Created in 1936 by the International Federation of Motorcycle Clubs (FICM) with the intent of bringing together each year, and in a different country each time, the teams representing the affiliated National Motorcycling Federations (FMNs), the „FIM Rally Concentration“ took place with some success until 1939. Interrupted by the 1939-1945 World War, it was re-established in 1950 with a growing participation at each annual edition.
Patronised and promoted by the FIM, this FIM Classic Touristic Gathering, more usually called „FIM Rally“, is the most important Touristic Gathering on the FIM annual international calendar of motorcyclists’ touring events. It is the only one entitled to be called „FIM Rally“.
This year, FIM take the opportunity to organize FIM Rally 2016 to Slovak Motorcycling Federation (SMF), and they entrusted the Motoklub RIDERS Levice, o.z.