Nelson City


Nelson City

Nelson City

202 Rutherford St
Ph (03) 546 6550

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With over 200 vehicles available onsite, plus many more, offering premium used vehicles and covering all price ranges.

The Car Company Head Office Team lead by Shane Drummond and Ben Brownie is located at 202 Rutherford Street and has some of the most experienced Sales people in the region.

The New Vehicle Range is available to view and demonstrate with one of our experienced Team Members at 150 Rutherford Street, our dedicated site for SsangYong & LDV. 

Jasper Gobes has returned to Nelson with his family after 20 years in Europe and is a real motorsports fan. His passion for cars and driving will help you find the right vehicle for your needs. In his spare time he enjoys walking and biking, while discovering all the beauty our wonderful region has to offer. 

Wendy has been a car enthusiast all of her life. In her spare time, she likes to go out on the Jet-ski with her husband and friends and travel/explore new places in her small collection of vehicles.  Wendy has been in the motor vehicle industry for nearly 6 years. She enjoys being able to help people find the right vehicle and seeing them happy with their purchase. We are excited to see where Wendy's passion and expertise get her within the mighty Car Company.

Tim Eddington is another long serving member who started out at the Tahunanui branch and has recently joined our Nelson team. He was previously in the paint and panel industry and saw vehicle sales as a great option as he loves dealing with people. Tim is a very understanding, knowledgeable, takes his time to make sure you are 100% happy with your new vehicle and experience. If Tim isn't working, he will getting those sails ready on the boat to head out for days.....he loves the water. 

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 organisation, management, logistic and communication skills supports our sales team immensely. 

Sara Richards originally from Wellington. Sara has been with The Car Company for 8 years now as our Administrator, when she's not behind the computer she's out riding the highways on her motorbike.

Kathryn Gray (Kat) was born and raised in the region and has 15 years experience in customer service and management. Kat is an ex netball player but still competes in the masters tournaments where their team "The Vino Vikings" won gold last year. She and her husband spend their free time out and about at the beach, river, or spending time with friends.

Marisa Blom is our hard working dedicated groomer who ensures 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 authorised service agents of SsangYong and LDV with the latest diagnostic equipment, parts and service, accessories, WOF's, Century Batteries, RHINO-RACK, LOCK-ON Tow bars and Maxim Hard Lids.  

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 4 Branches.

Also located at 202 Rutherford Street is The Car Company Head Office - home to 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

Shane Drummond
Managing Director
0274 432216

Ben Brownie
General Manager
021 258 6124

Wendy Blincoe
021 404 942

Xavier Kirby
027 255 4665

Jasper Gobes
022 325 7136

Tim Eddington
027 217 9318

Paul Scholfield
Vehicle Processor
027 275 7424

A selection of our vehicles:

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