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About Us at Ryde Toyota

Established in 1974 Ryde Toyota has been owned and operated by a small group of families for over 40 years. Graeme Tompkins with Ken Mountford and George Laird kicked it all off way back then.

Here at Ryde Toyota we offer:

  • Large variety of vehicles to find your perfect fit Toyota.
  • Test drives across a large range of new and pre-owned vehicles
  • Toyota Access Guaranteeing your future value of your new Toyota
  • Our large Toyota Fleet department can provide you with information, customisation and personal service for all company and financed purchases.
  • Large Pre-Owned Vehicle Department with over 80 late model, workshop tested vehicles.
  • All Vehicles are V Checked cleared of any encumberance
  • On site experts to advise you of the best and most efficient methods of purchase.
  • Competitive Finance & Insurance options
  • Our state-of-the-art service and parts facility is located at 1046 Victoria Road, West Ryde, 2114
  • Over $1M in parts housed in our warehouse, allowing superior service and minimum downtime.
  • Toyota Master Technicians within our specialist service team. 

If you’re looking for your next New or Pre-Owned Toyota, an affordable and specialised service team - or just love Toyota as much as we do, use our website to:

  • Search for New Vehicles
  • Search for Pre-Owned Vehicles
  • Book your next service
  • Ask us about finance options
  • Purchase some parts or accessories
  • Book a test drive

Ian Mayer, Managing Director

Ian Mayer is the Managing Director/Equity Partner of Ryde Toyota. Ian assumed this position on 1st September 2012 after a 30-year career with Toyota Australia.

Ian enjoyed a ten year corporate career with Toyota Australia before running its flagship store for close to twenty years. During this time it was the 2nd largest Toyota& Lexus dealership in Australia.

Ian makes no secret that his skill is building great teams and it came as no surprise that he has a solid network of staff and guests who have supported his move to Chatswood Toyota and now to Ryde Toyota.

Ian often remarks... “Who says you can't have mates in business!”

Here is what CPA CEO Rob White has to say about Ian... “Ian’s generosity and passion has helped change the lives of children and adults with Cerebral Palsy". He said the organisation looked forward to continuing to work with Ian in his new role with Ryde Toyota.

Ian is a devoted father of two sons and is also involved with Newington College and is a member of the Australian Golf Club.

Anthony Lucisano, General Manager

Anthony Lucisano has been with Toyota for over 20 years.Anthony started as a Sales Trainee. In the first few years during his traineeship he covered all aspects of the automotive business, sales, parts, service, finance and administration. With his passion for Toyota and customer service, it didn't take long for him to move up in the ranks to Sales, Fleet Sales, Fleet Sales Manager then General Sales Manager. Anthony was consistently awarded by Toyota for his high achievements in sales management and customer service. 

Anthony's belief for 'Kaizen' which means continuous improvement is fundamental in his approach to his business.

Anthony embraced the opportunity of becoming owner/operator with Ryde Toyota with a view of creating a great dealership...the best in Sydney!


Just some of Ryde Toyota's advantages:

  • Toyota Access
  • Toyota Genuine Parts
  • Toyota Certified Advantage
  • Toyota Insurance Advantage
  • Toyota Fleet Specialist