Scorpion Express

Scorpion Express
powered coaster
Chessington World of Adventures
Location Chessington, Greater London, UK
Status Operating since 1987
Cost £2million (for 2014 refurbishment)
Height restriction 36 inches (91 cm)
Manufacturer Mack Rides
Designer / calculations John Wardley (original ride)
Type Steel - Family
Model / product Powered Coaster - Blauer Enzian
Riders per train 40
Top speed22 mph
Previously known as Runaway Train from 1987 to 2012. - HELP

Scorpion Express is a Mack Rides steel powered coaster at Chessington World of Adventures in Chessington, Greater London, UK. It originally opened in 1987 and was refurbished for 2014.

Design[edit | edit source]

Scorpion Express has a standard figure 8 layout.

Trains[edit | edit source]

Single train with 10 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 40 riders per train.