El Mirage Dry Lake Bed is the site of a 1.3 mile land speed record course located near Adelanto, California.
New: 2005-05-22 Last Updated: 2007-08-07
The site was used as a desert dragstrip from 1937 through about 1939, and from 1946 through about 1950. The current use as a land speed record course appears to have started about 1980.
|Alan E. Brown, The History of America's Speedways: Past & Present. Comstock Park, Michigan: Brown, 2003 , ISBN 0931105617 , pp. 133. Order from National Speedway Directory|
Southern California Timing Association
P.O. Box 10
Orsi, CA 93647
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The start line is about 4 miles west up the dry lake bed from the marked location on the map.
Directions to the dry lake may be found Here on the SCTA web site.
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