Thriller (Manning/Thurston)

Alpine Thriller (Hyde Park Winter Wonderland 2013) 1.jpg
roller coaster
Location Travelling
Status Operating
Location Capriate San Gervasio, Lombardy, Italy
Operated 2006 to 2007
Replaced by Twister Mountain
EuroPark Milano Idroscalo
Location Segrate, Lombardy, Italy
Operated ? to 2005
Manufacturer Pinfari
Type Steel
Model / product RC50
Riders per train 12
Hourly capacity 960
Propulsion Cable lift hill

Thriller is a steel travelling roller coaster located in the United Kingdom.

History[edit | edit source]

The Thriller was manufactured by Pinfari in 1992. It was owned by Eredi Viviani S.A.S. and operated in multiple places in Italy. It operated at EuroPark Milano Idroscalo in Lombardy, Italy for an unknown time, leaving in 2005. It subsequently operated at Leolandia from 2006 to 2007.

It was purchased by UK showmen Joseph Manning and William Thurston. From 2013 to 2016, it appeared at Hyde Park Winter Wonderland as the Alpine Thriller. In 2015 and 2016, it operated at The Beach Brent Cross during the summer months.

Design[edit | edit source]

Trains[edit | edit source]

3 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 12 riders per train.

External links[edit | edit source]

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    Thriller on the Roller Coaster DataBase.