Are you completely ready to dangle?
This summer time, family members completely ready to get their adrenaline pumping can strike Knott’s Berry Farm and journey their newest roller coaster, fittingly named HangTime.
The wave-themed journey characteristics twists, turns — and 5 gravity-defying plummets. It also characteristics a 96-diploma fall, which is the steepest in all of California.
“People who crave that adrenaline hurry will want to journey this coaster yet again and yet again,” suggests VP and basic supervisor of Knott’s Berry Farm in a assertion. “Introducing a coaster like HangTime firmly positions Knott’s Berry Farm as a need to-see attraction among the Southern California topic parks, and we appear ahead to welcoming our attendees to this new practical experience.”
Men and women has an special appear (over) at all the tough operate it took to develop the coaster.
About 38 firms and 190 individuals pitched in to make the journey more than 360 several hours. Cranes, forklifts and far more had been all introduced in to full the job, which has 136 columns.
The journey is also absolutely not for the faint of coronary heart: park-goers will dangle hunting down more than the very first fall in advance of it requires off, and it is also the 2nd coaster in the Western Hemisphere to function a detrimental-G stall loop.
Achieving a highest velocity of 57 miles for every hour, the coaster will also brighten up Knott’s Berry Farm’s skies at night time: its tracks will gentle up when the sunshine goes down.