Founded in 1971, the Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India (FMSCI) is recognized by the Government of India, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports as the only National Sports Federation (NSF) for the promotion and governance of motorsport in India. The FMSCI was set up with the main objective to standardise rules and regulations for motor-sporting events across India.
It is a Private Limited, non-profit company registered under Section 25 of the Indian Companies Act 1956 and is a long-standing member of the International Federations for motorsport viz. Federation Internationale de l’ Automobile (FIA), Paris (four wheelers and above) and Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM), Geneva (2 and 3 wheeler motorsport). The FMSCI has a wide base of affiliated member clubs spread across the length and breadth of India.