|A rendering of TMNT Shellraiser. The pink roller coaser is Shredder.|
|Type||Steel - Launched|
|Model / product||Euro-Fighter 1000|
|Riders per train||8|
|Propulsion||LSM launch from 0 - 62.1 mph in 2 s
Vertical chain lift hill
Top speed62.1 mph
TMNT Shellraiser is a steel launched roller coaster located at Nickelodeon Universe Theme Park in East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA. It will be a Gerstlauer Euro-Fighter 1000 and will open in 2019. It is based on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The shellraiser is a vehicle used by the characters.
History[edit | edit source]
Photographs of dark green track at a manufacturing facility were posted online in April 2016. It was subsequently determined that they belonged to a clone of Takabisha. Gerstlauer and Triple Five Group officially revealed this coaster and a spinning coaster in November 2017. A model of the two roller coasters was on display during IAAPA 2017.
The name was revealed during the American Coaster Enthusiast's Eastcoaster event on February 2, 2019.
Design[edit | edit source]
TMNT Shellraiser will be a clone of Takabisha at Fuji-Q Highland, but with a slightly steeper drop. It will begin with an enclosed section that includes a barrel roll and an LSM launch. The second half of the ride begins with a vertical lift hill and a beyond vertical drop at an angle of 121.5 degrees; the steepest drop in the world.
The roller coaster is itnerwined with Shredder, a Gerstlauer spinning roller coaster.
Trains[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
[edit | edit source]
- on the Roller Coaster DataBase.
|Steepest roller coaster|
2019 – present
|Steepest roller coaster
2019 – present