celebrates its first anniversary – The Citizen celebrates its first anniversary with a look back at a successful 12 months

November saw celebrate its first anniversary and meanwhile the new off-road car house for SA’s largest dealer group has proven itself to consumers and Motus alike.

The launch of was a first for a group of dealers. The website provides consumers with everything they could possibly need to make an informed vehicle purchasing decision in a simple, secure and convenient way all in one place.

A single location for all cars

Although there are still several other online aggregation sites in South Africa where consumers can find new and used cars, remains the only full online brand. is a one-stop-shop for all cars and offers consumers the ability to browse or buy their next new or used vehicle or motorcycle online. represents 25 new brands of passenger cars. In addition, lists more than 8,000 demonstration and used vehicles at any time.

What makes unique is that all listed vehicles are owned by Motus thanks to the support of 300 dealers across the country.

Last year received over 2 million visitors to its website. has found favor with consumers since its launch thanks to its advanced features, ease of use and complete peace of mind being owned by Motus.

Doing business with a trusted brand

Motus, SA’s largest automotive distribution group, has existed since 1948 and has remained relevant by always adapting to the latest consumer and market demands.

Today, over 75% of Motus customers start their car buying journey online and over 50% of all Motus car sales come from an online platform. The ease of use and the wide variety of vehicles, all of which are owned by Motus, mean that has proven to be a great sales tool, with 12% of all website inquiries turning into actual sales.

The blog pages on have also become an extremely popular source of new model news and useful consumer information with over 400 articles and 200 new vehicle reviews published last year.

The success of can be attributed to the fact that it was built on the same four themes of the Motus business, namely trust, credibility, experience and transparency. is the online brand of an organization that lives and dreams of cars. A network of experts who do everything with a passion for cars, so that only the car buyer has to click!

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