Frigidaire PLCF489AC dual-fuel range. Available now for $2,399 SRP. This stainless-steel, free-standing range offers 40 inches of cooking surface, five burners (one Power Plus, two intermediate, and two low-simmer) and an easy to clean surface. Sensitive controls allow for high-capacity cooking to slow delicate simmering plus cast-iron surface grates covering the entire top surface. Below are a large self-cleaning, three-element main oven and a smaller auxiliary oven. Both offer a full range of control from bake to broil. Call (800) FRIGIDAIRE or visit www.frigidaire.com.
Thermador PDR484GGZS Professional Series range. Available in July for $9,129 SRP. Four Thermador trademarked Star burners (two feature Thermador's ExtraLow system) are on this dual-fuel, self-cleaning range's sprawling 48-inch cooking surface that also includes a grill and griddle. The oven features precision electronic controls to maintain accurate and reliable temperatures, advanced third-element convection and a dual-infrared broiler that offers a bonus 17,000 BTUs. Call (800) 656-9226 or visit www.thermador.com.