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Summary

CARtime is a leading group of independent motor vehicle service centres that provides potential franchisees with a full turnkey operation with existing access to established relationships with suppliers, customers, and other essential business services.

CARtime is accredited by the following organisations:

FASA (Franchise Association of South Africa)

MIWA (Motor Industry Workers Association)

RMI (Retail Motor Industry)

Right2Repair

MIO (Motor Industry Ombudsman)

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Background and History

CARtime is a leading group of independent motor vehicle service centres that provides potential business owners with a full turnkey operation with existing access to established relationships with suppliers, customers, and other essential business services.
Established in 1999 with the first branch in Midrand, we have stood the test of time.
CARtime is accredited by the following organisations:
FASA (Franchise Association of South Africa)
MIWA (Motor Industry Workers Association)
RMI (Retail Motor Industry)
Right2Repair
MIO (Motor Industry Ombudsman)

CARtime service centres are fresh, vibrant, well-equipped workshops, with complete state-of-theart motor vehicle diagnostic equipment for all manufactured types of motor vehicle, including the latest industry available data at your disposal.

This site has been fully developed by the Franchisor in George, it is fully operational and viable and is now being offered for sale. This is a great opportunity for someone to acquire this site and to continue building it.

CARtime service centres are manned with competent, friendly, and dedicated managers, technicians, and staff. The reception areas have been designed to give the customer a feeling of comfort and professionalism, security, and peace of mind to meet their expectations of highquality service to their vehicle.
Our customers are proud of their vehicle purchase – whether through necessity or status. Our ethos is to ensure that each customer is afforded the exact same service quality and support, irrespective of the make or model of their motor vehicle, that we would expect for our own vehicles

Products and Services

CARtime have been providing top quality car service and repairs in South Africa.
We offer reliable car repairs and the highest quality automotive services while ensuring complete customer satisfaction.

Training and Head Office Support

The new FRANCHISEE and staff undergo an intensive training programme, which encompasses practical on-the-job training.
The course content is designed to prepare the participants fully for the successful operation of their new business.
The course covers:
• Method of business operation and system implementation.
• Customer care and relations.
• Key financial controls.
• Opening day assistance from FRANCHISOR.
• How to market my business.
• Software training.

The training center is situated in Pinetown, South Africa.

• Courses run for a period of three weeks and are a combination of both practical and lectures.
• It is the obligation of the FRANCHISEE to ensure that all staff are fully trained prior to working in any store.
• On completion of the training course, the FRANCHISEE is handed a fully comprehensive operator’s manual for reference purposes.
• CARtime holds regular refresher courses, updates and training for new Franchise Staff

Assets

We procure, supply, and install all the required tooling and equipment for the store to apply for and receive a 5-star accreditation from RMI, from hoist, diagnostic machine, computer, software and so much more.

Employees

4 staff members
Manager / Service advisor
Receptionists
2 mechanics

Location, Building and Lease agreement

There is a 3 year lease in place with an option to renew.
We have negotiated a very reasonable lease with an affordable escalation.
Leasehold Rent: R336,000 per annum.
This branch is located in a prime location in central George with lots of passing traffic.
The premises are approximately 340sqm.

Financials and Forecasts

This branch is now 3 months old passed the breaking even point.
Detailed financial information will be given to potential buyers after a NDA has been signed.
This is a cash sale and no finance is available.
Over and above the selling price, the new franchisee will need R350 00,00 in working capital for rent deposits, first months rent and working capital.

Monthly Fees

Fixed MSF and fixed ADV.
Full disclosure will be given on signing a NDA.

Conclusion

We attribute part of our past success to:

Innovative marketing
Distinguished support service
Dedicated staff
Intensive training, both on and off site
Lucrative profit margins
Value added services
Qualified mechanics, all work guaranteed

Modern workshops with the latest diagnostic equipment that will detect faults, without guesswork, thus saving the customer time and money
Friendly customer-oriented attitude only obtainable from franchised operations
Conveniently located in close proximity to the customer’s place of work
Open on Saturdays
Established brand with a proven track record

Franchisor / Owners Comments

Are you interested in joining the CARtime family?

We are waiting to welcome you!

Join our family of numerous profitable CARtime outlets with their unique and vibrant ambience, enjoying the full support from our various specialists.

Call Koos on 063 294 7456 or Teri on 063 294 7501

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