GER - GERMANY
KÖLNER KURS
Description Highway circuit used for Formula 3 races on May 30th 1948 and on October 2nd 1949. I don’t know if it was used some more times
Location Köln
NW - Nordrhein-Westfalen - 1949÷1990: BRD
Location Cologne (= Köln)
Along Cologne - Bonn motorway
Latitude - Longitude + 50°53'00"     + 6°58'08"
50.883333     6.968889
UTM Coordinates X = 357126.71  -  Y = 5638816.373  -  Zone 32U
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 (*) GoYellow.de
Altitude AMSL 52 m - 171 ft
Inauguration  
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) German www.formel3guide.com1948 season: click on "Ergebnisse und Streckenskizzen" and "Streckenskizze"
(2) English www.silhouet.com/motorsport/tracks/benelux/koln.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.

Kölner Kurs
Description  
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page December 28th 2010
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Bonner Kehre - Rhein Kehre - Aachener Schleife
length 5542  m 18182  ft 3.444  mi Total length (1)
length 2041  m 6696  ft 1.268  mi Partial length from start line to 1st corner (Bonner Kehre) (2)
length 2490  m 8169  ft 1.547  mi Partial length from 1st corner (Bonner Kehre) to 2nd corner (Rhein Kehre) (2)
length 569  m 1867  ft 0.354  mi Partial length from 2nd corner (Rhein Kehre) to 3rd cormer (Aachener Schleife) (2)
length 442  m 1450  ft 0.275  mi Partial length from 3rd cormer (Aachener Schleife) to finish line (2)





Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
December 28th 2010     Guido de Carli     Update Description
March 1st 2007     Guido de Carli   Roelard Smit New Description
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
 
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