Roller Coasters At Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom
Description of the seven roller coaster that can be found at Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom including their names, length, passenger capacity, manufacturer, years of operation, etc.
Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom is located in Louisville, Kentucky and offers seven different roller coasters for thrill seeker to enjoy. This amusement park is located next to the Kentucky State Fairgrounds and offers a variety of shows and attractions for families and people of all ages.
Chang is a stand-up roller coaster that has two vehicles that hold twenty-eight passengers each. It was manufactured by Bollinger & Mabillard and had its first season of operation in 1997. The track is 4,155 feet long. The height is 154 feet and the first drop is 144 feet. The coaster's speed is approximately 63 miles per hour and the ride time is about two and a half minutes long.
Road Runner Express is a first of its kind roller coaster in this region. It features eight four-passenger cars that travel the course of the track as individual units instead of being linked together as with typical roller coasters. Passengers are lifted to a height of nearly 50 feet and then sent off into a three-tiered configuration with a long series of zigzagging turns. Road Runner express opened for its first season of operation in May of 2000.
Roller Skater is a junior Roller Coaster with a track length of 679 feet. It was manufactured by Vekoma and had its first season of operation in 1994. The coaster has one vehicle that accommodates sixteen passengers and takes to a height of 28 feet. The approximate ride time is fifty seconds.
T2 is a suspended looping roller coaster that is 100 feet high and has a track length of 2,172 feet. It reaches a top speed of 60 miles per hour. It was manufactured by Vekoma and had its first season of operation in 1995. T2 has three vehicles that accommodate fourteen passengers each. The approximate ride time is one minute and twenty-four seconds.
Thunder Run is a wood Out-and-Back roller coaster. It was manufactured by Curtis D. Summers and had its first season of operation in 1990. The track length is 2,850 feet and its height is 88 feet with the first drop being 78 feet. This coaster will accommodate thirty-six passengers in one vehicle for a ride time of approximately one minute and thirty-nine seconds.
Twisted Sister Lola is a wood twister roller coaster. It was manufactured by CCI and its first season of operation was in 1998. It is 75 feet high and has a track length of 2,640 feet. Its two vehicles accommodate 28 passengers each on this 55-mile per hour thrill ride.
Twisted Sister Stella is a wood twister roller coaster. It was also manufactured by CCI and had its first season of operation in 1998. It is 75 feet high and has a track length of 2,640 feet. It has one vehicle that will accommodate 28 passengers on this 55-mile per hour thrill ride.
For more information, you may write to Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom, 937 Phillips Lane, Louisville, Kentucky 40209 or you may call 1-502-366-2231.