Craig Motors Ltd opened it's doors at Mansfield Park, Hawick in 2008. The business originally began in Myreslawgreen in 1974, established by the current owners' father, John Craig, and was formerly known as John Craig Motor Engineers who built a strong customer base, creating the foundations of the business as it is today. With 2 members of staff in 2008, Craig Motors Ltd has since grown and developed and currently employs 5 staff. To keep up with demand, a new division of the business has been created as David Craig Performance Tyres, which operates from the new purpose built, dedicated tyre fitting bay and alignment centre. There is also a comfortable on-site waiting area with TV, free wi-fi and coffee machine. More recently, a newly opened indoor vehicle sales showroom adds to the comfort for customers looking to browse our stock.
Along with David Craig who is the owner, Director, Vehicle Technician and MOT examiner, the employees include:
- Darren Boughen - Workshop Supervisor/Vehicle Technician
Darren joined the business in October 2017 with 17 years experience in the Motor Industry. His qualifications include, Brakes, Suspension, Tyres, Air Conditioning and he is also one of our MOT examiners.
- Raymond Allison - Customer Care/Service Reception/Vehicle Sales
Raymond joined the business in 2011 with over 22 years experience of Vehicle Sales and Management with a local leading franchise dealership. In addition to vehicle sales, Raymond assists in the office and is heavily involved in the day-to-day running of the business.
- Calum Craig - Vehicle/Tyre Technician
Calum joined the family business in July 2018, starting a course at Borders College in September, and commenced his Apprenticeship training in January 2019. After 4 years of experience, in May 2022, Calum successfully completed his Apprenticeship and is now fully qualified.
- Darek Zielinski - Vehicle Technician
Darek has only recently joined the business in April 2022 with over 14 years experience in the Motor Industry, having previously worked at BMW in Newcastle.
- Laura Craig - Director/Office Admin.