Wooden roller coaster is one for the records

06/20/2014 | ABC News · Chicago Tribune (tiered subscription model)

Speeds topping 70 mph and plunging angles of 85 degrees are part of a record-setting wooden roller coaster at Six Flags Great America in Illinois. The new Goliath ride, which opened Thursday, is touted as the fastest, tallest and steepest of its kind. The Chicago Tribune explains the engineering and physics behind the coaster.

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