• MG Motor New Zealand appoints first dealer partners
  • Dealership confirmed in the Bay of Plenty
  • Dealerships to bring the MG3 Auto and MG ZS to the country for the first time

MG Motor New Zealand is delighted to announce the appointment of its first dealer partners for the country. The announcement marks the first MG dealerships to be appointed under SAIC Motor, who has taken on the local distribution of the marque in New Zealand. MG confirms Farmer Motor Group as its dealer representative in Tauranga.

Mike Farmer, Group Managing Director, Farmer MG (Tauranga) said “Farmer MG is located at 19 Hewletts Road, a special separate site where the brand will be led by well–‐known motor industry expert, David Briscoe. The Farmer Motor Group has been bringing automotive excellence to the Bay of Plenty for more than 25 years, and we’re very excited to now bring the historic MG brand to our customers.”

Farmer Motor Group will offer sales and service for new and existing MG customers and will bring the MG3 Auto and the MG ZS to the country for the first time. Doors are now open at 19 Hewletts Road, Mount Maunganui.

Mr. Peter Cao, CEO of MG Motor Australia and New Zealand said:

“We are humbled to be given the opportunity to enhance our operations in New Zealand with the appointment of our first dealer representatives. Having only just announced SAIC Motor’s expansion into New Zealand in February, we’re delighted by this swift momentum, and to be working with trusted and experienced dealerships to guide the brand in this new chapter.”

Product range

Arriving in New Zealand for the first time, the MG3 Auto is a new and stylish road trip companion. With its refreshed exterior, stitched leather sports steering wheel and spacious boot, the MG3 Auto is designed to deliver you from A to B in comfort and style, available from $17,990 (plus on–‐road costs).

The popular MG ZS compact SUV features a modern exterior, large boot space, integrated Apple CarPlay and a stargazer panoramic sunroof. With outstanding handling and fuel efficiency, the MG ZS is a popular choice for the family on the go, now available from $23,990 (plus on–‐road costs).

About MG Motor

MG Motor, under the guidance of SAIC Motor, has established itself as a global brand representing great value, impressive design, and high–‐quality manufacture. MG Motor is synonymous with fun, with a long heritage of more than 90 years in the industry.