About us

Shaun Meredith – Designer / Marketing / Sales



Shaun has restored and customized his SC including repowering with a 3.2 conversion. As a designer by trade drawn to the Porsche’s lines and style.  Porsche ownership started with a 944 S2, but the for sale sign was put in the window after first drive of a air cooled 911.
Nothing makes me happier than tinkering in the garage on projects. Shaun is forever “adding lightness” to his SC.”






Alex Charles – Sales / Engineer


I am a mechanical engineer who has a keen interest in all things Porsche. Trained at Fisher & Paykel as a toolmaker I was able to expand into CAD design and CNC machining. My first Porsche, A 1972 S turned into a very rusty though well disguised 1971 T, Not all bad though as I met and discovered a whole new world of like minded people looking for parts and enjoying the hunt. alx-1Moving forward my current car is a 1974 backdate. It took me two years to build in my spare time and I drive the nuts off it! The Porschaholic is a way for me to share my passion and help those needing direction or support.




Brian Choate – Custom Build Designer / IT / Sales

brianBrian Choate is a passionate Porsche enthusiasts with over 30 years of computer graphics design, architectural Computer Aided Design (CAD), and programming experience. Originally a coach builder by trade Brian owned a local engine machine shop where he started his racecar fabrication business, Later partnering with a Christchurch based race fabrication company.

garageBrian went on to build and design race and street cars for several years.  Brian has also restored and customized his own Porsche’s over the years. He is also skilled at rebuilding all the mechanical components including engines and transmissions.
Specializing in conversions, Brian has upgraded 911S with 3.2 and 3.6 motors and G50 gearboxes and is currently working on an electric hybrid system prototype for the 964.