ANG - ANGOLA
MOCÂMEDES / NAMIBE, FESTAS DO MAR
Description Mocâmedes hosted car events from 1950s to 1975, when they were stopped because of civil war. I don’t know when races started again. Angolan Championship had an event at least from in 2006 at Namibe street circuit. I have no more info.
Location Namibe (ex Mocâmedes) - Namibe
Location Namibe. Before independence (1975) name of the city was Mocâmedes
Latitude - Longitude (approx) - 15°11'49"     + 12°08'28"     (approx)
-15.196944     12.141111     (approx)
UTM Coordinates (approx) X = 192820.494  -  Y = 8317880.789  -  Zone 33L     (approx)
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth
Altitude AMSL (approx) 1 m - 3 ft    (approx)
Inauguration  
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) Angolan Portoguese princesa-do-namibe.blogspot.com/2007/03/namibe.html
(2) Angolan Portoguese www.sanzalangola.com/galeria/album97?&page=15Racing photos

(*) 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.

Circuito das Festas do Mar
Description  
Years 195x÷1975
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing 1975
Last update of this page September 25th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  

Circuito das Festas do Mar
Description  
Years ?÷2006÷...
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page September 25th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  





Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
October 10th 2008     Guido de Carli     Update Description
September 25th 2008     Guido de Carli   Lorenzo Tommasi Update Description
February 8th 2007 Circuito das Festas do Mar ?÷2006÷... Guido de Carli     New Description without map
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