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|Big Apple Coaster|
|Type||Steel - Virtual reality|
|Riders per train||16|
Top speed67 mph
Big Apple Coaster is a TOGO roller coaster located at New York, New York Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. It originally opened in 1997 as "Manhattan Express". The ride's trains are themed to New York taxicabs. In 2004, the trains of the ride were replaced with a newer train made by Premier Rides.
In January 2018, New York New York announced that from February 7, 2018, riders would be able to pay $20 to wear a virtual reality headset on the ride. The VR experience will depict aliens taking over Las Vegas.
The Roller Coaster, along with the Stratosphere Tower can be seen in the music video for Off The Record by Tinchy Strider and Calvin Harris.