May 8, 1976 has been a real revolution in the world of roller coasters. In the amusement park Six Flags Magic Mountain in California opened the world's first steel roller coaster with a noose. In our time loop - this is not the worst thing that the creators are willing to offer rides to fans of adrenaline lining up around the world to tickle your nerves. We offer you a virtual ride on the ten most scary roller coaster in the world! Attention: nervous, fearful height and people with weak vestibular system is better not to look further!
1. Silver Star, Europa Park, Rust (Baden), Germany
"Silver Star" - the highest roller coaster in Europe, the German steel tickle nerves since 2002. Using a system of chain hoists, slowly at first, they will take you up to a height of 73 meters, and then will drop and whirl at speeds up to 130 km / h
2. Tower of Terror II, Dreamworld, Queensland, Australia
The first "Tower of terror", which opened in 1997, managed to scare more than 8 million Australians, and in 2010 was launched again and was even worse. Push Along leave the tunnel and 7 seconds get to the top of a vertical tower with a maximum speed of 161 km / hOn top of the 35-meter tower, they hang for a moment, and then fall down in horror.
3. Steel Dragon 2000, Nagashima Spa Land, Kuwana, Mie Prefecture, Japan
"Steel Dragon" is no longer either the fastest or the highest hills, but still the longest. And also the most expensive ever made, due to the amount used in the construction of steel, it is necessary to make the slide resistant to earthquakes. But even if we do not take into account the earthquake, this monster is definitely earned its place in our top ten.
4. Kingda Ka, Six Flags Great Adventure, New Jersey, United States
Kingda Ka - survivor in the world of roller coasters, but to this day remains the highest hills in the world with a dizzying 139 meters record. However, in its history in the attraction there are many problems. In 2005, a variety of slides comprehend mechanical damage that affected the starter motor and the cable system. Fortunately, the problem has been completely eliminated, but in 2009, Kingda Ka was struck by lightning, causing new damage.Now that's really scary ...
5. Intimidator 305, Kings Dominion, Virginia, United States
A relative newcomer in the world of roller coasters, "Zapugivatel 305" (already getting scared by one name ...) in 2010 won the award "Golden Ticket" as the best new roller coaster.
6. Dodonpa, Fuji-Q Highland, Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan.
What may surprise coaster thrill, unless they are already the fastest, high or long? Doponda knows the answer - the biggest acceleration! Knocking skiers confused not the beginning of the high-spirited, Doponda suddenly accelerates to 172 km / h for ... attention ... 1.8 seconds! And then throws you up and down the almost vertical loop.
7. Superman: Escape from Krypton, Six Flags Magic Mountain, California, USA
Prior to 2011, "Superman: Escape from Krypton" was known simply as "Superman: The Escape." But after a new coat of paint and adding moving backwards trucks, was born a new super-hero world attractions. A top speed of 160 km / h and rising to a height of 126.5 meters, updated "Superman" knows exactly how to get you a shot of adrenaline.
8. Thunder Dolphin, Tokyo Dome City, Tokyo, Japan
"Thunder Dolphin" is quite modest in terms of speed, altitude and acceleration, relative to other participants in the list, but it has its own unique "trick", through which he and it proved. Path "Dolphin" passes through the concrete ring and encircles most current building on tickling the nerves away.
9. Formula Rossa, Ferrari World, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Formula Rossa - currently the fastest roller coaster in the world. Accelerated to 240 km / h in less than 5 seconds. Speed is so high that sitting in the first row have to wear special goggles to prevent eye injury.
10. Eejanaika, Fuji-Q Highland, Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan
Still other slides from the same park, but they are worth. These slides - with "twists", and in the truest sense of the word. Eejanaika - the so-called slide 4D, which actually means that besides the usual ups and downs and loops at the same time you get ... 360-degree rotating seat! Can rides become even worse?