|Watch the on-ride POV|
|Product||SLC (689m Standard)|
|Type||Steel - Inverted|
|Riders per train||20|
|Propulsion||Chain lift hill|
|Top speed||49.7 mph|
Gauntlet is a steel inverted roller coaster located at Magic Springs in Hot Springs, Arkansas, USA. It is a SLC model built by Vekoma and is the first to feature a redesigned wheel assembly designed to give a more comfortable ride.
The ride was originally built for Jazzland (later Six Flags New Orleans), but the sale was never completed.Citation needed
Gauntlet was announced on May 29, 2003. It opened on April 10, 2004.
- Magic Springs to add Vekoma SLC in 2004 - Amusement Today (Wayback archive)
- on the Roller Coaster DataBase.
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