USA - UNITED STATES
WEST PALM BEACH (SOUTH FLORIDA FAIRGROUNDS)
Description  
Location West Palm Beach
FL - Florida - Southern States
Location Palm Beach County Fairgrounds. This area now is overbuilt, but on the aerial photo taken in 1995 (the oldest now available on Google Earth) the circuit is still quite visible
Latitude - Longitude + 26°41'04"     - 80°11'20"
26.684444     -80.188889
UTM Coordinates X = 580699.557  -  Y = 2951741.824  -  Zone 17R
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 5 m - 16 ft
Inauguration 1988
Closing 1991
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) Italian mail, note Mail from Stephan Zeidler dated March 17th 2009
(2) English (United States) vimeo.com/3201731The 1990 IMSA GTP race broadcast
(3) English www.racingcircuits.netMotor Racing Circuits Database

(*) 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.

South Florida Fairgrounds
Description  
Years 1988÷1991
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration 1988
Closing 1991
Last update of this page March 17th 2009
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Midway Boulevard
length 2607  m 8553  ft 1.62  mi   (3)
length (approx) 2415  m 7923  ft 1.501  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (1)

West Palm Beach (South Florida Fairgrounds)

West Palm Beach (South Florida Fairgrounds)

Due to technical problems, temporarily it’s no longer possible to see the circuits on Google Maps embedded in the current page.
This feature will be restored as soon as I figure out how to do (any help would be appreciated!)

See this track layout with Google Earth
(milermeter.com can be used in your browser, without installing anything; Google Earth is a program that must be installed in your computer)
(Map shown here above can show at the same time all eventual layouts drawn. If you want to see only some of them, please go to Google Maps or Google Earth, by clicking on its own link)



Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
March 17th 2009 South Florida Fairgrounds 1988÷1991 Guido de Carli Guido de Carli Stephan Zeidler Update Description with map
January 21st 2007 South Florida Fairgrounds 1988÷1991 Guido de Carli     New Description without map
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
 
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