About TowMaster

Established in 1974, TowMaster has gone from strength to strength to become a dominant manufacturing force in the automotive market of towbars, bushbars, rollbars, sidesteps, cowcatchers and various related accessories.

As part of the privately-owned Sturrock & Robson Industrial Group, TowMaster remains committed to manufacturing and distributing a quality product to the highest standards specified by the industry .

Committed to Quality

TowMaster stands out in the South African towbar industry as a leader in testing facilities and programmes. TowMaster complies with the SABS 1505 standard which insists that all towbars are tested using computer controlled servo-hydraulic test rigs, which put towbars through a two million cycle fatigue test.

TowMaster is the only manufacturer to boast a ISO 9001 Quality Standard and is VDA6 approved - one of the highest quality standards demanded by the Automotive industry.

As further proof of our unyielding commitment to quality, TowMaster has all towbars tested and approved by the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM's).

The investment in skills and technology gives you the confidence to purchase a towbar which will give you, your family and other road users peace of mind for a product deemed safety critical.


Important Facts

  • TowMaster towbars conform to SABS 1505 specifications.

  • Since a towbar is a safety critical item, all materials used by TowMaster are certified for conformance to the design standard.

  • TowMaster's products have Motor Manufacturer's (OEM's) approval, ensuring correct fitment and conformance to Road Ordinance regulations.

  • TowMaster's bushbars, rollbars and cowcatchers are corrosion protected through phosphating, passivating and powder coating.

  • TowMaster bushbars are designed for aesthetic appeal without reducing their strength for front-end protection.

  • TowMaster is committed to quality with competitive pricing. TowMaster is ISO 9001 listed ensuring consistency of quality.


TowMaster provides a Lifetime Warranty on all towbars for design and material composition for first-time owners.