Carowinds

Afterburn

Afterburn is an excellent roller coaster in Crossroads and one of the best attractions at Carowinds. The minimum height to ride is 54 inches.

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Continually voted as one of the top 30 steel coasters in the world, Afterburn (formerly Top Gun: The Jet Coaster), has thrilled riders since 1999. This 113 foot tall inverted coaster features 6 inversions and a top speed of 62 MPH. There are two dives under walkways, with one featuring mist that sprays out as you fly through to another inversion.

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