An artist's impression of the Queenstown Motor Group car
dealership building in Remarkables Park town centre. Image
A new car dealership selling four-wheel drives is to open
in the Remarkables Park town centre later this year.
Queenstown Motor Group, driven by Otago brothers and
businessmen Ken and Pat Cummings, will be in a brand new
showroom directly opposite New World Wakatipu.
Managing director of the group, Ken Cummings has more than 38
years' experience in the motor industry in Dunedin and
He is looking forward to increasing the Queenstown client
The dealership would sell brands such as Audi, Volkswagen and
Subaru, he said.
"These cars are very familiar and popular throughout this
region because they are well suited to the outdoors
lifestyle, the climatic conditions and mountain roads."
Pat Cummings said they were delighted with the high-profile
"It's highly visible and Remarkables Park town centre is an
ideal location for this business. We've enjoyed a good
working relationship with Remarkables Park Ltd."
He said the company's decision to make the
multimillion-dollar investment in Queenstown was in response
to huge growth in the region and demand for a local
"This showroom has been some years in the making. We've been
watching the market and looking for the right position and
right time. We expect this dealership to serve the motoring
needs of the wider Southern Lakes community."
The showroom was designed by local architect David Stringer,
of David Stringer Architects Ltd.
Rilean Construction will start construction on the showroom
within the next few days.
The new showroom is expected to be open by Christmas this