Construction Moves Forward at Highly Anticipated TRON Attraction

in Walt Disney World

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Both Images: Credit @bioreconstruct

Disney World fans cannot wait for the day they can take off on TRON Lightcycle / Run. As Disney Imagineers continue to work on the upcoming Tomorrowland roller coaster attraction, we have another construction update for you!

Not long ago, we reported that the blue netting was being installed at the canopy of TRON Lightcycle / Run. Now, thanks to bioreconstruct on Twitter, we have additional photos showing more of the blue netting added as well as closer views of the show building and roller coaster attraction.

Related: Disney Imagineers Continue Working on TRON Roller Coaster at Magic Kingdom

tron lightcycle run concept art
Credit: Disney

First, bioreconstruct (@bioreconstruct) shared a photo to Twitter of TRON in the background of this Magic Kingdom view. As you can see, the construction is really starting to come along as the ride already fits right into the landscape:

Temporary blue netting over canopy frame at Tron in background of this view of Magic Kingdom from Grand Floridian.

Bioreconstruct also shared a wider photo of the same Magic Kingdom skyline:

Wide photo showing Tron in the skyline of Magic Kingdom. White fabric canopy to be placed soon over the freeform frame.

While inside the theme park, we can see the canopy is really starting to come along:

Current view of Tron’s outdoor canopy construction.

Additional blue netting has been added to the TRON canopy, which you can see in the Tweet below. The installation of the blue netting will not be how it will look once it is complete:

Blue netting so far where Tron track enters at top of the show or gravity building. A white canopy will be placed and secured, using this netting for temporary support.

This next photo shows where the TRON track enters the show building:

A look at where the Tron track enters the show or gravity building. This is reached after a launch at ground level into an outdoor swoop of track.

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.

More on TRON Lightcycle / Run

Tron Artwork
Credit: Disney

Disney Parks Blog describes the upcoming Magic Kingdom coaster 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 version of this attraction may not be identical to Shanghai’s version, but it is going to be very similar.

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