The wait is over: Take off in less than 2sec from 0 to 50mph with the new Launch Coaster by Gerstlauer Amusement Rides GmbH.
The unique coaster at the Danish Fårup Sommerland offers a variety of different high speed experiences: the first part takes you out of your seat with a 66 ft top hat and a floating airtime hill.
The second part turns you upside down. It starts with a sudden 180° twisted drop which ends in a zero-g-roll. Hold your breath as you fly through an immelmann turn ending upside down in a flatspin. The exciting ride finishes with a helix near to the ground.
|Width||~ 410 ft (~ 125 m)
|Depth||~ 89 ft (~ 27 m)
|Height||~ 66 ft (~ 20 m)
|Track Length||~ 1772 ft (~ 540 m)
|Track Width||2' 11 ½" (900 mm)
|Speed||~ 50 mph (~ 80 km/h)
|Vehicles (6 persons each)||4|
|Connected Load||~ 120 kW (with energy storage system)|