Skyscraper Coaster

Slated to open in 2017, the Skyscraper roller coaster will tower 570-feet over Orlando’s International Drive, with construction beginning next year. According to Bill Kitchen, founder of the coaster’s maker, US Thrill Rides: “The unique design of the coaster means more incredible, heart-pounding inside and outside loops, dives, spirals and inversions in a vertical area than riders have ever before experienced.” Continue reading for a virtual ride and more information.

“The New York Daily News reports that people on the Skyscraper will travel at speeds up to 65 miles per hour. Which anyone who’s been in a car traveling at that speed knows is too fast,” says Huffington Post.