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|Type||Steel - Inverted - Launched - Shuttle|
|Model / product||Impulse Coaster Twist & Spike (56m)|
|Riders per train||28|
|Propulsion||LIM launch (multi-pass)|
Top speed70 mph
Vertical Velocity is an inverted launched shuttle roller coaster located at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois, USA. The ride is located in the Yankee Harbor section of the park. It is an Impulse Coaster from Intamin.
History[edit | edit source]
Vertical Velocity opened on May 18, 2001. It is located in the Yankee Harbor section of the park.
In 2004, an additional support was added on both towers to increase stability.
[edit | edit source]
- on the Roller Coaster DataBase.
|Roller coasters at Six Flags Great America|
|Present||American Eagle • Batman The Ride • Dark Knight • Demon • Goliath • Joker • Little Dipper • Maxx Force • Raging Bull • Sprocket Rockets • Superman Ultimate Flight • Vertical Velocity • Viper • Whizzer • X-Flight|
|Former||Déjà Vu • Gulf Coaster • Iron Wolf • Rolling Thunder • ShockWave • Tidal Wave • Ragin' Cajun • Z-Force|