West Ashley HS Student’s Work-based Learning Experience Includes Day at the Racetrack

West Ashley High School senior Dillon Brown has truly enjoyed his work-based learning internship with Autometrics Motorsports, a well known Charleston auto shop that outfits cars for the racetrack. Autometrics also offers transportation services for cars, taking them to races far and wide, and serving as pit crew for their clients.


Dillon Brown (left) in the pits at the Porsche Club of America event in Atlanta during his spring break.

Dillon attended a Porsche Club of America competition in Atlanta over spring break and was a tire mechanic.

“Dillon has truly enjoyed the opportunity to work with Autometrics this semester, and get to travel with their pit crew”, said Mrs. Sandra Pennekamp, the Work-based Learning Coordinator for West Ashley HS.

“We are very thankful to the team at Autometrics Motorsports for giving Dillon this terrific work-based learning experience!” added Mrs. Pennekamp.