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Kennywood Replacing More Than 500 Feet Of Track On The Racer

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

WEST MIFFLIN, Pa. (KDKA) - It's too cold for roller coasters, but crews at Kennywood are still hard at work.

The park shared a Tuesday transformation on Facebook, saying more than 500 feet of track on the Racer is being replaced.

Tuesday Transformation: some 500+ feet of Racer track are being replaced this offseason as part of our annual maintenance programs. This winter's work focuses on the front and back turnarounds on the ride!

Posted by Kennywood on Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Kennywood says its's part of the annual maintenance program. This winter, they're focusing on the front and back turnarounds on the ride.

The Racer is the only single-continuous track coaster in the nation.

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