POR - PORTUGAL
VIANA DO CASTELO
Not to be confused with Viana do Castelo (Kart Indoor) - Viana do Castelo (Kart)
Description Permanent track never developed, proposed in mid 1970s. Inauguration should have been no later than first months of 1976. I have no more info.
My map is copied from a drawing in perspective and stretched to ortho view; height/width ratio could be incorrect.
Location Viana do Castelo - Viana do Castelo - Portugal continental
Location 2 km - 1.25 mi from Viana do Castelo, the capital of the district with the same name in the North of Portugal, close to the border with Spain
Latitude - Longitude (approx) + 41°41'00"     - 8°49'00"     (approx)
41.683333     -8.816667     (approx)
UTM Coordinates (approx) X = 515258.25  -  Y = 4614634.258  -  Zone 29T     (approx)
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
Altitude AMSL 20 m - 66 ft
Inauguration  
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) Portuguese mail, note Mail from Jorge Taborda dated March 15th 2006
(2) Portuguese O Volante /1974Proposal description [Publishing date: February 1974]

(*) 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.

Viana do Castelo
Description  
Years 1974
Direction  
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page April 30th 2006
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 3700  m 12139  ft 2.299  mi Approximated length: minimum value (2)
length 4300  m 14108  ft 2.672  mi Approximated length: maximum value (2)

Viana do Castelo

Viana do Castelo

Viana do Castelo

Viana do Castelo



Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
March 27th 2006     Guido de Carli   Jorge Taborda Update Description
March 19th 2006     Guido de Carli Guido de Carli Jorge Taborda New Description with map
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
 
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