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Vehicle 2002 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder GS 2012 Aston Martin V8 Vantage N420 Roadster
12v power outlet: front Yes No
2351 cc 2.4 liters in-line 4 front engine with 86.5 mm bore, 100 mm stroke, 9 compression ratio, overhead cam and four valves per cylinder Yes No
2 Front Power Outlets No Yes
3-Memory Adjustments For Driver and Passenger Side Include Automatic/Delayed Locking, Automatic Headlights, Exterior Mirrors and Seat No Yes
3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat Yes No
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side and passenger side Yes No
4.7-Liter, V8, 32-Valve, DOHC, MP Engine; Front/Longitudinal Mounted With Horsepower Of 420@7000, Torque Of 346@5750, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads No Yes
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes No Yes
62 liter 16.4 gallon main unleaded fuel tank Yes No
6-Speed Manual Transmission With Overdrive No Yes
Air conditioning Yes No
Alloy Wheels Front 19-in. X 8.5-in. and Rear 19-in. X 10-in. No Yes
AM/FM Radio Seek, Scan and 6 Speakers Total; 6-disc CD Changer; MP3 Player No Yes
Analog Clock No Yes
Anticorrosion warranty: duration (months): 84 or distance (miles): 100000, distance (km): 160935 Yes No
Automatic Climate Control No Yes
Automatic Headlights With Automatic On/Off and Time Delay No Yes
Automatic High/Low Beam Control Argon High Intensity Discharge Headlights With Automatic Leveling No Yes
Automatic Safety Rollbar No Yes
Auxiliary Audio Input Jack No Yes
Body color front and rear bumpers Yes No
Brake Assistance No Yes
Bright Trim Grille, Body Side Moldings, Cladding and Body Color Exterior Door Handles No Yes
Bucket driver seat with height adjustment, lumbar adjustment and - adjustments , bucket passenger seat with - adjustments Yes No
Cargo area cover/rear parcel shelf Yes No
Cargo area light Yes No
Cargo capacity: all seats in place (liters): 204 and all seats in place (cu ft): 7.2 Yes No
Carpet Located in Passenger Cabin and Cargo Area/Trunk No Yes
Clock Yes No
Cloth seat upholstery with additional cloth Yes No
Coefficient of drag: 0.31 Yes No
Compact Spare Tire No Yes
Complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights Yes No
Cruise control Yes No
Cruise Control No Yes
Delayed/fade courtesy lights Yes No
Door ajar warning Yes No
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat Yes No
Driver Airbag No Yes
Driver and passenger front airbag Yes No
Driver and passenger power black door mirrors Yes No
Driver Power Seat Adjusts 8 Ways Total No Yes
Dual Body Color Power Folding Power Adjustable Heated Exterior Rearview Mirrors With 3-Position Memory No Yes
Electric softtop convertible roof with glass rear window Yes No
Electrochromic Interior Rearview Mirror No Yes
Emission control level FED Yes No
Exterior Temperature Gauge No Yes
External dimensions: overall length (mm): 4455, overall length (inches): 175.4, overall width (mm): 1750, overall width (inches): 68.9, overall height (mm): 1341, overall height (inches): 52.8, wheelbase (mm): 2560, wheelbase (inches): 100.8, front track (mm): 1509, front track (inches): 59.4, rear track (mm): 1509, rear track (inches): 59.4, curb to curb turning circle (mm): 10790 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 35.4 Yes No
Fixed delivery charges: 555 Yes No
Fixed mast antenna Yes No
Floor covering: carpet in load area Yes No
Floor mats Yes No
Front and rear alloy wheels with 16 inch rim diam and 6 inch rim width Yes No
Front and Rear Body Color Bumpers No Yes
Front and Rear Electronic Parking Aid With Ultrasonic Sensors No Yes
Front and rear tires with 205 mm tire width, 55% tire profile and H tire rating Yes No
Front and trunk/hatch spoiler Yes No
Front ashtray Yes No
Front Carpeted Floor Mats No Yes
Front Cupholders No Yes
Front Door Mounted Storage No Yes
Front Dual Power Lumbar Support No Yes
Front Dual Reclining Bucket Seats Driver Side Adjusts 8 Ways Total, Adjustable Seat Height, Power Memory, Passenger Side Adjusts 4 Ways Total, Power Memory, Integral Headrests and Fold-Down Center Armrest No Yes
Front fog lights Yes No
Front P245/40YR19 BSW Performance and Rear P285/35YR19 BSW Performance Tires No Yes
Front Passenger Power Seat Adjusts 4 Ways Total No Yes
Front Power 355-mm Ventilated Disc and Rear Power 330-mm Ventilated Disc Brakes No Yes
Front Power Windows No Yes
Front power windows with one one-touch , rear power windows Yes No
Front Pretensioners No Yes
Front reading lights Yes No
Front Reading Lights No Yes
Front seat center armrest Yes No
Front seats cigar lighter Yes No
Front seats cup holders Yes No
Front Stabilizer Bar No Yes
Front-wheel drive Yes No
Fuel economy EPA highway (l/100km): 7.8, EPA highway (mpg): 30, EPA city (l/100km): 10.7 and EPA city (mpg): 22 Yes No
Full car warranty: duration (months): 36 or distance (miles): 36000, distance (km): 57936 Yes No
Full dashboard console , full floor console with covered storage box Yes No
Glass Rear Window on Convertible No Yes
Hard Top No Yes
Headlight control with time delay switch-off Yes No
Headlight Washers No Yes
Heated Windshield Glass No Yes
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror Yes No
Illuminated Entry Doors No Yes
Immobilizer Yes No
Independent Wishbone Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers and sport Ride Type No Yes
Independent Wishbone Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers and sport Ride Type No Yes
Infinity audio system with AM/FM radio and CD player Yes No
Inflatable Spare Tire Kit No Yes
In-Glass Radio Antenna No Yes
Interior Air Filter No Yes
Interior Spare Tire Mounted Above Cargo Floor No Yes
Internal dimensions: front headroom (mm): 1001, front headroom (inches): 39.4, rear headroom (mm): 876, rear headroom (inches): 34.5, front hip room (mm): 1318, front hip room (inches): 51.9, rear hip room (mm): 1054, rear hip room (inches): 41.5, front leg room (mm): 1074, front leg room (inches): 42.3, rear leg room (mm): 747, rear leg room (inches): 29.4, front shoulder room (mm): 1326, front shoulder room (inches): 52.2, rear shoulder room (mm): 1072, rear shoulder room (inches): 42.2, interior volume (liters): 2127 and interior volume (cu ft): 75.1 Yes No
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob No Yes
Leather covered steering wheel with tilt adjustment Yes No
Leather Seats No Yes
Load restraint hooks Yes No
Lockable glove compartment Yes No
Lockable Illuminated Glovebox No Yes
Locking Fuel Filler No Yes
Low fuel level warning Yes No
Manual five-speed transmission with shift lever on floor Yes No
Mechanical remote trunk/hatch release Yes No
Memory Device Reader No Yes
Metallic paint , black paint , gloss paint , pearl paint Yes No
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Door Lock/Unlock, Panic Alarm, Tailgate/Liftgate and Trunk/Decklid No Yes
Multi-point injection fuel system Yes No
Passenger Airbag No Yes
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor No Yes
Peripheral anti-theft protection Yes No
Power: 110 kW , 147 HP SAE @ 5500 rpm; 158 ft lb , 214 Nm @ 4000 rpm Yes No
Power Door Locks Operated Via Key and Remote With Automatic Locking No Yes
Power Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering No Yes
Power steering Yes No
Power Tailgate/Liftgate or Trunk/Decklid Lock/Unlock Via Multi-Function Remote and Interior Switch No Yes
Powertrain warranty: duration (months): 60 or distance (miles): 60000, distance (km): 96561 Yes No
Rear Mechanical Limited Slip Differential No Yes
Rear Spoiler No Yes
Rear Stabilizer Bar No Yes
Rear view mirror Yes No
Rear Window Defroster No Yes
Rear window with defogger Yes No
Remote Fuel Door Release Located Inside Vehicle No Yes
Remote fuel filler door release Yes No
Remote power locks Yes No
Remote Trunk/Decklid Release Located Inside Vehicle and On Multi-Function Remote No Yes
Road-side assistance warranty: duration (months): 36 or distance (miles): 36000, distance (km): 57936 Yes No
Roadside Assistance Warranty for 24-Months, Unlimited Miles, No Yes
Seating: four seats Yes No
Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags No Yes
Seven speakers Yes No
Side Guard Door Beams No Yes
Spacesaver steel rim internal spare wheel Yes No
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Cruise Control No Yes
Strut front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , multi-link rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs Yes No
Tachometer Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column No Yes
Tilt Steering Column No Yes
Tinted Glass No Yes
Tinted glass on cabin Yes No
Tire Pressure Monitor No Yes
Traction Control Controlled by Engine Management No Yes
Trim level: GS Yes No
Trip Computer With Trip Odometer No Yes
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs Yes No
Two-door convertible body style Yes No
Two height adjustable head restraints on front seats Yes No
Two one-piece bench front facing rear seats with zero adjustments Yes No
Universal Garage Door Opener No Yes
Unleaded fuel Yes No
Valet Lockout No Yes
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm and Engine Immobilizer No Yes
Vehicle Stability Control System No Yes
Ventilation system with recirculation setting Yes No
Voice Activated Controls For Bluetooth(R) Wireless Enabled Devices No Yes
Warning Lights Include Door Ajar, Headlights-On, Key-In-Ignition and Oil Pressure No Yes
Weights: curb weight (kg) 1380 and curb weight (lbs) 3042 Yes No
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe Yes No






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