Candlestick Park (now Monster Park) has been the site of a temporary course in the stadium parking lot in San Francisco, California. The parking lot is currently used for various Solo and Autocross events.
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A 1.9 mile temp road course was used from 1963 through August 11th, 1965. The 1.5 mile course was proposed for sometime in the mid-90s, probably by NASA, but the NASA race does not seem to have actually happened.
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The Google Map Link below shows the 1.9 mile course used by the SCCA in the 60s.
This map shows the course for a proposed NASA event in the 90s. This event apparently never took place.
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