IRL - IRELAND
PHOENIX PARK
Not to be confused with Dublin
Description  
Location Dublin / Baile Átha Cliath - Fingal / Fine Gall - Leinster
Location Phoenix Park, in Dublin
Latitude - Longitude + 53°22'11"     - 6°20'01"
53.369722     -6.333611
UTM Coordinates X = 677391.597  -  Y = 5916713.821  -  Zone 29U
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth
Altitude AMSL 49 m - 161 ft
Inauguration 1929
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English www.euro-racing.com/europacup/circuits/ppark.htm
(2) English www.kolumbus.fi/leif.snellman/t4.htmThe Golden Era of Grand Prix Racing
(3) English www.racingcircuits.netMotor Racing Circuits Database
(4) English www.silhouet.com/motorsport/tracks/phoenixp.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.

Speed Trial Course
Description In 1903 Phoenix Park was used for 1 km and 1 mile sprint races
Years 1903
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Concrete Drag strip
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page January 15th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 1609  m 5280  ft 1  mi   (4)
length 1000  m 3281  ft 0.621  mi   (4)

Grand Prix Circuit
Description  
Years 1929÷1939, 1969
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration 1929
Closing 1969
Last update of this page January 15th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 6840  m 22439  ft 4.25  mi   (3)

Oldtown Circuit
Description  
Years 1950÷1955, 1983÷1985, 1993÷...
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration 1950
Closing  
Last update of this page January 15th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 2784  m 9134  ft 1.73  mi   (3)
length 2780  m 9121  ft 1.727  mi   (1)

Hawthorn Circuit
Description  
Years 1959÷1960, 1967, 1978÷1982, 1988÷1991
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration 1959
Closing 1991
Last update of this page January 15th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 3412  m 11193  ft 2.12  mi   (3)

Dublin 100 Circuit
Description  
Years 1962÷1966
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration 1962
Closing 1966
Last update of this page January 15th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  

Extended Hawthorn Circuit
Description  
Years 1968÷1977
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration 1968
Closing 1977
Last update of this page January 15th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  

Modified Hawthorn Circuit
Description  
Years 1977÷1986
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration 1977
Closing 1986
Last update of this page January 15th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  

Phoenix Park, Gran Prix Circuit (1929÷1939, 1969)

Phoenix Park, Gran Prix Circuit (1929÷1939, 1969)


Phoenix Park, Oldtown Circuit (1950÷1955, 1983÷1985, 1993÷...)

Phoenix Park, Oldtown Circuit (1950÷1955, 1983÷1985, 1993÷...)


Phoenix Park, Extended Hawthorn Circuit (1968÷1977)

Phoenix Park, Extended Hawthorn Circuit (1968÷1977)


Phoenix Park, Modified Hawthorn Circuit (1977÷1986)

Phoenix Park, Modified Hawthorn Circuit (1977÷1986)



Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
March 24th 2003     Guido de Carli Guido de Carli   New Description with map
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
 
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