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This page is for everything related to roller coasters that occurred during the year 2017.


Amusement parks

Opened

Closed

New rides

The following roller coasters are planned to open in 2017.

Name Park Location Type Manufacturer Opened
Arashi Nagashima Spaland
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Nagashima, Kuwana, Mie, Japan
4th Dimension S&S Worldwide March 10
Capitol Bullet Train Motiongate
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Jebel Ali, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Launched

Shuttle

Mack Rides Unknown
Crazy Mouse Owa
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Foley, Alabama, USA
Spinning Zamperla July 21
DC Rivals Warner Bros. Movie World
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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
Steel Mack Rides October
Dragon Legoland Japan
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Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
Zierer Family April 1
Dragon's Apprentice Legoland Japan
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Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
Zamperla Family April 1
Dragon Gliders Motiongate
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Jebel Ali, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Inverted

Powered

Mack Rides April 25
DrageKongen Djurs Sommerland
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Nimtofte, Jylland, Denmark
Inverted Intamin May 6
Fireball Furuvik
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Gävle, Gävleborgs, Sweden
Shuttle Family Vekoma May 20
GaleForce Playland's Castaway Cove
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Ocean City, New Jersey, USA
Launched S&S Worldwide May 26
Heidi: The Ride Plopsaland De Panne
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Adinkerke-De Panne, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Wooden Great Coasters International April 2
Hype Särkänniemi
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Tampere, Pirkanmaa, Finland
Launched Premier Rides June 18
InvadR Busch Gardens Williamsburg
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Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
Wooden Great Coasters International April 7
Joker Six Flags Great America
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Gurnee, Illinois, USA
4th Dimension S&S Worldwide May 27
Joker Six Flags New England
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Agawam, Massachusetts, USA
4th Dimension S&S Worldwide May 27
Joker Six Flags Over Texas
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Arlington, Texas, USA
4th Dimension S&S Worldwide May 20
Kampala Express Knuthenborg Safaripark
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Maribo, Sjælland, Denmark
Kiddie Gerstlauer May 25
Lech Coaster Legendia
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Chorzów, Śląskie, Poland
Steel Vekoma July 1
Merlin's Mayhem Dutch Wonderland
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA
Inverted S&S Worldwide Unknown
Mine Blower Fun Spot America
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Kissimmee, Orlando, USA
Hybrid (wooden track) Gravity Group June 23
Mystic Timbers Kings Island
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Mason, Ohio, USA
Wooden Great Coasters International April 15
Pégase Express Parc Astérix
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Plailly, Picardie, France
Launched Gerstlauer June 11
Project X Legoland Korea
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Chuncheon, Gangwon-do, South Korea
Wild Mouse Mack Rides Unknown
Red Force Ferrari Land
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Salou, Tarragona, Spain
Launched Intamin April 7
Rollin' Thunder Owa
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Foley, Alabama, USA
Steel Zamperla July 21
Sky Dragster Skyline Park
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Bad Wörishofen, Bavaria, Germany
Powered Maurer AG Unknown
Southern Express Owa
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Foley, Alabama, USA
Kiddie Zamperla July 21
Star Trek: Operation Enterprise Movie Park Germany
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Bottrop, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Unknown Mack Rides June 14
Super Cyclone Santa's Village AZoosment Park
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Dundee, Illinois, USA
Family Interpark Unknown
Wave Breaker: The Rescue Coaster SeaWorld San Antonio
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San Antonio, Texas, USA
Launched Intamin June 16
Wild Waves Playland's Castaway Cove
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Ocean City, New Jersey, USA
E&F Miler Industries Unknown
unknown Energylandia
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Zator, Malopolskie, Poland
Unknown Vekoma Unknown
unknown Happy Valley
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Jinniu, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
Steel Bolliger & Mabillard October
unknown Happy Valley
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Jinniu, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
Wooden Unknown October

Relocations

Name Park Location Type Manufacturer Opened Formerly
Batman Tir Prince Family Funfair
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Towyn, Gwynedd, Wales, UK
Spinning Fabbri Unknown Batman at Malmö Folkets Park
Dragon's Run Dragon Park
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Hạ Long, Quảng Ninh, Vietnam
Steel Bolliger & Mabillard January 25 Time Machine at Freestyle Music Park
Fantasy Mouse Fantasy Island
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Ingoldmells, Lincolnshire, England, UK
Spinning Reverchon March 18 Travelling
Flight of the Giant Peach Oakwood Theme Park
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Narberth, Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK
Steel Pinfari Unknown Space Coaster at M&D's Scotland's Theme Park
Highway Boat Asia Park
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Đà Nẵng, Vietnam
Suspended Premier Rides Unknown Soak'd at Freestyle Music Park
Kersplash Edaville USA
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Carver, Massachusetts, USA
Water E&F Miler Industries Unknown Kersplash at Washington State Fair
Paradise Fall Asia Park
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Đà Nẵng, Vietnam
Steel Premier Rides Unknown Round About at Freestyle Music Park

Closures

Name Park Location Type Manufacturer Closed Relocated
Black Hole Scramble Space World
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Yahata Higashi, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan
Enclosed Nippon December 2017 Unknown
Boogie-woogie Space Coaster Space World
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Yahata Higashi, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan
Senyo Kogyo Co., Ltd. December 2017 Unknown
Boomerang Knott's Berry Farm
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Buena Park, California, USA
Shuttle Vekoma April 23 Unknown
Clipper Space World
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Yahata Higashi, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan
Family Togo December 2017 Unknown
Dragon Challenge Universal Studios Islands of Adventure
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Orlando, Florida, USA
Inverted Bolliger & Mabillard September 4 Unknown
Georgia Cyclone Six Flags Over Georgia
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Austell, Georgia, USA
Wooden Dinn Corporation July 30 -
Spin Gear Sega Republic
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Spinning Gerstlauer June 1 Unknown
Titan MAX Space World
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Yahata Higashi, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan
Arrow Dynamics December 2017 Unknown
Venus GP Space World
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Yahata Higashi, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan
Maurer AG December 2017 Unknown
Zaturn Space World
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Yahata Higashi, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan
Launched Intamin December 2017 Unknown

Rethemes/Refurbishments

Name Park Location Type Manufacturer Opened Formerly
Journey to Atlantis SeaWorld Orlando
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Orlando, Florida, USA
Water Mack Rides 1998 Journey to Atlantis
Kraken Unleashed SeaWorld Orlando
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Orlando, Florida, USA
Floorless Bolliger & Mabillard 2000 Kraken