Tron coaster coming to Magic Kingdom's Tomorrowland

Jul 15, 2017 in "Tron Lightcyle Run rollercoaster"

Tron concept art
Posted: Sunday July 16, 2017 7:20pm EDT by WDWMAGIC Staff

Tron, the hugely popular coaster from Shanghai Disneyland, is coming to the Magic Kingdom.

To be built on a brand new area beside Space Mountain, Tron will open in time for Walt Disney World's 50th in 2021.

The TRON Lightcycle Power Run attraction at Shanghai Disneyland is a coaster-style attraction where riders board a train of two-wheeled Lightcycles. It offers access into the energy, lights and excitement of TRON’s high-tech universe.

The nearby Speedway is set to remain, although various versions of the final plan show the Speedway being radically updated from its current Indy car type look.

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SammyMF5 days ago

So long as there are no mother.... insert word here... snakes.

azox5 days ago

It should also look pretty good from the people mover as well :)

GimpYancIent7 days ago

Ahhhh yes, the Chinese have always had a sense of humor about travel.

jaxonp7 days ago

Get points…. Book Business class.

Bocabear7 days ago

It's not as bad as it sounds... Sleep, cocktail , eat, cocktail, sleep, movie, cocktai,l eat, and you are there...lol

JoeCamel8 days ago

14 hours on a plane........................................... ....................................... .......................

jaxonp8 days ago

Quick 14hr flight from Chicago then a 15 min ride on the Maglev from Pudong then another 25 min ride on the metro and poof, you're in Shanghai Disneyland!

JoeCamel8 days ago

But if you go that way you bypass Stitch and M.I.L.F a couple of tomorrowland classics.....

CntrlFlPete8 days ago

but even your arrow is too thick to fit on that walking path!

Unbanshee8 days ago

I'm very much looking forward to TRON too, especially because Shanghai is too far to walk for me and a lot of other Disney fans!

MansionButler849 days ago

I’m happy to be getting a legitimate addition to MK. For any faults (and I honestly think we are nit-picking), it will be a fun ride that replaced swamp. My anger in this park is firmly fixed on Splash Mountain. I’m looking forward to TRON.

Unbanshee9 days ago

And then continue walking east to Shanghai where the attraction actually fits in with the aesthetic of the land around it

MansionButler849 days ago

The view as you approach should be pretty cool if you go this way:

celluloid9 days ago

Also, not to be overlooked is CoP is a physically turning show building.