Here are some videos from the construction tour, including talks from several crew and a general construction update by ACE Mid-Atlantic:-
Just the track at the base of the top hat on the launch side left to complete the circuit!
Yep, the spike will be a 450° anticlockwise-rotating spike. BGWFans nailed pretty much everything else with the layout, and now we do know 100% that this will be an Intamin due to the track and trains on the plans being identical to Pantheon's.
Here is an updated NL2 animation by Intim305 and...
Some layout pictures from the BGWFans page:-
I actually this could end up pretty cool, likely better than Red Force IMO, even though that would probably be a better fit for the park.
Also this will likely take Patheon's debatable record for the world's fastest...