Maximum Motorsport is collaboration between Rob Herridge and Steve Wisby that dates back to 1993. The partnership having brought together two of the most experienced motorsport professionals in Western Australia. Rob has a long history in rallying and an enviable reputation as twice Australian Rally Champion and five times State Champion. Steve has more than 25 years experience in the industry having worked for several high profile motorsport teams including Glenn Seton Racing.
Over the past 18 years Maximum Motorsport has had successful contracts with manufacturers such as Kia Motors Korea, Subaru Australia and Hyundai Automotive Distributors Australia. Maximum Motorsport proved itself once again at being at the forefront of Australian rallying by successfully campaigning Rob’s son Dean to the Australian Privateer Championship in 2000. This result and many years worth of hard work have seen Dean retain contracts with Subaru Australia since 2001.
The team again enjoyed success in the Australian Championship with Dean in 2006 and 2007 by taking on the factory teams. During this time Maximum Motorsport won the Privateers Championship, won events outright and even scored WRC points at Rally Australia. In the past couple of years Dean and the team have successfully campaigned the new model Subaru Impreza WRX STi in tarmac events and have scored several podium results and finished 3rd in the 2010 Australian Tarmac Championship.
Maximum Motorsport are Subaru specialists and only race, build, enhance and service Subaru models. More and more competitors and customers are now clamoring to get the latest updates, and modifications through Maximum Motorsport who have established themselves as a leader in Subaru rally preparation and road car performance. They continue to build and run many cars involved in all levels of the local and international motorsport.