Vortex

Carowinds
Ride typeStand Up Coaster
BuilderBolliger & Mabillard (B & M)
ModelStand-Up Coaster
DesignerIng.-Büro Stengel GmbH
Current statusOperating
Opening date03/14/1992
Track length2040 '
Maximum speed50 mph
Height90 '
Number of inversions2
Riding time2:19 min.
Number of trains2
Riding restrictionsAt least 54 "
This stand-up rollercoaster that takes you on a 50-m.p.h. series of gravity-defying loops and dramatic drops.