Nordic Track is one of the premium brands of Icon Fitness, the largest manufacturers of fitness equipments in the world. Icon has other well known brands like Proform, Reebok, Weslo, Image and Healthrider in their family. Being the largest manufacturer, quality of the product is always maintained with in house R&D and quality tests.
Infact they are quite innovative with a lot of features you won’t find in other machines like their iFit technology. iFit allows you to connect your machine to the internet via a computer and download new fitness programs direct to the exercise treadmill for an additional fee.
Nordic Track treadmills also have a feature known as “Reflex deck Technology” in some of the models which absorbs the impact well due to its shock absorbing deck. You could also adjust the different levels of shock absorption according to the preferences with their adjustable cushion deck.
You also have a music port with built in speakers in some of the models which is compatible for your iPod giving you a quality sound while you workout.
Some of the premium models like Nordic Track Viewpoint 3000, Nordic Track Elite 7500 and Nordic Track Viewpoint 3500 offer features like built in flat screen TVs to make your treadmill workouts more interesting. You could walk on the treadmill watching your favorite programs or DVDs.
Nordic Track treadmills also have a space saver design which makes it easy to fold and store the machine, so you don’t really have to worry about the lack of space.
Other features depend on the kind of model you are looking for and vary according to the budget you have. Usually the premium range will give you extra features with a good value of money and if you are on tight budget you should opt for a model with well set basic features atleast.
You can refer to the treadmill buyer’s guide for tips on buying a good treadmill.
Nordic Track treadmill reviews- The C 2200 was given rated as best buy by the consumer reports. Now you have latest models like C 2500 and C 2155. Institutional Treadmill S 3000 is also well rated among fitness experts and Runner’s world magazine because of its sturdy design and a powerful 5 CHP commercial grade motor. Premium models like Elite 7500 and Elite 7000 also offer a good value for money. You can choose from A series, C series, Viewpoint series and Reflex series according to your needs.