SUI - SWITZERLAND
FRIBOURG / FREIBURG
Description In Spring 1970, Baron Emanuel De Graffenried, at that time he was one of the most important representative of Swiss motor racing, declared that - in spite of the prohibition of circuit races in the whole country - he is fighing for build a permanent circuit near to Freiburg, «in order to remember forever Jo Siffert (at that time he was still racing) and to give to Switzerland an important race program».
Location Fribourg / Freiburg
FR - Fribourg / Freiburg - Espace Mittelland
Location  
Latitude - Longitude (approx) + 46°48'00"     + 7°09'00"     (approx)
46.8     7.15     (approx)
UTM Coordinates (approx) X = 358830.221  -  Y = 5184600.89  -  Zone 32T     (approx)
Swiss national coordinates (approx) Y = 577966  -   X = 183245     (approx)
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  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) map.search.ch
Altitude AMSL (approx) 650 m - 2133 ft    (approx)
Inauguration  
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) Italian Autosprint 20/1970 (page 43)

(*) 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.

Fribourg / Freiburg
Description  
Years 1970
Direction  
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page December 9th 2005
Info last update May 1970
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length (approx) 4000  m 13123  ft 2.486  mi   (1)





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Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
December 9th 2005   1970 Guido de Carli     New Description without map
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