Mechanic Profile

  • Keeping Up With The Jones’

    A boyhood passion for curvaceous Porsches has seen Barry Jones work restoration magic on his 1960 356B, plus an equally elegant VW Karmann Ghia. Backed out into the sunshine, the curves...

  • Eat Sleep Race

    Being a mechanic for a SuperUtes team may seem glamorous, but there’s plenty of hard work to get the glory. For many mechanics, a job in motorsport is the dream position....

  • Anthony Miller Emergency Mechanic

    Whether it’s your car or your heart that’s stopped, Anthony Miller’s amassed the skills to help in all emergencies. People love you having a trade,” says Anthony Miller. “If you can...

  • Dave Young – Naturally Curious

    A perfectionist by nature, Dave Young’s worked on a huge variety of machinery, but his skills, knowledge and experience mean even a 1950s hardtop convertible resto project doesn’t daunt him. The...

  • Under The Sun Mobile Mechanic

    Life As A Mobile Mechanic Means Having All-Round Expertise, But Also Being An Excellent People Person. Life as a mobile mechanic means having all-round expertise, but also being an excellent people...

  • A Jet-Set Mechanic

    Who said the life of a mechanic need be boring? Dylan Higgins’ skills have seen him travel the world, rub shoulders with the stars and master his craft to become a...

  • Tropical Mechanic

    The unique challenges of being a small town mechanic in hot and humid Far North Queensland. We’ve all come home from a day’s work, grabbed a cold one, collapsed on the...

  • Mechanic Profile- Life`s Work

    From Australian Army mechanic in Vietnam to his own specialist transmission shop, Ron Hill is a man rich with expertise. Comparing a three-speed automatic gearbox of the 1960s to today’s nine-...

  • A LIFE LESS ORDINARY

    Rob Rye’s current business may be in classic Toyota LandCruiser parts and restoration, but this is only a snippet of a fascinating mechanic’s life. There can be few mechanics that would...