Ricochet (Carowinds)

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Ricochet (Carowinds) 2009 01.jpg
Ricochet in 2009.
Location Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Status Operating since March 23, 2002
Height restriction 54 inches (137 cm)
Manufacturer Mack Rides
Type Steel - Wild Mouse
Product Wild Mouse (compact park)
Riders per train 4
Hourly capacity 1,120
Propulsion Chain lift
Area 144.3 feet × 62.3 feet
Height 45.9 feet
Top speed 28 mph
Length 1213.9 feet
Inversions 0
Duration 1:50

Ricochet is a Mack Rides Wild Mouse roller coaster located at Carowinds in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.


Ricochet was announced on November 1, 2001,[1] three months after an identical roller coaster was announced at Kings Dominion, which at the time was also owned by the Paramount company.


External links

  • Ricochet on the Roller Coaster DataBase.