Government to consult on closed road motorsports

3rd March 2014 | 0 Comments
 
MSA Closed Road Motorsport newsletter
A special Motor Sports Association (MSA) newsletter has been produced as a guide to the government consultation on Closed Road Motorsport

The Motor Sports Association – governing body of four wheel motor sport – has welcomed the launch of a government consultation regarding a proposed change in the law that would allow motor sport events to take place on closed public roads in Britain. The Road Traffic Act states that it is illegal to organise or take part in a race or trial of speed on the public highway, but the MSA has been pushing successive governments to devolve power to local authorities to enable them to suspend the Road Traffic Act without having to resort to an Act of Parliament.

The rest of this article is for subscribers only:
Log inSubscribe

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Category: Legislation, Motorsport, Premium, UK News

Buy subscriptions, premium industry reports, and business directory entries in our shop. | Dismiss

[ + ]