All Posts Tagged With: "Race Tracks"

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Indianapolis Motor Speedway Virtual Seating Map Using MapCruncher and Virtual Earth

A while back Microsoft released a program called MapCruncher ΓÇô an easy way to georeference an image to be placed right on top of Virtual Earth Maps. MapCruncherΓäó beta for Microsoft┬« Virtual EarthΓäó is a newly-released, innovative tool that allows anyone to import maps, layer them, and share them on a website using the Microsoft […]

7Jul2008 | | 2 comments | Continued
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Homestead-Miami Speedway Aerial View

Take a look at the sunny Homestead-Miami Speedway.┬á Home of the IndyCar series racing and also the season finale of the NASCAR series. Quick odd fact about the track: Four lakes were created, providing more than 2.5 million cubic yards of lime rock fill to create the banking. Three of the four lakes are located […]

24Mar2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Kansas Motor Speedway Aerial View

Located just outside and to the west of Kansas comes the Kansas Speedway in all it’s glory.┬á This 1.5 mile oval is home to NASCAR, ARCA, USAC and IRL races.┬á Below are links to the Virtual Earth Maps for the Aerial View and the Bird’s Eye View – click the image for maps Technorati Tags: […]

24Mar2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Indianapolis Motor Speedway Aerial Photo

The Yard of Bricks at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway – Home of the Brickyard 400 and the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar races. Also this year is the home of the 2008 Red Bull Indianapolis GP – The first time motorcycles are going to be around the track. Check out the link below for Aerial Photos and […]

20Mar2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Michigan International Speedway Aerial Photos

Well the aerials aren’t that good around Michigan International Speedway, but there are some good Bird’s Eye photos – even some with the drivers there testing again. The track is nestled on more than 1,400-plus acres in the Irish Hills of southeastern Michigan. Groundbreaking took place on September 28, 1967. Over 2.5 million yards of […]

18Mar2008 | | 0 comments | Continued