SANDUSKY, Ohio (WANE) Cedar Point unveiled its newest coaster on Tuesday – the tallest, fastest and longest dive coaster in the world.
Valravn drops riders 223 feet down a 90-degree drop, an essential free-fall that will hit speeds up to 75 mph, the park said. The ride also hits three inversions.
Among Valravn’s records:
- Tallest dive coaster (223 feet)
- Fastest dive coaster (75 mph)
- Longest dive coaster (3,415 feet)
- Most inversions on a dive coaster (three)
- Longest drop on a dive coaster (214 feet)
- Highest inversion on a dive coaster (165 feet)
- Most roller coasters taller than 200 feet at one amusement park (5)
- Most rides at one amusement park (71)
- Most steel roller coaster track at one amusement park (52,125 feet/9.9 miles)
- Most roller coaster track at one amusement park (60,110 feet/11.4 miles)
Valravn opens to the public Saturday morning, when Cedar Point officially opens for the season.