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Six Flags Great America Unveils ‘Goliath,’ the Tallest, Fastest Wooden Roller Coaster in the World

Six Flags Great America

You’ll head up 180 feet before plunging down at an 85-degree angle and at an amazing 72 mph.

Welcome to Goliath, the newest, tallest, fastest and steepest wooden roller coaster in the world.

The ride opened Thursday at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois, and on the first ride, it broke all three world records.

Goliath also boasts a 180-degree zero-G roll, three over-banked turns two wild inversions and a spiraling inverted zero-G stall.

Wanna take a ride? Here you go:

I’ll be right back. Going to Illinois.

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