Statistics

Length:3,900 ft
Height:170 ft
Drop:155 ft
Inversions:7
Speed:65 mph
Duration:2:20
Elements:Loop
Loop
Loop
Block Brake
Batwing
Double Corkscrew
Capacity:2,000 riders per hour

Details

Former status:In Storage from 2003 to 2004
Operated from 6/3/1988 to 2002
Trains:3 trains with 7 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 28 riders per train.
Restraints: Shoulder harness
Built by: Arrow Dynamics
Facts:After the Shockwave was scrapped, the blue and yellow trains went to Six Flags Magic Mountain and the red train went to Six Flags Great Adventure.
History:McHenry Construction performed the steel erection as well as the disassembly of the Shockwave.  The foundation was built by Camosy Inc.

In the fall of 2004 the Shockwave was scrapped.
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Shockwave - Six Flags Great America (Gurnee, Illinois, USA)

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