Providing premium automotive solutions
World-class, award winning products
Products & Services
To a global customer base
As a wholly-owned subsidiary of JSE listed Invicta Holdings, Autobax is held to the highest standards of quality and service, and delivers accordingly. The established national footprint incorporates a head office in Johannesburg and branches in Cape Town, Port Elizabeth and Durban.
Internationally recognised as the only exclusive country-wide distributor of the Gates range of automotive timing components, Autobax has been Gates’ preferred South African service provider for over 35 years, in addition to being the exclusive kit packer for Timken products.
Since launching over 50 years ago, Autobax has expanded its basket of automotive parts to include a comprehensive range of timing components as well as bearings and allied products, supplied by leading manufacturers such as MRK, NTN and NSK, among others.
The Autobax legacy of integrity and dedication to its valued clients has been borne out by numerous supplier awards for excellence in quality and service. For a trusted partner in premium automotive solutions for Sub-Saharan Africa, look no further than AUTOBAX.
Autobax a division of Maroblox (Pty) Ltd’s name has changed to Autobax a division of Universal Parts Group (Pty) Ltd from the effective date of 16 February 2021. The name change is the start of a re-branding initiative whereby Autobax and its recently acquired subsidiaries operating under the Driveshaft Parts name will be incorporated into one single group named Universal Parts Group (“UPG”).
The people who work at Autobax share the vision and values of our industry.
We’re driven by the idea that a great business is born from diligence, good relationship's and quality products.
Gates Sales Manager
Branch Manager JHB
Branch Manager CPT
Lennard de Bruin
Branch Manager DBN
Branch Manager PE
We fight to protect our customers’ interests
The Autobax legacy of integrity to its valued clients
Dedicated to setting a leading industry standard
Supplier awards winner for excellence in quality and service