IND - INDIA
SULUR
Description Circuit used for the last time in 1965 or 1968 (sources don’t agree). It had grandstands and facilities suitable for 60000 spectators and it hosted international races. The circuit was closed when the airfield - at that time not used - was reopened again for air traffic.
Location Sulur - Tamil Nadu
Location Approx 20 km - 12 mi East of Coimbatore
Latitude - Longitude + 11°00'52"     + 77°09'39"
11.014444     77.160833
UTM Coordinates X = 736098.436  -  Y = 1218427.41  -  Zone 43P
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth
Altitude AMSL 380 m - 1247 ft
Inauguration  
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English www.hinduonnet.com/thehindu/mp/2003/12/01/stories/2003120102260100.htm
(2) English www.hinduonnet.com/thehindu/mp/2003/12/01/stories/2003120102270200.htm

(*) 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.

Sulur
Description  
Years 1954?÷196x
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Airfield course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page June 6th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  





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June 6th 2008     Guido de Carli     New Description without map
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