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Translated the name means Cannon and that is certainly appropriate for this hydrualic launched coaster. This Intamin "Rocket Coaster" accelerates the trains from zero to 46.6 mph in just 3 seconds. From there thrill-seekers are sent up and over the 79-foot tall "Top Hat" element and upside down twice via a vertical loop and zero-G roll. Overall, Kanonen is a short roller coaster at 1,444 feet end-to-end and a ride time of just 50 seconds.

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
2005 Steel Launched Intamin, Stengel Engineering

Roller Coaster Stats

Angle Of Descent: 90 degrees Height: 79 feet
Inversions: 2 Launch: Hydraulic
Length: 1,444 feet Trains: 2 - 16 passenger
Ride Time: 50 seconds Top Speed: 46.6 mph

Kanonen Facts

Launch: 0 to 46.6 mph in 3 seconds

Inversions: 65.5-Foot Tall Loop, Zero-G Roll

Estimated cost: $6.75 million

Train has four cars with two rows each, seating two abreast per row.

Ride capacity: 930 passengers per hour

Where to Coast

Visit Liseberg to ride this attraction.

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