- Speedy Bob consisted of two roller coasters. This page is about the roller coaster at Bobbejaanland. For the since-closed other half, see Vértigo.
|Click here to watch the on-ride POV|
|Designer / calculations||Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH|
|Type||Steel - Wild Mouse|
|Model / product||Wilde Maus (Compact Mobile)|
|Riders per train||4|
|Propulsion||Chain lift hill|
|Area||44 metres × 19 metres|
Top speed45 km/h
Speedy Bob is a steel wild mouse roller coaster located at Bobbejaanland in Lichtaart, Antwerp, Flemish Region, Belgium. Opened in July 2, 1998, it was originally paired with a mirror-image roller coaster that was removed in 2008.
History[edit | edit source]
Speedy Bob was originally opened on July 2, 1998. It consisted of two Mack Rides Compact Mobile Wild Mouse units that were mirror images of each other. After the 2008 season, one half of the ride was closed and sold to Parque de Atracciones de Madrid in Spain, where it now operates under the name Vértigo.
Design[edit | edit source]
This roller coaster is a mirror-image of the standard Wilde Maus - Compact Mobile from Mack Rides.
Trains[edit | edit source]
10 cars. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 4 riders per car.
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- on the Roller Coaster DataBase.
|Roller coasters at Bobbejaanland|
|Present||Bob Express • Dream Catcher • Fury • Mount Mara • Naga Bay • Oki Doki • Speedy Bob • Typhoon|
|Former||Achtbaan • Alpenblitz • Looping Star • Speedy Bob • Wervelwind|