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This page is for everything related to roller coasters that occurred during the year 2015.

New amusement parks

Roller coasters

Opened

The following roller coasters opened in 2015.

Name Amusement park Location Type Manufacturer Opened
Acrobat Nagashima Spa Land
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Nagashima, Kuwana, Mie, Japan
Flying Bolliger & Mabillard Unknown
Baron 1898 Efteling
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Kaatsheuvel, North Brabant, Netherlands
Sit-Down Bolliger & Mabillard Unknown
Batman The Ride Six Flags Fiesta Texas
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San Antonio, Texas, USA
4th Dimension S&S Worldwide Unknown
Cannibal Lagoon
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Farmington, Utah, USA
Hyper Unknown July 2
Cú Chulainn Tayto Park
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Ashbourne, Meath, Ireland
Wooden Gravity Group Unknown
Dragon's Spine Lewa Adventure
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Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
Inverted Golden Horse July 1
Formula 1 Energylandia
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Zator, Malopolskie, Poland
Launched Mack Rides Unknown
Fury 325 Carowinds
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Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Giga Bolliger & Mabillard March 28
Godiståget Kolmården
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Norrköping, Östergötland, Sweden
Family Zierer Unknown
Happy Worm Lewa Adventure
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Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
Kiddie Unknown July 1
Impulse Knoebels
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Elysburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Sit-Down Zierer April 25
Jungle Trailblazer Oreitnal Heritage
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Huaiyin, Jinan, Shandong, China
Wooden June 13
Junker PowerLand
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Kauhava, Southern Ostrobothnia, Finland
Sit-Down Gerstlauer Unknown
Kärnan Hansa Park
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Sierksdorf, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Sit-Down Gerstlauer Unknown
Laff Trakk Hersheypark
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Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
Enclosed Spinning Maurer AG Unknown
Live Oak Lady Bug New Orleans City Park
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New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Family Zierer Unknown
Maskerade Wurstelprater
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Vienna, Austria
Gerstlauer
Mine Car Sun Tzu Cultural Park
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Guangrao, Dongying, Shandong, China
Unknown Unknown
Miniwah Freizeitpark Plohn
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Lengenfeld, Saxony, Germany
Powered Mack Rides Unknown
Mission Ferrari Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
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Abu Dhabi, UAE
Dynamic Structures
Moto Rider Lewa Adventure
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Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
Motorbike Golden Horse July 1
Oblivion: The Black Hole Gardaland
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Castelnuovo del Garda, Veneto, Italy
Sit-Down Bolliger & Mabillard March 28
Octonauts Rollercoaster Adventure Alton Towers
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Alton, Staffordshire, England, UK
Family Unknown Unknown
Owocowy Ogród Energylandia
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Zator, Malopolskie, Poland
Family Unknown Unknown
Pioneer Mining Lewa Adventure
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Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
Sit-Down Golden Horse July 1
Puss in Boots’ Giant Journey Universal Studios Singapore
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Sentosa, Singapore
Suspended Family Zamperla Unknown
Rewind Racers Adventure City
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Anaheim, California, USA
Shuttle family Gerstlauer Unknown
Sombrero Mega-Spinning Coaster Energylandia
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Zator, Malopolskie, Poland
Spinning Mack Rides Unknown
Serpent SindiPark
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Casablanca, Grand Casablanca, Morocco
Gerstlauer December
Sky Swirl Lewa Adventure
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Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
Shuttle Beijing Shibaolai Amusement Equipment October 1
Starliner Miracle Strip Pier Park
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Panama City Beach, Florida, USA
Wooden Great Coasters International Unknown
Tempesto Busch Gardens Williamsburg
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Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
Launched Premier Rides April 25
Thunderbird Holiday World
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Santa Claus, Indiana, USA
Winged Bolliger & Mabillard April 25
Turbulence Adventureland
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Farmingdale, New York, USA
Spinning Mack Rides May 22
Twisted Colossus Six Flags Magic Mountain
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Valencia, California, USA
Hybrid Rocky Mountain Construction May 23
Valley Train Lewa Adventure
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Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
Beijing Shibaolai Amusement Equipment July 1
White Horse Coaster Lewa Adventure
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Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
Family Beijing Jiuhua Amusement Rides Manufacturing Co., Ltd. July 1
Wicked Cyclone Six Flags New England
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Valencia, California, USA
Hybrid Rocky Mountain Construction Unknown
Zombie Ride Bosque Mágico
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Guadalupe, Nuevo León, Mexico
Launched Premier Rides Unknown

Relocated

Name Park Location Type Manufacturer Opened Formerly
Crazy Dane Coaster Scandia Family Fun Center
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Sacramento, California, USA
Wild Mouse E&F Miler Industries Unknown Wild Mouse at Casino Pier
Crazy Train Gulliver's Warrington
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Warrington, Cheshire, England, UK
Pinfari Unknown Crazy Train at Codona's Amusement Park
Diabolik Movieland Park
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Lago di Garda, Veneto, Italy
Shuttle Vekoma April 24 Two Face: The Flip Side at Six Flags America
Freestyle Cavallino Matto
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Castagneto Carducci, Tuscany, Italy
Stand-Up TOGO Unknown SkyRider at Canada's Wonderland
Garuda Valley Asia Park
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Đà Nẵng, Vietnam
Family Vekoma Unknown Hang Ten at Freestyle Music Park
Port Of Sky Treasure Asia Park
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Đà Nẵng, Vietnam
Mine Train Vekoma Unknown Iron Horse at Freestyle Music Park
Speedy Magic Park Land
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Ensuès-la-Redonne, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France
Pinfari March Travelling
Wacky Worm Santa's Village AZoosment Park
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Dundee, Illinois, USA
Family Fajume May 9 Wacky Worm at Old Town
Wild West Express Adventure Park USA
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New Market, Maryland, USA
Zamperla Windstorm at Old Town
unknown Family Fun
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Duhok, Duhok, Iraq
Shuttle Vekoma Unknown Boomerang at Karolinelund

Rethemed / Refurbished

Name Park Location Type Manufacturer Opened Formerly
Achterbahn Skyline Park
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Bad Wörishofen, Bavaria, Germany
Schwarzkopf Unknown Achterbahn
Famous Jack Bagetelle
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Merlimont, Nord-Pas de Calais, France
Spinning Reverchon April 25 Ragondingue
Rougarou Cedar Point
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Sandusky, Ohio, USA
Floorless Bolliger & Mabillard May 9, 2015 Mantis
Scenic Railway Dreamland Margate
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Margate, Kent, England, UK
Wooden Unknown Unknown Scenic Railway
T3 Kentucky Kingdom
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Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Inverted Vekoma July 3 T2

Closed

Name Amusement Park Location Type Manufacturer Closed Relocated
1970 Galaxy Rip Tide Coaster Miracle Strip Pier Park
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Panama City Beach, Florida, USA
Steel S.D.C. Unknown Hydro Adventures
Batflyer Hamanako Pal Pal
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Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan
Suspended Caripro Unknown -
Flitzer Playland's Castaway Cove
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Ocean City, New Jersey, USA
Zierer Unknown Travelling
Fruit Worm Coaster Sun Park
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Chaoyang, Beijing, China
Kiddie Golden Horse Unknown -
Gwazi Busch Gardens Tampa
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Tampa, Florida, USA
Wooden Great Coasters International February 1 -
Hurricane Coaster Sendai Highland
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Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
Steel Meisho Amusement Machines August 30 -
Mad Mouse Sendai Highland
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Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
Wild Mouse Meisho Amusement Machines August 30 -
Python Playland's Castaway Cove
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Ocean City, New Jersey, USA
Pinfari Unknown C.J. Barrymore's
Roar Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
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Vallejo, California, USA
Wooden Great Coasters International August 16 -
Shockwave Kings Dominion
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Doswell, Virginia, USA
Stand-up TOGO August 9 -
Space M&D's Scotland's Theme Park
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Motherwell, Strathclyde, Scotland, UK
Pinfari Unknown Oakwood Theme Park
Thunder Road Carowinds
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Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Wooden Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters, Inc. July 26 -

Incidents

  • On January 10 a car decoupled from the train on Boomerang at Fantasilandia. While there was no collision, the train was stopped abruptly by the emergency brakes causing minor injuries to riders. After the incident, the ride was refurbished and the train replaced.
  • On June 2, 2015 a full train collided with a stalled empty train on the Smiler. Eleven people required medical treatment and two had to have partial leg amputations.