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Maxx Force

Maxx Force

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roller coaster
Maxx Force
A promotional image released alongside the ride's announcement on August 30, 2018.
Six Flags Great America
Location Gurnee, Illinois, USA
Status Operating since July 4, 2019
Manufacturer S&S Sansei Technologies
Designer / calculations Joe Draves
Type Steel - Launched
Riders per train 16
Propulsion Compressed air launch
Height175 feet
Drop180 feet
Top speed78 mph
Length1800 feet

Maxx Force is a steel launched roller coaster located at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois which was manufactured by S&S Sansei Technologies and opened on July 4, 2019.

History[edit | edit source]

A passholders preview was held on July 3.[1] It officially opened a day later on July 4.

Design[edit | edit source]


Maxx Force is a compressed air launch coaster manufactured by S&S Worldwide which features 5 inversions, including the world's fastest zero-g roll at 60 mph and the world's tallest double inversion. The ride also features the launch with the highest acceleration in America, launching from 0 - 78 mph in 1.8 seconds (1.78 g).

Trains[edit | edit source]

4 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 16 riders per train.

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