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Candlestick Park

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.

New: 1999-06-19  Last Updated: 2007-10-27

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Elevation: sea level Latitude: 37.713023 Longitude: -122.385743 GPS: N 37 42.7813, W 122 23.1445 Time zone: PST/PDT (-0800/-0700)

Historical Note

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.

References

Alan E. Brown, The History of America's Speedways: Past & Present. Comstock Park, Michigan: Brown, 2003 , ISBN 0931105617 , pp. 128. Order from National Speedway Directory

Pete Hylton, Ghost Tracks: A Historic Look At America's Lost Road Racing Tracks. Benton, Kentucky: Legacy Ink, 2007 , ISBN 978-0-9796976-1-6 , pp. 68-70. Order from publisher

Track Office

Track: Monster Park 602 Jamestown Ave San Francisco, CA 94124

Track Maps and Imagery

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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