Welcome to the Ateco Group

The Ateco Group is a leading independent automotive vehicle distributor and automotive service provider headquartered in Australia and operating in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.

For nearly four decades the Ateco Group has been a driving force behind the launch of new automotive brands across in Australia and New Zealand, and the development and growth of brands in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.

The Ateco Group provides unrivalled local market knowledge, expertise as well as a range of automotive support services that enables it to either offer the complete package required for the launch and management of automotive brands or for OEMs to select support services offered by the Ateco Group to bolster their own operations in the local markets.

“The Ateco Group is uniquely positioned to be able to assist any automotive company to launch their products in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa, whether it is a complete turn key operation or to supply specific support services to an existing operation. The Ateco Group’s facilities enables new market entries to punch well above their weight at launch and not to be hampered by a lack of support services when undergoing growth. In short, the Ateco Group is the complete solution for automotive distribution and sales in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.” – Neville Crichton, Executive Chairman, The Ateco Group


The Ateco Group’s Unique Record

• Ateco, the largest locally-owned, independent distributor has been in business for nearly 40 years.
• It has represented brands such as Suzuki, Audi, Volkswagen, Citroën, Alfa Romeo, Kia, Fiat, Ferrari, Maserati, Chery, Great Wall, Ssangyong, Foton and Lotus.
• In Australia Ateco distributes LDV, Maserati and Renault as well as remanufacturing RAM Trucks into right hand drive for sale in Australia and New Zealand.
• In New Zealand Ateco distributes the full Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) range as well as Maserati.
• In South Africa Ateco is the importer and distributor of Maserati.
• Ateco operates warehousing in Sydney, Melbourne, Auckland and Johannesburg, with offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Auckland and Johannesburg.
• Ateco has more than 130 active dealers in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.



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