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Vehicle 2006 Lexus GS 300 AWD 2011 Porsche Panamera 4S
150-Amp Alternator Yes No
1 Rear Seat and 1 Cargo Area Power Outlet No Yes
2 Front and 2 Rear Cupholders, 4 Cupholders Total Yes No
2 Front Power Outlets No Yes
2 Front Power Outlets, 1 Integrated With Cigarette Lighter Yes No
3.0-Liter, V6, VVT-i, 24-Valve, DOHC, SEFI Engine; Front Mounted With Horsepower Of 245@6200, Torque Of 230@3600 and Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads 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-Memory Adjustments For Driver Side Includes Seat and Exterior Mirrors; Passenger Side Includes Seat 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-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes Yes Yes
55-Amp/Hours Battery Yes No
6-Speed Electronically Controlled Adaptive Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission With Overdrive and Normal/Power/Snow Modes Yes No
95-Amp/Hours Battery No Yes
Adaptive Automatic Transmission Yes No
Adaptive Bi-Xenon High Intensity Discharge Headlights With Automatic Leveling No Yes
Adaptive Manual Transmission No Yes
Alloy Door Sill Guards Yes No
Alloy Wheels, 17-In. X 7.5-In. Yes No
All-Wheel Drive Yes Yes
AM/FM Radio With 100-Watts, Speed Sensitive Volume and 10 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player No Yes
Audio and Navigation Pre-Wiring No Yes
Auto Engage Parking Brake No Yes
Automatic Climate Control Yes No
Automatic Climate Control With Automatic Recirculation No Yes
Automatic Headlights With Automatic On/Off No Yes
Automatic Headlights With Automatic On/Off, Time Delay and Dusk Sensor Yes No
Automatic Interactive Manual Transmission No Yes
Automatic Release Parking Brake No Yes
Automatic Tilt Away Steering Column Yes No
Brake Assistance No Yes
Brown Birds Eye Maple, Black Birds Eye Maple or Walnut Genuine Wood Trim Located On Steering Wheel, Shift Knob, Doors and Center Floor Console Yes No
Cargo Area Organizer No Yes
Cargo Area Tiedown Hooks Yes No
Cargo Nets No Yes
Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin No Yes
Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin and Trunk Yes No
Child Safety Door Locks Located On Rear Doors Yes No
Chrome Located On Interior Door Handles Yes No
Chrome Window Surround No Yes
Cigarette Lighter With Illuminated Ashtray Yes No
Coinholder Yes No
Compact Spare Tire Yes No
Compass Yes No
Cornering Lights No Yes
Covered Lower Console Storage Located On Floor Yes No
Cruise Control Yes Yes
Crumple Zones No Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes No
Delayed Courtesy Light Yes No
Delayed Courtesy Lights No Yes
Delayed Power Retention Operates Windows Yes No
Digital Clock 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
Drive-By-Wire Controls For Electronic Controlled Throttle With Intelligence (ECT-i) and Electric Power Steering (EPS) Yes No
Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment Yes No
Driver Airbag With Dual-Stage Deployment No Yes
Driver Power Seat Adjusts 10 Ways Total Yes No
Driver Power Seat Adjusts 8 Ways Total No Yes
Dual Body Color Power Adjustable Power Folding Heated Electrochromic Exterior Rearview Mirrors With Automatic Tilt-Down and Driver 3-Position Memory Yes No
Dual Cloth Sunvisors Yes No
Dual Power Folding Power Adjustable Heated Exterior Rearview Mirrors No Yes
Electrochromic Interior Rearview Mirror Yes No
Electroluminescent Instrumentation Yes No
Electronic Brake Assistance Yes No
Electronic Brake Force Distribution Yes No
Engine Compartment Light No Yes
Engine Start/Stop Button Yes Yes
E-Shift Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission Yes No
ETR(R) AM/FM Radio With 134-Watts, Speed Sensitive Volume and 10 Speakers Total; Cassette Player With Auto-Reverse; 6-Disc CD Changer Integrated With Radio Yes No
Extended Service Interval Transmission Fluid Yes No
Exterior Temperature Gauge Yes Yes
First Aid Kit Yes No
Front Air Dam Yes Yes
Front and Rear 3-Point Seatbelts No Yes
Front and Rear Body Color Bumpers Yes No
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 Crumple Zones Yes No
Front and Rear Door Mounted Storage No Yes
Front and Rear Outboard 3-Point Seatbelts Yes No
Front and Rear Power Windows With One-Touch Up, One-Touch Down and Pinch Protection Yes Yes
Front and Rear Pretensioners With Force Limiters Yes Yes
Front and Rear Reading Lights Yes Yes
Front and Rear Side Head Curtain Airbags Yes No
Front and Rear Side Head Curtain Airbags Located In Roof No Yes
Front Carpeted Floor Mats Yes No
Front Dual Door Mounted Storage Yes No
Front Dual Illuminated Vanity Mirrors Yes Yes
Front Dual Knee Airbags Yes Yes
Front Dual Power Lumbar Support Yes No
Front Dual Reclining Folding Heated Bucket Seats With 3 Settings, Adjustable Seat Height and Integral Headrests No Yes
Front Dual Reclining Heated Bucket Seats With Adjustable Seat Height, 3-Position Power Memory and Manually Adjustable Headrests Yes No
Front Dual Seatback Storage Pockets Yes Yes
Front Dual Seatbelt Height Adjusters Yes Yes
Front Dual Sunvisors No Yes
Front Foglights Yes No
Front Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment Yes No
Front Passenger and Rear Automatic Locking Retractors Yes No
Front Passenger Power Seat Adjusts 10 Ways Total Yes No
Front Passenger Power Seat Adjusts 8 Ways Total No Yes
Front Power 295-mm Vented Disc and Rear Power 310-mm Vented Disc Brakes Yes No
Front Power 360-mm X 36-mm Vented Disc and Rear Power 330-mm X 28-mm Vented Disc Brakes No Yes
Front SBRP245/50ZR18 and Rear SBRP275/45ZR18 Tires No Yes
Front Stabilizer Bar Yes No
Fully Automatic Power Trunk Lid No Yes
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 Yes Yes
HomeLink(R) Universal Garage Door Opener Located On Interior Rearview Mirror Yes No
Illuminated Entry Includes Door Courtesy Lights, Front Stepwell Lights and Ignition Key Surround Yes No
Illuminated Entry Via Ignition Key Surround and Footwell No Yes
Independent Double Wishbone Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Gas-Filled Shock Absorbers Yes No
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 and Gas-Filled Shock Absorbers Yes No
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
Infrared Glass Yes No
In-Glass Diversity Radio Antenna Yes No
Interior Dust and Pollen Air Filter Yes No
Interior Pollen and Particle Active Carbon Air Filter No Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob No Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Smart Access Key Fob With Audible Confirmation Yes No
L A T C H Yes Yes
Leather Located On Center Floor Console, Doors, Shift Knob and Steering Wheel No Yes
Leather Seats No Yes
Leather Steering Wheel No Yes
Lockable and Illuminated Glovebox Yes Yes
Metallic Paint (If Selected) Yes No
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Door Lock/Unlock and Trunk No Yes
Overhead Console Storage Yes No
Panamera S Alloy Wheels, Front 18-In. X 8-In. and Rear 18-In. X 9-In. No Yes
Panic Alarm Yes No
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor Activated By Passenger Weight Yes No
Passenger Airbag With Dual-Stage Deployment No Yes
Perimeter Lighting Located Under Exterior Mirrors With .25 Minute Activation and On Headlights With .50 Minute Activation 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 Yes No
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
Power Telescopic Steering Column Yes No
Power Tilt Steering Column Yes No
Power Trunk Lid Yes No
Power Vehicle Speed Sensing Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering Yes No
Power Window Lockout/Override Yes No
Pre-Programmed Equalizer Yes No
Programmable LED Daytime Running Lights No Yes
Programmable Perimeter Lighting Located On Headlights No Yes
Quad Low Beam High Intensity Discharge Headlights With Automatic Leveling, Projector Beam High Beam Halogen Headlights Yes No
Radio Antenna No Yes
Radio Anti-Theft Yes No
Radio Data System Yes Yes
Rain Sensing Intermittent Windshield Wipers No Yes
Rear 3-Point Center Seatbelt Yes No
Rear Air Dam Yes Yes
Rear Armrest Storage No Yes
Rear Bench Seat With Fold-Down Armrest and Manually Adjustable Headrests For All 3 Seating Positions Yes No
Rear Carpeted Floor Mats 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 Yes Yes
Rear Seat Pass Through Yes No
Rear Stabilizer Bar Yes No
Rear Window Defroster Yes Yes
Regency Leather Seats Yes No
Remote Decklid Release Located Inside Vehicle and On Multi-Function Remote Yes No
Remote Fuel Door Release Located Inside Vehicle Yes No
Retractable Rear Spoiler No Yes
Retractable Soft Cargo Area Cover No Yes
Roadside Assistance Warranty For 50000-Miles, 48-Months No Yes
Rollover Sensor No Yes
Round Twin Exhaust Pipes No Yes
Satellite Radio Audio Pre-Wiring Yes No
SBRP225/50R17, Dunlop(R) All-Season Tires Yes No
Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags Yes Yes
Selective Locking/Unlocking No Yes
Selective Locking/Unlocking Via Key and Remote Keyless Entry Yes No
Self-Sealing Tires Yes No
Separate Driver/Front Passenger Climate Controls Yes Yes
Service Indicator For Brake Wear No Yes
Service Interval Indicator For Brake Wear, Oil Level, Oil Quality and Tires Yes No
Side Guard Door Beams Yes Yes
Silver Brake Calipers No Yes
Simulated Leather Located On Doors Yes No
Smart Access Card Key Yes No
Smart Access Multi-Function Remote Operates Illuminated Entry, Door Lock/Unlock, Trunk, Windows, Panic Alarm, Anti-Theft, Exterior Lights and Engine Start/Stop Button Yes No
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio and Transmission Yes No
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Transmission No Yes
Subwoofer Yes No
Tachometer No Yes
Tachometer With 8000-RPM Yes No
Telescopic Steering Column No Yes
Temperature Controlled Storage Cools Glovebox No Yes
Tilt Steering Column No Yes
Tinted Glass Yes Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes Yes
Titanium Air Intakes No Yes
Tool Kit Yes No
TRAC Traction Control Controlled By ABS and Engine Management Yes No
Trip Computer Yes Yes
Trunk Anti-Trap Device Yes No
Trunk Light Yes Yes
ULEV Emissions Yes Yes
Underbody Aero Cladding Yes No
Underbody Protection No Yes
Valet Lockout Yes No
Variable Intensity Brake Lights No Yes
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Lockout Device Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm and Engine Immobilizer Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm, Engine Immobilizer and Interior Monitoring No Yes
VSC Vehicle Stability Control System Operated Via ABS Traction Control and Engine Power Reduction Measures Steering Wheel Angle, Wheel Speed, Yaw Rate and Lateral Acceleration Yes No
Warning Lights Include Low Fuel, Oil Low, Low Washer Fluid, Door Ajar, Headlights-On and Seatbelts Unfastened Yes No
Wheel Flares No Yes
Wireless Communication Access For Bluetooth(R) Enabled Devices Yes No
Wood and Leather Located On Shift Knob Yes No
Wood and Leather Steering Wheel Yes No






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