Troublesome Trucks Runaway Coaster (Drayton Manor)

Roller coaster in the United Kingdom
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Troublesome Trucks Runaway Coaster
Drayton Manor Theme Park
Location Drayton Bassett, Staffordshire, England, UK
Coordinates 52°36′47″N 1°42′48″W / 52.612972°N 1.713325°W / 52.612972; -1.713325
Status Operating since 15 March 2008
Replaced Super Dragon
Manufacturer Gerstlauer
Product Junior Coaster 210
Type Steel - Kiddie
Riders per train 20
Propulsion Friction Wheel lift
Length 230 metres
Inversions 0
The station
The front of the train

Troublesome Trucks Runaway Coaster is a steel kiddie roller coaster located at Drayton Manor Theme Park in Drayton Bassett, Staffordshire, England, UK. Opened in 2008, it is located in Thomas Land, a family orientated area based on the Thomas & Friends television series.[1]

This is one of two Thomas & Friends-themed roller coasters. The others are Nia and Animal Coaster in the Thomas Land area of Fuji-Q Highland in Japan and Troublesome Trucks Runaway Coaster at Edaville USA.


The ride is themed around the Thomas & Friends cartoon series.


Single train with 5 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows, for a total of 20 riders per train.


The ride is located in Thomas Land on the former Super Dragon site.


  1. "Thomas Land 'pulls into' Drayton Manor Theme Park". Blooloop.

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