Situated in the adventure capital of NZ since 2012, Rotorua Isuzu is home to the full range of Isuzu Utes and the MU-X SUV.  With the explosion of outdoor adventure activities such as hunting, fishing, mountain biking and off-road driving, the D-Max has proved to be in high demand.

Key local industries include Forestry, agriculture and construction with each of these finding commercial benefits in running fleets of Isuzu Utes.

Locally owned and operated, the staff members at Rotorua Isuzu can assist you with the purchase and ongoing ownership of your next Ute.

Address: 67 Old Taupo Road, Rotorua, 3015

Phone: 07 348 2494

Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday - 7:30am to 5:30pm
Saturday - 9am to 3pm
Sunday - Closed

Meet the Rotorua Isuzu Team


Growing up, Bruce’s family owned a car dealership, leading Bruce himself into the industry.  Starting as an apprentice mechanic, working his way through every aspect of the motor industry as a sales consultant, sales manager and then on to become the Dealer Principal at Rotorua Isuzu.

Bruce’s mission is to provide the highest levels of customer satisfaction to everyone that visits the dealership.

Father to three young children, Bruce enjoys hunting, fishing, rugby & is a keen overseas traveller.

JAMIE OTTER - Sales Consultant

Coming to us with a background in sales, Jamie joined our team in November 2015 as a New and Used Vehicle Sales Consultant. Jamie and his wife have two young children and are heavily involved in a local church.  Jamie’s true passion is American Style BBQ’s.

Rhys Calcutt - Service Manager

Hi, I am Rhys, I have been in the automotive industry for 12.5 years having started with Bruce as an apprentice at Rotorua Mitsubishi. I have spent my career working for Mitsubishi working as an apprentice through to workshop foreman/2ic also dipping my toes in the parts operation.

I like to spend my spare time with friends and family, hunting and fishing and exploring our country. The All Blacks and super cars take priority on our TV.

I look forward to meeting the Rotorua Hyundai and Isuzu family as I begin my new journey.

Hannah Nicol  - Service Advisor

Hannah is the voice and face of Rotorua Isuzu’s service department.  Responsible for the smooth efficient operation of the service department, Hannah is acutely aware of the expectations of our customers and goes above and beyond to make them happy. Recently becoming a homeowner with her partner, she still finds time for her cars. 

Tim Ives - PArts Manager

Tim moved from Napier to Rotorua in 2010 to join the dealership, taking sole charge of the parts department. Outside of work Tim spends his time with his daughter & son, trying their luck at fishing whenever the weather allows or on the local ski slopes.

DEBORAH HARVEY - Administration

After a period of owning their own business, Deborah joined our team as our Administrator and Accounts clerk.  Outside of work Deborah spends time being a grandmother to many grandchildren, time with friends & getting away to the beach whenever possible.

RACHEL lowe - Customer Relations

Coming from a customer service background, Rachel works part time in a customer relations role. Rachel is kept busy with 3 young children and their after-school activities. She enjoys photography & scrapbooking. 

Jordan Murphy - Finance and Insurance Consultant

Jordan started with Rotorua Hyundai & Isuzu in 2018 as our workshop Service Advisor, Jordan quickly demonstrated her ability to work in as an integral part of our team whilst providing a friendly face to the service department. Her positive attitude & can do approach promoted Jordan to the sales side of the business spare heading the Finance & Insurance department. Jordan's bubbly personality & genuine sincerity to assist our clients needs have seen her grow this role in a short space of time.  Outside of work Jordan is kept busy with her family, while also studying a Business Management Certificate.