KUW - KUWAIT
KUWAIT MOTOR TOWN
Description  
Location Ali Sabah Al Salem - Ahmadi
Location  
Latitude - Longitude + 28°55'48"     + 48°08'30"
28.93     48.141667
UTM Coordinates X = 221349.267  -  Y = 3203594.316  -  Zone 39R
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 40 m - 131 ft
Inauguration March 28th 2019
Closing  
Designer Tilke
Hermann Tilke
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuwait_Motor_TownWikipedia
(2) English https://www.racingcircuits.info/middle-east/kuwait-motor-town.htmlRacingcircuits.info
(3) English https://www.kmt.kwOfficial 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.

Main Circuit (GP Circuit)
Description  
Years 2019÷...
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Permanent
Inauguration March 28th 2019
Closing  
Last update of this page March 24th 2021
Info last update  
Designer Tilke
Hermann Tilke
Distinctive points  
length 5608  m 18399  ft 3.485  mi   (1)
length 5609  m 18402  ft 3.485  mi   (3)
Width 15  m 49  ft    Maximum (3)
Width 12  m 39  ft    Minimum (3)
Straight length 809  m 2654  ft 0.503  mi Start finish straight (3)
Straight length 1075  m 3527  ft 0.668  mi Longest straight (3)
Max. gradient 6  % 3.4  °      Uphill (3)
Max. gradient 5  % 2.9  °      Downhill (3)

National Circuit
Description  
Years 2019÷...
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Permanent
Inauguration March 28th 2019
Closing  
Last update of this page March 24th 2021
Info last update  
Designer Tilke
Hermann Tilke
Distinctive points  
length 4540  m 14895  ft 2.821  mi   (3)
Straight length 809  m 2654  ft 0.503  mi Start finish straight (3)
Straight length 869  m 2851  ft 0.54  mi Longest straight (3)

South Circuit
Description  
Years 2019÷...
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Permanent
Inauguration March 28th 2019
Closing  
Last update of this page March 24th 2021
Info last update  
Designer Tilke
Hermann Tilke
Distinctive points  
length 1597  m 5240  ft 0.992  mi   (3)
Straight length 636  m 2087  ft 0.395  mi Longest straight (3)

North Circuit
Description  
Years 2019÷...
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Permanent
Inauguration March 28th 2019
Closing  
Last update of this page March 24th 2021
Info last update  
Designer Tilke
Hermann Tilke
Distinctive points  
length 2740  m 8990  ft 1.703  mi   (2)

Karting - Variant 1
Description  
Years 2019÷...
Direction Either   Either
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration March 28th 2019
Closing  
Last update of this page March 24th 2021
Info last update  
Designer Tilke
Hermann Tilke
Distinctive points  
length 1333  m 4373  ft 0.828  mi   (3)

Karting - Variant 2
Description  
Years 2019÷...
Direction Either   Either
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration March 28th 2019
Closing  
Last update of this page March 24th 2021
Info last update  
Designer Tilke
Hermann Tilke
Distinctive points  
length 1261  m 4137  ft 0.784  mi   (3)

Drag Strip
Description  
Years 2019÷...
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Asphalted Drag strip
Inauguration March 28th 2019
Closing  
Last update of this page March 24th 2021
Info last update  
Designer Tilke
Hermann Tilke
Distinctive points  
length 1240  m 4068  ft 0.771  mi   (3)

Off Road - Sand Dune Drive
Description  
Years 2019÷...
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Dirt Road course
Inauguration March 28th 2019
Closing  
Last update of this page March 24th 2021
Info last update  
Designer Tilke
Hermann Tilke
Distinctive points  
length 950  m 3117  ft 0.59  mi   (3)

Motocross
Description  
Years 2019÷...
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Dirt Road course
Inauguration March 28th 2019
Closing  
Last update of this page March 24th 2021
Info last update  
Designer Tilke
Hermann Tilke
Distinctive points  
length 1750  m 5741  ft 1.087  mi   (3)
Difference in level 60  m 197  ft      (3)

Rallycross
Description  
Years 2019÷...
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Rallycross
Inauguration March 28th 2019
Closing  
Last update of this page March 24th 2021
Info last update  
Designer Tilke
Hermann Tilke
Distinctive points  
length 1700  m 5577  ft 1.056  mi   (3)





Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
March 24th 2021     Guido de Carli     New Description without map
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