Fitzgerald Racing Services – Born in 1994.
The organisation was born when the then chairman of Porsche Cars Australia enticed Peter Fitzgerald to set up his own Racing and Services operation following Peter's spectacular racing results in Porsche Cup and Production Car categories with the ubiquitous 944 Turbo and 968 Club Sport.
Your Preferred Third-Party Tuner for Porsche
Fitzgerald Racing Services are the preferred third-party tuner for Porsche Australia and originally operated out of the Porsche facility in Richmond, Victoria.
Long-time friend and race engineer Bob Hiscock of Advent Automotive who prepared all of Peter's race cars sold the business and came to work for the organisation full time at the start of operations.
The core of our business being performance enhancements together with maintenance and support for all types of Porsches ranging from club sprint cars to GT2 Porsche Cup winners.
Behind the Legend
Peter Fitzgerald is one of Australian motorsport's best-known and
With a career founded in 1977 Peter has made production car racing
his domain. With strict controls on allowable modifications to vehicles,
driver skill often contributes more to results than the size of a team's budget.
Since retiring from driving in the Carrera Cup, Peter now puts all of
his focus in the Fitzgerald Racing Team by not only managing the team cars
for each race but also giving the team and its sponsors as much
support as possible.
Some of his significant achievements include:
6th outright Carrera Cup Championship
4th outright Carrera Cup Championship
3th outright Carrera Cup Championship
3rd outright Bathurst 24 hour endurance race
3rd outright (GTP) Nations Cup (GT3)
2nd outright (GTP) Nations Cup (GT3)
2nd outright GT Production Championship
1st outright Bathurst 3 hr GT Production Enduro
2nd outright GT Production Championship (911 RSCS)
1st outright GT Production Championship (911 RSCS)
2nd outright Bathurst 3hr GT Production Enduro
2nd Eastern Creek 12 hr Enduro (911 RSCS)
2nd outright James Hardie 12hr Enduro (968 CS)
1st Sandown 6hr Enduro (968 CS)
4th outright Toohey's Bathurst 1000
1st James Hardie 12 hr Enduro (Toyota Supra)
The 2008 Carrera Cup Season has seen spectacular results from Fitzgerald Racing's
three main drivers Craig Baird, David Russell and Barton Mawer, with all three finishing
the year ranked in the top 10