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)
|Deputy-President (Sport)||United Kingdom||Graham Stoker|
|New Zealand||Morrie Chandler|
|Spain||Carlos Gracia Fuertes|
|Paraguay||Hugo R. Mersán|
|South Africa||Surinder Thatthi|
|Elected Member||Australia||Garry Connelly|
|Czech Republic||Radovan Novak|
|Brazil||Clayton Tadeu Correia Pinteiro|
|Italy||Angelo Sticchi Damiani|
|Singapore||Teng Lip Tan|
|Members by right||International Karting Federation (CIK)||Sheikh Abdulla Bin Isa Alkhalifa|
|FIA Drivers' Commission||Tom Kristensen (Dec 15 onwards)|
|FIA Manufacturers' Commission & Ferrari SpA Representative||François Cornelis|
|President of Formula One Management||Bernie Ecclestone|
- "WORLD MOTOR SPORT COUNCIL" (PDF). fia.com. Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile. 2015-12-08. Retrieved 2015-12-30.
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