Thunderbolt

Kennywood (West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USA)

Operating since 1924

Roller Coaster · Wood · Sit Down

Make: Andy Vettel

Track layout: Terrain

Statistics

Length:2,887 ft
Height:70 ft
Drop:95 ft
Inversions:0
Speed:55 mph
Duration:1:41

Details

Former names:Pippin (1924 to 1967)
Categories:
Trains:3 trains with 4 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in 3 rows for a total of 24 riders per train.
Built by: National Amusement Device Company
History:The Thunderbolt opened 3/27/68 as a major expansion of the Pippin coaster built in 1924 by John Miller.

Thunderbolt - Kennywood (West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USA)

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Thunderbolt - Kennywood (West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USA)


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