Alton Towers’ brand new rollercoaster ‘Secret Weapon 8’ has been confirmed as a wooden coaster.
Alton Towers’ new attraction Secret Weapon 8 has officially been confirmed as a wooden rollercoaster in plans submitted to Staffordshire Moorlands District Council by the theme park.
The new wooden coaster will replace the Flume.
Construction for the new coaster will start on September 2016 and should completed by December 2017, so it’ll be open for the public in the 2018 season.
The wooden coaster is expected to have sound tunnels, wooden station, shop, and food kiosk. In the plans submitted by the park it mentioned the building will have thatched roofs.
Here’s plans of the ride layout:
Here’s planning of the track: