Lanny has been in the automotive industry since 1988. He worked for a number of companies after doing his 4-year apprenticeship in Zimbabwe where he was a top student. He worked for reputable companies including Puzzey & Payne (Peugeot & tractors), Mike Apple (engine reconditioning), Derek’s Bike Centre, Zimbabwe Defence Industry as well as for the Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Autority. Lanny migrated to New Zealand in 2003 where he has worked in a number of companies as a motor mechanic. He worked at Seat Belt Specialists, Centreline Suspension, and Vehicle Testing Station (VTNZ) as a Warrant Of Fitness (WOF) Inspector for cars, trailers, motor bikes and taxis (COF).


2006 saw the birth of ROLCH Automotive Ltd. The name ROLCH came from the name of Lanny’s family members, namely Romana (wife), Lanny, Chiedza (daughter). Equipped with the latest garage equipment, ROLCH Automotive has been delivering superior quality automotive repairs, maintenance and Warrant Of Fitness. ROLCH Automotive also boasts of a team of highly skilled Motor Vehicle Mechanics who strive to do every job first time every time. We are here to serve you so try us and you will never regret it!

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