Goliath Breaks Records as World’s Tallest, Fastest, Steepest Roller Coaster
AP: Video Goliath Debuts at Six Flags Great America
Inquisitr gives it all the superlatives.
Goliath, the world’s newest, tallest, fastest, and steepest roller coaster, has been unveiled at Six Flags Great America in Illinois.
The triple record-breaking ride has roller coaster enthusiasts everywhere very excited, especially as the ride features a heart-stopping 180 foot plunge which includes twists and turns which means the cars reach 72 mph at a near 85 degrees vertical angle.
ABC News has the public’s reaction to the new ride.
The initial rider reviews indicate the new coaster will live up to the hype. “It was definitely a great adrenaline rush,” says D’Onofrio of her experience. “It has a ton of thrills, it’s just element after element,” added Enrique.
Goliath is the latest record breaker in Six Flags’ long history of innovative coasters. “We’re always looking for rides that spark innovative new concepts in the roller coaster world,” says Enrique, “we’re constantly looking for concepts out there that will keep us as the leader of roller coaster innovation.”