USA - UNITED STATES
TEXAS MOTORSPORT RANCH
Description Private track opened in 1996 and extended probably in March 2006. I apolgise because blue config isn’t so good but I found only a low quality picture.
As Motorsport Ranch in Houston, it’s a private test track, but sometimes minors formula cars races here.
Location Cresson
TX - Texas - Southern States
Location 9012 Performance Ct, Cresson, TX
Latitude - Longitude + 32°31'21"     - 97°37'01"
32.5225     -97.616944
UTM Coordinates X = 629896.138  -  Y = 3599196.254  -  Zone 14S
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Microsoft Research Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) MapQuest
Altitude AMSL 316 m - 1037 ft
Inauguration 1996
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) Italian English ForumForum --> North America --> USA: Southern States --> Texas Motorsport Ranch, Cresson, Tx [ITA-ENG]
(2) English (United States) www.motorsportranch.comOfficial 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.

Road Course
Description Original layout, still in use
Years 1996÷...
Direction Either   Either
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration 1996
Closing  
Last update of this page October 7th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Rattle Snake - Wagon Wheel - Ricochet - Little Bend - Buzzard Neck - Horseshoe - Boot Hill - Tombstone - Big Bend
length 2736  m 8976  ft 1.7  mi   (2)
Width 12.2  m 40  ft      (2)

Road Course
Description My map shown a preliminary proposal slighly different from the circuit now in use
Years 2006?÷...
Direction Either   Either
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration March 2006
Closing  
Last update of this page October 7th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Big Bend - Rattle Snake - Ricochet - Little Bend - Buzzard Neck - Horseshoe - Boot Hill - Tombstone
length 4989  m 16368  ft 3.1  mi    
length 4989  m 16368  ft 3.1  mi   (2)
Width 12.2  m 40  ft      (2)
Total area 123  hectares 1230258  m² 304  acres   (2)

Road Course
Description  
Years 2006?÷...
Direction Either   Either
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration March 2006
Closing  
Last update of this page October 7th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 2092  m 6864  ft 1.3  mi    
length 2092  m 6864  ft 1.3  mi   (2)
Width 12.2  m 40  ft      (2)

Texas Motorsport Ranch (1,7 mi)

Texas Motorsport Ranch (1,7 mi)


Texas Motorsport Ranch: long course proposal (3.1 mi)

Texas Motorsport Ranch: long course proposal (3.1 mi)



Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
October 7th 2008     Guido de Carli     Update Description
October 6th 2008     Lorenzo Tommasi Lorenzo Tommasi   Update Description with map
April 25th 2006     Guido de Carli   Lorenzo Tommasi New Description
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
 
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