Velocity

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Velocity
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Flamingo Land
Location Malton, Yorkshire, England, UK
Status Operating since July 2, 2005
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Manufacturer Vekoma
Type Steel - Launched - Motorbike
Product Motorbike Coaster (Custom)
Riders per train 16
Hourly capacity 518
Height 17.4 metres
Top speed 86.9 km/h
Length 643 metres
Inversions 0
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Velocity is a steel launched roller coaster located at Flamingo Land in Malton, Yorkshire, England, UK. It is the second Vekoma Motorbike Coaster installation, and the only motorbike roller coaster in the United Kingdom.

Design

The ride features a long launch section into a figure-8 shaped helix, two bunny hills and the final brake section.

Trains

Single train with 8 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in a single row, for a total of 16 riders per train. The trains are designed to give the rider the feeling that they are riding a motorbike.

Photo Gallery

External links

  • Velocity on the Roller Coaster DataBase.