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'''Takabisha''' (Japanese: '''高飛車''') is a [[Gerstlauer]] [[Euro-Fighter]] [[roller coaster]] located at [[Fuji-Q Highland]] in Yamanashi, Japan. The ride features the world's
 
'''Takabisha''' (Japanese: '''高飛車''') is a [[Gerstlauer]] [[Euro-Fighter]] [[roller coaster]] located at [[Fuji-Q Highland]] in Yamanashi, Japan. The ride features the world's
[[Steepest roller coaster drops|steepest drop]] at 121°, just half a degree more than [[Green Lantern Coaster]] at [[Warner Bros. Movie World]]. In 2019, this record will be succeeded by [[TMNT Shellraiser]], a near clone of Takabisha being constructed at [[Nickelodeon Universe Theme Park]] in New Jersey, which will have a drop that is half a degree steeper than Takabisha's.
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[[Steepest roller coaster drops|steepest drop]] at 121°, just half a degree more than [[Green Lantern Coaster]] at [[Warner Bros. Movie World]]. In 2019, this record will be succeeded by [[TMNT Shellraiser]], a near clone of Takabisha being constructed at [[Nickelodeon Universe (New Jersey)|Nickelodeon Universe]] in New Jersey, which will have a drop that is half a degree steeper than Takabisha's.
 
==Design==
 
==Design==
 
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Revision as of 12:06, 13 June 2019

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roller coaster
Takabisha
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Fuji-Q Highland
Location Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi, Japan
Status Operating since July 16, 2011
Statistics
Manufacturer Gerstlauer
Type Steel
Model / product Euro-Fighter 1000
Riders per train 8
Propulsion LSM launch and vertical chain lift hill
Height43 feet
Top speed100 mph
Length1000 feet
Inversions7
Steepest drop121°
Duration1:52
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Takabisha (Japanese: 高飛車) is a Gerstlauer Euro-Fighter roller coaster located at Fuji-Q Highland in Yamanashi, Japan. The ride features the world's steepest drop at 121°, just half a degree more than Green Lantern Coaster at Warner Bros. Movie World. In 2019, this record will be succeeded by TMNT Shellraiser, a near clone of Takabisha being constructed at Nickelodeon Universe in New Jersey, which will have a drop that is half a degree steeper than Takabisha's.

Design

Elements

Takabisha begins with an enclosed section that includes a heartline roll and the launch track. The second half of the ride begins with a vertical chain lift hill and a beyond vertical drop.

Trains

6 cars. Riders are arranged 4 across in 2 rows for a total of 8 riders per car.

Steepest roller coaster
July 2011 – present
Preceded by
Timber Drop
Steepest roller coaster
July 2011 – present
Succeeded by
None