Crash Test

Roller coaster
Crash Test
Crash Test (Ocean Beach Pleasure Park) 2018 01.jpg
Crash Test in 2018
Ocean Beach Pleasure Park
Location South Shields, Tyne & Wear, England, UK
Status Operating since 2020
Netherlands
Location Travelling
Statistics
Manufacturer Cedeal Rides
Product Spinning Coaster Compact
Type Steel - Spinning
Riders per train 4
Hourly capacity 600
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Area 105.0 feet × 62.3 feet
Height 36.1 feet
Top speed 26.8 mph
Length 1017.1 feet
Inversions 0
HELP

Crash Test is a steel spinning roller coaster located at Ocean Beach Pleasure Park in South Shields, Tyne & Ware, England, UK. It is owned by Dutch events company Hendriks-Hinzen.

History

It previously travelled with showman Hendriks-Hinzen. It was originally intended to debut in 2012, however it was delayed until the following year.

The ride opened at Ocean Beach on May 4, 2018.[1] It has also operated at the AIA Great European Carnival in Hong Kong during the 2017–18 and 2018–19 winters.

In summer 2019, the ride operated at Southport Pleasureland in a new area formerly occupied by a go-kart track.[2] It returned again in 2020.

Design

Red track with yellow supports.

Trains

Single cars. Riders are arranged 4 across in a single row, for a total of 4 riders per car. Each rider has their own lap-bar with an attached handrail.

Images

Photogrpahs of the roller coaster in 2019 at Southport Pleasureland.

References

External links

The categories Crash Test (Ocean Beach Pleasure Park) and Crash Test (Southport Pleasureland) contain additional media.