The ride opened with the park on 5 July 1997 as Silverado. Its name and theme would be changed in 2003, being known as O Mundo da Xuxa from then on. This name change coincided with the park changing its name to O Mundo da Xuxa Theme Park. This wouldn't be the last time however, as its second and final name change also cooincided with a rebrand of the park. The coaster was given a space theme and renamed to Montanha Russa do Astronauta, which translates to Astronaut's Roller Coaster. Astronaut is a character included in the new story of the park.
Purple track and supports. The coaster used to feature yellow track and supports.
12 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in a single row, for a total of 24 riders per train.