Backlot Stunt Coaster (Kings Dominion)

Roller coaster in the United States
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Backlot Stunt Coaster
Kings Dominion
Location Doswell, Virginia, USA
Coordinates 37°50′19″N 77°26′31″W / 37.8384952°N 77.442065°W / 37.8384952; -77.442065
Status Operating since May 27, 2006
Rider height 48 inch minimum
Manufacturer Premier Rides
Designer / calculations Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH
Type Steel - Launched
Riders per train 12
Propulsion 3 LIM launches
Height 45.2 feet
Drop 31.2 feet
Top speed 40 mph
Length 1960 feet
Inversions 0
Duration 1:04

Backlot Stunt Coaster (formerly called Italian Job Turbo Coaster) is a steel launched roller coaster located at Kings Dominion in Doswell, Virginia, USA.


The ride opened as Italian Job: Turbo Coaster on May 27, 2006, during Kings Dominion's final season under Paramount Parks/CBS ownership.




3 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 12 riders per train.


The ride is themed around a runaway car. Halfway through the ride, a police chopper fires bullets at the guests, then the car is off again down into the lengthy tunnel.


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Articles on Kings Dominion