The mission of P.J. Groenke Racing is to become the best Canadian racing team, while satisfying all stakeholders, including sponsors, supporters and fans. The team strives towards technical excellence and continuing improvement.
P.J. entered the Canadian racing scene in 1999. After competing in the Brencole Go Kart Racing series, he moved to the Castrol Solo 1 Championship series in 2000. In 2001, P.J. won his class in the 47th Annual Indian Summer Trophy Races. The following year, he raced in the FV1200 Pro Series.
Between 2003 and 2007, P.J. raced in the Ontario Touring GT Championship. In 2006, he took victory in the 52nd Annual War Bonnet Enduro race. Shortly after his win, he appeared on Star Racer, a reality TV show that aired nation-wide on Discovery Channel Canada, and made it to the semi-final elimination.
In 2008 P.J. Groenke Racing began racing in the Canadian Touring Car Championship and moved up to the Pirelli World Challenge Championships in 2013. Over the last ten years, P.J. raced in six different cars - each year gaining more experience and advancing in the North American racing scene. P.J. Groenke Racing has captured 6 victories, 25 podium finishes, 4 pole positions, 10 fastest race laps, 48 top five finishes, 90 top 10 finishes, three Sunoco "Hard Charger" awards, two VP Racing Fuels "Hard Charger" awards, an Optima Batteries "Best Standing Start" award, an Invisible Glass "Clean Pass of the Race" award, and a "Grassroots to Glory" award.
P.J. Groenke Racing achieved the ultimate success winning the 2017 Pirelli World Challenge TCB Driver Championship and the Pirelli World Challenge TCB Team Championship with TechSport Racing in the Verax.ca, Tundra, Prestone, Cabano’s Comfort Food Chevy Sonic.
2020 marked P.J. Groenke Racing's eighth season of competition in the Pirelli World Challenge Championships/SRO World Challenge TC America and third year competing in the Touring Car A class. P.J. Groenke Racing finished 7th in TCA Driver Championship with three podium finishes, two pole positions, and two fastest race laps.
P.J. returns to the SRO World Challenge TC America Championship this year in the Cabano's Comfort Food, Eventscape, TalentNet, Tundra, RoRo Zwei Toyota 86 to take the coveted spot at the top step of the podium for a second time.