'Fast & Furious' ride coming to Universal Orlando in 2017

Park officials announce new ride, closing of Disaster ride in blog post


ORLANDO, Fla. – A "Fast & Furious" ride is coming to Universal Orlando in 2017, park officials said in a blog post on Tuesday.

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"Fast & Furious: Supercharged" will become Universal Studios "most action-packed rides" and include an "original storyline" and "incredible ride technology," officials said.

Riders will check out some of the cars from the movie and board specially designed vehicles for a ride with stars from the films, the blog post stated.

Disaster: A Major Motion Picture Starring You! will close on Sept. 8, with Beetlejuice Graveyard Revue closing later this year to make room for the ride, officials said.

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