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ARDS
Description  
Location Belfast
ARD - Ards - Northern Ireland
Location  
Latitude - Longitude + 54°34'14"     - 5°44'28"
54.570556     -5.741111
UTM Coordinates X = 322809.504  -  Y = 6050459.803  -  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 (approx) 50 m - 164 ft    (approx)
Inauguration 1928
Closing 1936
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English forums.autosport.com (...)Autosport.com Bulletin Board --> The Nostalgia Forum --> The Ards circuit
(2) Italian www.baconinborzacchini.it/cbelfast.htmMap
(3) English www.ddavid.com/formula1/tt3.htm
(4) English www.racingcircuits.netMotor Racing Circuits Database
(5) English www.silhouet.com/motorsport/tracks/ards.htmlThe GEL Motorsport - Tracks Around The World
(6) Italian www.tazionuvolari.it/corse4it.htmTazio Nuvolari’s official website

(*) 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.

Ards
Description  
Years 1928÷1936
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit  
Type Road course
Inauguration 1928
Closing 1936
Last update of this page November 12th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Quarry Corner - Newtownards - Motte - Comber - Unicarvel - Clydesford Bridge - Dundonald
length 21993  m 72155  ft 13.666  mi   (4)
length 21994  m 72159  ft 13.667  mi   (6)





Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
November 12th 2008   1928÷1936 Guido de Carli     Update Description
January 7th 2004   1928÷1936 Guido de Carli     Update Description
March 11th 2003   1928÷1936 Guido de Carli     New Description
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
 
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