Thunder Alley (Kings Island)

Thunder Alley
Thunder Alley (Kings Island) 2008 01.jpg
Kings Island
Location Mason, Ohio, USA
Status Defunct
Operated 1996 to 2012
Replaced by Banshee
Statistics
Manufacturer J&J Amusements
Product Go-Karts
Capacity 1 or 2 per kart
HELP

Thunder Alley was a set of Go-Karts built by J&J Amusements formerly located at Kings Island in Mason, Ohio, USA.

History

The ride opened in 1996 as XS Raceway.[1] In 1999, the name was changed from "XS Raceway" to Days Of Thunder.[2] In 2008, the name was changed to Thunder Alley. The ride was removed in 2012, along with Son of Beast in order to make room for Banshee.

References

  1. "'Outer Limits' is new coaster at Kings Island", The News-Messenger (April 18, 1996), pp. 9. Retrieved on March 23, 2021.
  2. "Park Timeline". KI Extreme. https://www.kiextreme.com/history_timeline.php. Retrieved March 23, 2021.