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Hamilton Street Course

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Hamilton, ON

Years in Operation: 1978

Name History:


Track Configurations:
1.3 mile paved street circuit

Status
Closed

Notes:
  • 1 event only: August 7, 1978 - Formula Atlantic race won by Keke Rosberg

  • event attendance was about 50,000

  • The race was delayed by more than a day due to insurance demands that force last-minute circuit changes - Saturday events were cancelled

  • The cars finally hit the track at 3:00pm on Sunday for practice and the race didn't begin until 7:50pm. The race was to be 70 laps but was flagged at 39 laps due to darkness