SA Motor Lease Frequently Asked Questions

  • Do I qualify for a rent to own car if I am blacklisted?
  • Yes, SA Motor Lease accepts blacklisted individuals.
  • Where is your company situated?
  • JHB: 34, 14th street Marlboro CPT: Unit 6, Airport Business Park, Cnr Michigan str & Borcherds Quarry rd, Airport Industria PE: 54 Union Rd, Walmer near Airport
  • Tell me more about rent to own
  • It is a 48 month rental agreement with the option to buy the vehicle out at any time in the period. After 48 on time payments you can purchase the car for R100
  • How much is the required deposit? If I pay a higher deposit will my rental payments decrease?
  • The deposit is vehicle dependant but usually R12 000. A higher deposit will decrease the monthly rental amount
  • Can you give me a stock list of all available vehicles including what their rentals will be?
  • The website gives a good indication as to the types of vehicles we do most commonly as well as the prices for each car
  • When is the deposit and rentals due and payable?
  • The deposit and the first month’s rental are payable upfront once a vehicle has been confirmed
  • I saw a special on your website, is it still available?
  • The website gives an indication to the cars we do most commonly as well as the associated prices. Should a vehicle with similar specifications be available the special will apply
  • Do you accept trade-in?
  • Unfortunately, not.
  • What are the requirements to be able to apply?
  • The basic requirement are that you need to be based in Gauteng, Cape Town and Port Elizabeth have a net income of R14000 per month
  • I am currently under debt review/blacklisted, can you assist? Do you do Credit checks?
  • Yes we can assist you, we do credit checks but an adverse credit record does not mean that you will not qualify
  • Does overtime count towards the net salary requirement?
  • If it can be proved on a consistent basis
  • Do I have to make a balloon payment at the end of the lease period?
  • NO, after 48 on time payments the purchase price of the vehicle is R100
  • Can I purchase the car during the lease term?
  • Yes, you have the option to buy the vehicle out at a pre-determined cash price at any time in the contract
  • Can I apply with my spouse?
  • Yes, joint applications are welcome
  • I am self-employed, can I apply?
  • Yes you can, we would need business as well as personal bank statements
  • I am a foreigner in SA, can I apply?
  • Yes you can provided you have the necessary permits to be in the country and are permanently employed
  • How long does it take from applying to receive a car?
  • Applications are processed within a week, then it works on a first come first served basis depending on vehicle availability
  • I need a car urgently, and I am blacklisted; can you assist?
  • Should we have a vehicle available we will gladly assist
  • I need a car for a few months, can you assist?
  • Our parent company, Pace Car Rental, is the preferred long term car rental company in Gauteng, Cape Town & Port Elizabeth 
  • Is the insurance comprehensive insurance?
  • YES, it does not include personal items in the vehicle, insurance is linked to the on time monthly rental payments
  • Do I get unlimited mileage?
  • There is no limit on the mileage
  • Who is responsible for the maintenance of the car?
  • The monthly rental includes licencing, tracking and insurance, you are responsible for the maintenance
  • How much is the deposit and rental for bakkies?
  • Generally, between R10k and R15k, but it is dependent on the vehicle