About angus car service
Angus Mechanical Repairs was established in 1988 by Angus & Anita McCauley. Aaron & Claire purchased the business in 2006 and changed the name of the business to Angus Car Service in 2013.
Aaron & Claire both have a passion for quality workmanship and together with their team, work to exceed their customers’ expectations.
CEO & Head Mechanic
Aaron commenced his Mechanical apprenticeship in Penrith in 1991 giving him an extensive range of knowledge over the last 30 years. He has held various roles within the local automotive industry and motor racing including
- Mechanic in The Australian Rally Championship and V8 Supercars
- Team boss and engineer in the Aussie Racing Car series
- Crew member Australian Production Touring Cars in the Bathurst 12hr
- NSW Production Touring Cars – Driver, head of Hills Racing, engine builder, chassis engineer and logistics
- Racing a Monte Carlo Stock car
Aaron likes to spend his free time travelling and going on adventures with Claire, family time, enjoying good food, snow skiing, water skiing, motor racing, hiking and playing golf.
Claire completed a Business Management degree after the HSC. She then worked in the Insurance Industry until the birth of her first child. Wanting to raise her children and maintain her career she and Aaron ran a Wastewater business from 1999 until they bought the Mechanical Workshop in 2006. This enabled Claire flexibility in being able to work from home with the children and be present with them for their extracurricular activities.
Claire is now working between home and the workshop taking on more of a management role, doing marketing, HR, bookkeeping and working on the business.
Claire took on the role of a leader at the Penrith chapter of Women with Altitude in 2021 – she loves being part of a networking organisation that helps other women achieve their full potential in a supportive way.
Claire likes to spend her free time travelling and going on adventures with Aaron, hanging out with family and friends, enjoying good food, snow skiing, water skiing, gardening and roller skating.
Aaron & Claire’s two children are now young adults. Courteney has retired from soccer and finished the HSC in 2017. She enjoyed a gap year and is currently studying Veterinary Technology at Uni. She became a qualified Vet nurse in 2021 and works part time at SASH while completing her studies. Finley joined the team here at Angus Car Service in 2017.
Finley joined the team in 2017 as an Apprentice in Light Vehicle Mechanics. He completed his study at the end of 2021 and is now a qualified Mechanic. Finley, following in Aaron’s footsteps is passionate about Motorsports, he has previously raced go-karts at State level and raced Production Touring Cars winning the State Championship Title in Class E for NSW in 2017. He is currently doing some amateur level drifting. In his spare time Finley loves to work on race cars, his car and his mate’s cars and go on adventures with his girlfriend. He loves Japanese cars and owns a Nissan Silvia S13.
Jeremy joined the team in 2020. He is now a 3rd year apprentice and is a quiet and hard-working member of our team. He is growing his confidence and skills as a mechanic and loves working on 4WD’s and small trucks. He has almost finished his Cert III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology at TAFE and has started Cert III in Automotive Electrical. Jeremy enjoys 4wding, camping, Crossfit and hanging out with his girlfriend in his spare time.
Louise joined the team in 2021 and is our Admin Assistant.
Louise is a local and the proud Mum of 3 beautiful school aged children. Louise has a background in Administration and is the President of the P & C at her children’s school, she brings some strong skills to our Business.
Louise enjoys spending time with her family and rock painting.
Keira joined our team in 2022 and is now a 2nd year Apprentice. She is a keen learner, has strong problem-solving skills and is doing very well in her studies at TAFE. Keira enjoys photography, aerial sports (silks/lyra/pole) and outdoor activities in her spare time.
Debbie joined our team in 2023 and has a wealth of experience from various industries, giving her exceptional customer service skills. You’re sure to love her sunny personality and welcoming smile. She will greet you in reception, answer your calls and communicate with you throughout the day. Debbie is a local and an avid Panthers supporter, who loves water sports, jet skiing and spending time with her family.
“Took my car in for a service and pink slip. Fantastic service, female friendly, wonderful staff and to top of it my car was spotlessly clean. Will definitely be back.”
“Always fantastic service and all work is sound. We have 5 trucks that are looked after for all servicing needs.”
“Great communication & completely satisfied as 1st time customer. Professional & value for money service for mine & my sons recent general service with the later requiring a clutch kit replacement as quoted.”
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