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Helix

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roller coaster
Helix
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Liseberg
Location Gothenburg, Göteborgs-Bohus, Sweden
Status Operating since April 26, 2014
Cost 200,000,000 SEK ($30,000,000)
Statistics
Manufacturer Mack Rides
Type Steel - Launched
Model / product Launch Coaster (Custom)
Hourly capacity 1,200
Propulsion 2 LSM launches
Height134.5 feet
Top speed62.1 mph
Length4,530.8 feet
Inversions7
Duration3:10
G-force4.3G
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Helix is a steel launched roller coaster located at Liseberg in Gothenburg, Göteborgs-Bohus, Sweden. It was manufactured by Mack Rides and opened in 2014.

Design[edit]

Elements

The ride features 2 LSM launches, making it the first multi-launched roller coaster in Europe. The track winds through the trees, keeping close to the ground. It features four airtime hills and seven inversions. It was the third launched roller coaster built by Mack Rides after Blue Fire at Europa Park and Manta at SeaWorld San Diego. It was also Liseberg's second launched roller coaster after Kanonen.

Trains[edit]

3 trains with 5 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 20 riders per train.