Meet the Vermont Castings Vanguard XE 4- Burner barbecue, built with quality craftsmanship and meaningful design. This top of the line grill has four heat plates and 304 stainless steel burners deliver a 48,000 BTU payload of perfect, even heat across your grill. Steel rod cooking grates add superior searing and heat distribution to 742 square inches of optimized total cooking space. An additional 12,000 BTU side burner brings that total to 60 000 BTUs, allowing you to lock in moisture and flavour fast with intense, searing heat. The unique CAST-Advantage™ lid combines iron and stainless steel to deliver superior heat retention through weighted, sophisticated craftsmanship. And rest assured, maintenance is made easy with the EASY-Care™ design with a centered front grease tray and the safe, weather-sealed SURE-spark™ ignition system ensures you’ll start it the first time, every time.