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Dauling Dragon

Dauling Dragon

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Dauling Dragon
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Happy Valley
Location Hongshan, Wuhan, Hubei, China
Status Operating
Opened April 29, 2012
Statistics
Builder Martin & Vleminckx
Designer / calculations The Gravity Group, LLC
Type Wooden - Twin
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height
32 feet
32 feet
Drop
31 feet
31 feet
Top speed
87 mph
87 mph
Length
1,113 feet
1,125 feet
Inversions
0
0
Angle
56°
57°
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Dauling Dragon is a wooden racing roller coaster located at Happy Valley, in Hongshan, Wuhan, Hubei, China. The ride is China's third wooden roller coaster and China's first racing wooden coaster. It was designed by The Gravity Group, LLC and built by Martin & Vleminckx.

Design[edit | edit source]

Elements

Dauling Dragon is the first roller coaster to feature the high five element, in which riders are banked ninety degrees, completely opposite each other at the top of the hill.

Trains[edit | edit source]

Trains[edit | edit source]

4 trains with 6 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 24 riders per train. The ride's trains were manufactured by Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters. When the coaster was first announced, it was planned to use Gravity Group's new Timberliner trains.