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Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Crazy! Circus Circus’ new roller coaster El Loco to open in January


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A rendering of the roller coaster El Loco once it’s completed inside Adventuredome at Circus Circus.

From: lasvegassun.com

By Andrea Domanick (contact)

Dec. 10, 2013

It twists, it turns, and it is sure to make even the most seasoned roller-coaster rider scream. The anticipated thrill ride El Loco inside Adventuredome will begin operating in late January, Circus Circus announced today.



The final piece of the 1,300-square-foot track will be laid this week, and one of the electric yellow cars is already on display inside Adventuredome as a sneak peek for fans.



The high-thrills coaster, which replaces Adventuredome’s flume ride Rim Runner, will feature a 90-foot Runner, will feature a 90-foot ascent with a “beyond vertical drop” producing a negative-1.5 vertical g-force, as well as a 45-degree outwardly banked curve and a 180-degree turn into a barrel roll on the track

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