Goliath (Six Flags Great America)

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Goliath
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Six Flags Great America
Location Gurnee, Illinois, USA
Status Operating since June 19, 2014
Cost $10,000,000[1]
Statistics
Builder Rocky Mountain Construction
Designer / calculations Alan Schilke
Type Wooden
Model / product Topper Track
Riders per train 24
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height165 feet
Drop180 feet
Top speed72 mph
Length3100 feet
Inversions2
Steepest drop85°
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Goliath is a wooden roller coaster located at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois, USA.

Design[edit | edit source]

Elements

Trains[edit | edit source]

2 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. One train is red and the other is orange.

Photo Gallery[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]

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    Goliath on the Roller Coaster DataBase.
Tallest wooden roller coaster drop
June 2014 - present
Preceded by
El Toro
Tallest wooden roller coaster drop
June 2014 - present
Succeeded by
None
Fastest wooden roller coaster
June 2014 - June 2016
Preceded by
El Toro
Fastest wooden roller coaster
June 2014 - June 2016
Succeeded by
Lightning Rod
Steepest wooden roller coaster
June 2014 - present
Preceded by
Outlaw Run
Steepest wooden roller coaster
June 2014 - present
Succeeded by
None