The Spirit Fitness XG200 E-Glide experience is unique in the elliptical world. The patent pending “Direct Drive” system gives it the smoothest feel in the industry! The combination of the Drive Train, magnetic resistance, and 30lb flywheel equates to superior performance. Several other features that make this a very attractive purchase are: simple console operation, contact heart rate, quick braking system, flywheel safety lock, ergonomic foot pedal design, lightweight frame construction, and one of the best warranties in the industry. The XG200 brings a new meaning to the elliptical category!