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|Designer / calculations||Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH|
|Onsite construction||RCS GmbH|
|Model / product||Mega Coaster|
|Riders per train||32|
|Propulsion||Cable lift hill|
Top speed106 km/h
The roller coaster was designed by Swiss company Intamin in collaboration with Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH, and assembled by RCS GmbH. It uses similar technology to bigger coasters Millennium Force and Expedition GeForce, specifically the trains, and cable lift hill.
History[edit | edit source]
Goliath opened on 29 March 2002. At this time, the park was owned by Six Flags, who have named several of their roller coasters "Goliath".
Design[edit | edit source]
After climbing out of the station, the train is released from the catch car at the top of the lift hill and accelerates down the 46 metres first drop and over a large hill. After dropping for the second time, it ascends a hill called a stengel dive, the top being overbanked 121° to the right, before dropping down into a 270° downward helix. After medium-sized curved hill, it negotiates a 380° upwards helix and a bend to take the track parallel to the lift hill. Before entering the brake run, riders experience considerable airtime on three bunny hops.
Trains[edit | edit source]
The trains use stadium-style seating, and riders are held in by lap-bars.
References[edit | edit source]
[edit | edit source]
- on the Roller Coaster DataBase.
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