Universal Studios Hollywood Announces Fast and Furious Ride

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As the final installment of the popular fast car charged “Fast & Furious” franchise is set to open at theaters across the country this April, Universal Studios Hollywood announced it is opening an action-packed ride in conjunction this summer.

“Fast & Furious – Supercharged” will be an adrenaline-fueled thrill ride and comes as the grand finale to the theme park’s famous Studio Tour. The ride will be a hydraulic motion-based ride that tells the story of the Fast & Furious through special effects, 3D audio and imagery and a 360-degree screen. The ride will encircle Studio Tour guests within a new 65,000-square-foot structure on Universal Studios’ Backlot. The movie’s cast members will be featured on tram monitors and prop cars from the movies will visible on the “tour.” Fans on the ride will reach simulated speeds of more than 120 miles per hour, feeling the rush of being in a Fast & Furious ride at Universal Studios Hollywood.

The Fast & Furious 7 movie is the last of the franchise featuring Vin Diesel, The Rock (Dwayne Johnson), Tyrese Gibson, Luke Evans, Michelle Rodriguez, and the late Paul Walker.

–Lissa Poirot

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