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|Manufacturer||Bolliger & Mabillard|
|Type||Steel - Floorless|
|Model / product||Dive Coaster|
|Riders per train||24|
|Propulsion||Chain lift hill|
Top speed70 mph
SheiKra is a steel roller coaster located at Busch Gardens Tampa in Tampa, Florida, USA. Built by Bolliger & Mabillard, SheiKra was the first Dive Coaster in North America. Two years after it opened, SheiKra was converted into a floorless roller coaster.
Design[edit | edit source]
Trains[edit | edit source]
Name origin[edit | edit source]
The name "SheiKra" is derived from a Shikra, a hawk that is known to dive straight down for its prey.
Photo Gallery[edit | edit source]
The water brakes
References[edit | edit source]
|Roller coasters at Busch Gardens Tampa|
|Present||Air Grover • Cheetah Hunt • Cobra's Curse • Kumba • Montu • Sand Serpent • Scorpion • SheiKra|
|Former||Gwazi • Python|