About Us
How it all Started
Ian Cuddy Motorsport has been active in Rallying from the early 80's, but how did it all begin?

Ian started out learning the Trade in Sydney Meeke Motorsport, just Outside Dungannon, in 1981. Working for Meeke, Ian started his automotive carrier servicing Mk2 Escorts and Opel/Vauxhall Manta's.

Through his time in Sydney Meeke Motorsport Ian gained vast experience working and servicing for many of Rallying's Top Names, including Bertie Fisher, Austin McHale, Ari Vatanen, Andrew Wood & Mats Johansson along with many others
80's & 90's
From the Mid 80's Ian Spent 6 years working in Spain running several cars for Opel Spain, including the Opel Astra drivers Tato & Louis Clement.
After his time in Spain, Ian returned to Northern Ireland and established Ian Cuddy Motorsport in the early 90's.

Ian then began to run cars and teams for such prestigious drivers as:
- Tim McNulty in the Irish National Championship
- Ian Greer in the Irish Tarmac Championship
- and Swiss Driver Freddie Dors in European Rallies.

Ian Cuddy Motorsport and Ian Greer had vast success in the 90's where Greer became Irish National Champion, then in 1999 Greer clinched the Irish Tarmac Championship in an ex works GT4 Celica. Greer also won Rally Luxembourg back when it was a round of the European Rally Championship.
Parts Supply
In 1999 Ian Cuddy Motorsport diversified to become a parts supplier, beginning to trade in August '99, and has grown from strength to strength ever since.

2003 saw Ian travel to the Middle East to run the Qatar Rally Team for a successful season in the Middle East Rally Championship.

On Returning to Northern Ireland in 2004 a Motorsport account was set up with Mitsubishi Motors to allow supply of parts to the Group N Rally industry.
The Rally Experience
Over His Career in rallying Ian has worked with over 10 of the world's leading large rally teams including such well known names as:
- Prodrive,
- Opel Germany,
- Opel Ireland,
- GM Eurosport,
- Rothmans Opel Germany,
- Opel Spain,
- Toyota GB,
- Vauxhall Sport,
- GM Eurosport and
- TTE in Koln.
Throughout his rallying career Ian has built a record breaking 7 Irish Tarmac Championship winning cars ('84, '85, '86, '90, '91, '96, '99) a feat which was and remains unheard of.
Ian Cuddy Motorsport, Today
Now in 2009, 10 years on from the first sales invoice,(A Brembo Brake Kit) Ian Sits in his office and guards his empire which he has seen grow from a small backyard shed to a colossal industrial complex, and he is still expanding! Ian supplies everyone, business and public alike, with a huge range of top quality parts from the world's leading manufacturers.

His suppliers include:
- Mitsubishi
- Exedy Racing Clutches
- Cusco
- Kazz
- HKS
- Along with many others.
What We Offer
Today Ian continues to offer the following top quality services to everyone.
- Large Stock of Mitsubishi Evo Parts
- Next Day Delivery to Anywhere in Ireland or 2 Day Delivery to Mainland UK
- Exedy Racing Clutches fitted or Delivered
- Evo 9 Grp. N Turbo's
- MUT Diagnostics
- Road Car Services
- Transmission Builds
- Engine Builds
- Performance Modifications
- Workshop Quotations
- Professional Modification Advice
For more information on Products check out our E-Shop, and for queries or workshop enquiries why not contact us using the contacts page and we will respond as soon as possible.