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Forum: Race Tracks 10-31-2015, 02:41 PM
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Sticky: In Remembrance... The Ghosts of old race tracks
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Re: The Ghosts of old race tracks

Andrew it would be great if you could post the pics here on this website.

That way.... if your Facebook page ever goes away it will be preserved here.
Forum: Race Tracks 09-22-2014, 12:18 PM
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Sticky: In Remembrance... The Ghosts of old race tracks
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Re: The Ghosts of old race tracks

Nope, no houses.

And yes, you can still see the road course really well.
Forum: Race Tracks 09-06-2014, 03:47 PM
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Sticky: In Remembrance... The Ghosts of old race tracks
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Re: The Ghosts of old race tracks

I stopped by what's left of Rocky Mountain Speedway today. You can still see the oval fairly clearly.

Here's from the start finish line looking into turn one.

4267

Here's a panorama of the...
Forum: Race Tracks 09-16-2012, 11:39 AM
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Sticky: In Remembrance... The Ghosts of old race tracks
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Re: The Ghosts of old race tracks

It is fascinating isn't it? Can't wait to see what you have to share. :up:
Forum: Race Tracks 01-15-2011, 12:15 PM
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Re: The Ghosts of old race tracks

I think there are several images of Century 21 floating around ARM in various threads. Here (http://autoracingmemories.com/forums/showthread.php?t=166) is a thread dedicated to the track.

I was...
Forum: Race Tracks 12-29-2009, 11:30 AM
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Sticky: In Remembrance... The Ghosts of old race tracks
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Re: Ghosts of Race Tracks gone by.

Please add your ghost tracks to this thread! Make sure to include a bit of information about the track, pictures of the track in operation and pictures of the track in it's current form.
Forum: Race Tracks 05-29-2009, 03:22 PM
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Sticky: In Remembrance... The Ghosts of old race tracks
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Re: Ghosts of Race Tracks gone by.

Continental Divide Raceways trivia... Evel Knievel performed there on July 30 1972. Were any of you there?

Rumor has it that Evel almost crashed his plane trying to land it on the drag strip at...
Forum: Race Tracks 05-29-2009, 02:58 PM
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Sticky: In Remembrance... The Ghosts of old race tracks
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Re: Ghosts of Race Tracks gone by.

This is where Continental Divide Raceways was located. This is about 2 miles south of Castle Rock Co. It doesn't look as if there is much evidence left of the track which was a road course, drag...
Forum: Race Tracks 05-29-2009, 02:46 PM
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Sticky: In Remembrance... The Ghosts of old race tracks
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Re: Ghosts of Race Tracks gone by.

Mitch what do you know about this old track in Deer Trail Colorado?

http://autoracingmemories.com/forums/picture.php?albumid=46&pictureid=457
Forum: Race Tracks 05-22-2009, 09:42 AM
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Sticky: In Remembrance... The Ghosts of old race tracks
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Re: Ghosts of Race Tracks gone by.

In post #4 of this thread I posted a picture of where Englewood Speedway was and how it looks today.

Here it is again...
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Forum: Race Tracks 05-21-2009, 01:58 PM
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Sticky: In Remembrance... The Ghosts of old race tracks
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Re: Ghosts of Race Tracks gone by.

Here is what Ascot looks like today...
(I made a overlay of where the track was in it's approximate location)
It now looks to be some type of parking lot but not one used for the public because the...
Forum: Race Tracks 05-20-2009, 03:12 PM
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Sticky: In Remembrance... The Ghosts of old race tracks
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Re: Ghosts of Race Tracks gone by.

Rocky Mountain National Speedway was a 3/8ths mile dirt track located in Commerce City Colorado. RMNS was originally named "Raceland" and was a large 1/2 mile dirt track. It closed in 2005.

RMNS...
Forum: Race Tracks 05-20-2009, 02:55 PM
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Sticky: In Remembrance... The Ghosts of old race tracks
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Re: Ghosts of Race Tracks gone by.

Englewood Speedway was one of Denver Colorado most famous and remembered tracks. Englewood Speedway was opened in 1947 and was later paved and hosted some of the most famous races in the history of...
Forum: Race Tracks 05-20-2009, 02:46 PM
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Sticky: In Remembrance... The Ghosts of old race tracks
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Re: Ghost Tracks

Century 21 Raceways. The 1/3 mile oval opened in 1971 and closed in 1973. Century 21 was located in Aurora Co just off I-70. One cool thing about Century 21 was it's seating, every fan had their own...
Forum: Race Tracks 05-20-2009, 02:42 PM
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Sticky: In Remembrance... The Ghosts of old race tracks
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Re: Ghost Tracks

My favorite race track of all-time Lakeside Speedway. Opening in 1938 and closing in 1988. A library of books could be written about the great race cars, drivers and races that graced Lakeside...
Forum: Race Tracks 05-20-2009, 02:39 PM
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Sticky: In Remembrance... The Ghosts of old race tracks
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Unhappy The Ghosts of old race tracks

Old, closed race tracks fascinate me. Especially fascinating to me is seeing the remains of the tracks via Google maps or other sources. This thread is dedicated to cataloging old, closed tracks and...
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