Roller Coasters

How are your favorite thrill rides built? What keeps the cars on the tracks? Learn about the world's craziest coasters in these videos.

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Build It Bigger: Coasters

Ride one of the sickest roller coasters, the Montu at Busch Gardens, with "Build It Bigger" host Danny Forster. Find out what makes this coaster so extreme.


Ride one of the sickest roller coasters, the Montu at Busch Gardens,  with "Build It Bigger" host Danny Forster. Find out what makes this coaster so extreme.
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Build It Bigger: Coasters

Danny visits the team at Great Coasters who designed an incredible coaster called The Renegade. See how the seats of each car are made in this video from "Build It Bigger."
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