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Formula Rossa : Fastest Roller Coaster Pov Video

Posted by on Nov 17, 2010 | Leave a Comment

World’s Fastest Roller Coaster Pov, Formula Rossa is now open from 4th November, 2010 at the world’s largest indoor theme park, the Ferrari World, Abu Dhabi. Here is provided the first video of this roll coaster. Formula Rossa is manufactured by Intamin AG.  In less than 5 seconds, it hits more than 240 kmph speeds. It uses an aircraft carrier-like hydraulic launch system to push trains beside its serpentine track.

Specification of Formula Rossa

  • max speed: 240 km/h (149 mph)
  • max hight: 60 m (196 feet)
  • length: 2000m (1,24 miles)

Features of Formula Rossa

  • World’s fastest roller coaster reaching speeds of up to 240 kph
  • 0 to 100 km in 2 seconds
  • Winch system uses 20,800 horsepower
  • 2.07 kilometer track
  • 1.7 Gs
  • Designed by Jack Rouse Associates
  • Manufactured by Intamin
  • Roller coaster cars designed to resemble the Ferrari F1 car, down to the use of the exact “Rosso Scuderia”
  • Ride capacity of 16 passengers – 4 cars in the train, 4 riders per car
  • Maximum elevation 52 m
  • Lowest elevation 1.5 m
  • Occupies 8.48 Hectares / 21 Acres of Land
  • Sharpest turn at 70 degrees

Currently, The Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is becoming one of the hottest destinations on the planet and it is located next to the futuristic Yas Marina circuit that hosted Abu Dhabi’s first Grand Prix race in November 2009. The Ferrari World is spread in the 86,000-square-meter Park. It features traditional carousel, interactive 3-D shows and a walk-through exhibition on Italian history. Considering the theme of the new park, the ride is specifically designed to resemble the iconic Ferrari Formula 1 cars, down to the exact “Rosso Scuderia”, features in bright red trains.  The Formula Rossa is made with four-car which will take 16 passengers for the ride along with over two kilometers (1.3 miles) of track, hitting 1.7 Gs of acceleration along the way.

World’s Fastest Roller Coaster, Formula Rossa video from youtube:


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