TATA Automobile Corporation (SA) Ltd. (TACSA) is responsible for the sales and after-sales service of TATA Trucks and Buses in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, and Swaziland through a network of 50 touchpoints. These vehicles are built on the basis of customer requirements with class leading features, reliability, comfort and safety, all at an affordable price. By offering lower life cycle costs, this adds up to offer operators power, speed, carrying capacity and operating economy. TACSA is a one-stop shop for all your commercial vehicle requirements. Our newly formed used division, “Trucks Assured”, assists clients with trade-ins. There are more than 25000 TATA trucks and buses on South African roads.
Established in 1945, Tata Motors Limited is India’s largest automobile company, with Tata employees that are guided by the vision to be “best in the manner in which we operate, best in the products we deliver, and best in our value system and ethics.” TACSA lives this vision and has been present in South Africa since 1997, with the parent company, Tata Africa Holdings SA having operations in Africa since 1977. This is close to 40 years in Africa.
Truck and Bus Range
We offer a full range of trucks and fully built tippers, from 4 tons right up to 75 ton and 28, 37 and 65-seater buses, TACSA has the needs of South African businesses covered. Offering fast turnarounds and superior customer service, Tata’s Dealer Network is a one-stop-shop for all your commercial vehicle requirements.
Warranty periods are best in class and starts at 3 year / 300 000km for the MCV to HCV range across 14 countries and at over 100 touchpoints in Southern and Eastern Africa. For the EHCV segment, there is a 4 year / 450 000km / 5000 hours warranty periods for the Prima range of vehicles. Warranty periods for the Daewoo range of trucks start from 1 year / 160 000km for the tippers and concrete mixers while the truck tractors and cargo trucks have a 2 year / 200 000km warranty. The Daewoo 480hp carries a 3 years / 600 000km warranty.
Services and Parts
We offer 24/7 roadside assistance with towing assistance provided by the AA, through our nationwide dealer network. The availability of Tata-trained technicians at our workshops ensures prompt service and maximum uptime of vehicles. Furthermore, Tata Genuine parts offer reliability and value for money and is available across all dealerships. Our parts availability is among the best in the industry.
With an assembly plant in Rosslyn, north of Pretoria, and a nationwide dealership network, TACSA prides itself on providing the best possible commercial vehicle experience.
Talking of warranties and after-sales service, we also have a Merseta accredited training centre that provides training to customers and government organisations, which helps to reduce maintenance costs as well as proper maintenance of Tata vehicles. Training is also provided to university students whilst specialised Driver Training is being provided to our operators.