CAN - CANADA
VANCOUVER, PACIFIC PLACE
Description  
Location Vancouver
BC - British Columbia - Western Canada
Location  
Latitude - Longitude + 49°16'36"     -123°06'44"
49.276667     -123.112222
UTM Coordinates X = 491837.36  -  Y = 5458218.338  -  Zone 10U
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) OpenStreetMap  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Wikimapia  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) MapQuest
Altitude AMSL 7 m - 23 ft
Inauguration September 2nd 1990
Closing July 25th 2004
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English World Motor Racing Circuits: A Spectator’s Guide (page 184)Author: Peter Higham, Bruce Jones - Published by: Andre Deutsch - year: 1999 - ISBN: 0-233-99619-2
Description
(2) English ForumForum --> North America --> Canada --> Vancouver, Concord Pacific Place [ENG]
(3) English www.milermeter.com/?r=1495381Track layout
(4) English www.milermeter.com/?r=1495386Track layout
(5) English www.milermeter.com/?r=1495402Track layout
(6) English www.molsonindy.com/vancouver/race/track2.html
(7) English www.racingcircuits.netMotor Racing Circuits Database
(8) English www.silhouet.com/motorsport/tracks/vancouv.htmlThe GEL Motorsport - Tracks Around The World
(9) Italian Autosprint 19/1989 (page 4)Preliminary Formula Cart proposed circuit

(*) 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.

Pacific Place
Description First project dated Spring 1989 for Vancouver street circuit used by Cart from 1990.
Years 1989
Direction  
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page September 6th 2007
Info last update April 1989
Designer  
Distinctive points  

Pacific Place
Description Track layout very similar to 1989 preliminary configuration. In 1993 turn 1 was modified and final two turns were co,bined as an hairpin. In 1994 final hairpin was tightened
Years 1990÷1997
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration September 2nd 1990
Closing August 31st 1997
Last update of this page January 16th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 2741  m 8992  ft 1.703  mi   (7)
length 2814  m 9231  ft 1.748  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (5)

Pacific Place
Description  
Years 1998
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration August 6th 1998
Closing August 6th 1998
Last update of this page January 16th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 2900  m 9514  ft 1.802  mi   (7)
length 2947  m 9668  ft 1.831  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (3)

Pacific Place
Description  
Years 1999÷2004
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration September 5th 1999
Closing July 25th 2004
Last update of this page January 16th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 2866  m 9403  ft 1.781  mi   (7)
length 2925  m 9597  ft 1.818  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (4)

Vancouver, Pacific Place: preliminary proposal 1989

Vancouver, Pacific Place: preliminary proposal 1989


Vancouver, Pacific Place 1990÷1997

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Vancouver, Pacific Place 1998

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Vancouver, Pacific Place 1999÷2004

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Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
June 16th 2008 Pacific Place 1990÷1997 Guido de Carli   borough82 Update Description
January 16th 2008     Guido de Carli Lorenzo Tommasi   Update Description with map
August 12th 2005     Guido de Carli     Update Description
June 4th 2005 Pacific Place 1989 Guido de Carli     Update Map
October 1st 2002     Guido de Carli     Update Map
August 7th 2002     Guido de Carli     Update Description
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