X

EU Visitor Notice: This Website Uses Cookies

This website uses cookies to improve user experience, to provide analytical data to better serve our visitors, and to serve advertising to fund our operations. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy.

Your preference will be saved for 90 days, or until you clear your browser cookies.


I AGREE
I DISAGREE
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

55-Story Tall Rollercoaster to Scare the Crap out of Floridians

by Shane McGlaun
Advertisement

I like rollercoasters well enough, but mostly I think I will die any second when I am riding them. Rollercoasters always remind me of being in a car wreck, at least that’s how I feel after riding some of the coasters at Six Flags here in Texas. Adrenaline junkies headed to Orlando, Florida will have a new rollercoaster to ride sometime in 2016.

skyples-700zoom in

This coaster has laid claim to the title of world’s tallest, at least on paper. The coaster will be called Skyscraper and will be part of a larger complex called Skyplex. The mile-long coaster will loop and twist down the side of a 55-story tall tower.

The coaster will also twist around the Skyplex building as well. Riders will hit speeds of 65mph and the ride will last about three minutes. There will also be restaurants and retail spaces as well as a place to eat and an observation point at the top of the tower reached via a glass elevator.

[via Gizmag]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Chop Suey: Grand Piano Edition

Chop Suey: Grand Piano Edition

AC vs. DC

AC vs. DC

MYAHS T-Shirt

MYAHS T-Shirt

Advertisement
Ford Mustang NASCAR Racer Actually Looks Like a Mustang

Ford Mustang NASCAR Racer Actually Looks Like a Mustang

Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport Rallye Concept Wants to Race

Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport Rallye Concept Wants to Race

McLaren Special Ops Outs Sexy Track and Pacific Themed 720S

McLaren Special Ops Outs Sexy Track and Pacific Themed 720S