The star is the Red Force, the highest and fastest vertical accelerator in Europe standing at 112m high with the ability of reaching a top speed of 180km/h in just 5 seconds.
After Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, the second themepark dedicated to all things Ferrari is now open in Spain.
Ferrari Land as it is called, occupies an area of 70,000 square metres within the PortAventura World Resort that’s about an hour away from Barcelona, marking the opening of the first Cavallino Rampante theme park in Europe.
Ferrari fans can be thrilled by 11 attractions within the park, with the most spectacular being unquestionably the Red Force, the highest and fastest vertical accelerator in Europe standing at 112 metres high with the ability of reaching a top speed of 180km/h in just 5 seconds.
What else is in store? Here’s a breakdown on all the 11 rides.
Experience the full range of f1™ sensations on this spectacular ride with an 880-metre route, accelerating from 180 km/h in just 5 seconds and reaching a maximum height of 112 metres.This ambitious project started to take shape in early 2016 with a great team of specialised professionals who put everything together perfectly, from the very first stone laid to the careful placement of the highest point of the attraction: The Summit of Ferrari Land. (swipe left for more)
Free Fall Tower
Feel the rush of adrenaline as you descend the exclusive mechanical gear of Ferrari Land, in a thrilling 55-metre-high free fall. You will climb aboard a gigantic model of engine pistons, constructed entirely of stainless steel and sheet metal on the outside, before you are dropped unencumbered for the true feel of zero gravity.
Bounce Back Tower
Built to replicate the to-and-fro motions of a Ferrari piston, riding this lets you feel the movement of genuine Ferrari engine pistons under your skin via movement in two directions as you are launched first upwards towards the sky before descending back down towards the ground again. The name comes from the exclusive mechanical gear that will not only allow you to descend at full speed, but also to continuously travel back up and down as if controlled by a piston gear.
Maranello Grand Race
Enjoy a dose of healthy competition on a 570 m race track with this wonderful experience for the whole family. Feel like a real f1™ driver on the circuit of the legendary Ferrari motor-racing team.
Ferrari Land Gallery
In this impressive space within the spectacular Ferrari Experience building, you will go on an interactive journey where you will discover the details of the history of the legendary Italian motor-racing team.
Enjoy the F1 experience inside the Ferrari Experience building, the heart of Ferrari Land. Step inside the dome that surrounds you and which will make you feel the adrenaline of an F1.
Tour the whole world in an extraordinary lap. Feel what this remarkable journey would be like inside a Ferrari GT.
Make the most of the twists and turns on an attraction that you can ride next to your favourite co-drivers: your family.
Have fun on the intertwined slides in this area of Ferrari Land. The youngest family members will create their own adventures and make friends by sliding through Ferrari Land’s fun labyrinth of slides.
Pole Position Challenge
Feel like a professional Ferrari driver as you take the wheel of an authentic f1™ simulator for a unique opportunity to explore brand new sensations at the wheel of a Ferrari. Enjoy this attraction with the whole family thanks to the 8 simulators for both adults and children.
Pit Stop Record
Do you want to feel the adrenaline felt by F1 mechanics? You must have seen motor races, and the frenetic speed at which F1 mechanics work when vehicles arrive in the pit lane. Discover the most enjoyable boxes and compete together with your team in the quickest technical stop at Ferrari Land. Adjust the tyres of a F1 car in the least time possible, and win the competition as a real race mechanic!
Log on to the official website here to purchase your tickets.