Torre Parts and Components manufactures and distributes quality branded parts and components into both the African and global markets.
They operate across four distinct market segments namely, Automotive, Commercial, Off Highway and Industrial.
Based in Johannesburg, with manufacturing operations in Cape Town and Port Elizabeth, Torre Parts and Components is both ISO9001 and ISO14001 certified with a variety of supply contracts to both the aftermarket and original equipment markets.
Torre Industries, the parent company is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
Torre Parts and Components has been manufacturing and distributing the Gabriel brand of shock absorbers, struts and gas springs into the South African market since 1935 and has a uniquely proud South African brand pedigree in excess of 100 years old.
They also offer steering dampers and accessories such as nuts, bump rubbers, spring seats and bushes.
The Gabriel product range is supplied under the following brands:
- Gabriel® GasRyder™
- Gabriel® Safari™
- Gabriel® Safari HDP™
- Gabriel® FleetRyder®
- Gabriel® Gaslift®
We are also able to offer a full range of private label shock absorbers, struts and gas springs.
The product range covers the following sectors:
- Passenger vehicles
- Light Commercial Vehicles / Pickups
- Heavy Commercial Vehicles / Trucks
- Fleet Operators and Government Fleet applications
- Specialised applications such as Railway suspension and Military vehicles
- Two Wheeler and Three Wheeler applications
Torre parts and Components distributes to the African, North American, European and Australian automotive markets.
Our products are engineered, manufactured and tested to meet the extreme African conditions.
We supply 1800 vehicle applications for sub-Saharan Africa with ease of export to all global markets via Cape Town.
The Torre parts and Components product range also include brands such as FTE, TIMKEN, VDO, Echlin, WARN, Hi-Lift, Truck-lite, Airflow, VisionX and Textar.
Torre Parts and Components also have a Technical Assistance Agreement with Gabriel India.
The Technical Assistance Agreement allows Torre Parts and Components access to the latest development, testing and manufacturing technology currently employed by Gabriel India.
The Technical Assistance Agreement provides Torre Parts and Components additional support in accessing the local and African original equipment markets including LCV, HCV and two wheeler applications.
Gabriel India, part of the Anand Group, was the pioneer of Ride control products in India. They are India’s leading original equipment market supplier, providing the widest range of Ride control products in the country.
The operation includes 7 Manufacturing facilities and 3 Satellite plants backed by 3 ultra-modern, state-of-the-art R&D Centres.