The Intamin coaster will feature two launches — with one reaching 70 mph in 2.4 seconds — on a track of more than 4,700 feet, with a top height of 155 feet. That 155-foot Top Hat feature will be joined by a 360-degree barrel roll above the Islands of Adventure lagoon and a zero-gravity inverted stall which Universal calls "a jaw-dropping maneuver that is the first of its kind."
And Universal said today that there will be "just a lap restraint holding [riders] in place."
Here is the key art...
And the hype video, with on-ride POV concept imagery.
"Guests will join the original cast of the films – Chris Pratt as Owen Grady, Bryce Dallas Howard as Claire Dearing and BD Wong as Dr. Henry Wu – as Jurassic World unveils the next evolution of its 'carnivore expansion': the VelociCoaster, where riders embark on a high-speed chase and feel the rush of the hunt while racing alongside a nimble Velociraptor pack," Universal said in its press release.
While the leaked webpage last week said that the ride would open next summer, today's press release commits only to 2021 debut for the coaster.
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