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|manufacturer = [[Gerstlauer]]
 
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[[File:Fire Chaser Express logo.png|center|200px|alt=|its fun to troll people, signed sans]]
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[[File:Fire Chaser Express logo.png|center|200px]]
'''FireChaser Express''' is a [[steel]] [[launched]] [[roller coaster]] located at [[Dollywood]] in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, USA. It was built by [[Gerstlauer]] and features two launches, two [[helix (element)|helixes]] and six zero-g moments.
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'''FireChaser Express''' is a [[steel]] [[launched]] [[roller coaster]] located at [[Dollywood]] in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, USA. It was built by [[Gerstlauer]] and features two launches, two [[helix (element)|helixes]] and six zero-g moments. The ride opened on March 22, 2014 at a cost of $15 million.<ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.travelpulse.com/news/destinations/dollywood-to-build-fastest-wooden-roller-coaster-in-the-world.html|title=Dollywood gives preview ride of FireChaser Express}}</ref>
 
==Design==
 
==Design==
 
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*[[Hill]]
 
*[[Hill]]
 
*[[Switch track]]
 
*[[Switch track]]
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*[[Dark/Show section]]
 
*[[Friction wheel|Tire propelled launch]] from 0-20 mph in 2.0 seconds
 
*[[Friction wheel|Tire propelled launch]] from 0-20 mph in 2.0 seconds
 
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===Trains===
 
===Trains===
 
3 trains with 7 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in a single row for a total of 14 riders per train.
 
3 trains with 7 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in a single row for a total of 14 riders per train.
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==References==
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==External links==
 
==External links==

Latest revision as of 16:11, 3 May 2020

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FireChaser Express
roller coaster
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Dollywood
Location Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, USA
Status Operating since March 22, 2014
Cost $15,000,000
Height restriction 39 inches (99 cm)
Replaced Adventure Mountain
Statistics
Manufacturer Gerstlauer
Type Steel - Launched - Family
Riders per train 14
Propulsion Two tire propelled launches
Height78 feet
Drop72 feet
Top speed35 mph
Length2427 feet
Inversions0
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Fire Chaser Express logo.png

FireChaser Express is a steel launched roller coaster located at Dollywood in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, USA. It was built by Gerstlauer and features two launches, two helixes and six zero-g moments. The ride opened on March 22, 2014 at a cost of $15 million.[1]

Design[edit | edit source]

Elements

Color scheme[edit | edit source]

FireChaser Express has an emerald green track and gray supports.

Trains[edit | edit source]

3 trains with 7 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in a single row for a total of 14 riders per train.

References[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]