Revolution (Six Flags Magic Mountain)

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The New Revolution
SFMM- New Revolution 4.jpg
The New Revolution
Six Flags Magic Mountain
Park sectionBaja Ridge
Coordinates34°25′22″N 118°35′47″W / 34.42278°N 118.59639°W / 34.42278; -118.59639Coordinates: 34°25′22″N 118°35′47″W / 34.42278°N 118.59639°W / 34.42278; -118.59639
StatusOperating
Opening dateMay 8, 1976 (1976-05-08)
Cost$2,000,000
General statistics
TypeSteel
ManufacturerAnton Schwarzkopf
DesignerWerner Stengel
ModelLooping roller coaster
Track layoutTerrain
Lift/launch systemChain lift hill
Height113 ft (34 m)
Drop85 ft (26 m)
Length3,457 ft (1,054 m)
Speed55 mph (89 km/h)
Inversions1
Duration2:12
Max vertical angle45°
Capacity1400 riders per hour
G-force4.9
Height restriction48 in (122 cm)
Trains5 cars. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 20 riders per train.
Flash Pass available
Single rider line available on most days
Must transfer from wheelchair
The New Revolution at RCDB
Pictures of The New Revolution at RCDB

The New Revolution (formerly known as Revolution, Great American Revolution, and La Revolución) is a steel roller coaster located at Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, California. Manufactured by Anton Schwarzkopf and designed by Werner Stengel, the roller coaster opened to the public on May 8, 1976. The New Revolution is the world's first modern roller coaster to feature a vertical loop and has been recognized for that accomplishment by American Coaster Enthusiasts (ACE), who awarded the roller coaster its Coaster Landmark status.

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