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Meet your specialist team

Peter Johnston (PJ)

Managing Director

PJ, the Managing Director, is well known and respected in the industry, with over 40 years experience dealing with motor vehicles. PJ was Founding Director of the Imported Motor Vehicle Dealers Association (IMVDA), and Vehicle Identification NZ (VINZ) and was one of the original pioneers of the Japanese Import Industry. PJ is also Chairman of Rally New Zealand (WRC) and is a Justice of the Peace (JP)

Paul Cross

Operations Manager

Paul was born into the motor trade with his father being a car dealer for 45 years. Paul started his career installing aftermarket electronics into all types of vehicles. In 2010 to further grow his knowledge and experience he changed professions by moving into the mechanical trade which was a one-stop workshop for cars. Paul was employed by Fasttrack Automotive Compliance in 2013 to build and grow a Northshore based workshop Motorsafe Compliance. Motorsafe outgrew the shop they were in and Paul helped move into a larger shop to support the growth of Motorsafe. Paul is now overseeing Fasttrack and Motorsafe to increase the productivity, efficiency, and profitability.


Compliance Manager

Satish arrived in New Zealand in 2006 from Fiji where he was owner/operator of Taxi company where he also carried out all servicing and mechanical repairs on the cars.  He started working at  Fasttrack in 2007 as a trimmer, then moved onto Hoist/Mechanical services.He has now been a part of the Motorsafe/fasttrack family for 11 years he has worked his way up to Compliance Manager for Motorsafe.


Workshop Assistant

Is a car enthusiast and has been brought up around cars. He Joined Motorsafe in 2011 straight from school as Trimmer, he then worked his way up to Hoist & light repairs he has progressed to workshop assistant he knows the in’s and outs of the company and loves to help our clients so the get the best possible service.


Office Manager

Kelly Joined Motorsafe 2016 as Office Manager she has a background in Retail Management, Administration & Customer Service. She is the friendly face you see when you walk in our front door and can point you in the right direction for your compliance process.