Adventure City Announces Gerstlauer Shuttle Coaster

Adventure City in Anaheim, Calif., has announced Rewind Racers, North America’s first family shuttle coaster, which is expected to open this summer.


Rewind Racers is a product of German manufacturer Gerstlauer Amusement Rides GMBH. The coaster will move both forward and backwards, and with a 39″ height requirement, can accommodate riders of all ages.

The coaster’s design will “comfortably seats both small children and adult passengers.” Themeing for the ride, queue, station and video production for the building interiors will be provided by R&R Creative Amusement Designs of Anaheim.

At a cost of over $2 million, the coaster will be Adventure City’s largest single investment to date in its 20 year history.

“For many of our visitors, an Adventure City coaster is their first roller coaster ride,” said Allan Ansdell, President of Adventure City. “We are so excited that this summer, Rewind Racers will be many children’s first coaster ride, in reverse!”

Family owned and operated, Adventure City opened its gates in 1994 and has been known as Southern California’s “Little Theme Park That’s Big on Family Fun.”

Stay tuned to Adventure City’s website as they release more details.