Spinning Dragons (Worlds of Fun)

Roller coaster in the United States
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Spinning Dragons
Worlds of Fun
Location Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Coordinates 39°10′32″N 94°29′17″W / 39.17555137°N 94.48794889°W / 39.17555137; -94.48794889
Status Operating since April 17, 2004
Cost $4,000,000 USD
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Manufacturer Gerstlauer
Product Spinning Coaster 420
Type Steel - Spinning
Riders per train 4
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height 54 feet
Top speed 31 mph
Length 1345 feet
Inversions 0
Drop angle 50°
Duration 1:30
HELP

Spinning Dragons is a steel spinning roller coaster located at Worlds of Fun in Kansas City, Missouri, USA.

History

On October 29, 2003, Spinning Dragons was announced, as well as the removal of Orient Express.[1] Spinning Dragons welcomed its first passengers on April 17, 2004.

Design

The layout is identical to that of Timberland Twister (now Fairly Odd Coaster) at Nickelodeon Universe in Bloomington, Minnesota, which opened the same year.

Trains

Single cars. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows, for a total of 4 riders per car.

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Articles on Worlds of Fun