For Vehicles and Finance Options, John & Lea Knowles

Assisting with professionalism and integrity so you can buy with confidence

After more than 40 years, Economy Cars Ltd is departing from Moorhouse Ave and moving to an online service.
Please call John on 021 321 967 021 321 967 or email
John and Lea will continue to buy, sell and trade your vehicles.

  • Vehicle brokerage
  • Sourcing cars
  • Imports from Japan
  • Buy, sell, trade

Tailor Made Finance Packages

Tailor Made Finance Packages

Economy Cars Limited has established strong business relationships with reputable finance companies which can provide finance for your next vehicle purchase with a wide range of options regarding the level of deposit (including no deposit finance) and extended terms for repayment.
All clients are treated with absolute confidentiality.
We understand every person has different needs and varying budgets. We look forward to meeting, discussing and working with you to find a reputable finance company which can tailor a finance package with repayments to suit your requirements so that your new vehicle is a pleasure to own and comfortably affordable.
Please feel free to apply online by pressing the Apply Now button.

Why Choose Us

Established more than 40 years ago and going strong today

It means we've adapted as the retail business of supplying quality used vehicles to great people has changed. John Knowles is renowned as a stalwart of the industry in Canterbury and New Zealand having served terms as National President of both the former Motor Vehicle Dealers Institute and the Motor Trade Association, supporting Dealer education and values through the years.

- Personal Selection

If you have specific requirements in a vehicle, John Knowles can personally broker a deal for a specific choice of vehicle you need.
You will be involved in the purchase process so as you ensure you are getting exactly the vehicle you are looking for with the finance package that suits, or the cash price you wish to pay.

- Nation Wide Delivery

Economy Cars Ltd, in most instances can offer a door to door service Nationwide at extremely competitive rates.
We endeavor to make your out of town purchasing as pleasurable as if you were standing in our dealership and in many cases will do our best to supply delivery free of charge.

- Warranties & Insurance (MBI)

Economy Cars Ltd has been operating since 1974 and ensures all vehicles leave with an inhouse service check and suitable warranty.
If for any reason you wish to extend the period of protection, we can also arrange 12, 24, and 36 month MBI’s for extremely competitive rates, which protect your motoring needs Nationwide, for a term you feel comfortable with.