Furius Baco

PortAventura Park (Salou, Tarragona, Spain)

Operating since 6/5/2007

Roller Coaster · Steel · Sit Down · Extreme

Make: Intamin AG
Model: Other / Accelerator Coaster

Statistics

Length:2,788.8 ft
Inversions:1
Speed:83.9 mph
Duration:0:55
G-Force:4.7
Max Acceleration:0 - 83.9 mph in 3.5s
Elements:In-Line Twist
Capacity:1,500 riders per hour

Details

Lift / Launch System:Hydraulic Launch
Designer:Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH
Construction:RCS GmbH
Trains:3 trains with 6 cars per train. Riders are arranged 4 across in a single row for a total of 24 riders per train.
Facts:While the Furius Baco opened to the public on June 5th, 2007, it wasn't until two days later that a grand opening celebration with Valentino Rossi (Italian professional motorcycle racer) was held.

The rows on the Furius Baco train straddle the track, so two of the four are on one side while the other two are on the opposite side.  This arrangement is much like a 4th dimension roller coaster, but the seats do not rotate.
Location:Located in the Mediterrània portion of the park.
Cost:15 million Euros.

Furius Baco - PortAventura Park (Salou, Tarragona, Spain)

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Furius Baco - PortAventura Park (Salou, Tarragona, Spain)