Foundation

Established in 1981, by the Moolla brothers. The SAFY Group comprises of locally managed operations in the motor vehicle business sector. The primary business interest being the management and marketing of vehicles. Divisions include: New vehicle dealerships, pre-owned vehicle dealerships, vehicle rentals and logistics

Our Vision

Through our commitment to quality and service excellence, we aim to exceed customer expectations at every interface.

Purpose Statement

Our business is driven by passion and service excellence, every time!

How do we back this up?

Core Values: Flexibility, Competitiveness, Passion, Dynamism, Trust, Loyalty

Our Mission

To continually improve performance and extend our portfolio through, excellent management, principle-driven ethical leadership, and the sharing of capabilities, knowledge, resources and information.

Growth

  • We are dedicated to continuous innovation and pursue opportunities to accelerate growth.
  • We will recognize and reward excellent performance, which drives superior results.

Community Responsibility

We are active participants in our communities and encourage employee involvement in charitable activities.

The SAFY Group employs in excess of 1300 people, and has an annual turnover in excess of R1 Billion.
Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment B-BBEE: Level Three Contributor

Dollar Thrifty Car and Van Rental

Location: South Africa, Namibia and Mauritius
Established: 2002
No. of staff: 634
Nature of business: Rental of passenger and commercial vehicles.

About

Thrifty Car Rental is one of the fastest growing Independent Car Rental Companies in South Africa and Namibia. They are members of the South African Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association. Presently Thrifty Car Rental has a strong National footprint, with representation at all the Major airports as well as Central City branches, currently holding 31 branches in total.

Thrifty Van Rental offers a varied fleet of single and double cab vehicles (including 4x4's), and panel vans to serve commercial requirements. The Van Rental division operates within ‘Thrifty Car & Van Rental' and is represented accordingly at all the Thrifty branches nationally.

Dollar Rent a Car Luxury vehicle rental division for the discerning driver. Specializing in the rental of Mercedes Benz, BMW and other luxury vehicles. Available at selected Branches.

Dollar Thrifty Car Rental Dollar Thrifty International was acquired by Hertz Global in November 2012, collectively the group now operates around 10 720 locations worldwide. The SAFY Group acquired the South African and Namibian Franchise in May 2002. Dollar Thrifty Car Rental Southern Africa has a fleet in excess of 5 000 vehicles. Our vehicles are replaced every 12 months with current models, ensuring that all active vehicles are always less than a year old.

Dollar Thrifty Car Rental has won numerous ACSA Feather Awards for Best Car Rental Company in our Class over the last 5 years.

Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment

Thrifty Car Rental is a South African Black Empowerment entity, we are proud to be part of the transformation process. We currently have a BEE status of Level 3.

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Contact Information

South Africa Tel: 086 100 2111

South Africa Int: +27 11 230 5201

Sales: rez@thrifty.co.za

Customer Care: customercare@thrifty.co.za

Namibia Tel: 0800 100 211

Namibia Int: +264 61 233 035

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