MEX - MEXICO
MONTERREY, PARQUE FUNDIDORA
Not to be confused with Monterrey (Apodaca)
Description Semipermanent circuit located in Monterrey. It was first used in 2001 for a Cart event (now Champ Car World Series), it hostes Mexican race of 2005/2006 A1 GP series too.

The circuit uses the street of Fundidora Park, in al old abandoned industrial area.
It has 12 bends and it has a mixed layout, with long straights, hairpins and chicanes, for this reason overtaking is very difficult.

How to go there
From Mariano Escobedo International Airport, exit airport and take the only exit up onto Miguel Alemán Road towards Monterrey (left). At the second light, turn left and the street will lead you to Constitución Avenue (watch for signals). Turn right on Constitución Avenue, drive for 2.5 miles and take the exit on the right for Fundidora Avenue. You will see Fundidora Park on your right. The racecourse is inside the Park.
Location Parque Fundidora, Monterrey
NLE - Nuevo León - Noreste
Location Inside Fundidora Park, in Monterrey town center
Latitude - Longitude + 25°40'42"     -100°16'55"
25.678333     -100.281944
UTM Coordinates X = 371351.912  -  Y = 2840685.741  -  Zone 14R
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth
Altitude AMSL 517 m - 1696 ft
Inauguration March 11th 2001
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English (United States) www.champcarworldseries.com/Event/Events.asp?ID=559
(2) English (United States) www.champcarworldseries.com/Event/TelemetryMap.asp?ID=1
(3) English www.d3motorsport.com/portfolio/monterrey-mexico
(4) English www.d3motorsport.com/projects/projects.html
(5) English www.travelplaces.co.uk/mr-a1-circuits-parque-fundidora.htm
(6) Mexican Spanish English (United States) www.monterreygrandprix.comOfficial website

(*) 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.

Parque Fundidora - Fundidora Park
Description  
Years 2001÷...
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration March 11th 2001
Closing  
Last update of this page March 1st 2010
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 3380  m 11088  ft 2.1  mi   (3)
length 3386  m 11109  ft 2.104  mi   (2)
length 3370  m 11056  ft 2.094  mi   (3)
length 3386  m 11109  ft 2.104  mi   (4)

Monterrey, Parque Fundidora

Monterrey, Parque Fundidora



Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
March 1st 2010 Parque Fundidora - Fundidora Park 2001÷... Guido de Carli     Update Description
June 18th 2007     Guido de Carli     Update Description
June 20th 2006     Lorenzo Tommasi Lorenzo Tommasi   New Description with map
June 1st 2006     Guido de Carli     Update Description
May 23rd 2006     Guido de Carli Guido de Carli Lorenzo Tommasi New Description with map
March 23rd 2006     Guido de Carli   Lorenzo Tommasi New Description
March 5th 2003     Guido de Carli     New Description
October 29th 2002     Guido de Carli     New Description
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
 
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