Nelson City

Nelson City

Premium Selection "at the best price"

194-206 Rutherford St
Ph (03) 546 6550 then press 1
Fax (03) 546 6559

View our Nelson City branch vehicles

With over 150 vehicles available onsite, plus many more, offering premium used vehicles and our Brand New LDV Vans and SsangYong vehicles.

Our main Rutherford Street branch has 3 of the most experienced salesmen in the region. Chris McQuade is a true blue Nelson local and started his selling career with Motorbikes in the mid 70's. He then moved on to selling beds for a number of years before starting work in the motor industry about 20 years ago, 16 of those years have been with The Car Company.

Gary McGregor has been in the motor industry for some 25+ years and has worked with our Managing Director, Shane Drummond for 20 of those. Gary is our Motueka and Golden Bay specialist and is happy to take The Car Company to "The Bay".  

Damien Taylor comes from a background in vehicle sales and sold his first car at the age of 12. With over 30 years experience in the industry Damien has worked at The Car Company for 20 of those, he has a vast knowledge in the motor industry specializing in leasing and finance.  

Ryan Horncastle a Nelson local has a background of over 20 years in hospitality, distribution and sales, and 8 years experience in the motor industry.  Ryan is our Nelson branch Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Specialist and is happy to talk through the 'benefits of buying electric'. 

Jason Bucksey (Buck) originally from Christchurch. Jason has over 17 years experience in new and used vehicles here in Nelson and Gold Coast Australia. With over 500 vehicles in stock Jason can assist you with all your vehicle requirements.

Xavier Kirby the new kid on the block, originally from Wellington has been in the vehicle industry for 6 years, now learning from the best, Xavier is looking forward to showing you your new car!

Newly appointed LDV/SsangYong Brand Manager Dan McLaughlan has just joined the Nelson team from Wellington’s automotive game and having spent time in the industry in Dunedin, bringing together 13.5 years of knowledge, you are in good hands with your new Ssangyong, LDV or premium pre-owned vehicle.

Also located at 202 Rutherford Street is The Car Company head office - home to Managing Director Shane Drummond, our administration team and 'The Money Company' a Car Company subsidiary and finance company for all your finance and insurance needs. 

Opening Hours Monday:  Friday 8:30 – 5:30,  Saturday 9:30 – 5:00               Sunday 11:00 – 4:00

Meet the team

A selection of our vehicles:

  • Nissan E-NV200 2016

    $ 26999
    Secure this vehicle today with ONLY JUST 2000 KM. This...
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  • Ford Ranger 2019

    $ 47999
    BALANCE OF FACTORY WARRANTY! The ute that needs no introduction,...
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  • SsangYong Rexton 2020

    $ 44990
    Introducing a wonderful "best bang for your buck" 7 seater...
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  • Suzuki Swift 2007

    $ 7999
    2007 MANUAL Swift! Birthday sale trade in vehicle appraised through...
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Ryan Horncastle
Rutherford Street
021 434 354
Jason Bucksey
Rutherford Street
027 230 3541
Dan McLaughlan
Rutherford Street
021 676 671
Xavier Kirby
Rutherford Street
027 255 4665
Gary McGregor
Rutherford Street
027 447 0082