USA - UNITED STATES
ASCOT MOTOR SPEEDWAY
LEGION ASCOT SPEEDWAY
Not to be confused with Ascot Park (1908÷1919) - Ascot Park (1957÷1990)
Description  
Location Los Angeles
CA - California - Western States
Location In this place now there is Hatfield Place, between North Soto Street, Valley Bolulevard and Multnomah Street
Latitude - Longitude + 34°03'59"     -118°11'30"
34.066389     -118.191667
UTM Coordinates X = 390034.844  -  Y = 3770157.72  -  Zone 11S
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 121 m - 397 ft
Inauguration January 20th 1924
Closing January 25th 1936
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English (United States) www.lincolnheightsla.com/ascot
(2) English www.silhouet.com/motorsport/tracks/ascot.htmlThe GEL Motorsport - Tracks Around The World

(*) 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.

Ascot Motor Speedway / Legion Ascot Speedway
Description At first it was named Ascot Motor Speedway, then in 1929 it was renamed Legion Ascot Speedway
Years 1924÷1936
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Oval course
Inauguration January 20th 1924
Closing January 25th 1936
Last update of this page June 17th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 1006  m 3300  ft 5/8  mi   (2)

Ascot Motor Speedway / Legion Ascot Speedway
Description  
Years 1934÷1936
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Oval course
Inauguration 1934
Closing January 25th 1936
Last update of this page June 17th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 805  m 2640  ft 1/2  mi   (2)

Ascot Motor Speedway / Legion Ascot Speedway
Description  
Years 1934÷1936
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Road course
Inauguration 1934
Closing January 25th 1936
Last update of this page June 17th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 2229  m 7313  ft 1.385  mi   (2)





Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
June 17th 2008     Lorenzo Tommasi     New Description without map
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
 
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