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Desert Race

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Desert Race
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Train being launched on Desert Race
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Heide Park
Location Soltau, Lower Saxony, Germany
Status Operating since May 15, 2007
Statistics
Manufacturer Intamin
Designer / calculations Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH
Type Steel - Launched
Model / product Accelerator Coaster
Riders per train 20
Propulsion Hydraulic Launch
Height62.3 feet
Top speed62.1 mph
Length2,132.6 feet
Inversions0
Duration0:49
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Desert Race is an Intamin launched roller coaster located at Heide Park in Lower Saxony, Germany. The train launches to 62.1 mph in 2.4 seconds. It is nearly identical to Rita at Alton Towers in Staffordshire, England, UK. The only differences are slightly different statistics and a slightly different brake run.

Design[edit]

Desert Race has black track and sand-coloured supports.

Desert Race overview.jpg

Trains[edit]

2 trains with 5 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 20 riders per train.