GBR - UNITED KINGDOM
RUFFORTH
Description  
Location Rufforth
NYK - North Yorkshire - England
Location  
Latitude - Longitude + 53°56'52"     - 1°10'54"
53.947778     -1.181667
UTM Coordinates X = 619333.883  -  Y = 5979242.588  -  Zone 30U
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 18 m - 59 ft
Inauguration March 28th 1959
Closing 1978
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English Motor Racing Circuits in England: Then & Now (page 117)Author: Peter Swinger - Published by: Dial House - year: 2001 - ISBN: 0 7110 3104 5
Description
(2) English en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rufforth_CircuitWikipedia
(3) English www.racingcircuits.netMotor Racing Circuits Database
(4) English www.silhouet.com/motorsport/tracks/rufforth.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.

Rufforth
Description  
Years 1959
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Airfield course
Inauguration March 28th 1959
Closing 1959
Last update of this page November 11th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Foss Curve - Orange Curve - Boundary Bend - Becketts Hairpin - The Esses - Runway Bend
length 3380  m 11088  ft 2.1  mi   (1)

Rufforth
Description  
Years 1960÷1978
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Airfield course
Inauguration 1960
Closing 1978
Last update of this page November 11th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points York Bend - Acome Bend - Foss Curve - Orange Curve - Boundary Bend - Becketts Hairpin - The Esses - Runway Bend
length 2736  m 8976  ft 1.7  mi   (1)





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