Italiano   Visualizza questa pagina in Italiano

Home Page HOME PAGE Legend and translations

BEL - BELGIUM
BRUXELLES HEYSEL / BRUSSELS HEIZEL
Description  
Location Bruxelles / Brussels - Bruxelles / Brussels - Bruxelles / Brussels
Location  
Latitude - Longitude (approx) + 50°54'30"     + 4°20'39"     (approx)
50.908333     4.344167     (approx)
UTM Coordinates (approx) X = 594503.622  -  Y = 5640491.699  -  Zone 31U     (approx)
Aerial photo / Map (*)  Google Maps  -    Bing Maps  -    Flash Earth
Altitude AMSL (approx) 50 m - 164 ft    (approx)
Inauguration  
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English forums.autosport.com (...)Autosport.com Bulletin Board --> The Nostalgia Forum --> Brussels Grand Prix 1961 & 62
(2) English forums.autosport.com (...)Autosport.com Bulletin Board --> The Nostalgia Forum --> 1961 Grand Prix de Bruxelles
(3) English groups.msn.com/CircuitsofthepastEnglish/brusselsheyselcircuit.msnwCircuits of the past: phots
(4) English www.formula2.net/F260_3.htmF2 Register
(5) English www.racingcircuits.netMotor Racing Circuits Database
(6) English www.silhouet.com/motorsport/tracks/brussels.htmlThe GEL Motorsport - Tracks Around The World

(*) NOTE: a complete and detailed view of the circuit can be found (if available) on Street View by Google Maps and/or Bird's Eye and 3D views by Bing Maps for Enterprise (former Microsoft Virtual Earth): both can be reached using their own link in Aerial photo / Map cell.

(**) For on-line not-English speaking sources, click on each small flag and you open the corresponding Google Translator page with automatic translation.

Circuit du Heysel
Description  
Years 1960
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration 1960
Closing 1960
Last update of this page April 8th 2006
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 4345  m 14256  ft 2.7  mi   (5)
length 4345  m 14256  ft 2.7  mi   (6)
length 4552  m 14934  ft 2.829  mi   (4)

Circuit du Heysel
Description  
Years 1961÷1962
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration 1961
Closing 1932
Last update of this page April 8th 2006
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 4554  m 14942  ft 2.83  mi   (5)
length 4554  m 14942  ft 2.83  mi   (6)

Bruxelles Heysel / Brussels Heizel
Description In 1980s two ore streets circuits (different from previous ones) were created in this area. They were temporary tracks, bordered by concrete jersey barriers.
Years 198?
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page February 7th 2007
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  




Latitude - Longitude (approx): + 50°54'30", + 4°20'39"
If the aerial photo is not visible, you have to zoom out by clicking (maybe more then once) button ’-’ in top left corner

Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
February 7th 2007   198? Guido de Carli        
April 8th 2006 Circuit du Heysel 1960 Guido de Carli   Lorenzo Tommasi New Description
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list

Webmaster:
Guido de Carli
  

(Italiano - English - Español)

Home Page HOME PAGE

DISCLAIMER (In Italian)