Euro Coaster (Buwalda)

Roller coaster
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Euro Coaster
Euro Coaster (Hyde Park Winter Wonderland 2016) 1.jpg
Euro Coaster in 2016
Buwalda
Location Travelling
Status Operating since 2001
Statistics
Manufacturer Reverchon
Product Gliding Coaster
Type Steel - Suspended - Wild Mouse
Riders per train 4
Hourly capacity 1050
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Area 42 metres × 15 metres
Power consumption 60kW
Height 15 metres
Top speed 60 km/h
Length 460 metres
Inversions 0
HELP

Euro Coaster is a travelling roller coaster operated by Buwalda. It is a suspended wild mouse roller coaster from Reverchon. It is one of two known Gliding Coaster designs from Reverchon, the other being Ala Delta. Chinese company Golden Horse have also built several of its very similar Suspended Coaster (XGC-4A) model.

History

The attraction operating at the World Carnival in Hong Kong in December 2006

Euro Coaster is thought to have been introduced at Tilburgse Kermis in 2001.

The roller coaster attends Hyde Park Winter Wonderland in London, UK where it is re-branded as the "Christmas Coaster". The earliest known appearance of the Christmas Coaster is 2009.

Since 29 May 2020, the attraction has been operating at Prater in Austria.[1]

Design

Trains

Single cars. Riders are arranged 4 across in a single row, for a total of 4 riders per car. Riders are held in by over-the-shoulder restraints.

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