Not to be confused with Lyon Parilly - Lyon Quincieux
Location Lyon
69 - Rhône - Rhône-Alpes
Latitude - Longitude + 45°36'45"     + 4°44'28"
45.6125     4.741111
UTM Coordinates X = 635755.857  -  Y = 5052469.322  -  Zone 31T
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Altitude AMSL 270 m - 886 ft
Closing August 3rd 1924
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English www.racingcircuits.netMotor Racing Circuits Database
(2) English Grand Prix de l’A.C.F.: results
(3) Italian Autosprint 30/1974 (page 54)Lyon 1924

(*) 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.

Years 1924
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Road course
Inauguration August 3rd 1924
Closing August 3rd 1924
Last update of this page November 25th 2007
Info last update  
Distinctive points  
length 23013  m 75502  ft 14.3  mi   (1)
length 23145  m 75935  ft 14.382  mi   (3)
length 23150  m 75951  ft 14.385  mi   (2)

Lyon 1924

Lyon 1924

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Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
November 25th 2007     Guido de Carli Guido de Carli   New Map
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