About Us

Our beautiful new 11,000 sq foot shop is stocked with all of the latest diagnostic tools. We specialize on European cars and we service ALL makes and models. In addition to normal preventative maintenance, we offer hi performance setup and tuning your vehicle including corner balancing, performance alignments and aggressive street or track set ups.

We carry a full line of Red Line products, Royal Purple products and Motul Brake fluid.

Staff

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Our Staff
Fifth Gear Automotive staff


Name:

Bill Bernick

DOB:

11/25/1957

City of birth:

Buffalo, New York

Relationship Status:

Married

Children

Two—a boy and a girl (the millionaires family! One in college, one about to be in college!—both who love to play soccer.

Started in the automotive field

2004

Started at Fifth Gear:

2004

Responsibility at Fifth Gear:

Co-Owner of the business with Rick Jordan

Hobbies:

Amateur Car Racing, Snow skiing, Reading, working out, boating and watching my kids play soccer.

Favorite Car:

1961 Lincoln Continental Convertible

What I would be doing if I did not work in the automotive world.

Cruising the Virgin islands in a 60’ sailboat.

Fifth Gear Automotive staff


Name:Rick Jordan

DOB:

8/11/1954

City of birth:

Relationship Status:

Married

Children

Two. My son works here with us and Fifth Gear as our service manager. My daughter is studying to be a teacher at the University of Arkansas.

Started in the Automotive Field:

1973

Started at Fifth Gear:

2004

Responsibility at Fifth Gear:

I am the Co-Owner of the business with my partner Bill Bernick.

Hobbies:

Vintage Motocross Racing, gardening

Favorite Car:

What I would be doing if I did not work in the automotive world:

Fifth Gear Automotive staff


Name:

Ricky Jordan

DOB:

4/11/1982

City of birth:

Little Rock, Arkansas

Relationship Status:

Married

Children

One son

Started in the Automotive Field:

2000

Started at Fifth Gear:

2004

Responsibility at Fifth Gear:

Service Manager: I am the interface with the customer!

Hobbies:

Motorcycle Racing, Music

Favorite Car:

1986 Porsche 944 Turbo

What I would be doing if I did not work in the automotive world:

Working as a financial advisor.
Fifth Gear Automotive staff


Name:

Nathan Jack Wagner

DOB:

10/7/1989

City of birth:

Nogales, Arizona

Relationship Status:

Single

Children

None

Started in the Automotive Field:

2005

Started at Fifth Gear:

2005

Responsibility at Fifth Gear:

Service Advisor

Hobbies:

hanging out at the track and hangin' with my family and friends.

Favorite Car:

Porsche 964 911 RS America or Porsche 356!

What I would be doing if I did not work in the automotive world:

I would probably be in the military or back in Arizona working the family floor business.
Fifth Gear Automotive staff


Name:

Tyler Courtney

DOB:

12/19/1986

City of birth:

Riverside, California

Relationship Status:

Single

Children

None

Started in the Automotive Field:

2011

Started at Fifth Gear:

2011

Responsibility at Fifth Gear:

Alignment Technician, General Services

Hobbies:

wakeboarding, soccer

Favorite Car:

Chevy C-10

What I would be doing if I did not work in the automotive world:

Who knows? The possibilities are endless.
Fifth Gear Automotive staff


Name:

Celso Ramirez

DOB:

7/28/1970

City of birth:

Mexico

Relationship Status:

Married

Children

3

Started in the Automotive Field:

2012

Started at Fifth Gear:

2012

Responsibility at Fifth Gear:

Helper

Hobbies:

Playing with my kids, going to sporting events with my kids.

Favorite Car:

Altima

What I would be doing if I did not work in the automotive world:

Fifth Gear Automotive staff


Name:

Bradley Hayes

DOB:

10/10/1988

City of birth:

Carrollton, Texas

Relationship Status:

Single

Children

none

Started in the Automotive Field:

2012

Started at Fifth Gear:

2012

Responsibility at Fifth Gear:

Marketing and Administrative Coordinator

Hobbies:

 

Favorite Car:

1987 Porsche 951

What I would be doing if I did not work in the automotive world:

I would be unemployed
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Name:

Tim Edwards

DOB:

8/1/1983

City of birth:

Irving, Texas

Relationship Status:

Engaged

Children

2

Started in the Automotive Field:

I grew up around it.

Started at Fifth Gear:

2012

Responsibility at Fifth Gear:

Technician

Hobbies:

Riding bikes, and quads; working on my car, spending time with my children.

Favorite Car:

My 1968 Camaro

What I would be doing if I did not work in the automotive world:

Fifth Gear Automotive staff


Name:

Mark Jemison

DOB:

7/29/1980

City of birth:

Houston, Texas

Relationship Status:

Married

Children

2 girls

Started in the Automotive Field:

2000

Started at Fifth Gear:

2013

Responsibility at Fifth Gear:

Service Writer

Hobbies:

Goin' fast!.

Favorite Car:

Mine.

What I would be doing if I did not work in the automotive world:

Would be in the performance industry making hot rod cars!
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Name:

Tyler Seale

DOB:

6/22/1993

City of birth:

Irving, Texas

Relationship Status:

Single

Children

none

Started in the automotive field:

2011

Started at Fifth Gear:

2013

Responsibility at Fifth Gear:

Hybrid Tech

Hobbies:

Hunting, fixing things, helping people out.

Favorite Car:

What I would be doing if I did not work in the automotive world:

Working as a Barback.
Fifth Gear Automotive staff


Name:

Eric Perry

DOB:

1/20/1959

City of birth:

Fort Worth, Texas

Relationship Status:

Single

Children

1 son

Started in the automotive field:

1974

Started at Fifth Gear:

2014

Responsibility at Fifth Gear:

Technician

Hobbies:

Motorcycles, deep sea fishing

Favorite Car:

Trucks

What I would be doing if I did not work in the automotive world:

Not much.

Fifth Gear Automotive staff


Name:

Myles Mason

DOB:

10/01/1994

City of birth:

Long Beach, California

Relationship Status:

Single

Children

None

Started in the automotive field:

2013

Started at Fifth Gear:

2014

Responsibility at Fifth Gear:

Shop Help/Porter

Hobbies:

Pro-Am Drifting, welding, skateboarding

Favorite Car:

Nissan S chassis

What I would be doing if I did not work in the automotive world:

Going to school full time

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Name:

Cody Randel

DOB:

4/22/1992

City of birth:

Phillipsburg, New Jersey

Relationship Status:

Single

Children:

None

Started in the automotive field:

2009

Started at Fifth Gear:

2014

Responsibility at Fifth Gear:

Technician

Hobbies:

Hunting, fishing, cars

Favorite Car:

BMW E46

What I would be doing if I did not work in the automotive world:

Trying to get work in the automotive world