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California Adventure to close Luigi’s Flying Tires

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After much rumor and several changes to the refurbishment schedule, the Disneyland Resort has finally confirmed that Luigi’s Flying Tires, which opened with Cars Land in 2012, will close for good on February 16, 2015.

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A completely new attraction, featuring a new ride system and ride vehicles, will opening in the same location in early 2016.

While no other information was provided about the new ride system, several sources, including the LA Times, are speculating that it will be a trackless system that has been used at Hong Kong Disneyland and Disneyland Paris.

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Source/Concept Art: DisneyParks Blog
ce: LA Times

Tom is the host and producer of the DIS Unplugged: Disneyland Edition podcast, plus Disneyland Editor of The DIS. He enjoys traveling with his wife and teenage son. At this point, their favorite destination is Alaska, with a FIFTH cruise there planned for the Summer of 2019. In his spare time he volunteers with Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts, and help found his son's former Cub Scout Pack. His favorite Disneyland attraction is Space Mountain.


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