FIA World Motor Sport Council
The World Motor Sport Council (WMSC) is the most powerful body of the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA). It decides on rules and regulations for the FIA's various racing series, from karting to Formula One. Its membership is chosen by the FIA General Assembly, which contains representatives from national automobile clubs (ASNs) throughout the world. It is one of two FIA World Councils; the other deals with matters such as tourism.
The World Motor Sport Council meets three or four times a year to consider proposals from specialist FIA Commissions. It has a current membership of 27, including FIA President Jean Todt and Formula One commercial rights owner Bernie Ecclestone.
List of members (2013– term)
|President||FIA President||Jean Todt|
|Deputy-President||United Kingdom||Graham Stoker|
|New Zealand||Morrie Chandler|
|Spain||Carlos Gracia Fuertes|
|Paraguay||Hugo R. Mersán|
|South Africa||Surinder Thatthi|
|Czech Republic||Radovan Novak|
|Brazil||Clayton Tadeu Correia Pinteiro|
|Italy||Angelo Sticchi Damiani|
|Singapore||Teng Lip Tan|
|International Karting Federation (CIK)||Sheikh Abdulla Bin Isa Alkhalifa|
|FIA Drivers' Commission||Emerson Fittipaldi|
|FIA Manufacturers' Commission||François Cornelis|
|Promotional Entity for the F1 Championship||Bernie Ecclestone|
- "WORLD MOTOR SPORT COUNCIL". fia.com. Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile. 2013-12-09. Retrieved 2014-02-01.
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