Busch Gardens Tampa has officially announce their plans for the upcoming roller coaster named Cheetah Hunt.
Cheetah Hunt Facts
- Type of ride — Linear Synchronous Motor (LSM) Launch Coaster
- Launches — Launch 1: 30 mph … Launch 2: 60 mph … Launch 3: 40 mph
- Other elements — 130-foot drop into an underground trench … over-banked turns … “air time” parabolas … heartline roll inversion.
- Track length — 4,429 feet — more than three quarters of a mile!
- Maximum speed — 60 mph
- Maximum force — 4 G
- Height — 102 feet
- Ride duration — 3 1/2 minutes (including loading and unloading)
- Seats/Train — 5 trains, 16 passengers per train
- Guest capacity — 1,370 guests per hour
- Height requirement — 48″
- Location — Crown Colony Plaza, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
- Manufacturer — Intaride LLC, exclusive U.S. supplier of Intamin rides.
Also, it’s more than just a ride. they are making a cheetah exhibit featuring up close viewing areas and daily exhibitions of the cheetah’s ability to run.
Visit their website at www.cheetahhunt.com for the latest information.
Below is the informational video about the new project:
Below is the rendering of the ride itself: