GURNEE, Ill. – Six Flags Great America announced on Thursday a revolutionary, triple record breaking new roller coaster that will arrive in the park in 2019.
Maxx Force will be the fastest launch coaster in North America, its fastest inversion and highest double inversion on any roller coaster in the world.
"Six Flags is number one for record-breaking, unique rides and world-class thrills," said Six Flags Great America Park President Hank Salemi
"The new Maxx Force Coaster is in a class of its own and brings drivers in less two seconds from zero to 78 mph ̵
Maxx Force Highlights:
* A unique, air-powered launch system that propels guests at record speeds.
* The world's highest double inversion at 175 feet above the ground
The fastest inversion on a roller coaster in the world with a 60 mph zero-G roll.
* Five high-speed inversions.
* Unique Custom Coaster Trains to Formula One Racing Car
Maxx Force is the park's 17th roller coaster and is set to debut in the Carousel Plaza area of the park in the summer of 2019.
Six Flag Great America also announces the launch of 2019 Season Pass sales with Labor Day's Best Deal of the Year – Save over 70 percent on a 2019 pass.
From August 30th Until September 3, guests receive a free upgrade to a Gold Season Pass with each purchased pass. Gold Season Passes include entry to Six Flags Great America and every other Six Flags theme park, as well as free parking and special admission for friends.
Six Flags Entertainment Corp. is the largest regional theme park company in the world and the largest operator of water parks in North America, with $ 1.4 billion in revenue and 25 parks in the United States, Mexico and Canada. For 57 years, Six Flags has entertained millions of families with world-class roller coasters, theme rides, thrilling water parks and unique attractions. For more information, www.sixflags.com.