Disney Imagineers Continue Working on TRON at Magic Kingdom

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Tron Artwork

Credit: Disney D23 2017 Expo

Disney World fans are anxiously awaiting the day they can take off on TRON Lightcyle / Run. As Disney Imagineers continue working on the upcoming Tomorrowland attraction, it looks like another milestone has been hit on the highly anticipated coaster!

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Tron Lightcycle Bikes
Credit: Disney Parks Blog

Thanks to bioreconstruct on Twitter, we can now see that all of the temporary structures for canopy construction at the coaster have officially been removed! Per their Tweet:

Current view of Tron from Grand Floridian. All of the temporary structure for canopy construction has been removed.

Arrows in photos 2&3 at the outdoor swoop of track.

Just a few minutes later, bioreconstruct shared another Tweet with a closer view of Disney’s upcoming coaster, TRON Lightcycle / Run, along with the caption:

Current state of the Tron canopy. All of the temporary frame removed.

Zoom in at center to see recently added grey frame for safety netting under the track.

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Despite construction being temporarily paused due to the ongoing pandemic, it seems as though Disney Imagineers are working hard to finish the project as Disney fans cannot wait to experience Disney’s newest coaster — TRON Lightcycle / Run — when it officially opens. We do want to make mention that when discussing priority projects for 2021, TRON Power / Run was not mentioned, though the HarmonioUS nighttime spectacular and Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure were mentioned, both of which are set to open at EPCOT.

At this time, we do not have an opening date for TRON Lightcycle / Run, but Inside the Magic will update you as we get information.

Disney Imagineers Work on New TRON Coaster
Credit: Disney Parks

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Disney Parks Blog describes the upcoming coaster attraction as:

TRON Lightcycle / Run is a coaster-style attraction that will allow riders to board a train of two-wheeled Lightcycles for a thrilling race through the digital frontier. A similar attraction exists at Shanghai Disneyland, where it opened in 2016, and became an instant guest-favorite.

If you cannot wait to ride the upcoming TRON coaster, be sure to check out our video of the TRON attraction in Shanghai Disneyland! The Disney World attraction may not be identical, it is going to be very similar to the Shanghai TRON Lightcycle Power Run coaster.

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