Track Map of the Past

KARLSKOGA, GELLERÅSEN
Track maps have sure taken a turn for the worse since this illustration of the Swedish track Karlskoga, Gelleråsen. It’s absolutely fantastic. Dig the illustrated saloon cars racing around the front straight. Perfect.

Compare with the modern official map, and mourn the passing of elegance and style.

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  2. Cris

    Some great ones in here if you dig around:

    http://www.silhouet.com/motorsport/tracks/tracks.html

    Cris

  3. Jade Wood

    Good post. I’ll try using this soon.

  4. daniel

    http://www.automotorsport.se/bigpix/2007/ringenmodell.jpg this one is from nürburg ring is more art than track map maybe, but still so nice

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