Roller coasters all over the world
Roller coasters are amusement rides developed for amusement parks and modern theme parks. During the 16th and 17th centuries, rides consisting of wooden sleds that took riders down large slides made from ice were popular in Russia. The first roller coasters, where the train was attached to a wooden track, first appeared in France in the early 1800s. The T Express is the first wooden roller coaster and the largest of any kind in South Korea. The T Express is the 6th longest wooden coaster in the world at 5,838 feet long. World’s steepest wooden roller coaster (77 degrees). Attraction time : 3min 00sec (the longest in Asia, 7th in the world)
Formula Rossa | World’s Fastest roller coaster| Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
Height 53 m (174 ft)
Drop 51.5 m (169 ft)
Length 2,200 m (7,200 ft)
Max speed 240 km/h (150 mph)
Mumbo Jumbo – roller coaster which opened to the public on 4 July 2009 at Flamingo Land Resort, UK. The roller coaster is 98 feet (30 m) tall, features two inversions and a maximum G force of 4g.
The Tower of Terror II is a steel shuttle roller coaster located at the Dreamworld amusement park on the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.
Colossus is a roller coaster at Thorpe Park in Surrey, England, UK
Height 98 ft (30 m)
Drop 95 ft (29 m)
Length 2,789 ft (850 m)
Max speed 45 mph (72 km/h)
Prater Turm (Prater Tower) at The Prater, located in Vienna, Austria. The Star-flyer stands an amazing 117 meters (383.86 ft.) tall at its peak – which happens to be a decorative clock.
The Singapore Flyer is a giant Ferris wheel located in Singapore. It reaches 42 stories high, with a total height of 165 m (541 ft), making it the tallest Ferris wheel in the world, 5 m (16 ft) taller than the Star of Nanchang and 30 m (98 ft) taller than the London Eye.
The worlds largest skate park in Shanghai, China, the SMP skate-park is now open.