Two intense launches. 4 inversions. It’s a brand new species of curler coaster: the Jurassic World VelociCoaster, formally coming Summer time 2021 to Common’s Islands of Journey. Common’s lastly blown the lid on the hard-to-miss huge coaster growth rising at IoA, releasing idea artwork and even a POV video depicting simply what the completed product will appear to be. You possibly can view the video over on this put up, and right here we’ll be exhibiting you idea artwork featured within the video in addition to supplemental materials.
The newly-revealed coaster brand now sits entrance and middle on the resort’s house web page, with a brief blurb beforehand listed on the Jurassic Park web page for Common’s Islands of Journey.
Right here’s how Common Orlando Resort describes the coaster:
Florida’s quickest and tallest launch coaster – together with a pack of fierce Velociraptors – can be unleashed at Common Orlando Resort in 2021 with the debut of Jurassic World VelociCoaster. Concepted and designed by the award-winning Common Inventive staff in partnership with acclaimed filmmakers from Common Photos and Amblin Leisure, this new species of curler coaster touts a sequence of intense maneuvers that may ship visitors catapulting as much as 70 mph and greater than 150 ft within the air with the swiftest of prehistoric predators.
Opening at Common’s Islands of Journey theme park, Jurassic World VelociCoaster would be the world’s first coaster primarily based on the blockbuster franchise, and can characteristic an authentic story that expands upon the thrills, dinosaurs and environments followers have seen on the large display. Visitors will be a part of the unique forged of the movies – Chris Pratt as Owen Grady, Bryce Dallas Howard as Claire Dearing and BD Wong as Dr. Henry Wu – as Jurassic World unveils the subsequent evolution of its “carnivore growth”: the VelociCoaster, the place riders embark on a high-speed chase and really feel the push of the hunt whereas racing alongside a nimble Velociraptor pack.
The Jurassic World VelociCoaster will increase the bar in excessive curler coaster design and grow to be the last word expertise for coaster fans and thrill-seekers. Spanning greater than 4,700 ft of monitor and reaching heights of as much as 155 ft, the coaster’s signature maneuvers can have visitors twisting and hovering above land, barrel rolling simply inches above water, dashing via near-misses and launches inside the paddock, and extra…with only a lap restraint holding them in place.
Common’s hyping this up as “a brand new species” of curler coaster, additionally billed as “the apex predator” of coasters. The coaster will supply the next thrills:
- Speed up via two pulse-pounding launches, the quickest reaching 70 mph in 2.Four seconds
- Encounter a one-of-a-kind, 360-degree barrel roll proper above the Islands of Journey lagoon
- Expertise a zero-gravity inverted stall that may ship riders the other way up throughout 100 ft of monitor in a jaw-dropping maneuver that’s the first of its variety
- Go airborne throughout the towering “High Hat,” which propels riders 155 ft within the air after which instantly into an 80 diploma drop – Common’s steepest drop but
- Brace for a complete of 12 heart-pounding seconds of airtime – the thrilling sensation of weightlessness riders really feel once they’re lifted from their seats – all through the whole journey
Visitors beginning at 51″ (129.5 cm) tall will be capable to expertise Jurassic World VelociCoaster.
Right here, we now have a primary have a look at the experience autos, which can characteristic the Jurassic World black and blue coloration scheme, with headlights at every seat.
Lap restraints will decrease right down to maintain riders tightly in place—they’ll want it.
From there, you’re zooming previous the rockwork, foliage, and dinosaur cages of Isla Nublar as you race via the jungle alongside raptors.
Right here we see because the experience autos coast atop the coaster’s tallest peak—at the moment house to a pair of ospreys.
Lastly, we now have a full overview of the ultimate product, fantastically lit up at night time by the blue glow of the experience autos and the newly-redone Discovery Heart.
Extra particulars concerning the coaster can be revealed within the months forward.