Supercheap Auto is one of New Zealand's leading retailers of automotive spare parts, hand tools, power tools, car care, electrical, outdoor products, and more. Below is the Supercheap Auto information like contact number, locations, hours, email, address and near me locations.
Supercheap Auto was founded in 1972, operating as a Mail-Order business. In 1972, Reg and Hazel Rowe founded an automotive accessories mail order business. By 1974, the business had a turnover of $1 million and opened its first retail location in Brisbane.
In 1993, the business was operating seven stores and Bob Thorn joined the company as Director of Retail Operations. Within 12 months the number of stores operating increased to 14 and Bob Thorn was appointed General Manager. In 1997, Bob Thorn was appointed Managing Director and served in this role until January 2006. During his tenure the business quickly grew to over 200 stores.