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Tennessee Tornado


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Tennessee Tornado is a looping steel roller coaster with a terrain based layout that opened at Dollywood in April 1999. Designed and manufactured by Arrow Dynamics, the Tennessee Tornado roller coaster is 2,682 feet of twisted steel track with three inversions including the 110-foot high spiral loop and butterfly back-to-back 70-foot loops.

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
1999 Steel Multielement Terrain Arrow Dynamics

Roller Coaster Stats

Drop: 128 feet G-force: 4 G's
Height: 137 feet Inversions: 3
Length: 2,682 feet Trains: 2 - 28 passenger
Ride Time: 1 minute, 48 seconds Top Speed: 63 mph

Tennessee Tornado Facts

Features: Tunnel

Inversions: 110-foot Vertical Loop, Vertical Loop, Sidewinder

Estimated cost: $8 million

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

Ride capacity: 1,200 passengers per hour

Height requirement: Riders must be at least 48 inches tall

Where to Coast

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