A glass cup filled with Mountain Dew Cyclone.
|Current Status:||Permanent Flavor|
|Locations Available:||Speedway gas station locations in the United States|
|Year(s) Available:||2019 - Present|
|Related Flavors:||Sangrita Blast|
|Similar Flavors:|| Pitch Black|
Pitch Black II
Kickstart (Energizing Black Cherry)
Kickstart (Energizing Fruit Punch)
Cyclone is a Mountain Dew flavor that was exclusively available in soda fountain machines only at Speedway gas station locations that was released in April 2019, replacing Pitch Black. It first appeared in the official PepsiCo Beverage Facts website on February 20th, 2019. Its tagline is "DEW with a Blast of Natural & Artificial Citrus Punch Flavor".
Cyclone is a Citrus Punch flavored soda and has a Maroon color, its shade being similar to that of Sangrita Blast.
On February 20th, 2019, Mountain Dew Cyclone first appeared on the official PepsiCo Beverage Facts website. The website indicates that this flavor will only be exclusively available to Speedway gas station locations in the United States.
It was later discovered by the Mountain Dew Wiki administrator, Duckieboy01. Since this discovery being made, he shared it with the Dew Drinker Discord in which sparked up the users in the Discord server.
Similar to previous Mountain Dew releases, there had been early reports of Cyclone before the set release date, such as YouTuber Bl5H0P, who found Cyclone on March 28th, 2019, a few days before the official release.
As of April 13th, 2019, it was confirmed by Speedway themselves that Pitch Black was later replaced by Cyclone.
- According to the nutrition facts, Cyclone has an identical formula listing to Sangrita Blast but only a few minor differences. This also happened to last year's Berry Monsoon and 2015's Game Fuel (Berry Lime), two Berry Lime flavors.
- The name Cyclone was used to be from another discontinued Mountain Dew flavor, Typhoon, which was originally known as Cyclone in the test release back in 2009.