Change background image
  1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi | Mission Ferrari | Dynamic Attractions

Discussion in 'Roller Coaster Construction' started by GuyWithAStick, Nov 20, 2014.

  1. peep

    peep Moderator Staff Member Moderator Social Media Team

    Likes Received:
    363
    Trophy Points:
    313
    Best Coaster:
    Taron
    Best Park:
    DisneySea
    Coaster Count:
    879
    The shape of them seem really odd too. Do we even know what style of trains this will have?

    I love how weird and mysterious this thing is. I want to know more!
     
  2. Hixee

    Hixee Flojector Staff Member Moderator CF Award Winner 2016

    Likes Received:
    3,004
    Trophy Points:
    438
    Best Coaster:
    Steel Vengeance
    Best Park:
    Phantasialand
    Coaster Count:
    617
    I don't think we've seen anything hinting at the form of the train. Although to be perfectly honest this has been dragging on so long I may just have forgotten!
     
  3. Dubaidave

    Dubaidave Well-Known Member

    Likes Received:
    80
    Trophy Points:
    88
    Best Coaster:
    Formula rossa
    Best Park:
    Fuji q
    I haven’t noticed anything about trains yet.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
     
    Hixee likes this.
  4. Lofty

    Lofty Social Media Team Staff Member Social Media Team

    Likes Received:
    2,379
    Trophy Points:
    333
    Best Coaster:
    Taron
    Best Park:
    Phantasialand
    Coaster Count:
    452
    Not the specific ones, but I think we'll see some similar configuration as these:

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
    Sneaky likes this.
  5. Dubaidave

    Dubaidave Well-Known Member

    Likes Received:
    80
    Trophy Points:
    88
    Best Coaster:
    Formula rossa
    Best Park:
    Fuji q
    That would make sense with the size of the openings. I did see a reach envelope testing car at one point and it did look similar to this.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
     
    Lofty likes this.
  6. Matt N

    Matt N Well-Known Member

    Likes Received:
    694
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Best Coaster:
    Mako
    Best Park:
    Alton Towers
    Coaster Count:
    56
    Sorry to bump the thread, but I have exciting news about Mission Ferrari... according to Screamscape, testing may have begun! Here's what Lance had to say on the matter:
    Exciting times! Could an opening be imminent?
    P.S. Here's the Screamscape link: http://www.screamscape.com/html/ferrari_world.htm
    and the Theme Park Guide link with the pictures on it: https://www.themeparkguide.biz/news-page/1489/Ferrari-World-Mission-Ferrari
     
    peep, CrashCoaster, Jaiden M. and 3 others like this.
  7. peep

    peep Moderator Staff Member Moderator Social Media Team

    Likes Received:
    363
    Trophy Points:
    313
    Best Coaster:
    Taron
    Best Park:
    DisneySea
    Coaster Count:
    879
    I'm going in a couple of weeks so this is totally going to open once I'm flying back home.

    Cred anxiety levels rise
     
    Matt N likes this.
  8. Dubaidave

    Dubaidave Well-Known Member

    Likes Received:
    80
    Trophy Points:
    88
    Best Coaster:
    Formula rossa
    Best Park:
    Fuji q
    I’ve not been for ages but have asked the park if there’s any more news but not heard anything yet.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
     
    Hixee and Matt N like this.
  9. Pear

    Pear Well-Known Member

    Likes Received:
    2,222
    Trophy Points:
    133
    Best Coaster:
    Steel Vengeance
    Best Park:
    Phantasialand
    Coaster Count:
    349
    Looks like this thing has tested

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    Skip to about 13:55 in this video:

     
    peep, DelPiero, toofpikk and 4 others like this.
  10. peep

    peep Moderator Staff Member Moderator Social Media Team

    Likes Received:
    363
    Trophy Points:
    313
    Best Coaster:
    Taron
    Best Park:
    DisneySea
    Coaster Count:
    879
    Interesting to finally see what the cars look like. Still weird how little information there is about this thing and when it'll open.
     
  11. Hixee

    Hixee Flojector Staff Member Moderator CF Award Winner 2016

    Likes Received:
    3,004
    Trophy Points:
    438
    Best Coaster:
    Steel Vengeance
    Best Park:
    Phantasialand
    Coaster Count:
    617
    So they started construction in 2014, and began testing in 2018. A process that, for the sake of argument, normally takes one year took four.

    At this rate, the usual six months of testing and commissioning will take two years.

    Opening 2020, anyone...?
     
  12. Dubaidave

    Dubaidave Well-Known Member

    Likes Received:
    80
    Trophy Points:
    88
    Best Coaster:
    Formula rossa
    Best Park:
    Fuji q
    That’s so cool that at least it’s been testing!


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
     
    Hixee likes this.

Share This Page