Location Germiston - Gauteng
Latitude - Longitude - 26°14'07"     + 28°09'06"
-26.235278     28.151667
UTM Coordinates X = 615030.343  -  Y = 7097749.087  -  Zone 35J
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
Altitude AMSL  
Inauguration October 30th 1948
Closing October 30th 1948
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English layout
(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.

Years 1948
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration October 30th 1948
Closing October 30th 1948
Last update of this page February 21st 2008
Info last update  
Distinctive points Rand Airport Road - Magazine Bend - Railway Hairpin - Golf Course Bend - Lake Bend - Hangars Corner - Eastern Turnabout
length 3862  m 12672  ft 2.4  mi   (2)
length 4008  m 13149  ft 2.49  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (1)


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Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
February 21st 2008   1948 Guido de Carli Lorenzo Tommasi   New Description with map
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