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The Place
  Six Flags Great Adventure - Jackson, New Jersey USA
  "The Mother of all Coaster Parks"

The Stats

Track Type Year Designer / Manufacturer
Steel Stand Up 1990 Giovanola / Intamin AG
Ride Statistics
Height: 90 feet Max Drop: 85 feet
Top Speed: Track Length: 2300 feet
Rider Capacity: Max G-Force: +3.4 G
Inversions: 1 Ride Time: 2:15 minutes
Avg Speed: Angle of Descent:
Number of Cars: Length of Train:
Restraints: Horsecollar, Belts Number of Trains: 2
Cars per Train: 5 Vehicles Designed by: Intamin

The Experience

* Arrangement: Riders are arranged 4 across, 4 seats per car for a total of 20 riders per train.
* Notes: The duo behind B&M worked at Giovanola while they designed rides from 1985-1986 for Intamin to market/broker.
* Structure: Blue track & white supports. Trains are white with orange restraints.
* Elements: 66 ft vertical loop, some tight turns.
* History: Closed in 1992. Originally built in 1986 at SFMM where it was known as Shockwave. Relocated in 1993 to SFAW as Batman the Escape. Since relocated in 2006 to SFDL and placed in storage.

The Verdict

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