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Madras Motor Sports Club

Madras Motor Sports Club is an Indian auto racing club founded in 1952 and based in Chennai, India. Madras Motor Sports Club with its history of over 50 years is the reason that Chennai can be called the epicentre of motor racing in India.[1]

MMSC hosts at least 14 racing events both cars & bikes, and equal number of TSD rallies in the city. A good number of MMSC family members and prodigies are today racing worldwide [1]


  • History 1
    • Circuits 1.1
  • References 2
  • External links 3


In the year 1952, while a 1948 M G T F was being cleared from the Madras Harbour, discussions between the owner and R. De Souza on motor racing, rallying, etc. gave birth to the idea of a Motor Sports Club Englishman

  • Official website

External links

  1. ^ "The First Steps". n.d. Retrieved 2009-02-01. 
  2. ^ "Its Official Now". n.d. Retrieved 2009-02-01. 
  3. ^ "0p9oilavaram". n.d. Retrieved 2009-02-01. 
  4. ^ "The search for a new track". n.d. Retrieved 2009-02-01. 


The Madras Motor Sports Club owns and operates the Irungattukottai Race Track in Irungattukottai, Sriperumbudur, Chennai.


Recently, MMSC has all their race meetings in Irungattukottai, Sriperumbudur, Chennai.[4]

at Sholavaram. Formula Atlantic and Formula Two, Formula 5000 MMSC used to hosted the Mopeds, Scooters, Superbikes and Indian Saloon car racing, in addition to other top-level auto racing series like [3][2]

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