Hersheypark has announced their latest family attraction. Of course like all things chocolate, it has to be sweet. Get to target practice Hersheypark fans! In 2006, Hersheypark is opening a new Sally Interactive Dark ride called the Reese's Xtreme Cup Challenge. Probably being the park's second biggest plug for a product next to the park's name, the ride will have Reese's endorsements all over. The theme, basically shooting lasers at extreme sports themed cutouts. Two "sides" compete to see which is better about a Reese's peanut butter cup. Is it the chocolate? Or is it the Peanut Buttery center?Riders board two cars linked together, one front car and one back. One of the car's is the "chocolate" car and the other, the "peanut butter" car. Throughout the ride, riders shoot lasers at various cutouts that are extreme sports themed. The ride will plug six, thats right, six brands of Reese's candies. The two minute and forty five second ride contains 158 targets, eighty animated show elements, eight animatronic figures, special effects, and sensory elements. The ride will be opening for the park's ninety-ninth season in 2006.
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