Energylandia (Poland): New Coasters

Discussion in 'European Parks and Attractions' started by Russ, 29th Jul 2014.

  1. Benjsh

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    Think I'm guna make a trip for 2019. So cheap to fly and stay nearby too.
     
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    Tickets are dirt cheap as well
     
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    Track work is now complete, and a good old fashioned Intamin train pull through is taking place:



    :)
     
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    I wonder how much drag that big board creates, even with those holes cut in it?
     
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    Intamin have published the following video and photos of Hyperion:



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    Still a shame about the colour, but otherwise looks stunning!

    :)
     
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    It's looking good. I don't really mind the colour to be honest. I think black is always a safe bet with coasters, I've not seen a coaster that doesn't suit it, whereas I've seen a lot of bright coloured coasters which I don't think look at good at all. :)
     
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    Yeah, I agree. I do actually think black can look quite swish at times! I wasn't too keen on this black to start off with, but it's grown on me now it's started being built!
     
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    Coaster porn at it's finest this.
     
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    Got to disagree. Think it looks an amazing coaster but the colour scheme is hideous.

    It works for the Smiler due to the theme, compactness etc. All black on a hyper? Nah, Not for me. However I think it's safe to say it will blow the pants off the Smiler to ride though.
     
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    Looks a lot better than the revolting DC Rivals.
     
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    This is coaster porn!!

     
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    That first hill looks mental. Can not wait for September!
     
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    This excites the geek in me I love stuff like this but don't understand what they are doing.
     
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    Think I got some airtime just looking at it.
     
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    From another angle:



    Looks incredible!
     
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    Sometimes with new coaster, and Intamin especially like to do this, they pull through a train to make sure that there are no clearance envelope issues (and I suppose to make sure it runs smoothly along the rails). Safer to this this slowly than just let it go at full speed!

    With regards to the testing, looks slow.... :p

    :)
     
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    It's all very impressive. But the real crunch will be how it rides. I've not ridden this new style Vekoma Intamin track, but I've a horrible feeling it might be a rattler.
     
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    Thank you :D:D my inner geek is smiling
     
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    Good job Vekoma aren't making it then! ;)
     
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    Doh! Obviously I mean Intamin. ;)
     
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