November 16, 2017 – Take a virtual trip on HangTime, the first dive coaster on the West Coast, with the new POV HangTime video as it shows the new rollercoaster in action by showcasing its gravity-defying inversions, mid-air suspension and twisting tracks. The new rollercoaster will send riders up a vertical lift hill into a 15-story 96-degree drop, the steepest drop in California. The coaster’s train will come to a halt and will leave riders suspended for several seconds before descending in a beyond-vertical drop, through 2,189 feet of track. HangTime will be the second rollercoaster in the Western Hemisphere to feature a negative g-stall loop, which gives riders the sensation of floating. The video also features a glimpse into HangTime’s colorful nighttime track chase lighting that will illuminate the Boardwalk area as the coaster’s train travels across the smooth steel track.

HangTime Basic Stats:

·         Height: 150 feet

·         Track Length: 2,189 feet

·         5 inversions

·         Capacity: 3 trains with 16 single passenger carrying units each

·         Maximum velocity 57 mph

·         HangTime is manufactured by Gerstlauer Amusement Rides, GmBH and is the company’s next generation “infinity coaster” model

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