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Greased Lightnin'

California's Great America (Santa Clara, California, USA)

Removed, Operated from 7/8/1977 to 2002

Roller Coaster · Steel · Sit Down · Extreme

Make: Schwarzkopf
Model: Shuttle Loop / Weight Drop

Track layout: Shuttle Loop

Statistics

Length:863 ft
Height:137.8 ft
Inversions:1
Speed:57 mph
Duration:0:30
Max Vertical Angle:70°
Elements:Weight Drop Launch
Loop
Capacity:1,300 riders per hour

Details

Former names:Tidal Wave (7/8/1977 to 1998)
Relocations:California's Great America as Greased Lightnin'
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom as Greased Lightnin'
Categories:Shuttle
Designer:Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH
Trains:Single train with 7 cars. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 28 riders.
Restraints: Individual ratcheting lap bar
Built by: Schwarzkopf
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