Posted Thursday, August 2, 2001 4:56 AM | Contributed by RagingBull
German theme park visitors will have more cause for celebration in 2002. Hot on the heels of Holiday Park's Expedition GeForce and Heide Park's Colossos, Europa Park has announced Silver Star, a B&M speed coaster. Towering 240 feet above the ground, the ride will feature a 230 foot, 70º drop, speeds of 80 mph, a total length of 5315 feet, and, of course, plenty of airtime. Read the press release, in German, at Europa Park's website.