Goliath (Six Flags Over Georgia)

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Goliath
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Six Flags Over Georgia
Location Austell, Georgia, USA
Status Operating since April 1, 2006
Cost $20,000,000 USD
Replaced Great Gasp
Looping Starhip
Statistics
Manufacturer Bolliger & Mabillard
Type Steel - Hyper
Product Hyper Coaster
Riders per train 36
Hourly capacity 1,220
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height 200 feet
Drop 175 feet
Top speed 70 mph
Length 4480 feet
Inversions 0
G-Force 4.1
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Goliath is a steel hyper roller coaster located at Six Flags Over Georgia in Austell, Georgia, USA. The ride is the third in the Six Flags chain to be called "Goliath".

History

Elements

Goliath was officially announced on September 1, 2005.[1] Both the Great Gasp and Looping Starhip flat rides were removed to make way for construction.[2][3]

The ride officially opened to the general public on April 1, 2006.

Design

Trains

2 trains with 9 cars per train. Riders are arranged 4 across in a single row for a total of 36 riders per train.

Photo Gallery

References

External links

  • Goliath on the Roller Coaster DataBase.