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Cedar Point unveils new hyper-hybrid coaster - Steel Vengance

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SANDUSKY, OH --Cedar Point unveiled its newest roller coaster on Wednesday. Steel Vengeance will open in FrontierTown in spring 2018.

It will be "the tallest, fastest and longest hybrid roller coaster in the world" according to Cedar Point.

The hybrid design will combine a steel running track on a wood structure.

Steel Vengance has already broken the following records, according to Cedar Point.

  • World’s tallest hybrid roller coaster (205 feet)
  • World’s fastest hybrid roller coaster (74 mph)
  • World’s steepest drop on a hybrid roller coaster (90 degrees)
  • World’s longest drop on a hybrid roller coaster (200 feet)
  • World’s longest hybrid roller coaster (5,740 feet)
  • Most inversions on a hybrid roller coaster (4)
  • Fastest airtime hill on a hybrid roller coaster (73 mph)
  • Most airtime on a hybrid roller coaster (27.2 seconds)
  • Most airtime on any roller coaster (27.2 seconds)
  • World’s first “hyper-hybrid” roller coaster

Click here for more information on Steel Vengance.


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