Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The Ethiopian Motorsports Association (EMSA) has announced that the 1st competition of the 2011 season with start this Sunday with the Addis Ababa City Circuit race.
The race will be held as usual around Meskel Square and 28 drivers competing in 4 class levels ranging from 1,000cc to 2,000cc will take part in the season’s opener.
Meanwhile EMSA, which recently held its board members election, is making preparation to stage its first cross country rally of the season.
The Ethiopian Motorsports Association (EMSA) is the sole governing body of motorsports in Ethiopia and is recognized by the world governing body, the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FiA).
With basic help from the federal government and major contribution of corporate members, individual members and sponsors of events, EMSA schedules rallies and circuit races around the country.
EMSA also tries to engage itself with community activities like raising funds for driving safety education and donating funds raised during rally events to worthy causes.
Ethiopian Motor Sport Association
P.O. Box 2966
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
email: [email protected]