Afterburn

This roller coaster is almost 3000 feet long and features a total of 6 inversions! It gets up to a top speed of 62 mph. The ride was originally named Top Gun: The Jet Coaster, its been themed after the movie “Top Gun”. Afterburn has been around since 1999. It’s located at the amusement park Carowinds on the border of the Carolinas.

Name: Afterburn
Theme Park: Carowinds
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina / Fort Mill, South Carolina
Opening Date: March 16, 1999
Type: Steel Inverted
Length: 2,956 ft
Height: 113 ft
Top Speed: 62 mph
Inversions: 6