Patrick started working on VWs in 1992. He started with the air cooled cars working at Moon Bugs on Summer Rd., and eventually switched to water cooled working for the local dealership. Patrick is an expert level VW technician, with factory training, certified up through 2009. He started at the dealer the Mk3s were still under warranty. Patrick was also a Certified Porsche technician and Certified Audi technician previously. He has also worked on BMW and Mercedes at a local independent in Cordova. Patrick has a 87 Mk2 GTI that he road races in SCCA’s H production category. When he ran the car in ITB , he finished 4th place at the regional championship in 2004, 7th in 2005, 11th in 03, all at Road Atlanta.