Daren Scholes

Managing Director

The MD of QR Sport, Daren has been in the automotive industry for most of his working career, starting off managing a workshop before joining forces with Jan to build QR Sport. He loves racing or track days in his Mk2 Golf, or driving down to the south coast of France… When not found in the garage, he’s normally at the local circuit, Oulton Park.

Nick Blezard

Garage Manager

Nick has recently joined the front of house team at QRS, Having gained his experience at another Fast Road Performance Specialist, as well as ensuring smooth operation of the garage he is also our in house ECU Remapping Technician providing custom ECU calibrations to improve performance of our customers vehicles.

In his spare time he is usually found under the bonnet of his Subaru Impreza or with a polishing cloth in hand.

Laurence Woodhouse

Master Technician

Laurence is our in house master technician, having extensive main dealer experience with Audi UK & Germany as well as Hunter Land Rover, He is an expert in the diagnostics field and thrives from a challenge, When not diagnosing faults he is also a registered MOT vehicle tester.

Charlie Davies

Senior Technician

Charlie has been with QRS over 4 years, since the beginning of his motor vehicle apprenticeship. Now fully qualified, flying through all 3 levels, Charlie is able to do all servicing and repair work, and is has recently obtained his Approved MOT Tester as well as a Hunter 4 Wheel Laser Alignment Qualification. In his spare time, Charlie likes modifying his Volkswagen Golf GTI Fast Road car currently running QRS Stage 2 and has built a Fiesta trackday car, complete with engine conversion, roll cage, coilover suspension, race seats and harnesses.

Ian Adamson


Ian has been working with us part time since the start of QR Sport, being a time served main dealer technician he is able to complete most tasks to a very high standard, When not working at the garage he is a Breakdown Recovery Technician providing support all around the North West to stranded Motorists, When not working in the car trade Ian enjoys spending time with his Wife & Children or carrying out home improvements.

Connor Dignam


Connor has been with us since the start of his apprenticeship over a year ago and has completed his Level 1 Motor Vehicle Technician and is currently part way through his Level 2,  His passion for the trade is second to none and is a true petrol head, keen to learn and progress he is able to carry out vehicle servicing, basic repairs & tyre fitting.

In his own time he loves working on his Corsa D Limited Edition 1.4 Turbo which has been modified by himself to include, an ECU Remap, Full Exhaust System, Coilover Suspension as well as an Induction Filter.