Personally selected quality by Barry

If you are going to take the time to import a vehicle from Japan, import the best quality that your budget allows.

Cars imported, by Lion Motors are personally inspected in Japan by Barry. He is our company director and holds direct membership to dealer only vehicle auctions in Japan.

Being bilingual in English and Japanese combined with many years experience working in Japan helps him procure the best vehicle for our customers.

Boutique Importer

We are a boutique importer and do not import thousands of vehicle without regard to quality. We consistently only import high quality vehicles, I would accept for my family. When you order a vehicle from Lion Motors, you will communicate directly with Barry who is inspecting and purchasing the vehicle for you on your behalf.
Our policy is to fully informing customers on all details of their prospective purchase and we are happy to answer any questions you may have along the way.

Fixed Price

Personal vehicles imported from Japan are available at a fixed price in New Zealand dollars. This covers the cost of vehicle in Japan; export documentation, shipping, compliance, as well as a W.O.F.
Having a fixed price upfront eliminates guesswork as to how much the final cost may be. You can relax knowing that the vehicle you want, at the price you have agreed to is on its way to you.
At Lion Motors, we focus on getting the best quality vehicle at the best possible price.

We require a 50% deposit to start the process. This is refundable if a suitable vehicle is not found. The remaining 50% is payable on delivery.

Contact us for more details and import your ideal vehicle.

We offer a fixed price in New Zealand dollars for vehicles imported from Japan. This covers the cost of vehicle in Japan; export documentation, shipping, compliance, as well as a W.O.F. Having a fixed price upfront eliminates guesswork as to how much the final cost may be. You can relax knowing that the car you want, at the price you have agreed to is on its way to you.


I will only import quality vehicles at the best possible price, this means that it may take a little more time in to find the perfect vehicle, but you can be assured that it is not accident damaged, smell bad or be of dubious quality.
I treat each customers order like a personal import for myself and my family.
I would be happy for my family to drive. This means that we do not import any cars that have been accident damaged to our knowledge or are of dubious quality.
Each vehicle is inspected in person, auction sheets are provided with an English explanation and we are happy to check and answer any questions you may have prior to you committing to that may a we are happy to assist you find you ideal vehicle.
We aim to import quality over than quantity and meet each request with personal service.

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