The Smiler

Theme Park: Alton Towers
Location: Staffordshire, UK
Opening Date: May 31 2013
Type: Steel Sit-Down
Height: 72 ft
Length: 3840 ft
Largest Drop: 98 ft
Inversions: 14
Top Speed: 53 mph
Maximum G-Force: 4-5

The Smiler holds a world record for the most inversions as a steel roller coaster, totaling 14. The ride contains 3 different themed sections during the ride. Smiler’s inversions consist of a cobra roll, a sea serpent roll, 2 diving loops, 2 inverted drops, a heartline roll, 5 corkscrews, and 2 batwings. Watch the video below to get an insight of this insane thrill!

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