The 30 inch black Thermador gas cooktop has cleverly designed, Thermador exclusive cooking surface, capable of accommodating cookware in multiple shapes and sizes simultaneously, and allowing for easy movement on continuous, cast-iron grates, thus providing maximum usable cooking space. If you like cooking with gas, you will also appreciate the patented 200 BTU/hr Extra Low burner, also exclusive to this Thermador cooktop. It gives you the broadest possible range of low temperature settings for maximum control over what you cook. The burner flame cycles on and off, based on precise timing, ensuring that you get a true simmering without hot spots and over burning. The 30″ SGSX gas cooktop also features patented sealed Star Burner design for even heating and simmer. Star Burner provides unsurpassed flame spread, faster time-to-boil and rapid recovery time. The easy to clean Thermador gas cooktop also has ergonomic control panel with heat barrier and electronic single-point ignition, and is available in stainless steel, white and without Extra Low burner, and in additional 36″ and 45″ sizes. The price for the black 30 inch model is $1,450. Thermador.