During this ride you'll actually pass through two US States, since Thunder Road is built over the North Carolina and South Carolina border. This dual-track racing wooden coaster features an "out and back" layout. Carowinds presently operates one track with the train facing forwards and the opposite track with the train facing backwards.
|1976||Wood||Out and Back Racer||Curtis D. Summers|
|Height: 93 feet||Drop: 88 feet|
|Top Speed: 57 mph||Length: 3,819 feet|
|Trains: 4 - 24 passenger||Train Mfg: Philadelphia Toboggan Co.|
|Ride Time: 2 minutes, 10 seconds|
Train has four cars with three rows each, seating two abreast per row.
Height requirement: Riders must be at least 48 inches tall
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