Six Flags Over Georgia announced an all-new Twisted Cyclone hybrid roller coaster that will be arriving in 2018.
The Twisted Cyclone will combine the traditional wooden structure with the modern, steel track for multiple inversions and a smoother, more thrilling riding experience.
"Six Flags was the first in the industry to introduce this hybrid technology and Twisted Cyclone is a shining example of Six Flags innovation at its very best. Year after year, our park keeps delivering unique thrills for all ages and this state-of-the-art hybrid coaster is an absolute game-changer," Said Park President Dale Kaetzel. "Our guests are going to be blown away by the unbelievable features of this coaster."
The Twisted Cyclone highlights include:
- An insanely steep 75 degree initial drop from nearly 100 feet into a jaw-dropping reverse cobra roll sending riders perpendicular to the ground
- Three hair-raising upside down inversions and 10 airtime moments along 2,400 feet of track at speeds of 50 mph
- The feeling of weightlessness through a 360-degree zero gravity roll
- One-of-a-kind custom coaster trains modeled after a classic 1960s sports convertible
- A smoother, sleeker, more intense ride than ever before
Construction of the Twisted Cyclone is underway and the ride is expected to debut in the springs of 2018. For more information about next season, visit www.sixflags.com/overgeorgia/newfor2018.
Six Flags Over Georgia is also announcing the start of 2018 Season pas sales with its special Flash Sale through Labor Day weekend featuring the best deal of the year - savings up to 70% off on a 2018 pass.
August 31 through September 4, guests will receive a free upgrade to a Gold Combo Season Pass with every pass purchased. Gold Combo Season Passes include admission to Six Flags Over Georgia and Six Flags White Water, and any other Six Flags theme park, as well as free parking and special admission offers for friends.
2018 Season Passes provide unlimited visits for the rest of the 2017 season (including park admission to Fright Fest and Holiday in the Park), plus all of 2018. Pass holders may also purchase a Premium Season Dining Pass, which includes a lunch, dinner and snack during every park visit, plus they will receive a 2018 All Season Drink Bottle for unlimited drink refills. Premium Season Dining Passes may be used at any Six Flags theme park and Six Flags White Water.
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