Ultimate

Lightwater Valley (Ripon, Yorkshire, England, UK)

Operating since 7/17/1991

Roller Coaster · Steel · Sit Down

Track layout: Terrain

Statistics

Length:7,442 ft
Height:107 ft
Inversions:0
Speed:50 mph
Elements:102 ft tall Lift Hill
107 ft tall Lift Hill

Details

Designer:Big Country Motioneering, Robert Staveley
Trains:2 trains with 10 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 40 riders per train.
Facts:While the Ultimate was designed by Big Country Motioneering, they were not involved with the completion of the project.  Lightwater Valley's owner got engineers from British Rail to oversee the construction.  A few sections of track on the second half of the ride were redesigned to change their banking.  The track was made by "Tubular Engineering".

Ultimate - Lightwater Valley (Ripon, Yorkshire, England, UK)

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Ultimate - Lightwater Valley (Ripon, Yorkshire, England, UK)