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The World's 10 Fastest Roller Coasters

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Number 7: Steel Dragon 2000- 95 mph
Steel Dragon 2000 in Japan ranks as one of the fastest roller coasters in the world.
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  • Nagashima Spa Land, Nagashima, Japan
  • Out and back terra-coaster

Unlike the rides that precede it on the world's fastest roller coasters list, Steel Dragon 2000 uses a traditional lift hill (rising a remarkable 318 feet). It takes a loooooong time to climb that hill, but the payoff is a face-melting speed of 95 mph.

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