Maximus

Roller coaster
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Maximus
Maximus (Crealy Adventure Park & Resort) 2012 01.jpg
Crealy Adventure Park & Resort
Location Exeter, Devon, England, UK
Coordinates 50°42′15″N 3°24′56″W / 50.704076°N 3.415622°W / 50.704076; -3.415622
Status Operating since 22 July 2000
Rider height
  • Minimum: 92 cm
  • Min. unaccompanied: 110 cm
Statistics
Manufacturer Vekoma
Product Family Coaster (207m)
Type Steel - Family
Riders per train 16
Hourly capacity 780
Propulsion Tire propelled lift
Area 27 metres × 45 metres
Height 8.5 metres
Top speed 34.9 km/h
Length 207 metres
Inversions 0
Duration 0:44
HELP

Maximus is a steel family roller coaster built by Dutch manufacturer Vekoma currently located at Crealy Adventure Park & Resort in Exeter, Devon, England, UK.

History

From 2000 to 2009, the ride was known as Pastil Loco. Some signs around the ride (and on the park's website) refer to the ride as Maximus the ride. Most sources either call it Maximus or Maximus rollercoaster.

Design

Elements

After the train climbs the lift hill, riders travel through a series of twists and turns before reaching the brake run.

Colour scheme

Brown track and Brown supports. The ride used to have Blue track and yellow supports from 2010-2021. When the ride was known as Pastil Loco, it had red track and green supports.

Trains

Single train with 8 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in a single row, for a total of 16 riders per train.

External links

  • Maximus on the Roller Coaster DataBase.