CHN - CHINA, PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF
ZHUHAI INTERNATIONAL CIRCUIT
Not to be confused with Zhuhai - Zhuhai Golden Apple
Description Permanent circuit. It should have hosted F.1 China GP in 1996
Location Zhuhai - Guangdong
Location Tangjiawan Town, Northern Region of Zhuhai City in Guangdong Southern Province; few km North of Macao
Latitude - Longitude + 22°22'02"     +113°33'27"
22.367222     113.5575
UTM Coordinates X = 763364.807  -  Y = 2475711.995  -  Zone 49Q
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth
Altitude AMSL 7 m - 23 ft
Inauguration November 1996
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English World Motor Racing Circuits: A Spectator’s Guide (page 188)Author: Peter Higham, Bruce Jones - Published by: Andre Deutsch - year: 1999 - ISBN: 0-233-99619-2
Description
(2) English www.afos.com/calendar.php?cid=36&y=2007
(3) English www.asianf3.net/article/articleview/364/1/33
(4) Chinese www.qcql.com/english/temp/Game/Road/ZhuHai.htm
(5) Italian Autosprint 48/1993 (page 42)
(6) Italian Autosprint 7/1994 (page 41)
(7) Italian Autosprint 47/1996 (page 34)
(8) Chinese www.zic.com.cnOfficial website
(9) English www.zic.com.cn/zicenOfficial 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.

Zhuhai International Circuit
Description Autumn 1993 updates to the project (when its building begun), a little different from what it has really built later. A F.1 China GP should have been hosted in 1996.
Years 1993
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page June 24th 2007
Info last update November 1993
Designer  
Distinctive points  

Zhuhai International Circuit
Description 1994 updates to the project, a little different from what it has really built later
Years 1994
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page June 24th 2007
Info last update February 1994
Designer  
Distinctive points  

Zhuhai International Circuit
Description Map shown on a banner hang outside the track during 1996 races. Its layout is slightly different from defintive one.
Years 1996
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page June 24th 2007
Info last update February 1994
Designer  
Distinctive points  

Zhuhai International Circuit
Description  
Years  
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration November 1996
Closing  
Last update of this page June 24th 2007
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 4300  m 14108  ft 2.672  mi   (2)
length 4300  m 14108  ft 2.672  mi   (3)
length 4320  m 14173  ft 2.684  mi   (2)
Min width 12  m 39  ft      (3)
Max width 14  m 46  ft      (3)
Straight length 900  m 2953  ft 0.559  mi   (2)

Zhuhai International Circuit: 1993 proposal

Zhuhai International Circuit: 1993 proposal


Zhuhai International Circuit: 1994 proposal

Zhuhai International Circuit: 1994 proposal


Zhuhai International Circuit: 1996 proposal

Zhuhai International Circuit: 1996 proposal



Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
June 24th 2007     Guido de Carli     Update Description
August 12th 2005     Guido de Carli     Update Description
April 30th 2004   1996 Guido de Carli Guido de Carli   New Description with map
November 10th 2003   1993 Guido de Carli     Update Description
November 10th 2003   1994 Guido de Carli     Update Description
September 17th 2003     Guido de Carli     New Description
May 5th 2003     Guido de Carli     New Description
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
 
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