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Tornado (Walibi Belgium)

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Tornado
Tornado (Walibi Belgium).jpg
Tornado in 2001.
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Walibi Belgium
Location Wavre, Walloon Brabant, Belgium
Status Defunct
Operated 1979 to 2002
Statistics
Manufacturer Vekoma
Type Steel
Model / product Corkscrew with bayerncurve
Riders per train 24
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height75 feet
Drop68 feet
Top speed40 mph
Length2,400 feet
Inversions2
Duration1:25
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Tornado is a steel roller coaster located at Walibi Belgium in Wavre, Walloon Brabant, Belgium. Opened in 1971, it was one of the first roller coasters in Belgium to have inversions. The ride closed in 2002 and was standing but not operating while attempts were made to sell it. In 2006, the ride was demolished as it could not be sold.

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Trains[edit]

2 trains with 6 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 24 riders per train.