What Have We Been Up To Mid 2017

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Although we have not attended many events throughout the season so far our workshop has still been very busy with customers old and new. It is always good to see familiar faces but it is also good to meet new ones. In early April two of our Caribbean customers finished 1st and 2nd in round […]

Windscreen Repairs

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We now have the equipment and training to repair chipped windscreens in place. Our staff have been trained in windscreen repairing in accordance with British Standards BS AU 242a 1998. We can offer a while you wait service at our own workshop or we can be called out to your premises and repair while you […]

Barbados Rally Carnival

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This year, 2017, the Barbados Rally Carnival will be ‘Sweet Sixteen’ years old. As anyone who’s been to this event would attest, there has been some legendary but typical ‘Barbados; Ultimate Party Island’ fun over the years the Carnival has been running. As good as the craic has always been, organisers are making a big […]

What Have We Been Up To?

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Although we have not been attending many events throughout the winter and start of the season our workshop has still been very busy with regular customers and also some new customers. It’s always good to see familiar faces but it’s always good to be meeting new. Brian Bell and Jamie Edwards finished their 2016 season […]

Busy Period For Dom Buckley Motorsport

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We have had a very very busy few months at Dom Buckley Motorsport. If you would like to get more up to date information on our and our customers ventures across the Motorsport world there is regular updates on our Facebook and Twitter pages which you can gain access too from our website homepage. Since […]

Rally North Wales Report

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The Dom Buckley Motorsport team headed to North Wales for their first event with Brian Bell since the Dukeries Rally in October. Not only was that nearly 6 months ago but it was also a Tarmac rally. Brian has teamed up with experienced co-driver, Jamie Edwards for 2016 but will drive the same Ford Focus […]

SRC Continues To Shine At The Border

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The Border Counties Rally based in Jedburgh was round 2 of the Scottish Rally Championship. After a very exciting start to the season in Inverness at the Snowman many were left wondering if the battle for victory would be as intense on every round. By the time the cars had crossed the finishing ramp on […]

Exciting Snowman Rally Kicks of SRC ’16 in Style

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The 2016 Scottish Rally Championship got under way on Saturday with the opening round in Inverness, The Snowman Rally. Shaun Sinclair was widely tipped as being one of the dark horses for victory in his first outing in the SRC with the Subaru Impreza WRC but he retired with an engine problem on Stage 2. Dale Robertson had […]

Rally Jamaica

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Two members of the Dom Buckley Motorsport team took the 10 hour flight over the Atlantic to the Caribbean for the 2016 Rally Jamaica. We would be involved in the running of 3 Ford’s on the event. They would start with number 1, 2 and 3 respectively on the doors. At number 1 was multiple […]

Very Busy October/November For DBM

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The Dom Buckley Motorsport team endured some of the busiest times in October and November. After the sad end to the Mull Rally on October 10th the team were straight back on the road the Thursday afterwards to be in Wales for a small test with Brian Bell before he took part in the Cambrian Rally, the […]

Mull Rally

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Dom Buckley Motorsport headed to the Isle of Mull with Shaun Sinclair for his first ever event in a World Rally Car. Shaun has been a very quick driver in the Scottish Championship for the last few years and has bought a Subaru S9 WRC for a step up in machinery. A test day for […]

Woodpecker Rally

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The Woodpecker Rally, based at Ludlow Racecourse was the first round of the BTRDA Championship since July. Unfortunately, Paul Bird had to withdraw his entry on the week leading up to the rally due to his British Superbike Team commitments. On a better note, Brian Bell was entered alongside one of his old navigators in […]

Nicky Grist Stages

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Paul Bird gave himself an outside chance of the championship with his second victory of the year on the Nicky Grist Stages. Brian Bell overcame his electrical problems on the last round and got to grips with the car and finished 23rd overall. Bird started the year with a win on the Wyedean and 2nd […]

Carlisle Stages

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Two weeks previous to the event Paul Bird ran out of luck in the final few stages in Barbados with a spin on the 3rd last stage meaning he would finish 3rd overall. It was a busy two weeks for the Cumbrian as his bike team were entered in this years Isle of Man TT […]

SOL Rally Barbados inc King of the Hill

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SOL Rally Barbados is one of the biggest sporting events to be held in the Carribean. Thousands of spectators flock to see some of the best drivers from the surrounding islands and also some of the best International drivers around. The event spans over 2 weeks with the King of the Hill sprint kicking things […]

Manx National Rally

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Paul Bird headed to this years Manx National Rally looking for revenge from the previous year. Whilst in the lead by over 2 minutes Bird rolled his Ford Focus WRC heavily out of the rally. The rally began on Friday night with some night stages. These stages are made even more difficult by the rain […]

Malcolm Wilson Rally

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Paul Bird claimed second overall in his local event, The Malcolm Wilson Rally at the weekend. After winning the four opening stages he dropped time in the Ford Focus WRC on the middle loop and subsequently lost the lead. Brian Bell got his confidence up in his new Focus, similar to Bird’s, and took a huge step […]

Birr Stages Rally

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John Stone fought back from a first stage puncture to finish 18th overall on the Birr Stages Rally, the first round of the Irish National Championship, at the weekend. The Dom Buckley team had a very busy couple of weeks to prepare the car following an engine fire whilst lying second on the North West […]

Wyedean Forestry Rally

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Paul Bird got his BTRDA Gold Star championship of to a flying start by dominating the Weir Engineering Wyedean Forestry Rally in Chepstow at the weekend. Bird, with regular co-driver, Aled Davies back beside him took the lead on the second stage and never looked back as he managed his lead over the next seven stages […]

North West Stages

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Paul Bird on his way to victory on the North West Stages Cumbrian driver Paul Bird continued his dominance of  Blackpool based rally, The North West Stages at the weekend by securing his 3rd successive victory on the event. While Bird was on cloud 9 things ended badly for John Stone as he retired from […]

2014 Season Reaches An End

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In the last two weeks the respective chamionships that we have been majorly involved in this year have had their end of season prize givings and our customers featured in all 3 of the biggest championships in the UK. After being runner up in the 2013 Reis Tarmac Rally Championship, Paul Bird set his sights […]

Bird Ends Year Flying High

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Paul Bird put his Grizdale Stages Rally demons to rest this weekend as he took victory in his Ford Focus WRC07. The past two years have been unlucky for the Cumbrian who has lost out on both occasions after leading the rally. Bird narrowly missed out on the BTRDA Rally Series title this year so […]

Cambrian Podium For Bird But Misses Out On Title

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Cumbrian rally driver Paul Bird’s bid for the 2014 REIS BTRDA Rally Series fell painfully short as he missed out on the title by the narrowest of margins following this weekend’s Cambrian Rally. Needing to beat title rival Steve Perez to guarantee his second national title, the Langwathby driver claimed third place on the final […]

Stone finishes runner-up in MSA Asphalt Championship

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 Blackburn driver John Stone did what was required of him to clinch a deserved runner-up place in the 2014 REIS MSA Asphalt Rally Championship on the final round the Cheviot Keith Knox Stages Rally at Otterburn.  Driving the Legend Fires Skoda Fabia WRC, Stone had just to finish in the top four to claim second […]

Dale Robertson Wins Scottish Group N Championship

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Dale Robertson secured the Scottish Group N Championship at the final round on Sunday. Co-Driven by Paul McGuire, they entered the rally knowing that only a win in their class would give them the title. Going into the last stage they were only 3 seconds ahead of Fraser Wilson who was their only threat. Equal […]

Tour of Epynt

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Strong Start to The Year for Stone News Content: The 2014 Reis Tarmac Championship kicked off in Wales as it did in 2013 with the Tour of Epynt. John Stone and Carl Williamson had taken part in Stones local event The North West Stages as a pre championship warm up and although the retired due […]

Bird Takes Rally Win and Championship Lead

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Last year the runner-up spot on the Malcolm Wilson Rally was taken by Paul Bird behind Euan Thorburn both in Ford Focus’. They both returned along with David Bogie and Stephen Petch to battle it out again in the Cumbrian forests. Bird, of Langwathby counts the Malcolm Wilson as his home rally and is in […]

The Snowman – Inverness

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Thorburn Gets The Win Euan Thorburn got his 2014 SRC campaign of to the best possible start in Inverness by taking victory on The Snowman Rally. He took the lead from David Bogie on Stage 3 and never looked back. Dale Robertson finished 18th and 4th in group n despite braking a brake pipe and […]

Wyedean Forest Rally – Chepstow

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Solid Start to Championship for Bird Paul Bird and Aled Davies began their attack for the BTRDA Championship in fine style in the Forest of Dean in Wales at the Wyedean Forest Rally. Hundreds of spectators braved the wind and rain to line the stages to watch Bird along with last years champion Euan Thorburn, […]

North West Stages – Blackpool

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Bird Storms To Victory, Disappointment For Stone. Paul Bird started as car number 1 in his first rally of 2014 and from the very first stage it was clear that he had more than a very good chance to be number 1 at the finish on Saturday night. Bird, co-driven by Welshman Aled Davies, was […]