Uniquely engineered anti-motor vehicle theft lock “Zederlock” launches in South Africa

Uniquely engineered anti-motor vehicle theft lock “Zederlock” launches in South Africa

“Zederlock has taken the international vehicle anti-theft market by storm. The product has been immensely successful in over 70 countries for the past 28 years and it is now available at selected fitment centres throughout South Africa”, said MD of Zederlock South Africa Mark Feuilherade.

Goran Trska, the European based Zederlock International Marketing and Sales Director said “we are extremely happy and excited about the introduction of Zederlock into South African. We believe that with our many years of experience throughout 71 countries, a top quality and award-winning product, and with the collaboration of the Zederlock South Africa team, we will be very successful in ensuring less motor vehicle theft in South Africa”.  

“I am also aware that old technology steering and gear locks have in the past been introduced into the South African market without much success and that none have been able to claim the “zero-car-theft” statistics achieved by Zederlock”, he concluded.

“We are proud to say that of the just over 6 million cars successfully fitted with the award-winning Zederlock system, none has yet been reported stolen”.

Our large team of developmental engineers and technical experts ensure that the highest level of quality in terms of materials and precision engineering is assured. Most of the largest insurance companies in Europe, USA, Asia and Russia support the product.

Zederlock consistently meets the exacting TUV International Quality Certification Standards and carries the German TUV Quality Certification, International Patents, as well as having been awarded numerous quality awards throughout the territories that they are represented in. Zederlock is also Dekra approved. All certifications can be found on their website.

Richard McElligott, Capital Efficiency Group CEO, said “we are excited to engage with Zederlock SA as their strategic advisors – Zederlock is the undisputed global leader in protection against light and commercial vehicle theft. We look forward to working closely with the Zederlock SA Management team as they pursue their strategic growth objectives in South Africa”.

Documented statistics demonstrate that over 45,000 motor vehicles were stolen in South Africa during 2018 and that these figures are part of as rising trend.

“I am extremely pleased that a respected Company like Capital Efficiency Group shares our views about the exciting opportunity ahead for Zederlock SA. This association will help accelerate our growth within the vehicle anti-theft device market”, said MD of Zederlock SA Mark Feuilherade.

He added that “the new Zederlock Vehicle Anti-Theft device will give South African insurers and vehicle owners added peace of mind knowing that their cars, bakkies and trucks will remain exactly where they were supposed to be”.

“After extensive research and dialogue with various South African insurance giants and the wider motor dealer network, we have introduced this innovative and world leading product that will protect South African road users from vehicle theft”, said Mark Feuilherade.

Zederlock is easily installed and has no effect on the steering dynamics. It is a state-of-the-art accessory that protects your vehicle from theft. The products are manufactured under strict controls with ISO accreditation standards 9001 and 14001. The product has also been approved and accredited by TUV in Europe and holds Dekra certification.

“Zederlock was established in Europe in 1991 - 28 years ago with the specific objective of finding the best security solution for international automobile theft. It is well-established and highly successful in 70 countries throughout Europe, UK, America, Russia, Asia and South Africa is the 71st in the Zeder family.

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