The new Intimidator 305 roller coaster has opened at Kings Dominion theme park in Richmond, VA. The coaster, named in honor of the late NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt, has ride cars that look like Earnhardt's famous black Chevy. Earnhardt's daughter Taylor visited the park last week to open the ride.
The Intimidator 305 screams along at 92 miles per hour, thanks to a 300-foot drop at the start.Kings Dominion says that makes it part of a new class of giga-coasters - "complete-circuit coasters with a height of 300 feet or taller." You can now check "add a word to my vocabulary" off today's to-do list. You're welcome.Universal requires 4-night stay for Harry Potter packages (Orlando, FL, USA)The Wizarding World of Harry Potter opens June 18, and if you want to book Universal Orlando Resort's vacation package to go see the wizard, you will be staying in Orlando until at least June 22.