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

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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 Sendall also a born and bred Nelsonian and from a background in vehicle sales. Ryan has over 5 years experience and is extremely knowledgeable in the motor industry.

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'. 

Scott McMillan the new kid on the block at The Car Company but no stranger to vehicle sales. From 2009 he has sold vehicles in both Nelson and Auckland, a wealth of experience in new cars, used cars, commercial and recreational vehicles, Scott is happy to assist you with all your vehicle requirements.

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:

  • Mazda MX-5 1999

    $ 8999
    Second generation Mazda MX-5. Now this is a special wee...
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  • Suzuki Cultus 2000

    $ 5999
    WEEKEND SPECIAL Tidy small size station wagon and economical and...
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  • Suzuki SX4 2007

    $ 10999
    Hand picked by our own buyer Ryan Horncastle while in...
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  • Nissan Tiida 2009

    $ 11999
    Great colour and low kms. Our best selling and reliable...
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Gary McGregor
Rutherford Street
027 447 0082
Chris McQuade
Rutherford Street
027 484 7444
Ryan Horncastle
Rutherford Street
021 434 354
Ryan Sendall
Rutherford Street
027 411 9799
Scott McMillan
Rutherford Street
027 263 1172