We present to you the top 5 fastest roller coasters in the world :
5. Superman: The Escape – SixFlags , California
“Superman: The Escape” was the first ride designed to achieve that almost mythic speed of 100 miles per hour.
4. Dodonpa – Fuji Q Highland Park, Japan
Once the world’s fastest roller coaster, Dodonpa, to this day, still has the fastest accelleration of any coaster, reaching its top speed of 106.9 mph in just 1.8 seconds! With speed at around 106.9 miles per hour Dodonpa grabs the 4th place.
3. Top Thrill Dragster – Cedar Point, Ohio
Top Thrill Dragster in Cedar Point, USA is traveling at the speed of 120 miles per hour. “Keep arms down, head back, and hold on!” Theese are the last words you’ll here before you’re sent blasting down the launch track.
2. Kingda Ka – SixFlags , New Jersey
The fierce Kingda Ka is the tallest coaster in the World, fastest in North America. This remarkable thrill ride breaks all world records for coaster speed and height, zooming from 0 to 128 miles per hour in 3.5 seconds and catapulting you 45 stories into the sky.
1. Formula Rossa - fastest roller coaster in the world
Formula Rossa – Ferrari World , Abu Dhabi , hydraulically-launched roller coaster , is currently the world’s fastest roller coaster reaching a top speed of 240 kilometres per hour (150 mph). It emulates the feeling of being in a Ferrari F1 car as the passengers go over 62 m through the roof and back down again.