- This article is about the roller coaster at Thorpe Park. For the roller coaster formerly named "Stealth", see Nighthawk.
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Enjoy the ride!
|Designer / calculations||Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH|
|Type||Steel - Launched|
|Model / product||Accelerator Coaster|
|Riders per train||20|
Top speed80 mph
Steepest drop90 degrees°
After the 0-80 mph launch, the train travels up the 205 ft main hill (which features a 90-degree vertical twist), over the top hat element and back down. After that there is a hill which has brakes on the end.
Stealth has a transfer track, located in a warehouse beside the ride.
Comparison to Zaturn
Stealth opened approximately 1½ months earlier than Zaturn at Space World, and is almost identical to Zaturn. However, Zaturn takes 2.3 seconds to launch whereas Stealth takes 1.8 seconds. Also Zaturn's average top speed is 0.3 mph (0.48 km/h) faster than Stealth's and as well as being 0.9 feet (0.28 meters) shorter. Also, the ride's maximum G-Force is 0.5G lower than Zaturn.
|Roller coasters at Thorpe Park|
|Present||Colossus • Flying Fish • Nemesis Inferno • Saw - The Ride • Stealth • Swarm • Walking Dead: The Ride|