Take a ride on Carowinds’ Fury 325, the world’s tallest and fastest giga coaster

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Ready for a thrill? Video of the first ever test run of the world's tallest and fastest giga coaster has just been posted online.

The Fury 325 coaster at Carowinds in Charlotte, N.C., is classified as a "giga coaster" because is is between 300-399 feet hight (325 feet to be exact.) The coaster has an 81-degree initial drop and reaches 95 miles per hour.

Fury 325 is part of a planned $50 million multi-year expansion at the park.

Click here for more coverage of Fury 325 from our sister station WGHP.

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