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Vertical Velocity

roller coaster
Vertical Velocity
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Six Flags Great America
Location Gurnee, Illinois, USA
Status Operating since May 18, 2001
Statistics
Manufacturer Intamin
Type Steel - Inverted - Launched - Shuttle
Model / product Twisted Impulse Coaster
Riders per train 28
Hourly capacity 1,100
Propulsion Multiple LIM launches
Height185 feet
Top speed70 mph
Length630 feet
Inversions0
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Vertical Velocity is an inverted launched shuttle roller coaster located at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois, USA. The ride is located in the Yankee Harbor section of the park. It is a Twisted Impulse Coaster from Intamin.

History[edit]

Vertical Velocity opened on May 18, 2001. It is located in the Yankee Harbor section of the park.

In 2004, an additional support was added on both towers to increase stability.