GER - GERMANY
SAARLOUIS
Description Circuit used surely for an event of German F.3 Championship on May 11th 1975. During this race, drive Walter Neubauer had a severe accident and he died some days later. I don’t know if it was used for more times. It was used also on May 15th 1978 for second round of Deutsche Rundstrecken Meisterschaft. I have no more info
Location Saarlouis
SL - Saarland - 1949÷1990: BRD
Location 3.2 km - 2 mi North of Saarlouis
Latitude - Longitude + 49°20'44"     + 6°46'01"
49.345556     6.766944
UTM Coordinates X = 337807.712  -  Y = 5468269.161  -  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 210 m - 689 ft
Inauguration May 11th 1975
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) German www.formel3guide.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=243&Itemid=222Go to corresponding season and click on "Streckenplan"
(2) English www.milermeter.com/?r=552483Track layout, drawn by RASmit
(3) English www.motorsportmemorial.org/focus.php?db=ct&n=6484The Motorsport Memorial
(4) German www.nein-zum-bayern-ring.de/motorsportparks/bayernringlauterhofen.html
(5) English www.racingcircuits.netMotor Racing Circuits Database
(6) English www.the-fastlane.co.uk/formula2/F375_11.htmF2 Register

(*) 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.

Saarlouis
Description Direction and position of start/finish line have to be confirmed
Years 1975÷1978?
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration May 11th 1975
Closing  
Last update of this page September 9th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 4940  m 16207  ft 3.07  mi   (5)
length 4940  m 16207  ft 3.07  mi   (6)
length 4940  m 16207  ft 3.07  mi   (6)
length 4909  m 16107  ft 3.051  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (2)

Saarlouis

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Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
February 25th 2009   1975÷1978? Guido de Carli   Frank de Jong Update Description
September 11th 2008   1975÷1978? Guido de Carli   Stephan Zeidler Update Description
September 4th 2008   1975÷1978? Guido de Carli     Update Description
May 14th 2007   1975÷1978? Guido de Carli   Roelard Smit New Description
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