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08-05-2005, 06:57 AM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile2529/Race-Track?.htm>Race Track?</a></b><br><br>Is this a race track and what kind is it?<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/139670race_track.jpg>

08-05-2005, 07:00 AM
It looks like a horse racing track to me.
I've found a few more around tokyo that look like car racing tracks.

09-01-2005, 12:08 AM
I agree that its a horse race track.

Heres one near me for comparison.

09-09-2005, 05:08 PM
From http://www.casinocity.com/jp/kanagawa/kawasrcj/

Verified with measure tool, track circumference IS 1200 meters.

Kawasaki Racecourse

Kawasaki Racecourse is a dirt 1,200 m horse track in Kanagawa, Japan .

Kawasaki Racecourse Address
1-5-1 Fujimi
Kanagawa, 210-0011

Contact Information
Website - www.jair.jrao.ne.jp/courses/nar/nar019.html

Kawasaki Racecourse Features
Entrance Fee (100 Yen), Horse Track (Circumference: 1200m), Horse Track (Left-handed), Horse Track (Length of straight: 300m), Off-track betting (Win, Place, Quinella (Bracket Number), Quinella (Horse Number), Exacta (Bracket Number), Exacta (Horse Number)), Transportation (A free bus service is available from JR Kawasaki Station on race days.), Transportation (Kawasaki Racecourse is a 15 minute walk from JR Kawasaki Station, and a 1 minute walk from the Minato-machi Station on the Keihin Kyuko Line.)