75-5721 Kuakini Hwy. Kailua-Kona, HI 96740 Voice: 808-334-1111 Text Only: 808-468-3009 Right across from Downtown McDonald's

Meet the Staff of Pre-Owned Motor Cars

John Caudell - Dealer Principal

808-334-1111 - john@hawaiicar.com

Lived on the Big Island 40 Years  Certified NIADA Master Dealer and a Certified Master ASE Master Tech . Amateur Radio Operator WH6EGT
Thankful organ transplant recipient. My job is to serve my customers to the best of my ability!

Hiromi Caudell - Comptroller

808-334-1111 - hiromi@hawaiicar.com

Hiromi was born in Japan in Shizuoka Prefecture. Her home town is called Ito which is famous for hot springs, tangerines and green tea. Her hobbies are being a soccer mom, reading, travel. If you are Japanese speaking, she will be your contact. Hiromi is an expert in helping you buy, finance, sell or repair your vehicle. She has been at the company for 22 years.

Chris Kaaua - Finance Sales Expert

808-334-1111 - chris@hawaiicar.com

Born and raised on the Big Island, Chris has worn many hats in his lifetime. A former soldier, sailor and cowboy, Chris has a unique ability to communicate with people of all walks of life. With close to 15 years of experience in the car business, Chris has acquired the relationships that help even credit challenged customers get the vehicle they deserve.

Johny Menig - Finance Sales Expert

808-334-1111 - johny@hawaiicar.com

I attended school in the bay area and have been in sales for 25 years. Before this I worked at Mercedes Benz for 8 years. I moved to Hawaii 3 years ago and love the Island . Now I have the privilege of working for a smaller family owned store that cares about each customer and works hard to give great customer service and take care of each and everyone. Come see me for a different buying experience. We can get most anyone financed and always have a great selection of vehicles for you. Please ask for Johny and be part of the family. Thanks I am here waiting to work for you.

Brad Tidwell - Service Manager

808-334-1111 - brad@hawaiicar.com

Brad Tidwell comes from Wasilla, Alaska where he lived with his wife and 9 year old son on the 80 acre homestead. Brad was a service adviser at 3rd largest dealer in the Northwest Region of the US. We are fortunate to have a service manager of his skill level. Come to Brad for the car advice you need, No questions go unanswered. Advice from Brad is always free. Own a vehicle? Brad can hook you up with a service contract warranty to cover it for pennies a day! Better than factory coverage in many ways and a zero deductible option is available!

Lydia Droge - Business Manager

808-334-1111 - lydia@hawaiicar.com

Lydia grew up on the Big Island. Her hobbies are, being a great mom, cooking, taking care of her dog, chickens and fish. She is a very essential person responsible for titling, registration, proof reading paperwork and contracts. If you need an answer...ask Lydia Yo hablo Espanol

Greg Cox - ASE Master Auto Technician

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Greg comes from Boulder Colorado. In fact everything about this guy is "Bolder" An avid motocross racer, snow skier, cold water skiing and scuba diving. Greg now prefers to scuba in the warmer waters of Hawaii. Greg specializes in all types of used vehicle repair especially Honda and Subaru. No one knows Subaru like this Subaru Guru!

Beau Schmeckpeper - Technician

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Beau is our newest team member. Beau is a level 3 Chrysler Tech. We are lucky to have found an individual with his high level of Skill. On his free time Beau is an avid sportsman and loves fishing and boating. He really knows how to catch them! Chrysler isn't the only language he speaks, he does other American, Japanese and Korean cars with equal ease. Come in and introduce your vehicle to Beau Today!

Daniel Gideon - Auto Technician Intern

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Daniel is originally from the Marshall Islands. He grew up in Hawaii though and loves to Hunt, Fish and Dive. A devoted family man, Daniel is all about Aloha. He has been with us for years and we hope to have him here with us for a long time to come.

Tony Morales Gonzales - Lot Tech

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Tony comes from Cuba where he formerly taught at a university. Tony enjoys studying motivational self improvement media, spending time with his family and friends, and traveling. He looks forward to operating his own business in the future. What ever Tony does he does it at 100% and strives for excellence in every endeavor.

Harris Carvalho - Lot Tech

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Harris, born and Raised in Kona. Has two children and one Grandson! Harris has a big heart, love animals and even feeds and takes care of feral cats every day of the week. Harris loves to cook and was trained as a chef at The Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York.
We love having Harris on Staff, he is a pleasure to work with. 

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808-425-9927 - info@hawaiicar.com

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