Description Circuit used for IMSA Grand Prix of Minnesota on June 23rd 1997, but probably also in 1996 and 1998. Pits were on the S Washington Avenue (left side), the straight opposite to start/finish one. At the end of the latter (S 2nd Street) there was a chicane.
Location Minneapolis
MN - Minnesota - Midwest
Latitude - Longitude + 44°58'39"     - 93°15'17"
44.9775     -93.254722
UTM Coordinates X = 479916.154  -  Y = 4980482.496  -  Zone 15T
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Altitude AMSL 249 m - 817 ft
Inauguration 1996
Closing 1998
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English (United States) American Motorsports Pages
(2) English (United States)

(*) 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 1996÷1998
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration 1996
Closing 1998
Last update of this page March 16th 2007
Info last update  
Distinctive points S 2nd Street - 10th Avenue S - S Washington Street (right side) - Chicago Avenue - S 3rd Street - Park Avenue - S 4th Street - Portland Avenue S - S Washington Avenue (left side) - S 3rd Avenue - S 2nd Street
length 2575  m 8448  ft 1.6  mi   (1)



Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
March 16th 2007   1996÷1998 Guido de Carli        
December 4th 2005     Lorenzo Tommasi Lorenzo Tommasi   New Description with map
November 22nd 2005     Guido de Carli   Lorenzo Tommasi New Description without map
June 7th 2003     Guido de Carli     Update Description
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
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