ITA - ITALY
SESTRIERE, CIRCUITO
Not to be confused with Sestriere (cronoscalata) - Sestriere, Lago Losetta
Description Venue used for regularity races for motorcycles in following years: 1913÷1914, 1919÷1923, 1929, 1932÷1934, 1947÷1953
Location Sestriere
TO - Torino - Piemonte
Location  
Latitude - Longitude (approx) + 44°57'00"     + 6°53'00"     (approx)
44.95     6.883333     (approx)
UTM Coordinates (approx) X = 333029.11  -  Y = 4979575.503  -  Zone 32T     (approx)
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Portale Cartografico Nazionale  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Visual Pagine Gialle
Altitude AMSL 2033 m - 6670 ft
Inauguration 1913
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) Italian www.grancircuitodelsestriere.it/LaStoria/tabid/480/Default.aspx
(2) Italian La Stampa Sportiva 27/1921 (page 2) [Publishing date: July 3rd 1921]
(3) Italian La Stampa 151/1922 (page 4) [Publishing date: June 25th 1922]

(*) 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 del Sestrières
Description Regularity Race for motorcycles
Years 1913
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Point to point track
Inauguration 1913
Closing 1913
Last update of this page May 4th 2021
Info last update July 3rd 1921
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 310.1  km    192.692  mi   (2)

Circuito del Sestrières
Description Regularity Race for motorcycles
Years 1914
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Point to point track
Inauguration 1914
Closing 1914
Last update of this page May 4th 2021
Info last update July 3rd 1921
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 344.2  km    213.882  mi   (2)

Circuito del Sestrières
Description  
Years 1919
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Point to point track
Inauguration 1919
Closing 1919
Last update of this page May 4th 2021
Info last update July 3rd 1921
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 94.6  km    58.783  mi Small motorbikes and sidecars (2)
length 256.4  km    159.324  mi Motorbikes only (2)

Circuito del Sestrières
Description  
Years 1920
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Point to point track
Inauguration 1920
Closing 1920
Last update of this page May 4th 2021
Info last update July 3rd 1921
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 256.4  km    159.324  mi   (2)

Circuito del Sestrières
Description Three laps
Years 1921
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Road course
Inauguration June 26th 1921
Closing June 26th 1921
Last update of this page May 4th 2021
Info last update July 3rd 1921
Designer  
Distinctive points Torino, barriera di Corso Francia - Susa - Cesana - Colle del Sestrières - Pragelato - Fenestrelle - Pinerolo - Avigliana - Susa - Cesana - Sestrières

Circuito del Sestrières
Description I have no info about these editions
Years 1922÷1923, 1929, 1932÷1934
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Road course
Inauguration June 25th 1922
Closing 1934
Last update of this page May 4th 2021
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  

Gran Circuito Turistico del Sestriere
Description Regularity Race for motorcycles
Years 1947
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Road course
Inauguration July 5th 1947
Closing July 5th 1947
Last update of this page May 4th 2021
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 180  km    111.85  mi Long circuit (1)
length 60  km    37.283  mi Short circuit (1)

Gran Circuito Turistico del Sestriere
Description Regularity Race for motorcycles
Years 1948
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Road course
Inauguration 1948
Closing 1948
Last update of this page May 4th 2021
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 250  km    155.347  mi   (1)

Gran Circuito Turistico del Sestriere
Description I have no info about these editions
Years 1949÷1952
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Road course
Inauguration 1949
Closing 1952
Last update of this page May 4th 2021
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  

Gran Circuito del Sestriere
Description  
Years 2007÷...
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Historical parade
Inauguration September 16th 2007
Closing  
Last update of this page May 4th 2021
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  

Gran Circuito Turistico del Sestriere
Description  
Years 1953
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Road course
Inauguration June 5th 1953
Closing June 5th 1953
Last update of this page May 4th 2021
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Pinerolo - Susa - Sestriere - Pinerolo - None - Pancalieri - Vigone - Pinerolo





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May 4th 2021     Guido de Carli     Update Description
April 4th 2006     Guido de Carli     New Description without map
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