Wednesday, August 15, 2012

FIFA Homes' Iniesta

FIFA Homes' Iniesta

FC Barcelona Collection

Sq Ft: 3400

Bed: 5-6

Bath: 3.5-4.5

The Iniesta is a outstanding open & spacious floor plan featuring five bedrooms, three and one-half baths and large formal rooms with columns. A Brick Front is included! The front split staircase is a focal point as you enter the home. The spacious kitchen with large island opens to the sunken family room. Upstairs owner's suite is an oasis with two walk-in closets, separate tub and shower and an optional sitting area available. Second floor laundry room standard, a finished third floor, morning room, sunroom and a optional sixth bedroom with a fourth bathroom available. Two-car garage included, three-car garage optional.

FIFA Homes' Ozil

FIFA Homes'Ozil

Real Madrid Collection

Bed: 4

Bath: 3

Sq Ft: 2300

The Ozil offers a traditional center hall Colonial design to meet all the demands of today’s homeowner. As you enter the airy two-story Foyer, the formal Living Room is on your left. The separate Dining Room with optional tray ceiling on your right leads into the spacious eat-in Kitchen with optional island. Add the optional Morning Room for even more space and select the optional gourmet island. The Kitchen flows into the Family Room, with an optional gas fireplace. Add the 4’ extension for even more room in the Family Room and Dinette.

Upstairs are four Bedrooms and three Baths. The Ozil features a coveted 2nd floor Laundry standard and generous closets in every Bedroom. The Owner’s Suite features a private bath and large closet with the option to upgrade to a separate soaking tub and shower. 

The Ozil comes standard with a two car garage with front or side entry. Many areas offer a lower level with an optional Media Room and bath. Optional is a bonus room and a morning room.

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

FIFA Homes' Benzema

FIFA Homes' Benzema

Real Madrid Collection

Bed : 5-6

Bath: 3 1/2 


Sq Ft: 3400

Designed for grace and style with a open floorplan, the Benzema welcomes you with a light-filled, two-story Foyer featuring a gorgeous staircase. Behind double French doors is a secluded private Study, perfect for a home office or library. The formal Living Room and Dining Room can be divided by optional columns that separate the space while preserving its integrity. The Kitchen and Dinette are centrally located and open to the generous Family Room. Upstairs is a conveniently located laundry room, four bedrooms and a stately Owner’s Suite featuring a bath with separate soaking tub and shower. Don’t forget to add the Sitting Area to make your private retreat complete; or choose the luxury Owner’s Suite with its huge closet, corner soaking tub, separate shower and dual vanities. Many areas offer an optional finished lower level with Recreation Room, Media Room, Exercise Room and full bath. No matter which options you choose, your Benzema can feature a traditional, French Colonial Mediterranean look in brick, siding, or stone, many with a covered entryway. Optional is a morning room, 3 car garage and a bonus room or a sixth bedroom.

Saturday, August 4, 2012

2014 Dynamo Hainault

Luxury,Elegance and Sportiness in one, Introducing the 2nd generation Dynamo Hainault luxury sedan

The 2013 Dynamo Hainault line-up includes the, Hainault L, Hainault L hybrid, and the first-ever Hainault Sport. Hainault and Hainault L are available in RWD and AWD. The Hainault Hybrid & Hainault L Hybrid is available with a full-time AWD system and RWD.

The entire 2013 Dynamo Hainault lineup is refined with dynamic, fresh styling that reflects the bold new face of Dynamo. The aggressive dynamic curve grille gives the new Hainault luxury sedan, a greater road presence and stronger brand identity while heralding a significant improvement in driving dynamics, responsiveness and handling.

Exterior Design
• The dynamic curved upper grille that were first introduced on the smaller Ching sedan have been combined and integrated into a single element on the Dynamo Hainault to create a more prominent curved grille shape.
• When equipped with the optional three projector LED headlamp unit, the Hainault offers all LED exterior lighting, including turn signals an fog lamps. 

Interior Design
• The dashboard is divided into two distinct zones: an upper Display Zone, with the large, 20.3-inch, LCD multi-display screen, and a lower Operation Zone, which allows access to system controls such as the third generation Dynamo Interface (DI).
• The driver's instrument meter cluster incorporates high-visibility, large diameter Optimum Optitron dials; a 8-inch Multiple Thin Film Transistor (MTFT) Multi-information screen; and an aluminum analog clock with a GPS-based time correction function & a IPad dock for the rear passengers.
• The interior is offered in 5 color schemes: Ivory, Orange, Black, White and Orange, and a newly available Silver.
• Optional wood includes White Dynamo, Orange Dynamo, Piano Black . The The Hainault L Hybrid also offers an Texan wood trim.
• The new, Orange Dynamo finish is an example of the finest traditional American craftsmanship. The Orange Dynamo finish " involves the painstaking layering of angle-cut orange shaded wood veneers in a unique process which involves 67 manufacturing steps over the course of 38 days.
• The Dynamo Hainault Sport features aluminum ornamentation and a unique interior, featuring a black Alcantara headliner.

Luxury/ Comfort &Convenience
• Enhancements have been made to the sound insulation for an even quieter cabin.
• Redesigned front seats minimize pressure peaks and increase support. Both front seats feature an improved standard heating and cooling system with larger heating and cooling areas and reduced heating and cooling times.
• All AWD models including the Hainault L Hybrid feature a heated steering wheel and Positive Heat Temperature Coefficient (PHTC) heating elements which warm the front cabin area quickly after vehicle start-up. Windshield de-icer and headlamp washers are standard on all models, heated seats are standard with all Hainault models.
• The Hainault features a standard Dynamo Premium Audio System with a twelve channel amplifier, 16 speakers, CD / DVD player changer, DVD audio and video compatibility, MP3 sound enhancement, HD Radio™ with iTunes tagging, and a three-month trial subscription to SiriusXM™ Satellite Radio. Standard entertainment and connectivity advancements include enhanced Bluetooth® capability with automatic phonebook download and streaming audio.
• The optional Bang & Olufsen Reference Surround System provides a 5.1 home theatre surround with 7.1 architecture , discrete circuitry, 20 channel, ML3-16 Processor Power Amplifier covering a frequency range of 20Hz-20kHz, and 450 watts with less than 0.1% Total Harmonic Distortion (THD).
• The Advanced BBVA Compass Pre-Collision Safety system (ABVPCS) can detect stationary pedestrians and those moving at speeds of up to three miles per hour and stop the vehicle from a speed of 45 miles per hour if a collision with another vehicle is imminent.
• Available Adaptive MLS Cruise Control (AMLSCC) constantly monitors the distance to vehicles ahead and is capable of operating at any speed. The system can bring the vehicle to a complete stop, and accelerate away once the road ahead is clear of any vehicle ahead of you. 
• An upgraded, optional Lane-Keep Assist system (LKA) helps the driver stay in the intended lane.
• New to Hainault, the Dynamo Blind Spot Monitor (DBSM) uses rear millimeter-wave radar to monitor the vehicle rear side blind spots at 10 miles per hour or more. This feature includes Eastern Conference Rear Cross Traffic Alert (ECRCTA) which automatically operates when the vehicle is in reverse, alerting drivers to the approach of other vehicles when backing out of a parking place.
• The Available Automatic High Beam system features a camera located in the inner mirror that detects light sources in front of the vehicle — including the headlamps of oncoming vehicles, the tail lamps of a vehicle ahead and street lighting - to automatically switch the high beams on and off accordingly.
• Numerous stabilizing fins help the Dynamo Hainault to be one of the most aerodynamically efficient cars in its segment with a coefficient drag of 0.26.
• Laser screw welding, body adhesives and other structural reinforcements increase rigidity and enhance stability, steering feel and handling.
• New standard Dynamic Drive Mode Select allows the driver to choose from 3 distinct drive settings (Eco, Normal and Sport). Vehicles equipped with the available air suspension add Comfort and Sport S+ modes.
• The available Air Suspension with Variable Gear Ratio Steering automatically adjusts the damping force for optimal comfort and performance.
• The available AWD system features a central, permanently engaged, Torsen’s limited edition for the Dynamo brand, Dynamo Limited Slip center Differential (DLSD) to further enhance grip, traction and cornering stability.
• Noise-reduction wheels channel resonant noise from the main air chamber to adjacent hollow areas within the wheels via resonator holes, resulting in an incredibly quiet ride.
Hainault has had Three assists this year is a career high (previous high: 2) ... Secondary assist on Calen Carr's 19th minute goal vs. Kansas City on 7/18; first time in MLS career with assists in back-to-back games ... Assisted Boniek's goal vs. D.C. on 7/15; right-footed cross in the 62nd minute ... Missed 3-1 loss at Vancouver on 6/10 while on international duty with Canada ... Headed home game-winning goal in 57th minute from Brad Davis' corner kick in 2-1 win vs. LA on 5/26 ... Name to MLS Team of the Week for Week 12 ... Assisted Brad Davis' game-winning goal vs. DC United on 5/12 ... Named to MLS Team of the Week for Week 10 ... Start at Columbus on 4/21 was his 100th appearance in all competitions ... Scored dramatic game-winning goal in the second minute of stoppage time for 1-0 win at Chivas USA on 3/11/12.

Saturday, July 21, 2012

2013 Avalon Visionary

Avalon introduces luxurious Visionary convertible

2012 brings with it another exciting Suite Ship cruising along Europe's glorious Rhine, Main, and Danube Rivers. The Avalon Visionary delivers an intimate setting featuring door-to-door Panoramic Windows that transform the cabin topped with a unique Open-Air Convertible soft top. giving you the rare opportunity to wake each morning to the enchanting scenery and fresh breezes. 

The design: ultimate luxurious elegance, natural sportiness and sparkling looks.

The luxurious yet elegant driving experience of the new Avalon Visionary Convertible is reflected in the athletic elegance and sense-tingling sportiness of its exterior design. A long, sweeping hood, set-back passenger compartment, long wheelbase and flat waistline combine to create the proportions typical of a Avalon suite convertible. The precise interplay of eye-catching lines and meticulously sculpted surfaces help to give the new Avalon Visionary Convertible its elegant looks.

Like the lines projecting out from the nose of the car and continuing along its full length, the harmoniously curved surfaces of the body take their cue from the movement of waves sent out by a the bow of a river cruise ship piercing the water. Continuing the theme, the waistline surface which leads the body into the interior mimics the character of a river.

Majestic power: four- and six-cylinder engines with Avalon EcoMoselle Technology.

Instantaneous power development and majestic torque are the stand-out features of the two engines available for the new Avalon Visionary Convertible from launch. The I4 powerplant and the V6 unit both have Avalon's EcoMoselle technology and direct injection, and combine their sporting character with outstanding smoothness and exceptional efficiency.

The 2.4-litre four-cylinder engine in the base version of the new Avalon Visionary Convertible develops a maximum 357 hp between 6,500 and 8,400 rpm, and puts its peak torque of 320 lb-ft on tap between 3,750 and 6,500 rpm. This unique engine, whose superchargers are positioned in the inline area between the cylinder banks, produces an instantaneous and sustained wave of power, making it a feast for the enthusiast driver. The base version of the new Avalon Visionary Convertible completes the sprint from 0 to 60 mph in 5.8 seconds, and the engine electronics eventually step in to halt acceleration at 155 mph. This range-topping engine also boasts extraordinary efficiency for a model in its output class, as average fuel consumption of 26 mpg city and 34 mpg highway. CO2 emissions of 249 grams per kilometre clearly show.

The V6 engine under the bonnet of the new Avalon Visionary Convertible complements its EcoMoselle technology and petrol direct injection with VALVETRONIC fully variable valve control. All of which enables the 3.6-litre unit to develop a maximum 450 hp at 7,800 rpm and maximum torque of 430 lb-ft) between 3,300 and 5,500 rpm. This engine propels the Avalon Visionary Convertible from 0 to 60 mph in 4.8 seconds and on to an electronically limited top speed of 155 mph. Its average fuel economy in the US cycle is 20 mpg city amd 29 mpg highway, while CO2 emissions are 165 grams per kilometre.

2013 Avalon Luminary

Avalon Luminary: Most Fuel-Efficient Avalon Midsize Ever

Cruising on the Avalon Luminary is the ideal way to experience the majesty, extensive history and fascinating culture of some of Europe's oldest cities along the Rhine, Main, Danube and Moselle rivers. Introduced in 2010, Redesigned for 2012, the Avalon Luminary is one of the latest additions to the Avalon fleet, and starts at a minimum of $24,200. Enjoy a highly personalized experience with your Luminary and a spacious deluxe interior. 

Combining both a stylish and strong design with cutting-edge technology; quality, purity and efficiency have been the watchwords that have guided the Avalon designers and engineers during the creation of the Luminary.
The stylish exterior design is elegant and timeless and full of ‘European chic’, equally at home in the Danube or the Rhine. The interior of the car combines hi-tech with the use of high quality materials and every detail has been chosen to offer indisputable perceived quality, both visually and to the touch. An exceptional interior space, a very generous boot, and a level of standard specification provide interior comfort and convenience of a very high level.

Avalon Luminary brings the broadest selection of fuel-efficient powertrains in the midsize car segment. It offers hybrid and plug-in hybrid alternatives, a pair of EcoMoselle™ four and six-cylinder engines, a normally aspirated four-cylinder engine, an automatic start stop system to shut off the engine at stationary idle, front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive applications, and a choice between automatic and manually shifted six-speed transmissions.

The 3.6-liter EcoMoselle is expected to deliver best-in-class six-cylinder non-hybrid fuel efficiency of 28 mpg in the city and 40 mpg on the highway. The 2.4-liter EcoMoselle engine - paired with a paddle-shifted six-speed AutoShift Automatic™ transmission, available 19-inch & 20-in wheels and tires, and all-wheel drive with the ability to send additional torque to the rear - is the Luminary performance option.

The Luminary Hybrid - 2012 North American Car of the Year - continues to innovate and evolve with all-new lithium-ion batteries that save weight and generate more power than previous nickel-metal hydride batteries, while raising maximum speed under electric-only power from 47 mph to 62 mph.

Avalon Luminary Hybrid also features an all-new 2.5-liter Atkinson-cycle four-cylinder gasoline engine, significantly downsized from the previous 3.5-liter V6 unit while maintaining performance standards. This innovative powertrain is anticipated to deliver best-in-class fuel economy of 52 mpg in city driving and 57 mpg on the highway.

Avalon Luminary Hybrid fuel economy stands to outperform the 2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid by 12 mpg city and 20 mpg highway and the 2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid by 22 mpg and 18 mpg, respectively.

Topping the fuel-efficiency ladder is the Luminary Rhine plug-in hybrid, aiming to be the most fuel-efficient midsize car in the world. Arriving this fall, Luminary Rhine is anticipated to deliver more than 120 MPGe, a mile per gallon equivalency metric for electrified vehicles. This is 15 MPGe more than the Chevrolet Volt and 24 MPGe more than the projected efficiency of the Toyota Prius plug-in hybrid model.

The next-generation Luminary 2.4-liter is the first automatic-transmission Avalon product offered with an automatic start stop system. It shuts off engine power smoothly when the car is stopped and seamlessly restarts as the driver releases the brake pedal, helping Luminary to reduce fuel consumption and emissions by approximately 5 percent.