The Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) in Paris, France, is the governing body for all motoring in the world and separates motoring into Touring and Sporting activities.
Founded in 1989, ASN Canada FIA (ASN) is the Sporting authority delegated by the FIA  that oversees all Canadian national motorsport.


ASN Canada FIA’s national-level motorsport championships currently feature the National Karting Championship, Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada and the Canadian Touring Car Championship.


How ASN Canada FIA serves our Canadian motorsport community


  • We directly sanction International and National motorsport events.
  • We sanction Regional motorsport events through our affiliates.
  • We arrange the listing of events on the FIA International motorsport calendar.
  • We resolve disputes involving competition matters.
  • We manage a program of insurance products for our affiliates and members.
  • We licence competition drivers according to a set of qualification criteria.
  • We facilitate competition licence matters for Canadians who compete outside of Canada.
  • We conduct training sessions for Race Officials from time-to-time.
  • We advise on competition facilities.
  • We list competition driving schools.

International Motorsport Representation

Canada is represented on a number of FIA Motorsport Commissions including:

  • The Medical Commission
  • Women in Motorsport Commission
  • The Off-Road Commission
  • The Electric and New Energy Championships Commission

Touring In Canada is Organized on a National Basis

The FIA has delegated the Touring authority in Canada to our fellow FIA member, the Canadian Automobile Association.

ASN Canada FIA Board Of Directors

ASN Canada FIA was formed in 1989 and incorporated under federal charter as a “not-for-profit” organization.
The management of ASN Canada FIA is on a volunteer basis.

Paul B. Cooke

Terry Epp
B.A., M.Ed.

David Welsh
B.A., L.L.B