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Vehicle 2011 Ford Shelby GT500 Convertible 2007 Lotus Elise Convertible
1.8-Liter VVTL-i, I4, 16-Valve, DOHC, MPFI Engine; Mid Mounted With Horsepower Of 190@7800, Torque Of 138@6800, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads No Yes
24-mm Rear Stabilizer Bar Yes No
2 Front; 2 Cupholders Total Yes No
2 Front Power Outlets Yes No
34-mm Front Stabilizer Bar Yes No
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes Yes Yes
6-Speed Manual Transmission With Overdrive and Floor Mounted Shifter No Yes
AdvanceTrac(R) With Electronic Stability Control(R) (ESC) Vehicle Stability Control System Operated Via Engine Power Reduction, ABS and Traction Control Yes No
Air Intakes, Underbody Aero Cladding and Side Scoops No Yes
Alcantara(R) and Leather Seats Yes No
Alcantara(R) Suede and Leather Located On Shift Knob and Parking Brake Handle Yes No
Alcantara(R) Suede Located On Seats Yes No
Alcantara(R) Suede Located On Steering Wheel Yes No
Alloy Hood With Air Vents Yes No
Alloy Trim Located On Doors, Instrument Panel and Shift Knob Yes No
Alloy Wheels, Front 16-In. X 5.5-In. and Rear 17-In. X 7.5-In. No Yes
Alpine(R) AM/FM Radio With 180-Watts and 4 Speakers Total; CD Player No Yes
AP Racing(R) Front Power 288-mm Ventilated Disc and Brembo(R) Rear Power 288-mm Ventilated Disc Brakes No Yes
Audible Warnings Include Belt-Minder(R) Seatbelts Unfastened Yes No
Audio and Navigation Pre-Wiring Yes No
Audio Pre-Wiring No Yes
Automatic Headlights Yes No
Automatic Locking Retractors Yes No
Battery Yes Yes
Battery Saver Yes No
Black Soft Removable Top No Yes
Brembo(R) Front Power 356-mm Vented Disc and Rear Power 300-mm Vented Disc Brakes Yes No
Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin and Trunk Yes No
Color-Keyed Front Carpeted Floor Mats With GT500 Badge Yes No
Color-Keyed Rear Spoiler Yes No
Compass Yes No
Cruise Control Yes No
Crumple Zones Yes Yes
Daytime Running Lights No Yes
Digital Clock Yes No
Drive-By-Wire Control For Throttle No Yes
Driver Airbag No Yes
Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment Yes No
Driver Power Lumbar Support Yes No
Driver Power Seat Adjusts 6 Ways Total Yes No
Dual Body Color Manually Adjustable Exterior Mirrors No Yes
Dual Color-Keyed Power Adjustable Exterior Rearview Mirrors Yes No
Easy Fill(TM) Capless Fuel Filler Yes No
Electronic Brake Force Distribution Yes No
Emergency Fuel Shut-Off Device Yes No
Engine Start Button No Yes
Extended Service Interval For Distributorless Ignition No Yes
Front Air Dam Yes Yes
Front and Rear 3-Point Seatbelts Yes No
Front and Rear Body Color Bumpers No Yes
Front and Rear Color-Keyed Bumpers Yes No
Front Auxiliary Audio Input Jack Yes No
Front Carpeted Floor Mats No Yes
Front Covered Lower Console Storage Located On Floor Yes No
Front Dual Door Mounted Storage Yes No
Front Dual Reclining Sport Bucket Seats With Driver Adjustable Seat Height and Adjustable Headrests Yes No
Front Dual Reclining Sport Bucket Seats With Integral Headrests No Yes
Front Dual Sunvisors Yes Yes
Front Dual Vanity Mirrors Yes No
Front Foglights Yes No
Front Locking Storage Yes No
Front Map Lights Yes No
Front Mud Guards No Yes
Front Outboard 3-Point Seatbelts No Yes
Front Pretensioners No Yes
Front Pretensioners With Force Limiters Yes No
Front SBRP255/40R19 and Rear SBRP285/35R19 Goodyear(R) Eagle F1 Supercar Performance Tires Yes No
Front Side Airbags Yes No
Front Stabilizer Bar No Yes
Glass Rear Window On Convertible Yes No
Glovebox Yes No
GT500 Side Stripes Yes No
Halogen Headlights No Yes
High Intensity Discharge Headlights Yes No
Illuminated Entry Yes No
Independent Double Wishbone Front Suspension With Eibach Coil Springs and Bilstein(R) Gas Charged Shock Absorbers No Yes
Independent Double Wishbone Rear Suspension With Eibach Coil Springs and Bilstein(R) Gas Charged Shock Absorbers No Yes
Independent MacPherson Strut Front Suspension With Coil Springs, Shock Absorbers and Performance Ride Type Yes No
Inflatable Spare Tire Kit Yes Yes
Intermittent Windshield Wipers Yes Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob Yes Yes
L A T C H Yes No
Leather Steering Wheel Yes No
Lip Body Color Trunk Rear Spoiler No Yes
Live Multi-Link Rear Suspension With Coil Springs, Shock Absorbers and Performance Ride Type Yes No
Maintenance Interval Indicator Yes No
Manual Air Conditioning Yes Yes
Metallic Paint (If Selected) Yes No
Momo(R) Leather Steering Wheel No Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft and Door Lock/Unlock No Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Door Lock/Unlock, Illuminated Entry, Panic Alarm and Trunk Yes No
MyColor(TM) 125-Color Interior Accent Ambient Lighting Yes No
MyKey(TM) Vehicle Speed and Audio Volume Limiter Yes No
Oil Cooler Yes No
Oil Gauge Yes No
Panic Alarm Yes No
Passenger Airbag No Yes
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor Activated By Weight Yes No
Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment Yes No
Personal Safety System(R) Includes Pretensioners With Force Limiters, Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment, Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment, Driver Seat Position Sensor and Crash Sensor Yes No
Power Door Locks Yes Yes
Power Rack and Pinion Steering Yes Yes
Power Soft Convertible Top Yes No
Power Windows With Front Dual One-Touch Up and One-Touch Down Yes No
Premium Painted Forged Alloy Wheels, 19-In. X 9.5-In. Yes No
Probax(TM) Cloth Seats No Yes
Racing Stripes Yes No
Radio Antenna Yes Yes
Rear Air Dam Yes Yes
Rear Dual Bucket Seats With Headrests Yes No
Rear Window Defroster Yes No
Remote Trunk Release Located Inside Vehicle Yes No
Roadside Assistance Warranty For 60000-Miles, 60-Months Yes No
Rollover Sensor Yes No
Safety Rollbar Yes No
Satellite Radio Antenna Yes No
SBRP175/55R16 Front and SBRP225/45R17 Rear Yokohama(R) Neova AD07 LTS Performance Tires No Yes
Shaker 500 AM/FM Radio With 500-Watts and 8 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player; Sirius(R) Satellite Radio (Includes 6 Months Of Service, Unavailable In Hawaii and Alaska) Yes No
Shelby GT500 and Cobra Badging Yes No
Side Guard Door Beams Yes Yes
SOS Post Crash Alert System Crash Sensor Unlocks Doors, Turns On Flashers and Sounds Horn Yes No
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls Yes No
Supercharged 5.4-Liter, V8, 32-Valve, DOHC, SEFI Engine; Front Mounted With Horsepower Of 550@6500 and Torque Of 510@5400, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads Yes No
Supercharger With Intercooler Yes No
SYNC(R) Crash Sensor Sends GPS Signal (Requires Paired Wireless Enabled Phone) Yes No
SYNC(R) Telematics Includes Automatic Collision Notification, 911 Assist(TM) Emergency Response, Navigation, Traffic Information, Vehicle Diagnostics and Vehicle Service Reminders (Requires Paired Wireless Enabled Phone; 3-Year Subscription Included For Traffic, Directions and Information Services and Is Subject To Late Availability) Yes No
SYNC(R) Voice Activated Controls For Navigation System, Phone, Audio and Bluetooth(R) Wireless Enabled Devices Yes No
SYNC(R) Wireless Communication Access For Bluetooth(R) Enabled Devices Yes No
Tachometer Yes Yes
Tilt Steering Column Yes No
Tinted Glass No Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes No
Traction Control Yes No
Tremec 6-Speed Manual Transmission With Overdrive Yes No
Trunk Anti-Trap Device Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm and Engine Immobilizer No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm, Anti-Lift Sensor, SecuriLock(R) Engine Immobilizer, Exterior Monitoring and Interior Monitoring Yes No
Vinyl Located On Doors Yes No
Wheel Locks Yes Yes






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