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Photos: 14-inversion Smiler coaster at Alton Towers

Originally codenamed Secret Weapon 7, or SW7, the new $25-million Smiler roller coaster debuting in 2013 at Alton Towers in the United Kingdom will feature a record-setting 14 inversions.
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