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|Builder||Custom Coasters International, Inc.|
|Designer / calculations||Dennis McNulty, Larry Bill|
|Propulsion||Chain lift hill|
|Top speed||56 mph|
|Manufacturer||Great Coasters International (2016-present) |
Philadelphia Toboggan Company (1998-2015)
|Riders per train||24|
In September 2015, GhostRider was closed for a complete retracking by Great Coasters International. The three Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters trains were replaced with Millennium Flyers. The ride was originally planned to reopen on May 27, 2016, but this was delayed. It reopened on June 11.
2 trains with 12 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in a single row, for a total of 24 riders per train. The trains are painted gold, silver, and copper. Although the coaster has 3 trains, it operates two trains at a time.
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