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Fun Spot America’s $6m Wooden Coaster with 360 Degree Barrel Roll

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Fun Spot America have announced that they will be adding a new Wooden Roller Coaster at Kissimmee in Summer 2017.

Fun Spot America: Let’s Make America Fun Again

Commenting on the news,  John Arie Jr, Fun Spot America’s CEO, said, “This is HUGE news not just for us but the city of Kissimmee as this will be the only wooden roller coaster in the southeast United States that will feature a 360 degree barrel roll. This roller coaster will be completely unique and thrilling, we have worked tirelessly with the Gravity Group to design a ride that will be a must ride coaster for any thrill seeker and coaster enthusiast, definitely bucket list worthy.

fun spot america wooden coaster

“We are still working through the theming, naming rights and sponsorship opportunities but with over two million visitors to our parks each year we do expect to move forward quickly on these opportunities. This is HUGE news for all of us in this community as we all continue to raise the bar and level of expectations when guests visit our city.  Let’s Make America Fun Again!”

The $6 million bespoke coaster from the Gravity Group will custom design

Ride Specifications:

  • Track Length: 2256 feet
  • Lift Height: 82 feet
  • First Drop: 80.5 feet
  • Maximum Bank Angle: 115 degrees
  • 11 different air times
  • Top Speed: 48.5mph

Fun Spot America wooden coaster

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