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Vehicle 2017 Chevrolet Cruze 4dr Sdn 1.4L LT w/1SD 2017 Volkswagen Jetta 1.4T S Auto
140 Amp Alternator No Yes
14.5 Gal. Fuel Tank No Yes
1 LCD Monitor In The Front No Yes
2 12V DC Power Outlets No Yes
4 Cylinder Engine Yes Yes
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Yes Yes
4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front Vented Discs, Brake Assist and Hill Hold Control No Yes
60-40 Folding Bench Front Facing Fold Forward Seatback Rear Seat No Yes
60-Amp/Hr 540CCA Maintenance-Free Battery w/Run Down Protection No Yes
6-Speed A/T Yes Yes
ABS Yes Yes
ABS And Driveline Traction Control No Yes
A/C Yes Yes
Adjustable Steering Wheel Yes Yes
Aero-Composite Halogen Daytime Running Headlamps No Yes
Airbag Occupancy Sensor No Yes
Air bags, 10 total frontal and knee for driver and front passenger, side-impact seat-mounted and roof rail for front and rear outboard seating positions, includes Passenger Sensing System (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.) Yes No
Air conditioning, single-zone electronic includes air filter Yes No
Air Filtration No Yes
Alternator, 130 amps Yes No
Aluminum Wheels Yes No
AM/FM Stereo Yes Yes
Analog Display No Yes
Antenna, integral rear window Yes No
Armrest, rear center, fold-down with 2 cupholders Yes No
A/T Yes Yes
Audio system, Chevrolet MyLink Radio with 7" diagonal color touch-screen AM/FM stereo with seek-and-scan and digital clock, includes Bluetooth streaming audio for music and select phones; featuring Android Auto and Apple CarPlay capability for compatible phone Yes No
Audio system feature, 6-speaker system Yes No
Audio system feature, USB port Yes No
Audio Theft Deterrent No Yes
Automatic Headlights Yes No
Auxiliary Audio Input Yes Yes
Axle, 3.14 ratio Yes No
Back-Up Camera Yes Yes
Battery, 80AH Yes No
Black Door Handles No Yes
Black Grille w/Chrome Accents No Yes
Black Side Windows Trim No Yes
Bluetooth Connection Yes No
Bluetooth for phone Yes No
Body-Colored Front Bumper No Yes
Body-Colored Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding No Yes
Body-Colored Rear Bumper No Yes
Brake Assist No Yes
Brake lining, high-performance, noise and dust performance Yes No
Brake, parking, manual, foot apply Yes No
Brakes, 4-wheel disc, 4-wheel antilock, Duralife Yes No
Bucket Seats Yes Yes
Cargo Space Lights No Yes
Carpet Floor Trim No Yes
CD Player No Yes
Child Safety Locks No Yes
Chrome Wheels Yes No
Clearcoat Paint No Yes
Cloth Seats Yes Yes
Cloth Seat Trim No Yes
Console, floor, with armrest Yes No
Conventional Spare Tire Yes Yes
Coolant protection, engine Yes No
Cruise control Yes No
Cruise Control Yes Yes
Cruise Control w/Steering Wheel Controls No Yes
Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags No Yes
Day-Night Rearview Mirror No Yes
Daytime Running Lamps, separate cavity, LED Yes No
Daytime Running Lights Yes Yes
Defogger, rear-window, electric Yes No
Delayed Accessory Power No Yes
Door handles, body-color Yes No
Door locks, power Yes No
Driver Air Bag Yes Yes
Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors No Yes
Driver Foot Rest No Yes
Driver Information Center, monochromatic display Yes No
Driver / Passenger And Rear Door Bins No Yes
Driver Vanity Mirror Yes Yes
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags No Yes
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags No Yes
Electric Power-Assist Speed-Sensing Steering No Yes
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) No Yes
Engine: 1.4L TSI I-4 Turbocharged -inc: DOHC 16-valve, direct injection No Yes
Engine, 1.4L turbo DOHC 4-cylinder DI with Continuous Variable Valve Timing (CVVT) (153 hp [114.08 kW] @ 5600 rpm, 177 lb-ft of torque [239 N-m] @ 2000-4000 rpm) Yes No
Engine control, stop-start system Yes No
Engine Immobilizer Yes Yes
Engine immobilizer, theft-deterrent system Yes No
Engine Oil Cooler No Yes
Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting No Yes
Fixed Bench Seat Yes No
Fixed Rear Window w/Defroster No Yes
Floor Mats Yes No
Floor mats, carpeted front and rear Yes No
FOB Controls -inc: Trunk/Hatch/Tailgate No Yes
Front And Rear Anti-Roll Bars No Yes
Front Bucket Seats -inc: manually adjustable front seats No Yes
Front Center Armrest No Yes
Front Cupholder No Yes
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes Yes No
Front Head Air Bag Yes Yes
Front License Plate Bracket No Yes
Front Reading Lamps Yes No
Front Side Air Bag Yes Yes
Front wheel drive Yes No
Front Wheel Drive Yes Yes
Front-Wheel Drive No Yes
Full Carpet Floor Covering No Yes
Full Cloth Headliner No Yes
Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage and 2 12V DC Power Outlets No Yes
Full-Size Spare Tire Mounted Inside Under Cargo No Yes
Fully Galvanized Steel Panels No Yes
Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers No Yes
Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Tachometer, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer No Yes
Glass, solar absorbing Yes No
Glove Box No Yes
Headlamps, halogen dual projector with LED signature lighting with automatic on/off and delay Yes No
Head restraints, 2-way adjustable, front Yes No
Heated Mirrors Yes Yes
HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts No Yes
Instrumentation, analog with mph speedometer Yes No
Interior Trim -inc: Chrome And Metal-Look Interior Accents No Yes
Intermittent Wipers Yes Yes
Keyless Entry Yes Yes
Key, primary foldable, additional foldable (Deleted when (6K5) Convenience Package is ordered.) Yes No
Knee Air Bag Yes No
Leather Seats Yes No
Lighting, interior overhead courtesy lamp and dual reading lamps Yes No
Lighting, interior, roof, rear courtesy Yes No
Lighting, interior, trunk/cargo area Yes No
Light Tinted Glass No Yes
Low Tire Pressure Warning No Yes
Manual Adjustable Front Head Restraints and Manual Adjustable Rear Head Restraints No Yes
Manual Air Conditioning No Yes
Manual Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column No Yes
Map pockets, driver and front passenger seatbacks Yes No
Mirror, inside rearview manual day/night Yes No
Mirrors, outside heated power-adjustable, manual-folding Yes No
Moldings, bright beltline (Not included when ordering (WBL) Redline Edition.) Yes No
MP3 Player Yes Yes
M/T Yes No
Multi-Link Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs No Yes
Navigation from Telematics Yes No
Oil life monitoring system Yes No
OnStar Basic Plan for 5 years includes limited vehicle mobile app features, Monthly Diagnostics Report and Dealer Maintenance Notification (Basic Plan available for 5 years from the date of vehicle delivery and is transferable. Does not include Emergency, Security or Navigation services.) Yes No
OnStar Guidance Plan for 3 months including Automatic Crash Response, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Roadside Assistance, Turn-by-Turn Navigation, Advanced Diagnostics and more (trial excludes Hands-Free Calling) (Visit for coverage map, details and system limitations. Services vary by model. OnStar acts as a link to existing emergency service providers. Not all vehicles may transmit all crash data.) (Fleet orders receive a 6-month trial. Visit for coverage map, details and system limitations. Services vary by model. OnStar acts as a link to existing emergency service providers. Not all vehicles may transmit all crash data.) Yes No
OnStar with 4G LTE and built-in Wi-Fi hotspot to connect to the internet at 4G LTE speeds, includes 3GB or 3 months OnStar Data Trial (whichever comes first) (Visit for coverage map, details and system limitations. Services vary by model. OnStar acts as a link to existing emergency service providers. Not all vehicles may transmit all crash data. Available Wi-Fi requires compatible mobile device, active OnStar service and data plan. Data plans provided by AT&T.) Yes No
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners No Yes
Outside Temp Gauge No Yes
Passenger Air Bag Yes Yes
Passenger Air Bag Sensor Yes Yes
Passenger Vanity Mirror Yes Yes
Pass-Through Rear Seat Yes Yes
Power 1st Row Windows w/Front And Rear 1-Touch Up/Down No Yes
Power Door Locks Yes Yes
Power Door Locks w/Autolock Feature No Yes
Power Fuel Flap Locking Type No Yes
Power Mirror(s) Yes Yes
Power Rear Windows No Yes
Power Steering Yes Yes
Power Windows Yes Yes
Premium Synthetic Seats Yes No
Radio: Composition Color w/5" Touchscreen -inc: AM/FM radio, CD player w/USB input and aux-in, Bluetooth connectivity and 4-speaker audio system No Yes
Radio w/Seek-Scan, MP3 Player, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Steering Wheel Controls and Radio Data System No Yes
Rear air ducts, floor mounted Yes No
Rear Bench Seat Yes Yes
Rear Child Safety Locks No Yes
Rear Cupholder No Yes
Rear Defrost Yes Yes
Rear Head Air Bag Yes Yes
Rear Map Lights No Yes
Rear Side Air Bag Yes No
Rear Vision Camera display integrated into Chevrolet MyLink radio Yes No
Redundant Digital Speedometer No Yes
Remote Keyless Entry Yes No
Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, Illuminated Entry and Panic Button No Yes
Remote panic alarm Yes No
Remote Releases -Inc: Power Cargo Access No Yes
Remote Trunk Release Yes No
Restraint provisions, latch Yes No
Safety belts, 3-point, rear center position Yes No
Safety belts, front pretensioner Yes No
Satellite Radio Yes No
Seat adjuster, driver 6-way manual Yes No
Seat adjuster, front passenger 2-way manual Yes No
Seat, rear 60/40 split-folding includes center fold-down armrest with 2 cupholders Yes No
Seats, front bucket with reclining seatbacks and adjustable head restraints Yes No
Seats w/Cloth Back Material No Yes
Seat trim, cloth Yes No
Security System Yes No
Security System Pre-Wiring No Yes
Sensor, cabin humidity Yes No
Side Impact Beams No Yes
Single Stainless Steel Exhaust No Yes
SiriusXM Satellite Radio enjoy a 3-month trial (IMPORTANT: The SiriusXM Satellite Radio trial package is not provided on vehicles that are ordered for Fleet Daily Rental ("FDR") use. If you decide to continue service after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew thereafter and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel you must call us at 1-866-635-2349. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at All fees and programming subject to change.) Yes No
Smart Device Integration Yes No
Split Bench Seat Yes No
StabiliTrak, stability control system Yes No
Stability Control Yes Yes
Steel Spare Wheel No Yes
Steel Wheels No Yes
Steering column, manual tilt and telescopic Yes No
Steering, power, electric rack-mounted, reduced travel Yes No
Steering wheel, 3-spoke, deluxe Yes No
Steering Wheel Audio Controls Yes Yes
Steering wheel controls, mounted audio and phone interface controls Yes No
Strut Front Suspension w/Coil Springs No Yes
Suspension, front MacPherson strut Yes No
Suspension, rear, compound crank Yes No
Systems Monitor No Yes
Teen Driver mode a configurable feature that lets you activate customizable vehicle settings associated with a key fob, to encourage safe driving behavior. It can limit certain vehicle features, and it prevents certain safety systems from being turned off. An in-vehicle report gives you information on your teen's driving habits and helps you to continue to coach your new driver. Yes No
Telematics Yes No
Temporary Spare Tire Yes No
Theft-deterrent system, unauthorized entry Yes No
Tire Pressure Display Yes No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes Yes
Tires: 16" All-Season No Yes
Tires, 205/55R16 all-season, blackwall Yes No
Tires - Front Performance Yes Yes
Tires - Rear Performance Yes Yes
Tire, T115/70R16, blackwall, compact spare Yes No
Traction Control Yes Yes
Transmission, 6-speed automatic Yes No
Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic w/Tiptronic No Yes
Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode No Yes
Trip Computer No Yes
Trunk Rear Cargo Access No Yes
Trunk release, power, remote Yes No
Turbocharged Yes Yes
Urethane Gear Shift Knob No Yes
USB charging port Yes No
Variable Intermittent Wipers No Yes
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Yes Yes
Vinyl Seats Yes No
Visors, driver and front passenger vanity mirrors Yes No
Warning tones, driver and front passenger safety belts Yes No
Wheel Covers No Yes
Wheels, 16" (40.6 cm) aluminum Yes No
Wheels: 16" Steel w/Full Covers No Yes
Wheel, spare, 16" (40.6 cm) steel Yes No
WiFi Hotspot Yes No
Window Grid Diversity Antenna No Yes
Windows, power with driver and front passenger Express-Down Yes No
Windshield, solar absorbing Yes No
Wipers, front intermittent, variable Yes No

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