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Thirteen

Alton Towers

This is the world's first vertical freefall drop roller coaster. The signature, surprise element of Thirteen takes place indoors in total darkness.

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
2010 Steel Freeform, Freefall Drop Intamin

Roller Coaster Stats

Drop: 56 feet G-force: 3 G's
Height: 60 feet Top Speed: 41 mph

Thirteen Facts

Features: Tire-drive lift hill, 16-foot (5-meter) Freefall in darkness

Opening date: March 20, 2010

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

Ride capacity: 1,200 passengers per hour

Height requirement: Riders must be at least 47 inches tall

Where to Coast

Visit Alton Towers to ride this attraction.

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