Fittipaldi to lead FIA Drivers' Commission
11 March 2013 – Two-time Formula 1 World Champion Emerson Fittipaldi has been named as the President of the FIA's new Drivers' Commission, overseeing the rights and interests of drivers in various forms of motorsport. Sébastien Loeb, who has a total of nine World Rally Championship (WRC) titles to his name, will act as Vice-President.
In addition to Fittipaldi and Loeb's leading roles, 1992 Formula 1 title-winner Nigel Mansell, ex-HRT and Caterham driver Karun Chandhok and former Marussia tester María de Villota have been brought in to focus solely on the single-seater category.
Members of the FIA Drivers' Commission:
President: Emerson Fittipaldi
Vice-President: Sébastien Loeb
Single-Seaters: Nigel Mansell, Karun Chandhok, María de Villota
Sports Cars, GT, Touring Car: Emanuele Pirro, Yvan Muller, Adrián Fernández
Rally, Cross Country Rally: Nasser Al-Attiyah, Marcus Gronholm, Daniel Elena
Other disciplines: Kenneth Hansen, Danilo Rossi, Keiko Ihara