Aftershock (Silverwood Theme Park)

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Deja Vu (Six Flags Great America) 2003 01.jpg
The roller coaster in 2003
roller coaster
Silverwood Theme Park
Location Athol, Idaho, USA
Status Operating since July 21, 2008
Height restriction 54 inches (137 cm) to 80 inches (203 cm)
Six Flags Great America
Location Gurnee, Illinois, USA
Operated October 6, 2001 to October 28, 2007
Manufacturer Vekoma
Type Steel - Inverted - Shuttle
Model / product Giant Inverted Boomerang
Riders per train 32
Hourly capacity 870
Height191.6 feet
Drop177 feet
Top speed65.6 mph
Length1204 feet
Steepest drop90°
G-force4.5 g

Aftershock is a steel inverted shuttle roller coaster built by Vekoma. It is located at Silverwood Theme Park in Athol, Idaho, USA, after being relocated from Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois, USA, where it was called Déjà Vu.

History[edit | edit source]

Déjà Vu opened on October 6, 2001.[1]

In March 2008, the name of the ride was revealed as Aftershock following a competition to name the coaster.[2] It opened on July 21, 2008.[3]

Design[edit | edit source]

The ride has blue supports and green track. When it was relocated to Silverwood, the supports where painted a lighter shade of blue.

Trains[edit | edit source]

Single train with 8 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 4 across in a single row for a total of 32 riders per train.

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