Linnanmäki in Helsinki, Finland, has announced their biggest roller coaster project ever.

The new Intamin launch coaster Taiga is coming to the park in 2019.

This new ride will have a height at 52 meters, Finland’s longest track length of 1,104 meters and a maximum speed of 106 km per hour.  In addition, the new roller coaster will have two launches and four inversions.

Pia Adlivankin, Managing Director of Linnanmäki:

 “We are very excited to finally announce that Linnanmäki is making its greatest ride project ever in co-operation with ride manufacturer Intamin. This most unique high-profile launch coaster can be described as a coaster enthusiasts’ dream.”

Anssi Tamminen, Technical Director of Linnanmäki:

”It was an easy choice to select Intamin as our ride provider, since they had the most creative layout suggestion for our challenging terrain. We are truly satisfied with our biggest ride acquisition ever.”

Sascha Czibulka, Executive Vice President, Intamin:

”This coaster will impress everyone. The final layout design phase was a true collaborative effort with Linnanmäki, and we were able to come up with a roller coaster which will set new standards not only in Finland but in the whole Northern Europe and even beyond.”

Taiga will open at Linnanmäki during the 2019 season.