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Vehicle 2001 Chevrolet Malibu 4dr Sdn LS 2011 Porsche Panamera 4S
14.8 gallon fuel tank Yes No
15" cast aluminum wheels Yes No
1 Rear Seat and 1 Cargo Area Power Outlet No Yes
2 Front Power Outlets No Yes
3.05 axle ratio Yes No
3.1L (191) SFI V6 3100 engine Yes No
3 Front and 2 Rear Cupholders; 5 Cupholders Total No Yes
3-Function HomeLink(R) Universal Garage Door Opener Located On Overhead Console No Yes
(3) headliner-mounted assist handles Yes No
4.8-Liter, 90 Degree V8, VarioCam(R) Plus 32-Valve, 4/OHC, EFI Engine; Front Mounted With Horsepower Of 400@6500, Torque Of 369@3500; Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads No Yes
4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD Yes No
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes No Yes
4-wheel anti-lock brake system Yes No
4-wheel independent suspension system Yes No
6-way pwr driver seat adjuster Yes No
95-Amp/Hours Battery No Yes
Adaptive Bi-Xenon High Intensity Discharge Headlights With Automatic Leveling No Yes
Adaptive Manual Transmission No Yes
Air conditioning Yes No
All-Wheel Drive No Yes
AM/FM Radio With 100-Watts, Speed Sensitive Volume and 10 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player No Yes
Analog gauge pkg-inc: tachometer, coolant, trip odometer, fuel, speedometer Yes No
Argent color grille w/bright bar Yes No
Audio and Navigation Pre-Wiring No Yes
Auto Engage Parking Brake No Yes
Automatic Climate Control With Automatic Recirculation No Yes
Automatic Headlights With Automatic On/Off No Yes
Automatic Interactive Manual Transmission No Yes
Automatic Release Parking Brake No Yes
Auxiliary pwr outlet Yes No
Battery rundown protection Yes No
Body-color door handles Yes No
Brake Assistance No Yes
Cargo area convenience net Yes No
Cargo Area Organizer No Yes
Cargo Nets No Yes
Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin No Yes
Child security rear door locks Yes No
Chrome Window Surround No Yes
City 20/hwy 29 (3.1L engine/4-speed auto trans) Yes No
Cloth reclining bucket seats w/adjustable head restraints Yes No
Cornering Lights No Yes
Covered center console w/integral armrest Yes No
Cruise Control No Yes
Cruise control w/resume speed Yes No
Crumple Zones No Yes
Day/night rearview mirror w/dual reading lamps Yes No
Daytime running lights Yes No
Daytime running lights w/auto light control Yes No
Delayed Courtesy Lights No Yes
Delayed entry/exit lighting w/theatre dimming Yes No
Displacement On Demand No Yes
Double Clutch 7-Speed Electronically Controlled Automatic Interactive Adaptive Manual Transmission With Overdrive No Yes
Drive-By-Wire Control For Throttle and Shifting No Yes
Driver Airbag With Dual-Stage Deployment No Yes
Driver & front passenger airbags Yes No
Driver Power Seat Adjusts 8 Ways Total No Yes
Dual body-color remote electric mirrors Yes No
Dual Power Folding Power Adjustable Heated Exterior Rearview Mirrors No Yes
Dual visor mirrors w/map straps Yes No
Electric rear window defogger Yes No
Engine Compartment Light No Yes
Engine Start/Stop Button No Yes
ETR AM/FM stereo w/cassette/cd player-inc: auto tone control, theft lock, speed compensated volume, seek-scan, digital clock, Radio Data System Yes No
Exterior Temperature Gauge No Yes
Fog lamps Yes No
Front Air Dam No Yes
Front and Rear 3-Point Seatbelts No Yes
Front and Rear Body Color Impact Absorbing Bumpers No Yes
Front and Rear Covered Lower Console Storage Located On Floor No Yes
Front and Rear Door Mounted Storage No Yes
Front and Rear Power Windows With One-Touch Up, One-Touch Down and Pinch Protection No Yes
Front and Rear Pretensioners With Force Limiters No Yes
Front and Rear Reading Lights No Yes
Front and Rear Side Head Curtain Airbags Located In Roof No Yes
Front door map pockets Yes No
Front Dual Illuminated Vanity Mirrors No Yes
Front Dual Knee Airbags No Yes
Front Dual Reclining Folding Heated Bucket Seats With 3 Settings, Adjustable Seat Height and Integral Headrests No Yes
Front Dual Seatback Storage Pockets No Yes
Front Dual Seatbelt Height Adjusters No Yes
Front Dual Sunvisors No Yes
Front license plate mounting provision Yes No
Front Passenger Power Seat Adjusts 8 Ways Total No Yes
Front Power 360-mm X 36-mm Vented Disc and Rear Power 330-mm X 28-mm Vented Disc Brakes No Yes
Front/rear body-color body-side moldings Yes No
Front/rear body-color fascias Yes No
Front/rear body-color mud guards Yes No
Front/rear color-keyed carpeted floor mats Yes No
Front SBRP245/50ZR18 and Rear SBRP275/45ZR18 Tires No Yes
Front wheel drive Yes No
Fully Automatic Power Trunk Lid No Yes
Headlamps w/reflector optics Yes No
Headlight Washers No Yes
Heated Washer System No Yes
High Gloss Black Trim Located On Center Floor Console, Doors and Instrument Panel No Yes
Hill Start Control No Yes
Illuminated Entry Via Ignition Key Surround and Footwell No Yes
Independent Double Wishbone Front Suspension With Coil Springs, Gas Charged Shock Absorbers and Adjustable Sport Ride Type No Yes
Independent Multi-Link Rear Suspension With Coil Springs, Gas Charged Shock Absorbers and Adjustable Sport Ride Type No Yes
Inflatable Spare Tire Kit No Yes
Interior Pollen and Particle Active Carbon Air Filter No Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob No Yes
L A T C H No Yes
Leather Located On Center Floor Console, Doors, Shift Knob and Steering Wheel No Yes
Leather Seats No Yes
Leather Steering Wheel No Yes
Lighting-inc: dome, under dash, glove box, trunk Yes No
Lockable and Illuminated Glovebox No Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Door Lock/Unlock and Trunk No Yes
P215/60R15 all-season SBR BSW tires Yes No
Panamera S Alloy Wheels, Front 18-In. X 8-In. and Rear 18-In. X 9-In. No Yes
Passenger Airbag With Dual-Stage Deployment No Yes
PASS-Lock II theft deterrent system Yes No
Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM) Automatic Adaptive Variable Suspension No Yes
Porsche Stability Management (PSM(R)) Vehicle Stability Control System Operated Via Engine Power Reduction, ABS and Traction Control Measures Steering Wheel Angle, Yaw Rate, Wheel Speed and Lateral Acceleration No Yes
Porsche Traction Management (P T M) All-Speed Traction Control No Yes
Power Door Locks Operated Via Remote and Internal Switch No Yes
Power Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering No Yes
Power Tailgate Lock/Unlock No Yes
Programmable LED Daytime Running Lights No Yes
Programmable Perimeter Lighting Located On Headlights No Yes
Pwr front disc/rear drum brakes Yes No
Pwr programmable door locks w/lockout protection Yes No
Pwr steering Yes No
Pwr trunk release Yes No
Pwr windows Yes No
Radio Antenna No Yes
Radio Data System No Yes
Rain Sensing Intermittent Windshield Wipers No Yes
Rear Air Dam No Yes
Rear Armrest Storage No Yes
Rear child restraint top tether Yes No
Rear Dual Folding Bucket Seats With Integral Headrests and Fold-Down Armrest No Yes
Rear Electronic Parking Aid With Alarm and Ultrasonic Sensors No Yes
Rear Foglight No Yes
Rear HVAC Ducts No Yes
Rear seat heat ducts Yes No
Rear Window Defroster No Yes
Remote keyless entry Yes No
Retractable Rear Spoiler No Yes
Retractable Soft Cargo Area Cover No Yes
RH illuminated visor mirror Yes No
Roadside Assistance Warranty For 50000-Miles, 48-Months No Yes
Rollover Sensor No Yes
Round Twin Exhaust Pipes No Yes
Seat belts w/front adjustable guide loops Yes No
Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags No Yes
Selective Locking/Unlocking No Yes
Separate Driver/Front Passenger Climate Controls No Yes
Service Indicator For Brake Wear No Yes
Side Guard Door Beams No Yes
Silver Brake Calipers No Yes
Split fold-down rear seat Yes No
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Transmission No Yes
Storage bin-inc: retractable cup holder, lighter, ashtray Yes No
Tachometer No Yes
Telescopic Steering Column No Yes
Temperature Controlled Storage Cools Glovebox No Yes
Tilt Steering Column No Yes
Tilt-wheel steering Yes No
Tinted Glass No Yes
Tinted glass w/solar band windshield Yes No
Tire Pressure Monitor No Yes
Titanium Air Intakes No Yes
Trip Computer No Yes
Trunk Light No Yes
ULEV Emissions No Yes
Underbody Protection No Yes
Underhood blanket insulation Yes No
Variable Intensity Brake Lights No Yes
Variable intermittent windshield wipers Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm, Engine Immobilizer and Interior Monitoring No Yes
Warning lamps-inc: low coolant, low fuel, low washer fluid, door ajar, low oil Yes No
Wheel Flares No Yes

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