42" 500 Series Grill - VGBQ

Commercial-Type Cooking Power and Features

  • Extremely large grilling surfaces
    • 42"W. all grill – 836 sq. in. (2,123 sq. cm) – 5.8 cu. ft.
  • Polished/brushed edge canopy design along with updated cosmetic
    features
    • Stainless steel knobs
    • Refined Landing ledge
    • Refined handle and endcaps
    • New rotisserie housing
    • All exterior screws eliminated on face of unit
  • Power Porcelain™ cast iron grates
  • Ceramic heat distribution system – Black Diamond™ (Exclusive!) briquettes with “flip-clean" self-clean design
  • 304 Stainless steel U-shaped burner
  • Push and turn 120V electric ignition system provides a positive, consistent, and continuous spark for easy ignition
    • Automatic Re-ignition System
  • Exclusive – 29,000 BTU Nat/28,000 BTU LP – Most Powerful in the Industry!
  • EasyLift™ Canopy System
    • Built into canopy and hidden from view
  • Control Panel Illumination
    • Dedicated Viking Blue LED lighting above every control knob
  • Laser-Etched Graphics on control panels
    • All outdoor graphics are permanently laser-etched at the factory
  • Deepest-in-industry sealed burner box keeps heat contained in burner
    area allowing easy temperature maintenance
  • Smoker box
    • May be removed for use of entire grilling surface
  • Rotisserie system features – Gourmet-Glo™ 15,000 BTU one-piece infrared rotisserie burner, fully enclosed 1/2" stainless steel rotisserie rod with stainless steel forks, and heavy-duty rotisserie motor
  • Halogen lighting mounted on the inside of canopy
    • Provides ample lighting for nighttime grilling
  • Stainless steel warming rack can be adjusted to three different positions
  • Hermetically sealed, numerical thermometer gives approximate temperatures for grilling, smoking, and warming and will not fog

Solid Viking Construction

  • Same cutout dimensions as previous E-Series grill line
  • Exclusive – "Zero" clearance installation; NO insulated jacket required

Easy Maintenance and Cleanup

  • Full-width, pull-out drip tray
    • Exclusive "trays within a tray" – individual grease management trays
      under each burner area
    • Stainless steel ball bearing roller glides allow drip tray to pull out easily
      and remain level when fully extended

Optional Accessories

  • Ultra-premium stainless steel carts and cabinetry (30", 42" and 54" wide), single and double stainless steel access doors, storage drawers, rotisserie forks, warming racks, stainless steel grill grates, vinyl covers and barbeque tool sets.

Finish Details

  • Available in Stainless Steel (SS)

Warranty Highlights

  • Two year full covers all in-home repairs
  • Five year limited – grill burner assemblies, infrared burners and porcelain grill grates
  • Lifetime limited – porcelain grill grates and rust through on all stainless steel components including stainless steel grill burners

Grill Model Numbers

  • VGBQ54203REN-SS - 42"W. 500 Series with three standard 29,000 BTU burners (Natural Gas)
  • VGBQ54203REL-SS - 42"W. 500 Series with three standard 29,000 BTU burners (LP/Propane)

Grill Cart Model Number

  • BQC5420-SS - 42" wide grill cart