ASSEN (1925)
Not to be confused with Assen Van Drenthe
Description Street circuit, used for the first edition of Dutch Tourist Trophy. Since 1926 the race was moved on Van Drenthe circuit
Location Assen - Drenthe - Noord-Nederland
Location Borger - Schoonlo - Grolloo - Rolde, few km South East of Assen and approx. 10 km - 6 mi East of Assen Van Drenthe circuit
Latitude - Longitude + 52°56'02"     + 6°40'30"
52.933889     6.675
UTM Coordinates X = 343741.853  -  Y = 5867446.652  -  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
Altitude AMSL 15 m - 49 ft
Inauguration 1925
Closing 1925
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English ForumForum --> Europe --> Benelux --> NED - Assen [ENG]
(2) English layout
(3) Dutch

(*) 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.

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Assen (1925)
Years 1925
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Road course
Inauguration 1925
Closing 1925
Last update of this page June 17th 2008
Info last update  
Distinctive points Borgerderstraadt - Papenvoort - Rolderstraat - Jacop Trippad - Schoonloerstraat - Westdorperstraat - Hofdstraat - Schoonloerstraat - Rolderstraat - Marvijkstraat - Marvijksoord
length 28400  m 93176  ft 17.647  mi   (3)
length 27665  m 90764  ft 17.191  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (2)

Assen (1925)

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Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
May 7th 2009   1925   Roelard Smit Roelard Smit Update Description with map
June 17th 2008     Guido de Carli Roelard Smit Roelard Smit Update Map
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