Vehicle Location

Timaru Motors
207 Hilton Highway
Washdyke
PO Box 2001
7941
Timaru

Telephone: 03 6874133
Email: [email protected]

Timaru Motors

207 Hilton Highway
Washdyke
PO Box 2001
7941
Timaru

Telephone : 03 6874133

Department contact details

New Vehicles

Opening Times

Weekdays         8:30am - 6.00pm

Saturday            9.00am - 5.00pm


Telephone
03 6874133
Wayne Hitchcock Sales Consultant Email

Hitch has been part of the team since 1993, focussing mostly on the new vehicle operation.

He has a huge passion on the release of new models and introducing these to his long standing and loyal clientele base, whilst welcoming new customers into the Ford and Mazda camp.

He has a tendency to chase a small white ball around a course and enjoys the 19th hole.

You may also find him wandering the streets with dog in tow.

Phone:  03 6874191

Mobile:  027 4427707

Craig Tindall Sales Consultant Email

Craig joined the sales team at Timaru Motors in July 2014 to help strengthen the service being provided to customers looking at new and used vehicles. From a varied media background Craig has always been passionate about cars and enjoyed several years as a motoring writer for the Timaru Herald. Craig looks forward to seeing you out at Timaru Motors in Washdyke.

 Outside of work Craig enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys plus socialising with family and friends, some of this time includes camping, boating and mountain biking! And whenever he gets the chance he loves watching motorsport, while a big fan of V8's, he enjoys watching any event with Kiwi drivers in it.

Phone:  03 6874126

Mobile:  027 8366503

Craig Shillito Sales Consultant Email

Craig has been selling cars for over 30 years, and you will have seen him over the years selling all different brands. He came to Timaru Motors in 2008 where he focuses on both new and used vehicles.
Craig is passionate about his job and wants to ensure his clients get the best service.
When not at work Craig spends his time with his two children, in the colder months off skiing and in summer you will see him at the lakes boating.

Phone:  03 6874194

Mobile:  027 555 5519

Used Vehicles

Opening Times

Mon-Fri:  8.30am - 6.00pm

Saturday:  9.00am - 5.00pm

Telephone
6874133
Wayne Hitchcock Sales Consultant Email

Hitch has been part of the team since 1993, focussing mostly on the new vehicle operation.

He has a huge passion on the release of new models and introducing these to his long standing and loyal clientele base, whilst welcoming new customers into the Ford and Mazda camp.

He has a tendency to chase a small white ball around a course and enjoys the 19th hole.

You may also find him wandering the streets with dog in tow.

Phone:  03 6874191

Mobile:  027 4427707


Craig Tindall Sales Consultant Email

Craig joined the sales team at Timaru Motors in July 2014 to help strengthen the service being provided to customers looking at new and used vehicles. From a varied media background Craig has always been passionate about cars and enjoyed several years as a motoring writer for the Timaru Herald. Craig looks forward to seeing you out at Timaru Motors in Washdyke.

 Outside of work Craig enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys plus socialising with family and friends, some of this time includes camping, boating and mountain biking! And whenever he gets the chance he loves watching motorsport, while a big fan of V8's, he enjoys watching any event with Kiwi drivers in it.

Phone:  03 6874126

Mobile:  027 8366503

Craig Shillito Sales Consultant Email

Craig has been selling cars for over 30 years, and you will have seen him over the years selling all different brands. He came to Timaru Motors in 2008 where he focuses on both new and used vehicles.
Craig is passionate about his job and wants to ensure his clients get the best service.
When not at work Craig spends his time with his two children, in the colder months off skiing and in summer you will see him at the lakes boating.

Phone:  03 6874194

Mobile:  027 555 5519

Wayne Pateman Dealer Principal Email

Wayne began working for Timaru Motors while still at high-school doing work experience, and on completion of his education, he began a full time mechanical apprenticeship, then progressed to workshop foreman, and he was also Service Manager for five years.

He was appointed Dealer Principal/Chief Executive in 2009.  Except for a stint at Fonterra servicing the milk tankers Wayne has spent his entire working life at Timaru Motors.

He has two daughters and as a family they enjoy camping/boating and attending horse show jumping events with his daughter Melissa over the summer.  Wayne also enjoys his involvement with motor racing.

Phone:  03 6874133

Mobile:  027 2436706

Service

Opening Times

Car Service Reception:         Mon-Fri: 7:30am - 5.30pm

Workshop:           Mon-Fri 8.00am - 5.00pm


Telephone
03 6874133
Steve Hefford Service Manager Email

Phone:  03 6874198

Mobile:  027 8074962


Jonny Gilbert Service Foreman Email

Jonny Gilbert has returned to Timaru Motors and has stepped into the role as Foreman.

After completing his apprenticeship with us he ventured to the north to work for Isaac Performance Vehicles; where he had the opportunity to specialize in performance vehicles.

He has a passion for all things cars. He is our Mazda specialist technician as well and is committed to making sure your vehicle is fixed right first time.

Phone:  03 6874133

Warren King Service Advisor Email
Warren started at Timaru Motors in November 2020 and brings a customer service background in several different industries including the automotive trade.

He has always been passionate about Ford vehicles and is a long-time member of the local Falcon and Fairlane car club, having been the proud owner of a 1977 Falcon he has owned since 1990.  Coincidentally its only previous owner worked at Timaru Motors and ordered the car with the various options he desired.

Warren’s other passion is small-bore rifle shooting and represents Timaru and South Canterbury.

He has two daughters, one at Canterbury University and the other having been awarded a scholarship from Otago.

Warren enjoys getting away somewhere with his caravan and taking in the things the country has to offer.


Phone: 03 6874198


Administration

Opening Times

Mon-Fri: 08.00am to 5.00pm

Telephone
03 6874133
Phillippa Bedford Office Manager Email

Phone:  03 6874133


Raewyn Hawkey Sales Administrator Email

Raewyn joined Timaru Motors in May 2016. After working for many years in the electricity industry, she is enjoying her total career change supporting the Sales Team in a wide variety of roles, including finance applications. She has always loved cars and gets great satisfaction from seeing the smiles on customers’ faces when they collect their new car from the showroom.

Outside of work Raewyn enjoys spending time with her family and taking the dog for walks. Raewyn is an accomplished pianist and was the accompanist for local choir The Rhyth-Mix Singers for 15 years.

Phone:  03 6874121

Finance

Opening Times

Mon-Fri: 08:00 to 17:00

Telephone
03 6874133
Phillippa Bedford Office Manager Email

Phone:  03 6874133


Raewyn Hawkey Sales Administrator Email

Raewyn joined Timaru Motors in May 2016. After working for many years in the electricity industry, she is enjoying her total career change supporting the Sales Team in a wide variety of roles, including finance applications. She has always loved cars and gets great satisfaction from seeing the smiles on customers’ faces when they collect their new car from the showroom.

Outside of work Raewyn enjoys spending time with her family and taking the dog for walks. Raewyn is an accomplished pianist and was the accompanist for local choir The Rhyth-Mix Singers for 15 years.

Phone:  03 6874121

Parts & Accessories

Opening Times

Mon-Fri: 08:00 to 17:00

Telephone
03 6874125
Gavin Beach Parts Manager Email

Gavin has a wealth of parts experience, and is one of Timaru Motors longest serving employees - with over 30 years service. Not that he is very old - he just started very young (straight from school).

He has lived all his life (so far) in Pleasant Point, and has 2 adult children.

Gavin enjoys mountainbiking and motorbikes for a hobby, and currently rides a Buell 984cc, which you will see touring the countryside many weekends, when he is not working in his garden.

Gavin also enjoys motorsport, whether it be V8's or motorbikes.

Phone:  03 6874125

Mobile:  027 2205265

Carl Henwood Parts Specialist Email

Carl joined Timaru Motors in September 2020 with 7 years experience in parts.

He is the father of two young children - Evie and Quintin.

Carl loves anything to do with cars and motorsport and spending time with his family and friends.

Phone:  03 6874125


General

Opening Times

Mon-Fri: 08.00am to 5.00pm

Telephone
03 6874133
Wayne Pateman Dealer Principal Email

Wayne began working for Timaru Motors while still at high-school doing work experience, and on completion of his education, he began a full time mechanical apprenticeship, then progressed to workshop foreman, and he was also Service Manager for five years.

He was appointed Dealer Principal/Chief Executive in 2009.  Except for a stint at Fonterra servicing the milk tankers Wayne has spent his entire working life at Timaru Motors.

He has two daughters and as a family they enjoy camping/boating and attending horse show jumping events with his daughter Melissa over the summer.  Wayne also enjoys his involvement with motor racing.

Phone:   03 6874133

Cell:        027 2436706



Fleet

Opening Times

Weekdays         8:30am - 6.00pm

Saturday            9.00am - 5.00pm


Telephone
03 6874133