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Models of new Orion, retired Vortex and Son of Beast roller coasters available online

Don Helbig

Area Manager Digital Marketing - Kings Island

Twitter: @DonHelbig 

  

Just in time for the holidays, scale models of Kings Island's new Orion and retired Vortex and Son of Beast roller coasters are now available online through the park's KI Gear store

Manufactured with high quality stainless steel and constructed on a laser cut acrylic base, these easy to assemble NanoCoasters by CoasterDynamix of Elkton, VA make for the perfect Christmas gift for the Kings Island enthusiast on your holiday shopping list.

Opening spring 2020, Orion will be one of only seven giga coasters in the world, a class of roller coasters having a height or drop of 300-399 feet.

Riders on Orion will plummet down an exhilarating 300-foot drop before sending them on a high-speed journey over seven more hills at speeds up to 91 mph on the tallest and fastest roller coaster at Kings Island, and the longest steel roller coaster at 5,321 feet.

The Vortex operated for 33 seasons at Kings Island from 1987-2019, while Son of Beast operated for 10 seasons from 2000-2009. 

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