USA - UNITED STATES
NEW ASHEVILLE SPEEDWAY (MELLOWDROME)
Description Oval track used by Nascar up to 1999. In 2001 it has been converted into a 500 meter cycling track and renamed Asheville Mellowdrome
Location Asheville
NC - North Carolina - Southern States
Location  
Latitude - Longitude + 35°33'57"     - 82°34'53"
35.565833     -82.581389
UTM Coordinates X = 356690.11  -  Y = 3936945.212  -  Zone 17S
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 603 m - 1978 ft
Inauguration 1962
Closing 1999
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English (United States) virtualglobetrotting.com/map/4491
(2) English (United States) www.airfields-freeman.com/NC/Owen_NC_94.jpgAerial photo taken in 1994
(3) English (United States) www.mellowdrome.comHistory of the Mellowdrome
(4) English (United States) www.members.aol.com/__121b_ZzRtiu1rJGt7I1npBZ1TlROlxjE1j1bKlSxJNzaXBo8EXAph1UyInQ==

(*) 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.

New Asheville Speedway (Mellowdrome)
Description  
Years  
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Oval course
Inauguration 1962
Closing 1999
Last update of this page February 2nd 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 536  m 1760  ft 1/3  mi    





Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
February 2nd 2008     Guido de Carli   Lorenzo Tommasi New Description without map
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
 
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