About Us

Alignment Specialists Penrose and RSS
Name of company Alignment Specialists Penrose and Race Shock Specialists

Established in2005


President/CEOAnthony Hewitt

CertificationsBilstein Valving and Assembly.
April 1996 Ennepatal Germany

Anthony Hewitt is the owner of Race Shock Specialists and an expert suspension technician himself. He has over 16 years building and turning shock absorbers. After 12 years of working for one of New Zealands’ largest suspension importers and Bilstein NZ agencies, Anthony Hewitt established his own specialist suspension shop in 2005. Alignment Specialists, Penrose began as part of the The Shop Shock group - New Zealand’s auto safety experts.

Anthony trained in Germany in the Bilstein factory, USA. In Australia, he trained at Murray Coote Automotive and learnt to service and revalve MCA Shocks.

He is actively involved in Motorsport and races a Dodge Ram Off road race truck. His achievements include:
  • 2009 Class two national Champion.
  • 2010 National Class 2 Short coarse Champion.
Alignment Specialists Penrose and RSS

With a background in motor sport, Race Shock Specialists was created to fulfill a need in the market to service and build race suspensions. Race Shock Specialists also service and repair imported coil-over kits form Japan and Asia.

Today the workshop has two fully trained Suspension and wheel alignment technicians. We also carry the latest wheel alignment machines. For those who require a full shock service we have a SPA dyno. Bilstein Regas machine.

Anyone who needs the best in car suspensions can come to us. Usually our clientele covers part time racers, professional race teams, rally teams, off road racers, hill climbers.