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Vehicle 2010 Hyundai Elantra Blue 2011 Chevrolet Impala LS
125-Amp Alternator No Yes
16-mm Rear Stabilizer Bar No Yes
17-mm Rear Stabilizer Bar Yes No
2.0-Liter, I4, 16-Valve, DOHC, MPFI Engine; Front/Transverse Mounted With Horsepower Of 138@6000, Torque Of 136@4600, Cast Iron Block and Alloy Cylinder Head Yes No
23-mm Front Stabilizer Bar Yes No
2 Front and 2 Rear; 4 Cupholders Total Yes Yes
2 Front Power Outlets, 1 Integrated With Cigarette Lighter Yes No
30-mm Front Stabilizer Bar No Yes
4-Speed Electronically Controlled Automatic Transmission With Overdrive and Floor Mounted Shifter No Yes
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes Yes Yes
5-Speed Manual Transmission With Overdrive Yes No
600 Cold Cranking Amp Battery No Yes
60-Amp/Hour Battery Yes No
90-Amp Alternator Yes No
All-Speed Traction Control Controlled By ABS No Yes
AM/FM Radio With Seek, Scan, Speed Sensitive Volume and 6 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player; XM(R) Satellite Radio(Satellite Radio Unavailable In Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico or US Virgin Islands; Satellite Service Is Provided On A 3-Month Trial Basis Upon Purchase) No Yes
Audible Warnings Include Key-In-Ignition and Seatbelts Unfastened Yes No
Audio Pre-Wiring Yes No
Automatic Headlights No Yes
Automatic Locking Retractors Yes Yes
Battery Saver Yes Yes
Blue Badging Yes No
Body Color Door Handles No Yes
Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin and Cargo Area Yes Yes
Child Safety Door Locks Located On Rear Doors Yes Yes
Cigarette Lighter With Front Illuminated Ashtray Yes No
Cloth Seats Yes Yes
Compact Spare Tire Yes Yes
Crash Sensor Sends GPS Signal No Yes
Cruise Control No Yes
Crumple Zones No Yes
Daytime Running Lights No Yes
Delayed Courtesy Light Yes Yes
Delayed Power Retention No Yes
Digital Clock Yes Yes
Driver Airbag Yes No
Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment No Yes
Driver Manual Lumbar Support No Yes
Driver Power Seat Adjusts 6 Ways Total No Yes
Dual Body Color Folding Power Adjustable Exterior Rearview Mirrors No Yes
Dual Body Color Folding Power Adjustable Heated Exterior Rearview Mirrors Yes No
Electronic Brake Force Distribution Yes Yes
Extended Service Interval For Distributorless Ignition Yes No
Extended Service Interval Spark Plugs No Yes
Flexible Fuel 3.5-Liter, V6, CVVT 12-Valve, OHV, SEFI Engine; Front Mounted With Horsepower Of 211@5800, Torque Of 216@4000, Cast Iron Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads; Runs On Ethanol/Gas Mixture With Up To 85 Percent Ethanol; (Primary Fuel Economy With 100% Gasoline Is 19-City and 29-Highway; Secondary Fuel Economy With 85% Ethanol Is 14-City, 22-Highway and 17-Combiined) No Yes
Front Active Head Restraints Yes No
Front Air Dam Yes Yes
Front and Rear 3-Point Seatbelts No Yes
Front and Rear 3-Points Seatbelts Yes No
Front and Rear Body Color 5-MPH Impact Absorbing Bumpers Yes No
Front and Rear Bumpers No Yes
Front and Rear Crumple Zones Yes No
Front and Rear Side Head Curtain Airbags No Yes
Front and Rear Side Head Curtain Airbags Located In Roof Yes No
Front Auxiliary Audio Input Jack No Yes
Front Covered Lower Console Storage Located On Floor Yes No
Front Dual Door Mounted Storage Yes Yes
Front Dual Reclining Bucket Seats With Driver Adjustable Seat Height and Adjustable Headrests Yes Yes
Front Dual Seatback Storage Pockets Yes Yes
Front Dual Sunvisors Yes Yes
Front Dual Vanity Mirrors Yes Yes
Front Map Lights Yes No
Front Power 274-mm Ventilated Disc and Rear Power 262-mm Solid Disc Brakes Yes No
Front Power 303-mm X 30-mm Vented Disc and Rear Power 278-mm X 11-mm Solid Disc Brakes No Yes
Front Pretensioners With Force Limiters No Yes
Front Seat Belt Height Adjuster No Yes
Front Seatbelt Height Adjusters Yes No
Front Seatbelt Pretensioners With Force Limiters Yes No
Front Side Airbags With Head Protection No Yes
Glovebox No Yes
Halogen Headlights Yes Yes
Illuminated Entry Includes Ignition Key Surround Yes No
Illuminated Glovebox Yes No
Independent MacPherson Strut Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Gas Charged Shock Absorbers Yes No
Independent MacPherson Strut Front Suspension With Springs, Twin Tubed Gas Charged Shock Absorbers and Touring Ride Type No Yes
Independent Multi-Link Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Gas Charged Shock Absorbers Yes No
Independent Trailing Arm Rear Suspension With Springs, Twin Tubed Gas Charged Shock Absorbers and Touring Ride Type No Yes
In-Glass Radio Antenna No Yes
Interior Air Filter Yes Yes
Intermittent Windshield Wipers No Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob No Yes
Keyless Entry Via Key Fob Yes No
L A T C H Yes Yes
Lower Console Storage No Yes
Lower Console Storage Located In Dash Yes No
Manual Air Conditioning No Yes
Metallic Paint (If Selected) Yes Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Door Lock/Unlock, Panic Alarm and Trunk Yes No
Multi-Function Remote Operates Door Lock/Unlock and Panic Alarm No Yes
OnStar(R) Hands-Free Calling With Telephone No Yes
OnStar(R) Remote Ignition Block No Yes
OnStar(R) Stolen Vehicle Assistance With Vehicle Slowdown No Yes
OnStar(R) Telematics System With 6 Months Directions and Connections Plan. Includes Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services, Crisis Assist and Roadside Assistance No Yes
OnStar(R) Telematics System With 6 Months Directions and Connections Plan. Includes Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Remote Door Unlock, Roadside Assistance, Remote Horn and Lights, Turn-By-Turn Navigation, Hands-Free Calling, Vehicle Diagnostics and Low Mileage Discount No Yes
Overhead Console Storage Yes No
Painted Steel Wheels, 17-In. No Yes
Panic Alarm Yes Yes
Passenger Airbag Yes No
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor No Yes
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor Activated By Passenger Weight Yes No
Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment No Yes
Power Engine Speed Sensing Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering Yes No
Power Rack and Pinion Steering No Yes
Power Window Lockout No Yes
Power Window Lockout/Override Yes No
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Down Yes Yes
Pre-Programmed Equalizer No Yes
Programmable Power Door Locks Operated Via Remote and Internal Switch No Yes
Programmable Power Door Locks Operated Via Remote With Automatic Locking Yes No
Radio Antenna Yes No
Radio Data System No Yes
Rear 3-Point Center Seatbelt Yes No
Rear 3-Point Center Seat Belt No Yes
Rear 60/40 Split Folding Bench Seat With Adjustable Headrests and Fold-Down Armrest Yes No
Rear Bench Seat With Integral Headrests No Yes
Rear Heating Ducts Yes No
Rear Reading Lights No Yes
Rear Seat Pass Through No Yes
Rear Window Defroster Yes Yes
Remote Fuel Door Release Yes No
Remote Trunk Release Yes Yes
Roadside Assistance Warranty For 100000-Miles, 60-Months No Yes
Roadside Assistance Warranty For Unlimited Miles, 60-Months Yes No
SBRP195/65TR15 Hankook or Kumho Tires Yes No
SBRP225/55R17 BSW All-Season Tires No Yes
Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags Yes No
Separate Driver/Front Passenger Climate Controls No Yes
Service Interval Indicator For Oil Quality No Yes
Side Guard Door Beams Yes Yes
Solar-Ray(R) Tinted Glass No Yes
StabiliTrak(R) Vehicle Stability Control System No Yes
Steel Wheels, 15-In. X 5.5-In. Yes No
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Cruise Control No Yes
Tachometer Yes Yes
Telephone Antenna No Yes
Theater Style Seating No Yes
Theftlock(R) Radio Anti-Theft No Yes
Tilt Steering Column Yes Yes
Tinted Glass Yes No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes Yes
Trip Computer No Yes
Trunk Anti-Trap Device Yes Yes
Trunk Light Yes No
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Lockout No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via PassLock(R) Engine Immobilizer No Yes
Vehicle Location System No Yes
Voice Activated Controls For Phone No Yes
Warning Lights Include Oil Pressure, Electrical System, Door Ajar, Seatbelts Unfastened, Low Fuel, and Brake System Yes No
Woodgrain Located On Doors and Instrument Panel No Yes






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