Description Temporary circuit built on the runways, perimeter roads and streets surrounding an airport still in use. It was used by SCCA Trans-Am from 1989 to 1991. It was abandoned because of excessive heat, lack of parking, poor access, and airline passengers protests.
Location Dallas
TX - Texas - Southern States
Location Addison Airport, in a northern suburb of Dallas
Latitude - Longitude + 32°57'48"     - 96°49'59"
32.963333     -96.833056
UTM Coordinates X = 702530.419  -  Y = 3649306.5  -  Zone 14S
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  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Microsoft Research Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) MapQuest
Altitude AMSL 195 m - 640 ft
Inauguration 1989
Closing 1991
Designer Wilson Motorsport
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) Italian mail, note Mails from Lorenzo Tommasi dated November 15th 2005 and April 5th 2006.
(2) English mail, note Mail from Michel Marti dated May 3rd 2006
(3) Austria American Motorsports Pages
(4) Austria
(5) Italian Autosprint 20/1996

(*) 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.

Addison Airport
Years 1989÷1991
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Airfield course
Inauguration 1989
Closing 1991
Last update of this page July 9th 2007
Info last update  
Distinctive points  
length 2527  m 8289  ft 1.57  mi    

Addison Airport

Addison Airport

Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
June 20th 2006     Guido de Carli   Lorenzo Tommasi Update Map
June 2nd 2006     Guido de Carli     Update Description
April 9th 2006     Guido de Carli Guido de Carli 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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