The FédérationInternationale de l'Automobile (FIA) is the governing body for world motor sport and the federation of the world's leading motoring organisations.Founded in 1904, with headquarters in Paris, the FIA is a not-for-profit that brings together 219 national motoring and sporting organisations from 130 countries across five continents. The FIA’s member clubs represent over 100 million motorists and their families.

The FIA is dedicated to representing the rights of motoring organisations and motor car users throughout the world via campaigns and activities that defend their interests. On issues such as safety, mobility, the environment and consumer law, the FIA actively promotes the interests of motorists at the United Nations, within the European Union and through other international bodies.

The FIA is also the governing body for motor sport worldwide and administers the rules and regulations for all international four-wheel motor sport including: the FIA Formula One World Championship, FIA World Rally Championship and FIA World Touring Car Championship.

As the sole, officially-nominated representative of the FIA in the United Arab Emirates, the ATCUAE is the only organisation authorised to oversee all motor sport activity in the UAE.

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