About us | Adelaide Hills Toyota
The staff at Adelaide Hills Toyota have been selling cars all round Australia from our base in Mt Barker since the early 1980’s. Tom Gilbert and his staff take great pride in their association with Toyota and have found the perfect mix of laid back country style blended with professionalism in everything we do. Our size allows us to not only keep our costs low but also offer our guests a more personal, one on one experience without the pressure of some of the larger dealers.
Our state of the art showroom and large display areas allow guests to casually brows the great range of Toyota vehicles. And when the time is right, remember Adelaide Hills Toyota is home of “The Open Road Test Drive” allowing you to experience the full capabilities of the vehicle you are interested in.
Our local and friendly sales staff are Toyota enthusiasts who will treat you with courtesy and respect while answering all your questions about our quality range of vehicles.
Adelaide Hills Toyota at a glance:
- We are a locally owned business.
- We stock the full range of Toyota products and as well a great range of quality used vehicles.
- We have specialised sales staff to assist you with all your vehicle and accessory needs.
- Adelaide Hills Toyota actively supports our local community, charities and sporting clubs.
- We are a multiple award-winning dealerships and are honoured to have won the President's Award for Excellence and the Regional Metropolitan Dealer of the Year in 2016, 2017 and 2018.
We enhance your buying experience by providing expert after-sales service with courtesy pick-up and drop-off convenience, knowing your car is being treated with the care and professionalism you would expect in our large and modern workshop service area.
Our staff are dedicated in providing you with the best of care at all times, so whether you are buying, selling or leasing come and experience the difference at Adelaide Hills Toyota.
Serving the Adelaide Hills Since 1926, Adelaide Hills Toyota is the 21st Century expression of over 110 years of the Gilbert family’s local involvement with personal transport.
Initially formed as a bicycle manufacturing business by Stephen Gilbert in Milang the firm relocated to Strathalbyn around 1919 under Wally Gilbert to form Gilbert’s Garage and then expanded to Mt Barker under Roy Gilbert in 1926.
Dealer Principal Tom Gilbert, who commenced selling cars in 1992 after graduating from university, represents the fifth generation of one of Australia’s oldest continually operating motor car dealers. The commitment of the family to local business and Hills clients has seen the firm survive 2 world wars and various major economic challenges.
That spirit of commitment to service continues with the strong desire to offer the best value possible for your motoring dollar. Sponsorship to Hills sporting bodies, support of service clubs and environmental projects has been continuous by family members.
We are proud to be directly associated with the Toyota Motor Corporation, the world’s largest and most successful automotive manufacturer. The ability of the management and staff of Adelaide Hills Toyota to comply with the strict guidelines set by Toyota Motor Corp are a source of pride and inspiration within our organisation.
We encourage investment in local business and relish the relationships, opportunities and lifestyle offered by the greater Adelaide Hills.
Watch the video below to learn more about The Gilbert History and where it all began.