is a steel roller coaster
at Kings Dominion
, United States. Debuting on April 2, 2010
as the park's fourteenth roller coaster, Intimidator 305 is located in the Safari Village
section near Anaconda
. Standing at 305 feet (93 m) tall and reaching speeds of 91 miles per hour (146 km/h), it is the second Giga Coaster
to be built in North America – the first was Millennium Force
at Cedar Point
. The $25 million investment was the largest of any ride in the park's history. It is named and themed after NASCAR
driver Dale Earnhardt
, the Intimidator.
Intimidator 305 has a first drop of 300 feet (91 m), with a maximum descent angle of 85 degrees.
Intimidator 305 features yellow supports with red track. The lift hill
structure for Intimidator 305 is unique in that the lift-hill and crest only have two main points of support.
The overall height of Intimidator 305 is higher than the observation platform of the Eiffel Tower
, making it one of the tallest rides at Kings Dominion.