One of Hersheypark’s 15 coasters, the wood-and-steel hybrid debuts 100 years after the park’s first wildcat ride opened.
Made Rocky Mountain Construction (RMC)Revenge of the Wildcats According to the release, it will add an all-new steel truck with unique elements to the existing wooden framework.
The hybrid coaster features a 140-foot hill, a top speed of 62 mph, and 4 inversions, including the world’s largest underflip.
“Based on feedback from our guests, we knew coaster fans would love our Hersheypark hybrid. Excited to make coasters at Hershey Park.
“Wildcat’s Revenge features the best of RMC’s signature thrills, including four inversions with the world’s largest underflip, inverted stall, zero G roll and reversing downhill roll.”
Located in the Midway Americas section of Hersheypark, Wildcats Revenge features a fully renovated coaster station with a design reminiscent of the iconic Wildcat Station of 1923, with a low-pitched gable around the roof. increase.
The 2:36 experience begins with riders climbing a 140-foot hill, diving into an 82-degree incline, and hitting a top speed of 62 mph on a 3,510-foot red track of black steel and wood construction.
One of the four inversions is the world’s largest underflip. This is an inversion that begins with an upward climb followed by a counter-clockwise 270 degree roll and a side dive.
Following its summer 2023 debut, Wildcat’s Revenge will be open all season, weather permitting.
https://www.northcentralpa.com/life/hersheypark-to-add-new-hybrid-coaster-this-summer/article_c3dc65f0-5ae2-11ed-a1ba-678bd5652821.html Hersheypark is adding a new hybrid coaster this summer.life