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Montu

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roller coaster
Montu
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Busch Gardens Tampa
Location Tampa, Florida, USA
Status Operating since May 16, 1996
Statistics
Manufacturer Bolliger & Mabillard
Designer / calculations Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH
Type Steel - Inverted
Riders per train 32
Hourly capacity 1,710
Propulsion Chain lift
Height150 feet
Drop128 feet
Top speed60 mph
Length3,983 feet
Inversions7
Steepest drop50 degrees°
Duration3:00
G-force3.8G
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Montu is a steel inverted roller coaster located at Busch Gardens Tampa in Tampa, Florida, USA. Built by Bolliger & Mabillard, it opened in 1996 and was the park's second roller coaster built by the company after the success of Kumba.

Design[edit]

Trains[edit]

3 trains with 8 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 4 across in 2 rows for a total of 64 riders per train.

Etymology[edit]

Montu was the god of war in Egyptian mythology.