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PORTO ALEGRE, PEDRA REDONDA / CAVALHADA
Not to be confused with Porto Alegre, Cavalhada-Vila Nova - Porto Alegre, GP Mercosul
Description Circuit used last time for Porto Alegre 12 hours.
Not to be confused with Circuito da Cavalhada-Vila Nova, that shared with Circuito da Pedra Redonda / Circuito da Cavalhada a section 1.3 km - 0.8 mi long
Location Porto Alegre
RS - Rio Grande do Sul - Região Sul
Location Porto Alegre southern suburb
Latitude - Longitude - 30°07'23"     - 51°13'53"
-30.123056     -51.231389
UTM Coordinates X = 477710.621  -  Y = 6667556.33  -  Zone 22J
Aerial photo / Map (*)  Google Maps  -    Bing Maps  -    Flash Earth
Altitude AMSL 63 m - 207 ft
Inauguration 1962
Closing 1968
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English www.milermeter.com/?r=1516111Track layout
(2) English www.silhouet.com/motorsport/tracks/portoale.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.

Circuito da Pedra Redonda / Circuito da Cavalhada
Description  
Years 1962÷1968
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Road course
Inauguration 1962
Closing 1968
Last update of this page February 4th 2010
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Av. Otto Niemeyer - Av. da Cavalhada - Av. Juca Batista - Av. Tramandai - Praça Sen. Alberto Pasqualini - Av. Cel. Marcos - Av. Wenceslau Escobar
length 12092  m 39671  ft 7.514  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (1)
Difference in level 56  m 184  ft    Calculated from aerial photo (*) (1)

Porto Alegre: Cavalhada-Vila Nova, Pedra Redonda / Cavalhada and GP Mercosul

Due to technical problems, temporarily it’s no longer possible to see the circuits on Google Maps embedded in the current page.
This feature will be restored as soon as I figure out how to do (any help would be appreciated!)

See this track layout with Google Maps - Google Earth
(Google Maps and milermeter.com can bee used in your browser, without installing anything; Google Earth is a program that must be installed in your computer)
(Map shown here above can show at the same time all eventual layouts drawn. If you want to see only some of them, please go to Google Maps or Google Earth, by clicking on its own link)


Porto Alegre: Circuito da Pedra Redonda / Circuito da Cavalhada

Due to technical problems, temporarily it’s no longer possible to see the circuits on Google Maps embedded in the current page.
This feature will be restored as soon as I figure out how to do (any help would be appreciated!)

See this track layout with Google Maps - Google Earth - milermeter.com
(Google Maps and milermeter.com can bee used in your browser, without installing anything; Google Earth is a program that must be installed in your computer)
(Map shown here above can show at the same time all eventual layouts drawn. If you want to see only some of them, please go to Google Maps or Google Earth, by clicking on its own link)


Location: - 30°07'23", - 51°13'53"
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 4th 2010 Circuito da Pedra Redonda / Circuito da Cavalhada 1962÷1968 Guido de Carli     Update Description
January 25th 2008 Circuito da Pedra Redonda / Circuito da Cavalhada 1962÷1968 Guido de Carli Lorenzo Tommasi   New Description with map
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list

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