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Formula Rossa, the fastest roller coaster ever built
Key Meaning
^ Currently in storage
* Currently standing but not operating (SBNO)
** Currently under construction
Current record holder

Steel

Rank Speed Name Park Location Manufacturer Record Held
1st 149.1 mph Formula Rossa Ferrari World
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Intamin November 2010 – present
2nd 128 mph Kingda Ka Six Flags Great Adventure
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Jackson, New Jersey, USA
Intamin May 2005 – November 2010
3rd 120 mph Top Thrill Dragster Cedar Point
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Sandusky, Ohio, USA
Intamin May 2003 – May 2005
** 111.9 mph Red Force Ferrari Land
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Salou, Tarragona, Spain
Intamin N/A
4th 106.8 mph Dodonpa Fuji-Q Highland
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Yamanashi, Japan
S&S Worldwide December 2001 – May 2003
5th 100 mph Superman: Escape From Krypton Six Flags Magic Mountain
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Valencia, California, USA
Intamin March 1997 – December 2001
Tower of Terror II Dreamworld
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Coomera, Queensland, Australia
Intamin January 1997 – December 2001
6th 95 mph Steel Dragon 2000 Nagashima Spaland
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Mie Prefacture, Japan
Morgan N/A
7th 95 mph Fury 325 Carowinds
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Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Bolliger & Mabillard N/A
8th 93 mph Millennium Force Cedar Point
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Sandusky, Ohio, USA
Intamin N/A
9th 92 mph Leviathan Canada's Wonderland
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Vaughan, Ontario, Canada
Bolliger & Mabillard N/A
10th 90 mph Intimidator 305 Kings Dominion
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Doswell, Virginia, USA
Intamin N/A

Wood

Rank Speed Name Park Location Manufacturer Record Held
1st 73 mph Lightning Rod Dollywood
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Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, USA
Rocky Mountain Construction June 2016 - present
2nd 72 mph Goliath Six Flags Great America
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Gurnee, Illinois, USA
Rocky Mountain Construction June 2014 – June 2016
** 70.2 mph Wildfire Kolmården
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Norrköping, Östergötland, Sweden
Rocky Mountain Construction
3rd 70 mph El Toro Six Flags Great Adventure
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Jackson, New Jersey, USA
Intamin June 2009 – June 2014
4th 68 mph Colossos Heide Park
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Soltau, Lower Saxony, Germany
Intamin N/A
5th 68 mph Outlaw Run Silver Dollar City
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Branson, Missouri, USA
Rocky Mountain Construction N/A
6th 67.4 mph Voyage Holiday World
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Santa Claus, Indiana, USA
The Gravity Group, LLC N/A
7th 66.3 mph Boss Six Flags St. Louis
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Eureka, Missouri, USA
Custom Coasters International, Inc. April 2000 – May 2000
8th 66 mph American Eagle Six Flags Great America
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Gurnee, Illinois, USA
Intamin May 1981 – April 2000
9th 65 mph Mean Streak Cedar Point
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Sandusky, Ohio, USA
Dinn Corporation N/A
10th 64.8 mph Beast Kings Island
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Kings Mills, Ohio, USA
Charles Dinn / Al Collins April 1979 – May 1981