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T2 Terror To The Second Power

Kentucky Kingdom

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T2 will not reopen when Kentucky Kingdom reopens for the 2014 season. The park has yet to announce what the future of this ride will be.

T2 Terror To The Second Power was the first Vekoma Suspended Looping Coaster to open in North America. This suspended coaster has seven-car trains that hang from an overhead steel track. Riders ascend a lift to a height of 102 feet to being an thrilling ride through five upside down inversions.

Unfortunately, T2 has never had a reputation for delivering a smooth, comfortable ride. Instead, it coined the phrase "hang and bang" because frequently riders were beaten up by the roller coasters' over-the-shoulder restraints.

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
1995 Steel Suspended Looping Vekoma

Roller Coaster Stats

Drop: 86 feet Height: 102 feet
Inversions: 5 Length: 2,172 feet
Trains: 3 - 14 passenger Ride Time: 1 minute, 36 seconds
Top Speed: 50 mph

T2 Terror To The Second Power Facts

Vekoma 662-meter prototype SLC model

Fact: Opened with ten car trains that were later shortened to seven cars.

T2 is designed for two-train operation. The third train was originally parked on a storage track, but has since been moved to storage.

2014 – Kentucky Kingdom reopens, but T2 will not. The future of this roller coaster is uncertain.

2010 – T2 is standing-but-not-operating (SBNO) after Six Flags shuts the park.

Train has seven cars with one row each, seating two abreast per row.

Ride capacity: 900 passengers per hour

Height requirement: Riders must be at least 52 inches tall

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