Latest News - Automotive

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March - Grip-Tech appointed approved supplied to Nissan South Africa. Our OEM approved products now available from any Ford, Nissan, Hyundai dealership near you.


February - Our automotive Auto-Grip® brand has a new home , where you can search our latest products by vehicle make and model.


October - Grip-Tech at the Johannseburg International Motor Show

Grip-Tech Automotive exhibited on the SA National Pavilon at Johannesburg International motor Show from 16-27 October 2013.

August - Auto-Grip® Canopy locks, T-Handles and Spare wheel locks for Telkom service vehicles

We are proud to announce that our unique high security canopy locks and stainless T-Handles have been selected by Telkom as standard equipment for their vehicles' fibre-glass canopies. The fleet is managed by Daimler Fleet (deBis) and the canopy locks and T-handles will be fitted to new canopies by Kango and SA Canopy.

May - Manuel Reis appointed to VESA Board

Manuel Reis, Managing Director of Grip-Tech, has been re-appionted VESA Board member and Chairman of VESA's mechanical committee.

 2012 August - Securi-lid specifies Auto-Grip® canopy latches for its full range of aluminium roller shutter load-body covers.

2011 August - Manuel Reis appointed to CSIR's National Robotics Strategy Steering Committee