European Motor Distributors

European Motor Distributors, takes pride in being the authorised importer and distributor of six exceptional brands from the Volkswagen Group.

Audi, CUPRA, Porsche, Škoda, Volkswagen and Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles.

European Motor Distributors (EMD) was established in 1977 by Sir Colin Giltrap, bringing prestigious European brands to the Aotearoa New Zealand market and creating exciting automotive employment opportunities for Kiwi. Today EMD still remains privately owned by the Giltrap Group, who are importers, retailers and distributors of 18 of the world’s best automotive brands.

With a people-first philosophy and a commitment to nurturing talent, the wider Giltrap Group proudly employs over 800 individuals, many of whom have advanced their careers through various roles across the organisation.


1 Nixon Street, Grey Lynn, Auckland 1021

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European Motor Distributors in New Zealand is the official importer and distributor of Audi, CUPRA, Škoda, Porsche, Volkswagen and Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles.