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Twist Coaster Robin

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Twist Coaster Robin
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Yomiuriland
Location Inagi, Tokyo, Japan
Status Defunct
Operated During March 2014, standing but not operating until 2016
Statistics
Designer / calculations Sansei Technologies, Inc.
Type Steel
Riders per train 4
Propulsion Chain lift
Drop62.3 feet
Top speed38.5 mph
Length1,026.9 feet
Inversions2
Steepest drop93°
G-force3.9G
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Twist Coaster Robin (ツイストコースター ロビン) was a steel roller coaster located at Yomiuriland in Inagi, Tokyo, Japan.

While it shared similar elements to El Loco roller coasters, this roller coaster was designed and built by Japanese company Sansei Technologies, Inc., the largest share holder of S&S Worldwide.

Design[edit]

Elements

Trains[edit]

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Single car trains. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 4 riders per car.

Incident[edit]

On March 19, 2014, a car ascending the lift hill rolled back around five feet and crashed into a car in the station. None of the three riders were injured.[1]

References[edit]

  1. Coaster Yomiuri Land wrong direction at the amusement park - NHK News (Wayback Archive)