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Miles Toyota

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"Our single-minded aim is to provide our territory with a motor vehicle dealership that is second to none - with a level of customer service that today's consumers have every right to expect in the modern competitive world of vehicle trading."

- Bruce Miles, Managing Director.

Miles Toyota is one of the highest performing Toyota dealers, repeatedly winning awards for service and customer care. We have a Cantonese speaking Vehicle Sales Consultant for your convenience.

 

Book a Service   Parts Enquiry   New Vehicle Enquiry   Used Vehicle Enquiry

Address:
221 Montreal Street
Christchurch 8011

Postal: PO Box 22482
Christchurch 8140

Freephone: 0800 GO MILES
Telephone: 03 379 0610
Fax: 03 365 2441
Contact Form: Drop us a line
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Opening hours:

Sales & Finance

Mon-Fri 8.30am - 5.30pm
Sat 9am - 5pm
Sun 10am - 4pm


Easter Opening Hours

Friday 14th April Closed
Saturday 15th April Normal Hours
Sunday 16th April Closed
Monday 17th April 10am - 4pm

Service & Parts
Mon - Fri 7.30am - 5.30pm
Sat 8am - 12pm
Closed Sunday

 

Easter Opening Hours

Friday 14th April Closed
Saturday 15th April Normal Hours
Sunday 16th April Closed
Monday 17th April Closed

Meet the team

André Heyns

André Heyns | CEO

It is my pleasure to introduce our team and dealership to you. At Miles Toyota we are proud to represent the Toyota brand in Christchurch and passionate about providing a level of service which exceeds all of your motoring needs. Our dealership has been operating for over 15 years in Christchurch and we believe our values, service, facilities and overall value for money epitomises our slogan, Miles is Toyota.


New Vehicle Sales
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Aaron Frazer | New Vehicle Sales Manager

Mobile: 027 699 9354

Hi, I'm Aaron and I'm proud to be the New Vehicle Sales Manager here at Miles Toyota. Before joining the team in January 2017, I had many years of extensive sales experience, including at a European vehicle dealership in Christchurch.

I am looking forward to meeting you next time you are visiting our dealership, as well as helping you to find a Toyota vehicle that is just right for you!


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Barry Leung | Fleet Sales Consultant

Mobile: 022 368 1008

Hello there, I’m Barry and I speak both English and Cantonese.

I am really thrilled and feel privileged to be part of the award winning dealership, Miles Toyota.

Over the last two decades, I have had an awesome time working in the banking industry. The most satisfying part was helping customers realise their dream of owning their own dream home or making a positive difference with their financial situations.

Being with Miles Toyota, my passion and commitment continues to assist you to make the right decision to purchase your exact motor vehicle for your individual lifestyle. It is all about you and your motoring needs so it’s really imperative for me to ensure you are totally happy with your buying decision.

I am a car-enthusiast and perfectionist (I have owned over 35 cars to date) but accordingly to my wife, 'car enthusiast' is not exactly how she would describe me!
Other interests are playing tennis, fishing, taking road trips, music, properties and spending quality time with friends and family.

I’m really excited to be here and looking forward to have a chat with you over a cuppa.


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Daniel Sharp | New Vehicle Sales Consultant

Mobile: 027 7860 293

Hi, I'm Daniel and I'm proud to be part of the very friendly team at Miles Toyota. I love providing solutions to customers' motoring needs and in doing so create life time relationships built on friendliness, trust and excellent service.


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Louis Baretto | New Vehicle Sales Consultant

Mobile: 021 295 8297

Hi, I'm Louis, and I joined the team in August 2016. With a background in property sales, and a passion for vehicles this position is a perfect fit for me, and I have been loving it so far! I really look forward to meeting you next time you're visiting the showroom, and helping you find your perfect vehicle.


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Jacky Sun | New Vehicle Sales Consultant

Mobile: 021 106 7870

Hi, I'm Jacky and I joined the team in October 2016. I have a great passion for vehicles and have a vehicle sales background. I am also fluent in Mandarin, and I am looking forward to helping you find your perfect vehicle. I look forward to meeting you next time you're in our showroom, feel free to come and say hello, in English or Mandarin!


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Sam Freeman | New Vehicle Sales Consultant

Mobile: 027 555 5961

Hi, I'm Sam and I joined the team in January 2017. I have recently moved to Christchurch after studying and working down south, then having some travel experience in America. I am here to help you find a Toyota vehicle that is perfect for your needs. I look forward to meeting you when you are next visiting our showroom!


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Tom Palmer | New Vehicle Sales Consultant

Mobile: 027 928 1964

Hi, my name is Tom and it is such a pleasure to be a part of the New Vehicle Sales Team at Miles Toyota! Prior to my role at Miles Toyota, I was lucky enough to gain experience at a European vehicle dealership, based here in Christchurch.

Helping you to purchase a new vehicle is such an exciting part of my role. I look forward to meeting you and assisting you in becoming another happy Miles Toyota customer!


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Kristy Reid | Showroom Administrator

Hi, I'm Kristy and I'm your Showroom Administrator. I joined the team in early 2015, but I moved into this role in April 2016 from the Business Development team. I'll often be your first point of contact over the phone as well as in the showroom. I'm here to assist you with any enquiries you may have. I'm looking forward to meeting you all!


Used Vehicle Sales
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Matthew Downing | General Sales Manager

Mobile: 027 5757 537

I am delighted to be part of the Miles Team; meeting new customers and providing great experiences at our busy Toyota Customer outlets. I enjoy our dynamic business in Canterbury and the qualities of Toyota that make for a truly great international brand. I look forward to meeting you soon.


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Robyn Veal | Used Vehicle Sales Manager

Mobile: 0275 311 938

I have been with Toyota for a long time, specialising in vehicle sales. We have a great team here, and I really enjoy the satisfaction our customers get when we find them their perfect vehicle! I look forward to meeting you!


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Peter Urlich | Used Vehicle Sales Supervisor

Mobile: 027 207 4364

I joined the Miles Toyota team in mid-2014, moving into the role of Used Vehicle Sales Supervisor after some time in both New and Used Vehicle Sales. Growing up in Wellington, I studied at university in Palmerston North where I achieved a BSc majoring in Geography with a minor in Chemistry. After completing this in 2013, I worked for six months for City Care, right here in Christchurch.

I’m a people person with a passion for the automotive industry that I’ve held ever since I was young.


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Tama Milne | Used Sales Advisor

Mobile: 021 306 612

Hi, my name is Tama. I previously worked Lexus in Auckland and have owned my own business at Wilding Park Tennis Centre for over a decade before the earthquakes. My wife and I have both missed Christchurch and all our friends and are very pleased to be back long term.

I am very proud to join the used vehicle department at Miles Toyota who I believe to be the best dealership for the strongest brand in vehicle sales in the country.


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James Meyers | Used Vehicle Sales Consultant

Mobile: 027 239 1920

Hi, I'm James and I joined the team in February 2016. Previously I worked as a groomer and I love meeting new people, cars, skiing, technology and my girlfriend! I've got a friendly and optimistic attitude and I'm always happy to help out! I look forward to meeting you!


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Anthony Zonneveld | Used Vehicle Sales Consultant

Mobile: 027 365 3339

Hi, I'm Anthony and I joined the Used Vehicle team in June 2016, and it has been a great experience so far. With a passion for vehicles, I really look forward meeting you all, and to helping you find a vehicle that perfectly suits your needs.


Finance
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Andrew Elliott | Senior Business Consultant

I am excited to have joined the team in June 2013 and look forward to sharing my 26 years of Motor Trade experience gained in the UK .

When I first joined the Toyota family, it didn't take me long to realise the many advantages of the financial and warranty products that I now have the pleasure of providing to our customers. I look forward to tailoring a package for you, the valued customer, whether it be a personal or business transaction.

Don’t forget to ask about “Choices” a great way of financing a new Toyota with very competitive monthly payments!


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Tamara Iafeta | Business Consultant

I joined the team in July 2015 as a Business Consultant. After previously working in the banking and insurance industry I was ready to use my experience and take on a new challenge. I’m excited to be part of such a great team and to work with such a great brand.

I look forward to helping you tailor a package to meet your individual needs!


Business Development
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Colleen King | Business Development Manager

Hi, I'm Colleen, I have been with Miles Toyota for over 9 years now - and it only seems like half that period. I joined Miles Toyota to set up and manage our Business Development Team. We ring our customers after their visits with us ensuring we have provided the level of service that exceeds all others.  We also look after our group's websites and marketing so it is a very diverse team.  Miles Toyota is an awesome group to be working for, love my job and the people that I work with.


Marketing
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Mark Lincoln | Marketing Manager

As the Marketing Manager, I'm responsible for developing and maintaining our brand and marketing communications, including our online channels. I'll often be your first point of contact on our Facebook Page and Twitter account and can quickly find responses to your online queries from within our highly skilled teams.


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Ash Pearson | Marketing & Events Specialist

Hi there, I’m Ash, and I joined the Miles Toyota team in March 2014. After growing up here in Canterbury and graduating with a Bachelor in Visual Communication - Graphic Design, I've recently returned home from my OE, working throughout Europe.

As Marketing Events Specialist I’m responsible for putting together print marketing material and events for our customers – see you at our next event!


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Nicole Musson | Digital Marketing Assistant

Hi, my name is Nicole. I graduated from Christchurch Polytechnic in 2014 with a Bachelor of Visual Communications and a Diploma of Photography. I then joined the team in February 2015 as your Digital Marketing Assistant. In this role I work with the Marketing Team to keep our website and social media updated, along with keeping you updated through emails about our latest events, deals and what has been happening with our team.


Administration
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Tania Taylor | Operations Manager

Hi, Tania Taylor Operations Manager for Miles Toyota.

Under my portfolio is the financial reporting for our Miles Group branches. I am also proud to be part of a management team that supports and continually works towards achieving the BEST. Working for the group for a good number of years, each day has given me a different challenge ensuring that I never fail to sleep!

Being a working mother of two children - my daughter, Jaimee, and my son, Jackson - ensures that my time management needs to be up to scratch at all times. Having good support outside of work and a very understanding husband and children has allowed me to travel regularly with my job working from my North Island sites on average one in every three weeks.

The friendships and relationships that I have been lucky to be part of over the years and working with a team of people supporting them each to succeed in their desired roles has made me proud to be part of Miles Toyota and gets me through the challenges presented to see the next one succeed.


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Sonya Smith | Senior Administrator

Hello my name is Sonya and I am the Senior Administrator.

I joined Miles over 8 years ago and have been fortunate to work within a dedicated team and for a very committed company who value highly customer service and high standards. My role includes financial control of daily cash flow in coordination with our Operations Manager, verifying accuracy of documents and records relating to Control Accounts for the Miles Group.

I thoroughly enjoy my time working with Miles and believe what I do further supports the company's fantastic name.


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Tina Lange | Health, Safety and Environment Coordinator

Hi, I'm Tina and I joined Miles Toyota in October 2016 as the Health, Safety and Environmental Coordinator. Prior to this I worked in the Construction Industry for several years.

Health and Safety is something that I am very passionate about. I am currently completing my Diploma in Business Management (Health and Safety) at ARA Institute of Canterbury. I look forward to sharing my knowledge and continuing to build on the good health, safety and environmental culture here at Miles Toyota.


Service
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Tim Monk | Service Manager

After completing my apprenticeship in 1990 at a small country garage 40 minutes North of Christchurch I moved to the city and started working for Toyota as a Technician, I soon became Foreman and then Service Advisor. I have been Service Manager of Miles Toyota for the last eight years. I strongly believe our business is all about the people, customers and staff. I am a strong believer that all customer experiences with our company will be nothing but the best. I believe we have the best group of people working for us and this ensures great customer service which makes us better than the rest. At the weekends I like to snow & water ski & follow my sporting family as I am their number one fan!!


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Alissa Sharp | Direct Delivery/Environmental Administrator

Hi, my name is Alissa and I am your Direct Delivery/Environmental Administrator. I’ve been working in customer service since 2005 and I always enjoy meeting friendly customers every day and working with a great team of people. I look forward to the challenges this role sets me and a bright future with Miles Toyota.


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Simon Malcolm | Service Advisor

Hi, my name is Simon. After spending 5 years working in the workshop I am now working as a Service Advisor. I am here to make sure our customers have a hassle free pleasant experience and provide sound technical knowledge where necessary. I look forward to meeting you and helping you with your vehicle's servicing and repair needs.


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Jessie Racz | Service Advisor

Hi, my name is Jessie and I am your Service Advisor.

I joined the team in June 2015 looking for something new and exciting, starting out as your Showroom Administrator, then moving into the Service team. I am really enjoying working alongside all the great staff here.

I look forward to assisting you, in any way possible.


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Ashley Hyland | Service Advisor

Hi, my name is Ashley and I joined the team as a Service Advisor in January 2017. I have a strong background in customer service and I look forward to helping you with your vehicle's servicing as well as any problems or queries that you may have. I am excited for my journey ahead, working at Miles Toyota!


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Nicole Hunt | Warranty Administrator

Hi I’m Nicole and I’m your Warranty Administrator. I joined the team in January 2016. I look forward to meeting you and making sure that your experience with us is the very best!


Parts
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Barry McCarthy | Parts Manager

I have been with Miles Toyota for over 20 years, and in the Toyota Parts industry for 28 years. We are proud to be the largest Toyota parts dealer in the country!


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Chris Peters | Parts Supervisor

Hi, I'm the Parts Supervisor at Miles Toyota and have been with the Miles team for over 15 years. When I'm not at work, I'm usually playing weekend Golf games and supporting New Zealand's top Rugby Province: Canterbury!


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Nathaniel Smith | Parts Consultant

Hi, I joined the Miles Toyota Parts Department in 2012 but have been in the parts industry for over 7 years. I'm thoroughly enjoying my role here with our great team and great customers.


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Jamie Newman | Parts Consultant

I’m Jamie and I am a Parts Consultant here at Miles Toyota. I look forward to helping our customers to locate the correct parts that they need, as smoothly and efficiently as possible.


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Jared Williamson | Parts Consultant

Hi, I’m Jared, I joined the Parts Team in early 2015 with a strong retail and trade sales background. I am looking forward to combining my existing skills and my passion for the automotive industry while working for Miles Toyota.

I am enjoying being part of the Miles team, meeting customers and dealing with various parts enquiries.


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Adam Griffin | Parts Consultant

Hi, I'm Adam and I'm proud to be one of Miles Toyota's Parts Consultants. I joined the team in mid 2014 and am really enjoying the opportunities and challenges working within the Toyota Parts industry offers me.

I look forward to assisting you with your next parts enquiry and helping to keep your Toyota in top condition.


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Vinny Todd | Parts Consultant

Hi, I'm Vinny and I started with the team in late-2016 and I have really enjoyed my role so far. I am here to ensure that your vehicle parts needs are met, and I look forward to meeting you next time you are visiting the dealership!


Address:
80 Orchard Road, Christchurch, 8053

 

0800 GO MILES

Telephone: 03 358 0103
Fax: 03 358 0104
Contact Form: Drop us a line
Click here to view a larger map
Opening hours:

Service & Parts
Mon - Fri 7.30am - 5.30pm
Sat 8am - 12pm
Closed Sunday

Meet the team

André Heyns

André Heyns | CEO

It is my pleasure to introduce our team and dealership to you. At Miles Toyota we are proud to represent the Toyota brand in Christchurch and passionate about providing a level of service which exceeds all of your motoring needs. Our dealership has been operating for over 15 years in Christchurch and we believe our values, service, facilities and overall value for money epitomises our slogan, Miles is Toyota.


Service
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Bill Potter | Service Manager

My name is Bill Potter I am the service manager of the Miles Toyota Airport branch.
I have worked for Toyota for 15yrs + , I manage a team of 9. We are located at ChCh airport in a dedicated satellite service and new rental vehicle delivery centre.


Business Development
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Colleen King | Business Development Manager

Hi, I'm Colleen, I have been with Miles Toyota for over 9 years now - and it only seems like half that period. I joined Miles Toyota to set up and manage our Business Development Team. We ring our customers after their visits with us ensuring we have provided the level of service that exceeds all others. We also look after our group's websites and marketing so it is a very diverse team. Miles Toyota is an awesome group to be working for, love my job and the people that I work with.


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Lucy Megson | Business Development Advisor

Hi, I'm Lucy and I joined the team in April 2016 as your Business Development Advisor. I'm here to ensure that your recent purchase process went smoothly, as well as book you in for any services or WOFs that may be required. I look forward to speaking with you soon!