5-7 Salisbury Road, Richmond
Ph (03) 544 5540

At The Car Company Richmond, we pride ourselves on our professional friendly service and offer a dedicated facility for your entire sales and after sale needs.

The Richmond Team led by Shane Drummond and Ben Brownie consists of 3 experienced members who are knowledgeable, friendly and like to see their customers receive an experience they too would also be happy with. 

Tim Eddington is another long serving member who started out at The Car Company Tahunanui and has recently joined our Richmond 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 very understanding, knowledgeable, takes his time to make sure you are 100% happy with your new car and experience. If Tim isn't working, he will be getting those sails ready on the boat to head out for days.....he loves the water! 

Jack Blakemore, originally from Edinburgh Scotland, moved to Nelson New Zealand with his Family at just 8 years old. He's always had a love for cars from a very young age and enjoys sharing his knowledge and enthusiasm with people. Joining The Car Company was perfect for Jack to combine his passion for cars and his charismatic approach to helping people. In his spare time he enjoys listening to vinyl records, bush walks and keeping fit and healthy.

Alan Ebdon is also a long serving member of The Car Company, he specialises in Finance and Insurance, is onsite, mobile and provides your one stop shop. Alan will provide you with all the information you need to make an informed decision, he believes in only selling a product or service which he believes me he is your man. If you like to have a laugh and some banter, Alan will have you smiling when you drive away. 

Our unique Company has the ability to offer all makes and models, new and used, in all price ranges and if we don't have what you are looking for, we'll do our best to source the right vehicle for you through our Local, National and International contacts.

At Richmond you have access to an onsite Business Manager with competitive full Finance options and Insurance products available. This gives you the ability to do the whole transaction at one location saving you time and making it easy.

The Car Company Team has over 150 years' experience in the Motor Industry and will always do our best to satisfy your requirements.

For more information on all of the products and services we offer please don’t hesitate to call into 7 Salisbury Road, Richmond 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


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Tim Eddington
027 217 9318

Alan Ebdon
Business Manager
027 457 3100

Jack Blakemore
Vehicle Processor
022 082 3933

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