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'''Backlot Stunt Coaster''' (formerly called '''Italian Job Turbo Coaster''') is a [[steel]] [[launched]] [[roller coaster]] located at [[Kings Dominion]] in Doswell, Virginia, USA. Backlot Stunt Coaster opened as '''The Italian Job: Turbo Coaster''' in 2006, during Kings Dominion's final season under [[Paramount Parks]]/CBS ownership.
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'''Backlot Stunt Coaster''' (formerly called '''Italian Job Turbo Coaster''') is a [[steel]] [[launched]] [[roller coaster]] located at [[Kings Dominion]] in Doswell, Virginia, USA. Backlot Stunt Coaster opened as '''The Italian Job: Turbo Coaster''' in May 2006, during Kings Dominion's final season under [[Paramount Parks]]/CBS ownership.
  
 
==Design==
 
==Design==

Revision as of 18:50, 11 May 2021

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Backlot Stunt Coaster
Backlot Stunt Coaster (Kings Dominion) 2008 01.jpg
Kings Dominion
Location Doswell, Virginia, USA
Status Operating since May 27, 2006
Height restriction 48 inches (122 cm)
Statistics
Manufacturer Premier Rides
Designer / calculations Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH
Type Steel - Launched
Riders per train 12
Propulsion 3 LIM launches
Height 45.2 feet
Drop 31.2 feet
Top speed 40 mph
Length 1960 feet
Inversions 0
Duration 1:04
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Backlot Stunt Coaster (formerly called Italian Job Turbo Coaster) is a steel launched roller coaster located at Kings Dominion in Doswell, Virginia, USA. Backlot Stunt Coaster opened as The Italian Job: Turbo Coaster in May 2006, during Kings Dominion's final season under Paramount Parks/CBS ownership.

Design

Elements

Trains

3 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 12 riders per train.

Theming

The ride is themed around a run away car. Halfway through the ride, a police chopper fires bullets at the car then your car is off again down into the lengthy tunnel.

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