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DC Expansion in Hamilton

The Multispares NZ Distribution Centre in Arthur Porter Drive, Hamilton is undergoing a major expansion onto adjacent land. When the new building is commissioned in January, the total floor area available for racking will increase to around 5,000 sqm, allowing some distribution activities still operating from our Auckland Branch to be relocated to Hamilton.

Located roughly halfway along the freight rail link between Port of Tauranga and Port of Auckland, Hamilton is an ideal place to receive international shipments and over the past decade has been developing as a major logistics centre. Multispares imports most of its products from major production …

Multispares Townsville Opens on 1st July 2021

We are pleased to announce that Multispares has opened a new branch at 788 Ingham Road, next door to Hy-Way Truck Accessories and Western Truck Group and right in the heart of Bohle transport industry precinct. This new Multispares branch has excellent customer parking, drive through B-Double access and safe parking for large truck rigs adjacent to our entrance on Weston Street.

Multispares Townsville will take over support for all customers from Bowen in the south to Cairns and Cape York in the north and to Mount Isa in the west. This significantly reduces our delivery lead times throughout North Queensland …

Ryan Hansford takes out round 3

Sydney Motorsport Park (SMP) has been a favourite track for Ryan Hansford and his Multispares Torana but Ryan was one race win off a clean sweep for round 3 of the 2021 Gulf Western Oil Touring Car Masters series on May 2nd/3rd.

Ryan set a new qualifying record for TCM cars to secure his second pole position for 2021 and won two of the three races. He also set a new lap record. His 2nd place in race 3, to Steve Johnson, still gave him the round win and had he had a few more laps would have passed Steve to …

New Developments for Bus Fleets

Around 18 months ago Multispares was appointed a factory distributor of King Long bus parts, so everything King Long operators need is available either from stock at Multispares or through regular air freight shipments from China. With this improved access to China, Multispares has also extended its catalogue for other Chinese built buses, an area of the market where alternative supply has been greatly needed.

Multispares has also built strong catalogue and product support for all Bustec chassis’, including their late generation Double Deckers. This development work has been completed alongside regular updates to our Scania, Volvo, …

Sydney Motorsport Park next stop for TCM

Ryan Hansford and the Multispares Torana will compete in round 3 of the 2021 Gulf Western Oil Touring Car Masters series at Sydney Motorsport Park on April 30 – May 2nd and all the action will be live on 7Plus and 7Mate.

The 7 network and ARG the series promoters have tweeked the schedule this week so that TCM has its qualifying at 8pm on the Friday night, under lights and live on 7. This will make great TV.

Some may remember how spectacular the TCM cars were at SMP in 2019 as part of the Muscle Car Masters race meeting …

New Milperra Branch Opens in Sydney – April 2021

On 1st April Multispares will open a new branch in Milperra right in the heart of the Revesby, Chipping Norton, Moorebank trucking and logistics hub. New delivery services from Multispares Milperra will also reduce delivery times to customers in Port Botany, the inner west suburbs of Sydney and the Sutherland Shire.

Multispares Milperra will work closely with our established branches at Smeaton Grange and Pemulwuy to provide comprehensive product support for all Japanese, European and American truck parts.

Download the attached PDF for an easy to read map on …

Hansford shakes up TCM at the mountain

Ryan Hansford has pulled off a sublime race win at Mt Panorama Bathurst in race 3 of the 2nd round of the 2021 Gulf Western Oil Touring Car Masters series.

After surprising many with 2nd fastest in qualifying, and holding the top spot until the last 30 seconds to the flying Camaro of young gun Adam Garwood, Ryan was confident going into race 1 with the Multispares Torana’s speed across the top of the mountain but until he got into race conditions he still wasn’t sure he could off off the superior straight line speed of the 6 litre Camaro’s, …

Ryan Hansford racing at the Bathurst 500

The Torana is prepped and loaded into the transporter and will leave tonight for Bathurst for round 2 of the 2021 Gulf Western Oils Touring Car Masters series.

Unlike round 1 at Symmons the team have the right diff and gearbox ratios sorted, and last time Ryan raced at Bathurst in 2019 was the first time he was well and truly quicker than John Bowe. The shock absorbers are also adjusted to the previous Bathurst settings and Ryan is confident and is aiming to give the team another podium result.

Bathurst has big long straights and does favour the cars with 6 …

2021 Round 1 Preview

Welcome to the 2021 Touring Car Masters series. It’s very close to 12 months since Ryan and the team were in Adelaide competing in round 1 of the 2020 series.

It certainly feels like “take 2” as the team does its final checks for getting this season underway.

Even though the car did just the one race meeting and a few drive days, Rod and Pete have given the Torana the once over and the engine has had a top end refresh so it can do the whole season. Ryan is super fit as he was last year but even more so …

40 Years Supplying Japanese Truck Parts

It is now more than 40 years since Multispares began importing spare parts directly from Japan for Hino, Isuzu, Mitsubishi and Nissan trucks and buses and today our supply network extends into all our industry’s biggest and best production hubs.

We still carry parts for Mitsubishi and Nissan trucks and have extended our range to include Fuso and UD as these makes entered our market. Our range includes more than 20,000 service items and replacement parts across all Japanese truck models covering engine, filtration, injector, turbocharger, cooling, …