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The World's 10 Fastest Roller Coasters


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Number 5 (tie): Tower of Terror- 100 mph
Australia's Tower of Terror is a top-10 fastest roller coaster.
Theme Park Review. Used with permission.
  • Dreamworld, Queensland, Australia
  • Magnetic induction shuttle coaster

Using magnetic motors like the Superman ride at Six Flags Magic Mountain, Tower of Terror (which has nothing to do with the same-named Disney drop tower rides) launches straight ahead, rises up an L-shaped track, stops at the top, and retraces its route backwards reaching 100 mph in both directions.

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