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Blue Tornado

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Park section  Energy
Opening date  1998
Manufacturer  Vekoma
Height  45 m
Height restriction  1.55 m
Status  Operating
Type  Steel – Inverted
Designer  Vekoma
Max speed  80 km/h
Blue Tornado
Address  Gardland Park, Via Derna, 4, 37014 Castelnuovo del Garda VR, Italy
Hours  Open today · 10AM–11PMSunday10AM–11PMMonday10AM–11PMTuesday10AM–11PMWednesday10AM–11PMThursday10AM–11PMFriday10AM–11PMSaturday10AM–11PM
Similar  Raptor, Magic Mountain, Mammut, Sequoia Adventure, Oblivion: The Black Hole

Blue tornado front seat on ride hd pov gardaland italy

Blue Tornado is a steel inverted roller coaster at Gardaland, Castelnuovo del Garda, outside Verona, Italy. It is an extended standard model, with additional helix, of the Suspended Looping Coaster manufactured by Vekoma. The ride's highest force is at 4.5G's during the sidewinder inversion. A model Panavia Tornado fighter jet is seen on top of the station for decorative purposes.


Gardaland blue tornado on board camera hd front seat

Accidents and incidents

In August 1999, a 17-year-old boy from Treviso, Italy died of a heart attack while riding the roller coaster. It was later proven that the boy suffered a life heart disease.

On May 10, 2001, a 15-year-old boy from Germany also died of a heart attack while on the ride. The 15-year-old suffered from a lifelong heart condition and according to reports, ignored advice from friends and signs not to board the ride if suffering from a heart condition.


Blue Tornado Wikipedia