If you love speed and the feeling of falling, then roller coasters are probably your thing. Roller coasters are designed to scare and excite you, triggering a release of a whole lot of adrenaline.
Roller coasters are engineered to bring out maximum fear and fun, with some riders always craving more, and others hating the sensation. These roller coasters might even scare the most enthusiastic coaster riders out there.
Takabisha – Fujiyoshida, Japan
This is one of the craziest roller coasters in the world, because of its steep drop. At an angle of 121 degrees, it is considered the steepest roller coaster in the world. The Takabisha was debuted in 2011 and since then no one has died or have been seriously injured in this ride.
Formula Rossa – Yas Island, Abu Dhabi
The Formula Rossa is another coaster that has won a Guinness World Record – as the fastest roller coaster in the world. This coaster is a very fast machine and can reach speeds of up to 240 km/h in just 4.9 seconds
Smiler – Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Many roller coasters play on our fear of losing control, making the sudden movements, speeds and being upside down even more thrilling. The Smiler in the UK is one of the roller coasters that people who have issues with their necks or ear drums should avoid as it has a total of 14 loops in under 3 minutes.
Kingda Ka – New Jersey, USA
The Kingda Ka is the tallest roller coaster in the world, also making it one of the scariest roller coasters to ride. After a slow, scary climb, this crazy coaster drops nearly 140 meters at a 90-degree angle.
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