Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind roller coaster at Walt Disney World's Epcot.Walt Disney Imagineering today shared a fresh look at the trains for the upcoming
Disney earlier had shared a sneak peek video for the coaster trains, which will pivot along the track of what Disney is calling a "story coaster," directing riders' attention to the promised visual elements on this indoor attraction. Today's image allows us to see multiple trains side by side.
WDI says that "each one is unique with different wear patterns and impact marks. Imagineers were inspired by markings that appear on NASA Space Shuttles and other spacecraft upon reentry into Earth’s atmosphere."
Inside word is very positive on construction progress for the coaster, which is going into Epcot's old Universe of Energy building... and a massive new show building behind it. We had pegged Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind to open in time for Epcot's 40th anniversary on October 1, 2022, but sources suggest that the coaster could beat that deadline and might even open closer to Walt Disney World's 50th anniversary next October 1.
Disney, of course, has issued no official opening date for Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind or for the TRON Lightcycle Run coaster under construction in the Magic Kingdom, or even the largely complete Remy's Ratatouille Adventure in Epcot's expanded France pavilion. Stay tuned.
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