USA - UNITED STATES
GATEWAY INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY (EX SAINT LOUIS)
SORRY, SOME DATA ARE NOT TRANSLATED YET
Description Road track inaugurated on May 4th 1985 and used up to 1995; it should have hosted a F.1 GP in 1986. In 1996 this track has been competely revised and named Gateway International Raceway
Location Madison
IL - Illinois - Midwest
Location 700 Raceway Blvd, Madison, IL
Latitude - Longitude + 38°39'03"     - 90°08'00"
38.650833     -90.133333
UTM Coordinates X = 749468.222  -  Y = 4281929.958  -  Zone 15S
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 123 m - 404 ft
Inauguration May 4th 1985
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English (United States) World Motor Racing Circuits: A Spectator’s Guide (page 172)Author: Peter Higham, Bruce Jones - Published by: Andre Deutsch - year: 1999 - ISBN: 0-233-99619-2
Description
(2) English (United States) www.gatewayraceway.com/html/oval_facility_map.html
(3) English (United States) www.nrsccahistory.com/Tracks/Gateway.html
(4) English (United States) www.tracktime.com/track7.asp
(5) Italian Autosprint 16/1985 (page 23)Progetto
(6) English (United States) www.gatewayraceway.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.

Saint Louis: Road track
Description  
Years 1985÷1995
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration May 4th 1985
Closing 1995
Last update of this page July 19th 2003
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 3540  m 11616  ft 2.2  mi   (3)
length 4500  m 14764  ft 2.796  mi   (5)
Min width 10.7  m 35  ft      (3)

Saint Louis: Drag strip
Description  
Years 1985÷1995
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Asphalted Drag strip
Inauguration May 4th 1985
Closing  
Last update of this page October 18th 2003
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 2253  m 7392  ft 1.4  mi to be verified (5)

Road track
Description  
Years 1996÷...
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration 1996
Closing  
Last update of this page July 30th 2002
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  

Oval
Description  
Years 1996÷...
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Oval course
Inauguration 1996
Closing  
Last update of this page November 29th 2007
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 2414  m 7920  ft 1.5  mi   (2)

Saint Louis: Road track 1985÷1995

Saint Louis: Road track 1985÷1995


Saint Louis: Dragstrip 1985÷1995

Saint Louis: Dragstrip 1985÷1995



Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
October 18th 2003 Saint Louis: Road track 1985÷1995 Guido de Carli     Update Description
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
 
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