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Description It hosted Des Moines Grand Prix, en event organized by SCCA Pro Racing for their TransAm Series. 1993 event was canceled because of midwest floods of 1993
Location Des Moines
IA - Iowa - Midwest
Location Moines downtown
Latitude - Longitude + 41°35'28"     - 93°37'13"
41.591111     -93.620278
UTM Coordinates X = 448302.384  -  Y = 4604565.132  -  Zone 15T
Aerial photo / Map (*)  Google Maps  -    Bing Maps  -    Flash Earth  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Microsoft Research Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) MapQuest
Altitude AMSL 244 m - 801 ft
Inauguration 1989
Closing 1994
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English (United States) American Motorsports Pages
(2) English www.racingcircuits.netMotor Racing Circuits Database

(*) 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.

Des Moines
Years 1989÷1994
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration 1989
Closing 1994
Last update of this page December 27th 2006
Info last update  
Distinctive points 2nd Avenue - Crocker Street - 5th Avenue - Park Street - 4th Avenue - W. Powell Jr. Way - 5th Avenue - Grand Avenue - 3rd Street - Locust Street - East 1st Street - Grand Avenue
length 2897  m 9504  ft 1.8  mi   (2)

Des Moines

Des Moines

Latitude - Longitude: + 41°35'28", - 93°37'13"
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