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Vehicle 2013 MINI Cooper Roadster Base 2014 Porsche Boxster S
1488-lb Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating Yes No
1.6-Liter, I4, 16-Valve, DOHC, SEFI Engine; Front/Transverse Mounted With Horsepower Of 121@6000, Torque Of 118@4250, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Head Yes No
1786-lb Front Gross Axle Weight Rating Yes No
2 Front Power Outlets Yes No
3241-Lb Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Yes No
340-Amp/Hour 70 Cold Cranking Amp Battery No Yes
3.4-Liter, H6, 24-Valve, DOHC, DI Engine; Mid/Longitudinal Mounted With Horsepower Of 315@6700, Torque Of 266@4500, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads No Yes
3649-Lb Gross Vehicle Weight Rating No Yes
3 Front Power Outlets No Yes
480-Amp/Hour 55 Cold Cranking Amp Battery Yes No
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes Yes Yes
507-Lb Payload Package Yes No
6-Speed Manual Transmission With Overdrive Yes Yes
739-Lb Payload Package No Yes
Alloy Wheels Front 16-in. X 6.5-in. and Rear 16-in. X 6.5-in. Yes No
Alloy Wheels Front 19-in. X 8-in. and Rear 19-in. X 9.5-in. No Yes
AM/FM Radio Seek, Scan, Speed Sensitive Volume and 6 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player Yes No
AM/FM Radio Seek, Scan, Speed Sensitive Volume and 7 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player No Yes
Automatic/Delayed Locking and Automatic Headlights Yes No
Automatic Headlights No Yes
Automatic Headlights With Automatic Off and Time Delay Yes No
Automatic Headlights With Automatic On/Off No Yes
Automatic High/Low Beam Control Single Complex Surface Halogen Headlights Yes No
Automatic Release Parking Brake No Yes
Auxiliary Audio Input Jack Yes Yes
Battery Saver Yes No
Bi-Xenon High Intensity Discharge Headlights With Automatic Leveling No Yes
Brake Assistance Yes Yes
Cargo Area Tiedowns Yes No
Cargo Net No Yes
Carpet Located in Passenger Cabin and Cargo Area/Trunk Yes Yes
Chrome Grille, Body Side Moldings, Cladding, Chrome Exterior Door Handles, Chrome Exhaust Pipe, Chrome Side Windows and Chrome Windshield Yes No
Cruise Control Yes Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes Yes
Delayed Power Retention Yes No
Digital Clock Yes Yes
Diversity In-Glass Radio Antenna No Yes
Diversity Radio Antenna Yes No
Driver Airbag Yes Yes
Driver Power Seat Adjusts 2 Ways Total No Yes
Dual Adjustable Seat Height Yes Yes
Dual Body Color Folding Power Adjustable Exterior Rearview Mirrors Yes No
Dual Body Color Folding Power Adjustable Heated Exterior Rearview Mirrors No Yes
Exterior Temperature Gauge Yes Yes
Fixed Hoop Safety Rollbar Yes Yes
Free Scheduled Maintenance for 36 Months or 36000 Miles Yes No
Front No Yes
Front and Rear Body Color Bumpers Yes Yes
Front And Rear Foglights No Yes
front and rear tires P195/55VR16 BSW Run Flat All-Season Yes No
Front Carpeted Floor Mats Yes Yes
Front Cupholders Yes Yes
Front Door Mounted Storage Yes Yes
Front Dual Reclining Bucket Seats Driver Side Adjusts 6 Ways Total, Adjustable Seat Height, Passenger Side Adjusts 6 Ways Total, Adjustable Seat Height and Adjustable Headrests Yes No
Front Dual Reclining Bucket Seats Driver Side Adjusts 6 Ways Total, Adjustable Seat Height, Passenger Side Adjusts 6 Ways Total, Adjustable Seat Height, Integral Headrests and Fold-Down Center Armrest No Yes
Front Illuminated Vanity Mirrors Yes Yes
front P235/40ZR19 BSW Performance and rear P265/40ZR19 BSW Performance tires No Yes
Front Passenger Power Seat Adjusts 2 Ways Total No Yes
Front Power 279-mm Ventilated Disc and Rear Power 259-mm Disc Brakes Yes No
Front Power 330-mm Ventilated Disc and Rear Power 299-mm Ventilated Disc Brakes No Yes
Front Power Windows With Front One-Touch Down No Yes
Front Power Windows With Front One-Touch Up and One-Touch Down Yes No
Front Pretensioners Yes Yes
Front Reading Lights Yes No
Front Side Airbags With Head Protection Yes No
Front Side Head Curtain Airbags No Yes
Front Stabilizer Bar Yes Yes
Front Vanity Mirror Yes Yes
Glass Rear Window on Convertible Yes Yes
Hard Top Yes Yes
Heated Windshield Glass No Yes
Hill Start Control Yes Yes
Illuminated Entry Doors Yes Yes
Independent Multi-Link Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers Yes No
Independent Strut Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers Yes No
Independent Strut Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers and sport Ride Type No Yes
Independent Strut Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers and sport Ride Type No Yes
Interior Air Filter Yes Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob Yes Yes
Leatherette Seats Yes No
Lockable Illuminated Glovebox Yes Yes
Locking Fuel Filler Yes Yes
Locking Pickup Truck Tailgate Yes No
Manual Air Conditioning Yes Yes
Memory Device Reader Yes No
metal-look Center Floor Console, cloth Headliner, metal-look Instrument Panel, leather/aluminum Shift Knob and leather Steering Wheel No Yes
metal-look Doors, metal-look Instrument Panel, leatherette Shift Knob and leather Steering Wheel Yes No
MP3 Player Yes Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Convertible Top, Door Lock/Unlock, Perimeter Lighting, Tailgate/Liftgate and Trunk/Decklid No Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Door Lock/Unlock, Perimeter Lighting, Power Windows, Tailgate/Liftgate and Trunk/Decklid Yes No
Oil Cooler No Yes
Oil Pressure and Temperature Gauge No Yes
Passenger Airbag Yes Yes
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor Yes Yes
Perimeter Lighting Activated Via Remote Yes Yes
Power Door Locks Operated Via Key and Remote With Automatic Locking Yes No
Power Door Locks Operated Via Remote No Yes
Power Electric Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering Yes Yes
Power Tailgate/Liftgate or Trunk/Decklid Lock/Unlock Via Multi-Function Remote Yes No
Power Tailgate/Liftgate or Trunk/Decklid Lock/Unlock Via Multi-Function Remote and Interior Switch No Yes
Radio Anti-Theft Yes Yes
Rear Stabilizer Bar Yes Yes
Rear Window Defroster Yes Yes
Remote Trunk/Decklid Release Located Inside Vehicle and On Multi-Function Remote No Yes
Remote Trunk/Decklid Release Located On Multi-Function Remote Yes No
Retractable Rear Spoiler Yes Yes
Roadside Assistance Warranty for 48-Months, 50,000-Miles No Yes
Roadside Assistance Warranty for 48-Months, Unlimited Miles, Yes No
Run Flat Tires Tires Yes No
Seatback Storage Pockets Yes No
Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags Yes Yes
Service Interval Indicator For Brake Wear Yes No
Service Interval Indicator For Brake Wear and Oil Level No Yes
Side Guard Door Beams Yes Yes
Spare Tire Credit/Delete Yes Yes
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio and Cruise Control Yes No
Tachometer Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column Yes Yes
Temperature Controlled Storage Cools Glovebox Yes No
Tilt Steering Column Yes Yes
Tinted Glass Yes Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes Yes
Traction Control Controlled by Engine Management Yes Yes
Trip Computer With Trip Odometer Yes Yes
Trunk/Interior Load Area Light Yes Yes
ULEV II Emissions Yes Yes
Universal Garage Door Opener No Yes
Valet Lockout Yes Yes
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm and Engine Immobilizer No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Engine Immobilizer Yes No
Vehicle Speed Sensing Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers Yes No
Vehicle Stability Control System Yes Yes
Voice Activated Controls For Bluetooth(R) Wireless Enabled Devices Yes Yes
Warning Lights Include Coolant Temperature, Door Ajar, Electrical System, Key-In-Ignition, Low Coolant, Low Fuel, Low Washer Fluid and Oil Pressure Yes No
Warning Lights Include Coolant Temperature, Electrical System, Headlights-On, Key-In-Ignition, Low Fuel, Low Washer Fluid, Oil Low and Oil Pressure No Yes
Wheel Locks No Yes
Wind Deflector For Convertibles Yes No
Wireless Communication Access For Bluetooth Enabled Devices with Bluetooth Streaming Audio Yes No






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