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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 Custom Euro-Fighter
Riders per train 8
Propulsion Launch (0 - 62.1 mph in 2.0 seconds), Vertical chain lift hill
Height141.1 feet
Top speed62.1 mph
Length3,280.8 feet
Inversions7
Steepest drop121°
Duration1:51
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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 degrees, just half a degree more than Green Lantern at Warner Bros. Movie World.

Design[edit]

Elements

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

Trains[edit]

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