Standard Triumph cars were both sold and assembled in New zealand. The earliest advert I have is this showing a Standard 13.9hp two seater Standard. E Reynolds & Co Ltd of Wellington were a distributor of Standard cars and in this advert are looking to recruit dealers to sell Standard cars in News Zealand.
Amuri Motors Ltd
|Amuri Motors Ltd 1950 Triumph Renown advert|
Amuri Motors Ltd, of Durham Street, Christchurch, New Zealand were a factory appointed distributor of Standard Triumph cars.
|Amuri Motors Ltd Triumph Toldeo advert|
Northern Automobiles Ltd
Northern Automobiles Ltd, 152-156 Albert Street, Auckland, New Zealand Standard Vanguard advert.
I have two photos of the garage at a later date of the Hamilton branch.
|Northern Automobiles Ltd - Hamilton NZ - image 01|
|Northern Automobiles Ltd - Hamilton NZ - image 02|
T R Taylor Ltd
- T R Taylor Ltd - Alexandra
- J R Murray Ltd - Balcutha
- Srath Taieri Motor Engineers Ltd - Middlemarch
- Brownlie Motors Ltd - Owaka
- North End Service Station - Oamaru
- Wedderburn Garage Ltd - Wedderburn
|T R Taylor dealer address tamp on Standard Triumph Review magazine cover|
Newton King Ltd
|Newton King Ltd of New Plymouth|
Plea for informationIf you have any more information or recollections about Standard Triumph car dealers in New Zealand, photos of window stickers, dealer badges or sill plates etc please let me know. I can be contacted via the comments to this post or on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/stephen.weblin
Further information and sourcesLink to the other articles in this series.
Link to face book page: Triumph Car Dealers.
Link to my Triumph Car Dealers Flickr gallery of images I have found on Flickr.
I have a collection of Standard Triumph car dealer directories: http://vitessesteve.blogspot.co.uk/2016/03/triumph-car-dealer-directories.html
Picture credits: Newton King Ltd of New Plymouth from Chris Burle on facebook;