Description Circuit used for Vuelta de Zapala, a Turismo Carettera (Argentinian Touring Car Championship) event
Location Zapala
Q - Neuquén - Patagonia
Latitude - Longitude - 38°53'20"     - 70°03'06"
-38.888889     -70.051667
UTM Coordinates X = 408790.958  -  Y = 5695027.848  -  Zone 19H
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) OpenStreetMap  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Wikimapia
Altitude AMSL 1023 m - 3356 ft
Inauguration November 28th 1971
Closing December 17th 1972
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) Argentinian Spanish Historia Deportiva del Automovilismo Argentino Author: Alfredo Parga - Published by: La Nación - Published in: Argentina - year: 1995
(2) Argentinian Spanish Nasif Estefano. Un piloto superdotado Author: CPN Julio Estefano - Published by: CPN Julio Estefano - Published in: Tucumán, Argentina - year: 1999
(3) Argentinian Spanish ForumForum --> Latin America --> Argentina --> Circuitos Argentinos [ESP] (with description and map)
(4) Argentinian Spanish list of all Turismo Carretera events (Argentinian Touring Car Championship)
(5) English layout
(6) Argentinian Spanish Automundo 341/1971 [Publishing date: November 30th 1971]

(*) 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 Arturo Kruuse
Description Track layout drawn on aerial photo could be approximated
Years 1971÷1972
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration November 28th 1971
Closing December 17th 1972
Last update of this page April 5th 2011
Info last update  
Distinctive points Ruta Nacional Nº 40 (Cristóbal Colón) - Rotonda Primeros Pobladores - Ruta Nacional Nº 22 (Bernardo Houssay) - Avenida Alfredo Fortabat
length 7628  m 25026  ft 4.74  mi   (3)
length 7197  m 23611  ft 4.472  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (5)

Zapala - Circuito Arturo Kruuse

Zapala - Circuito Arturo Kruuse

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Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
April 5th 2011 Circuito Arturo Kruuse 1971÷1972 Guido de Carli Guido de Carli Luis Alberto González New Description with map
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