[REPOST] Mini-Documentary on Coney Island Cyclone Explores Roller Coaster's 90-Year History

The Cyclone is a 90-year-old wooden roller coaster at Coney Island's Luna Park that rolls over 2,640 feet of track and features twelve drops. In this mini-documentary video from our friends at the New York Daily News, learn all about the roller coaster and its history.

She’s turning 90, but the Cyclone at Coney Island doesn’t look a day over 25. Meet Luna Park’s celebrated roller coaster, and the frenzied fanatics who ride her day after day. The hallowed amusement park ride celebrated 90 years of thrills, chills and ups and downs.

Originally published on July 1st, 2017

Matt Coneybeare

Matt Coneybeare

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Matt enjoys exploring the City's with his partner and son. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time eating, running, and working on cool stuff.

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