Formula Rossa, The World’s Fastest Roller Coaster

Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa ride the Formula Rossa

Formula Rossa is the world’s fastest roller coaster at a top speed of 240 kilometers per hour (equivalent to 150 mph), located at the brand new Ferrari World in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. In terms of length, the roller coaster is over 2 kilometers in length and ranks 5th in the world.
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Battlestar Galactica – The World’s Tallest Dueling Roller Coasters

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When the Universal Studio Singapore opens in the first quarter of 2010, one of its major highlights is the Battlestar Galactica. Battlestar Galactica is a pair of dueling roller coasters in which a pair of high-speed shuttles twist and spin through more than two kilometers of rail in what the resort calls ‘a tumultuous battle of humans vs. Cylons.’
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