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Vehicle 2003 Volkswagen New Beetle Convertible GLS 1.8T 4AT 2008 Lotus Exige S 240
12v power outlet: front & cargo Yes No
1781 cc 1.8 liters in-line 4 front engine with 81 mm bore, 86.4 mm stroke, 9.3 compression ratio, double overhead cam and five valves per cylinder Yes No
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side and passenger side Yes No
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes No Yes
55 liter 14.5 gallon main premium unleaded fuel tank Yes No
6-Speed Manual Transmission With Overdrive and Floor Mounted Shifter No Yes
Air conditioning Yes No
Air Intakes, Underbody Aero Cladding and Side Scoops No Yes
All-Speed Traction Control No Yes
AM/FM Radio With 4 Speakers Total; CD Player No Yes
Anticorrosion warranty: duration (months): 144 or distance (miles): unlimited, distance (km): unlimited Yes No
AP Racing(R) Front Power 288-mm Ventilated Disc and Brembo(R) Rear Power 288-mm Ventilated Disc Brakes No Yes
Audio anti-theft protection: code Yes No
Audio Pre-Wiring No Yes
Automatic drive indicator on dashboard Yes No
Automatic six-speed transmission with mode select, lock-up, electronic control, manual mode and shift lever on floor Yes No
Battery No Yes
Body color front and rear bumpers Yes No
Body Color Rear Spoiler No Yes
Bucket driver and passenger seat with height adjustment and - adjustments Yes No
Cargo area cover/rear parcel shelf Yes No
Cargo area light Yes No
Cargo capacity: all seats in place (liters): 142 and all seats in place (cu ft): 5 Yes No
Clock Yes No
Cloth Seats No Yes
Coefficient of drag: 0.37 Yes No
Concealed system convertible rollover protection Yes No
Cruise control Yes No
Crumple Zones No Yes
Day time running lights Yes No
Daytime Running Lights No Yes
Delayed/fade courtesy lights Yes No
Door ajar warning Yes No
Door edge hazard lights Yes No
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat Yes No
Drive-By-Wire Control For Throttle No Yes
Driver Airbag No Yes
Driver and passenger front airbag with occupant sensors Yes No
Driver and passenger power heated partial-painted door mirrors Yes No
Dual Body Color Manually Adjustable Exterior Rearview Mirrors No Yes
Electric softtop convertible roof with glass rear window Yes No
Electronic traction control via ABS & engine management Yes No
Emission control level FED Yes No
Engine Start Button No Yes
Extended Service Interval For Distributorless Ignition No Yes
External dimensions: overall length (mm): 4092, overall length (inches): 161.1, overall width (mm): 1725, overall width (inches): 67.9, overall height (mm): 1501, overall height (inches): 59.1, wheelbase (mm): 2510, wheelbase (inches): 98.8, front track (mm): 1506, front track (inches): 59.3, rear track (mm): 1486, rear track (inches): 58.5, curb to curb turning circle (mm): 10912 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 35.8 Yes No
External temperature Yes No
Fixed delivery charges: Yes No
Floor covering: carpet in load area Yes No
Floor mats Yes No
Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs Yes No
Four-wheel ABS Yes No
Front Air Dam No Yes
Front and rear alloy wheels with 16 inch rim diam and 6.5 inch rim width Yes No
Front and Rear Body Color Bumpers No Yes
Front and rear reading lights Yes No
Front and rear tires with 205 mm tire width, 55% tire profile and H tire rating Yes No
Front Carpeted Floor Mats No Yes
Front Dual Reclining Sport Bucket Seats With Integral Headrests No Yes
Front Dual Sunvisors No Yes
Front fog lights Yes No
Front Foglights No Yes
Front Outboard 3-Point Seatbelts No Yes
Front power windows with two one-touch , rear power windows Yes No
Front Pretensioners No Yes
Front seat back storage Yes No
Front seat center armrest Yes No
Front seats and rear seats cup holders Yes No
Front side airbag Yes No
Front Stabilizer Bar No Yes
Front-wheel drive Yes No
Fuel economy Yes No
Full car warranty: duration (months): 48 or distance (miles): 50000, distance (km): 80467 Yes No
Full dashboard console , full floor console with covered storage box , partial overhead console with covered storage box Yes No
Fullsize steel rim internal spare wheel Yes No
Gloss paint , black paint , metallic paint , pearl paint Yes No
Halogen Headlights No Yes
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners Yes No
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror Yes No
Illuminated entry system Yes No
Immobilizer Yes No
Independent Double Wishbone Front Suspension With Eibach Coil Springs, Bilstein(R) Mono Tubed Gas Charged Shock Absorbers and Sport Ride Type No Yes
Independent Double Wishbone Rear Suspension With Eibach Coil Springs, Bilstein(R) Mono Tubed Gas Charged Shock Absorbers and Sport Ride Type No Yes
Inflatable Spare Tire Kit No Yes
Intermittent Windshield Wipers No Yes
Internal dimensions: front headroom (mm): 1034, front headroom (inches): 40.7, rear headroom (mm): 945, rear headroom (inches): 37.2, front leg room (mm): 1001, front leg room (inches): 39.4, rear leg room (mm): 800, rear leg room (inches): 31.5, front shoulder room (mm): 1341, front shoulder room (inches): 52.8, rear shoulder room (mm): 1069, rear shoulder room (inches): 42.1, interior volume (liters): 2209 and interior volume (cu ft): 78 Yes No
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob No Yes
Leather Steering Wheel No Yes
Limited slip differential Yes No
Lockable glove compartment Yes No
Low fuel level warning Yes No
Low washer fluid level warning Yes No
Manufacturer's own audio system with AM/FM radio and cassette Yes No
Matte Black Alloy Wheels, Front 16-In. X 6.5-In. and Rear 17-In. X 7.5-In. No Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft and Door Lock/Unlock No Yes
Multi-point injection fuel system Yes No
Oil Cooler No Yes
Passenger Airbag No Yes
Peripheral anti-theft protection Yes No
Plastic steering wheel with tilt adjustment and telescopic adjustment Yes No
Power: 110 kW , 150 HP SAE @ 5800 rpm; 162 ft lb , 220 Nm @ 2200 rpm Yes No
Power Door Locks No Yes
Power Rack and Pinion Steering No Yes
Power steering Yes No
Powertrain warranty: duration (months): 60 or distance (miles): 60000, distance (km): 96561 Yes No
Premium unleaded fuel Yes No
Projector beam lens halogen bulb headlights Yes No
Radio Antenna No Yes
Radio Data System No Yes
Rear Air Dam No Yes
Rear ashtray Yes No
Rear view mirror Yes No
Rear window with defogger Yes No
Remote control remote trunk/hatch release Yes No
Remote fuel filler door release Yes No
Remote power locks includes trunk/hatch and includes power windows Yes No
Remote Trunk Release Located Inside Vehicle No Yes
Road-side assistance warranty: duration (months): 48 or distance (miles): 50000, distance (km): 80467 Yes No
Roof antenna Yes No
Roof spoiler Yes No
SBRP195/50R16 Front and SBRP225/45R17 Rear Yokohama(R) A048 Advan LTS Performance Tires No Yes
Seating: four seats Yes No
Side Guard Door Beams No Yes
Stability control Yes No
Strut front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , torsion beam rear suspension semi-independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs Yes No
Supercharged 1.8-Liter VVTL-i, I4, 16-Valve, DOHC, MPFI Engine; Mid Mounted With Horsepower Of 240@8000, Torque Of 170@5500, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads No Yes
Supercharger No Yes
Supercharger With Intercooler No Yes
Tachometer Yes Yes
Ten speakers Yes No
Tinted Glass No Yes
Tinted glass on cabin Yes No
Trim level: GLS Yes No
Turbo compressor Yes No
Two-door convertible body style Yes No
Two fixed bucket front facing rear seats with zero adjustments Yes No
Two height adjustable head restraints on front seats and rear seats Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm and Engine Immobilizer No Yes
Ventilation system with recirculation setting and micro filter Yes No
Vinyl seat upholstery with additional vinyl Yes No
Weights: curb weight (kg) 1459 and curb weight (lbs) 3217 Yes No
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe Yes No






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