About Us

We are an adaptive engineering solution dedicated to providing you with up to date, seamless design integrations.

Wholly owned and operated in Australia and with over 44 years in the automotive and engineering industry, our purpose is to deliver an Engineered for You solution and seamless design integration. Adaptive Manufacturing are also pleased to advise that we are an Integrated Partner of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles.

Our customer service strategy ensures that we provide:


Sound understanding of the local market


Full understanding of dealership requirements


Proven efficiency in our retail approach


Loyalty and investment in the VW family for over 30 years



Peter Eblen

Managing Director

Peter is responsible for client strategy and company growth. With over 35 years in specialised engineering, vehicle modification and general mechanical, management roles and Managing Director in vehicle dealership & collision repair.

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Amanda Joubert

Administration Manager

Amanda is responsible for general accounting and operational administrative tasks at Adaptive Manufacturing. Amanda also oversees marketing strategies, social media campaigns, ISO9001 accreditation and other administrative tasks for our team.

Melissa J Van Rensburg

Sales & Marketing Admin Support

Offering administrative support to our sales and marketing team, Melissa uses her understanding and experience in sales, marketing and customer relations to provide pivotal support to our team ensuring seamless operations and day to day efficiencies.

Manoj Dhakal (BEng & MEM Engineering Management)

Technical and Production Assistant

Manny’s role encompasses vehicle receiving and delivery audits, coordinating with accessories suppliers, managing production scheduling, overseeing GVM inspection and Registration, and providing technical support for wheelbase extensions and accessories.

Hayley Muldoon

Product Specialist

Hayley’s role is in managing sales and client relationships. Hayley is also responsible for managing client campaigns across social media and direct mail and assisting with marketing, marketing material creation and website management.

Bhavin Patel (MAcc)

Inventory & Production Support

As stock controller, Bhavin is responsible for overseeing all aspects of inventory at Adaptive Manufacturing. This includes ordering, logistics, stock management, manufacturing and supplier relationships.

Volkswagen Amarok

The ultimate ute for on the road and in the bush.

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Our dedicated network of automotive organisations include:

  • Collision repair staff
  • State of the art facilities
  • Chasis specialists
  • Access and outsourcing to Volkswagen Body Builders
  • Access to a 3D scanner and Bureau Printer if required

Our technical capabilities include:

  • Understanding of the vehicle registration process in Australia
  • Proven record with Volkswagen
  • Ability to deliver on Volkswagen’s specifications in repairs and modifications
  • Broad experience with dealerships and the repair sector
  • Access to key industry partners to maximise efficiency and safety


next step


Contact a Volkswagen dealership


Converting my current Amarok


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