The Coleman 9949-750 Road Trip Grill LXE is a great grill that you can take on the go and rely upon for your tailgate parties and camping trips. It comes almost complete and ready to use straight out of the box, which is a definite plus for people who are just looking to open it up and go.
The grill is also well known for being easy to clean, which is an absolute must when you do not have all of your facilities available on a camping trip or a tailgate party. Overall, the Coleman 9949-750 Road Trip Grill LXE is a very well put together piece of equipment for the weekend warrior who is looking for a great piece of equipment to help out on mobile trips.
The Coleman 9949-750 Road Trip Grill LXE has a 20,000 BTU output with the dual burner set up. This is quite enough heat to cook virtually anything you want, but may actually be overkill because grill gets quite hot very quickly. This can be a health hazard for those people who are not careful with their grill. It can also overcook thinly sliced meats if the person working the grill is not watching the food. With the Coleman 9949-750 Road Trip Grill LXE, you might actually have to take a couple of minutes off of the normal cooking time for your foods.
There are actually many reviewers that say that you do not have to cook with the lid on with the Coleman 9949-750 Road Trip Grill LXE. Depending on the kind of meat you are cooking, this may actually be a tip that you take.
A testament to the overall engineering of the grill is how quickly it cools down however. Because of the engineering of the grill, it is also quite easy to clean up, returning to normal with only a little water and elbow grease.
The porcelain elements of the Coleman 9949-750 Road Trip Grill LXE may be a little weak when compared to the competition, but this does not take away from the overall performance of the grill. It may just need a little tuneup and higher maintenance than another type of grill, but this is quickly balanced by the speed and ease with which you can use it.
Another weakness of the Coleman 9949-750 Road Trip Grill LXE is that if you choose to cope with the top down, the heat of the grill has actually been known to melt certain parts of the Coleman 9949-750 Road Trip Grill LXE, so be very careful before you put the hood down for a meal that you believe will take longer than 15 min.
Despite his weaknesses, the Coleman 9949-750 Road Trip Grill LXE is definitely a grill that you want to have in your truck bed on a trip.