Meet The Team

Rick Burros

Owner - Master Technician

Mathias Trompeter

Master Technician


Mathias has 43 years of experience in the automotive industry, which includes 1 year in master technician school, a 3 year apprenticeship in Germany, 15 years as a mechanic in Germany, and 24 years at R & D Motosports. Mathias is ASE certified and an expert in German engineering.

Jami Craig

Service Manager


Jami is a Santa Cruz local who"s family owned the Local Texaco Station, that was formally here in Live Oak, and started at a young age writing service contracts for her Grandfathers station, Jami has over 10 years Automobile Service writing and is very knowledgeable in the Automotive field, She has been with R&D for 3 years.

Oscar Ramirez

Master Technician


Oscar has 13 years of experience in the automotive industry, which includes 15 years at R & D Motorsports. Oscar is a front end and big truck specialist.

R & D Motorsports

3301 Portola Dr. Santa Cruz, CA 95062


Si habla espanol. Wir sprechen Deutsch.

Business Hours

Mon:      8 AM - 5 PM

Tue:       8 AM - 5 PM

Wed:      8 AM - 5 PM

Thu:       8 AM - 5 PM

Fri:         8 AM - 5 PM

Sat:        Closed

Sun:       Closed

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