Knievel at Kings Island: Part Two
Written by Robert Niles
It's like the 1970s all over again at Kings Island.Tweet
First, the park switches The Racer back around.
Now, a Knievel's gonna do a motorcycle jump. (What's next, a Brady Bunch reunion at the park?)
On May 24, at 7 pm, Robbie Knievel, son of the late Evel Knievel, will attempt to jump 24 soft-drink trucks at the Cincinnati-area park. Evel's jump of 14 buses at Kings Island in 1975 set a TV-sports ratings record:
Here's the press release about Robbie upcoming jump, from the park. Admission to the jump is included in the day's park admission. Haven't heard if there will be TV.
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