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.

The Car Company head office team led by Shane Drummond and Ben Brownie is located at 202 Rutherford Street and has some of the most experienced salesmen in the region.

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.

LDV and SsangYong Brand Manager 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. 

Jason Bucksey (Buck) originally from Christchurch. Jason has over 17 years' experience in new and used vehicles here in Nelson and on the 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!

Paul Schofield doesn't sit still for long, actually if you blink you'll definitely miss him!  Paul joined The Car Company team last year in Richmond and has recently taken on the role of Group Vehicle Processor based at the Nelson Branch, Paul's organization, management, logistic and communication skills supports our sales team immensely. 

Sara Richards originally from Wellington. Sara has been with The Car Company for 6 years now as our Administrator, when she's not behind the computer she's out riding the highways on her motorbike.

Jamie Taylor works alongside the management team as PA and oversees all Marketing streams for The Car Company. 

Marisa Blom and Damon Millar are our hard working dedicated groomers who ensure our vehicles are presented to you at a very high standard.

The Car Company has the Franchise for SsangYong and LDV alongside The Car Company Automotive are authorized service agents of LDV and SsangYong with the latest diagnostic equipment, parts and service, accessories, WOF's, and LOCK-ON Tow bars. The new vehicle range is available to view and demonstrate with one of our experienced team members.

We also offer a New Vehicle Broker service. As an individual you might purchase one or two vehicles every 4 or 5 years. As a broker we make arrangements for numerous vehicle sales every month and by having a large volume of sales we are able to obtain the best package for you through our extensive network of contacts. You still maintain all the benefits of a new car buyer including full new car warranty as you buy the vehicle direct from a franchised dealer. Our part is to negotiate the best deal including trade in and finance or leasing as you require and set up the introduction. Contact or phone 0274 432 216 or call in to one of our 3 dealerships.

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

For more information on all of the products and services we offer please don’t hesitate to call into 202 Rutherford Street Nelson or contact one of our team members.

We welcome you to look around our website and contact us with any enquiry you may have.

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:

  • Honda Stream 2010

    $ 10299
    7 SEATER LOW KMS SPORTY. This super popular Sporty...
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  • Audi SQ5 2016

    $ 72999
    This FULLY Maintained Kiwi New 2016 Audi SQ5 PLUS Quattro...
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  • Subaru Impreza Sport 2012

    $ 14299
    8 AIR BAGS SPORT. This Impreza is on its way...
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  • Toyota Hilux 2017

    $ 41299
    SR5 FULL SERVICE 1 OWNER. 2017 Toyota Hilux SR5 Limited...
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View more Nelson City branch vehicles

Ryan Horncastle
021 434 354

Jason Bucksey
027 230 3541

Xavier Kirby
027 255 4665

Ben Brownie
Group Buyer
021 258 6124

Paul Scholfield
Vehicle Processor
027 275 7424