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Vehicle 2016 Chevrolet Corvette 2dr Stingray Cpe w/2LT 1999 Oldsmobile Alero 2dr Cpe GL
15.0 gallon fuel tank No Yes
15" x 6" aluminum wheels No Yes
2.4L (146) DOHC SFI 4-cyl engine No Yes
2LT interior trim seats, console and door armrests in interior color selected Yes No
3.42 transaxle ratio No Yes
3-point front seatbelts w/height adjusters No Yes
3-point rear outboard seatbelts w/child comfort guides, rear center lap belt No Yes
4-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission w/OD No Yes
4-wheel anti-lock brakes No Yes
4-wheel disc brakes No Yes
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Yes No
7-Speed M/T Yes No
8 Cylinder Engine Yes No
ABS Yes No
A/C Yes No
Active handling stability control improves traction and enhances vehicle stability Yes No
Adjustable Steering Wheel Yes No
Air bags, frontal and side-impact, driver and front passenger with Passenger Sensing System (Always use safety belts and the correct child restraint for your child's age and size, even with air bags. See the Owner's Manual or more safety information.) Yes No
Air conditioner w/rear-seat ducts No Yes
Air conditioning, dual-zone automatic climate control with individual climate settings for driver and dedicated passenger controls and outside temperature display Yes No
Air filtration system with pollen filter Yes No
All-speed traction control No Yes
Aluminum Wheels Yes No
AM/FM Stereo Yes No
Antenna, integral, hidden Yes No
**ASTERISK (*) INDICATES EQUIPMENT WHICH IS IN ADDITION TO OR REPLACES BASE MODEL'S STANDARD EQUIPMENT** No Yes
Audio system, Chevrolet MyLink Radio with 8" diagonal color touch-screen, AM/FM stereo with seek-and-scan and digital clock, includes Bluetooth streaming audio for music and select phones; voice-activated technology for radio and phone; featuring Apple CarPlay capability for compatible phone Yes No
Audio system feature, Bose advanced 10-speaker system with bass box Yes No
Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror Yes No
Automatic programmable pwr locks No Yes
Auxiliary Audio Input Yes No
Auxiliary pwr outlet No Yes
Back-Up Camera Yes No
Battery rundown protection No Yes
Bluetooth Connection Yes No
Body-color front/rear fascia w/integral license plate pocket No Yes
Body-color protective side moldings No Yes
Body-color rocker moldings w/integral front/rear mud spats No Yes
Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc Yes No
Brake/transmission shift interlock No Yes
Bucket Seats Yes No
Calipers, Dark Gray Metallic-painted Yes No
Cargo net Yes Yes
Cargo Shade Yes No
Chrome Badge Package Yes No
Chrome Wheels Yes No
City 20/hwy 28 (3.4L engine/4-speed auto trans) No Yes
City 22/hwy 30 (2.4L engine/4-speed auto trans) No Yes
Climate Control Yes No
Cloth Seats Yes No
Composite halogen headlamps No Yes
Console, floor 2 covered cup holders, auxiliary power outlet, USB ports, auxiliary input jack and storage Yes No
Console w/shifter, storage armrest, front/rear cup holders, auxiliary pwr outlet, storage bin, coin holder No Yes
Cooled Front Seat(s) Yes No
Cruise control No Yes
Cruise Control Yes No
Cruise control, electronic with set and resume speed Yes No
Curb View cameras, front Yes No
Day/night rearview mirror w/dual reading lamps No Yes
Daytime running lamps w/automatic headlamp control No Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes No
Defogger, rear-window, electric Yes No
Door locks, power programmable with lockout protection Yes No
Driver Adjustable Lumbar Yes No
Driver Air Bag Yes No
Driver & front passenger air bag inflatable restraint system No Yes
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Yes No
Driver Information Center, color Yes No
Driver-side adjustable lumbar support No Yes
Driver-side covered visor vanity mirror No Yes
Driver Vanity Mirror Yes No
Dual body-color pwr outside mirrors No Yes
Engine, 6.2L (376 ci) V8 DI (455 hp [339.3 kW] @ 6000 rpm, 460 lb-ft of torque [621.0 N-m] @ 4600 rpm) Yes No
Engine access, rear-opening hood Yes No
Engine Immobilizer Yes No
ETR AM/FM stereo w/auto-reverse cassette-inc: seek-scan, automatic tone control, 6-speaker extended range sound system, digital clock No Yes
Exhaust, aluminized stainless-steel with 3" polished stainless-steel tips Yes No
Fixed Bench Seat Yes No
Floor Mats Yes No
Floor mats, carpeted Yes No
Frame, aluminum, structure Yes No
Front door map pockets No Yes
Front/rear carpeted floor mats No Yes
Front Side Air Bag Yes No
Front wheel drive No Yes
Glass, Solar-Ray light-tinted Yes No
Hatch release, push button open Yes No
Headlamps, high intensity discharge (HID), Xenon, LED park and turn signals and Daytime Running Lamps Yes No
Heads-Up Display Yes No
Head-Up Display with color readouts for street mode, track mode with g-meter, vehicle speed, engine rpm Yes No
Heated Front Seat(s) Yes No
Heated Mirrors Yes No
HID headlights Yes No
Illuminated delayed entry/exit lighting No Yes
Independent tri-link rear suspension w/coil springs No Yes
Indicators-inc: low fuel, low oil, low coolant, low washer fluid, cruise control, battery, parking brake, service engine soon No Yes
Instrument panel w/analog gauges-inc: speedometer, tachometer, fuel level, engine coolant temp, trip odometer No Yes
Intermittent Wipers Yes No
Keyless Access with push button start and 2 remote transmitters that enable automatic door unlock and open by touching door switch Yes No
Keyless Entry Yes No
Keyless Start Yes No
Leather Seats Yes No
Leather Steering Wheel Yes No
Lighting, interior with courtesy, cargo and glovebox Yes No
Light pkg-inc: dome lamp, glove box lamp, courtesy lamps, trunk lamp No Yes
Locking/Limited Slip Differential Yes No
Luggage shade Yes No
MacPherson strut front suspension No Yes
Maintenance-free battery w/"easy-jump" terminals No Yes
Memory Package, recalls 2 driver "presets" for 8-way power seat, outside mirrors and tilt/telescoping steering column Yes No
Microchip encoded key PASSLock II vehicle theft-deterrent system No Yes
Mirror, inside rearview auto-dimming, frameless Yes No
Mirror Memory Yes No
Mirrors, outside heated power-adjustable and driver-side auto-dimming, body- color Yes No
MP3 Player Yes No
M/T Yes No
Multi-Zone A/C Yes No
Navigation from Telematics Yes No
Oil life monitoring system Yes No
OnStar Basic Plan for 5 years including limited RemoteLink mobile app services, Advanced Diagnostics and Dealer Maintenance Notification (Basic Plan available for 5 years from the date of vehicle delivery, and is transferable. Does not include Emergency, Security or Navigation services.) Yes No
OnStar Guidance plan for 6 months including Automatic Crash Response, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Roadside Assistance, Turn-by-Turn Navigation, Advanced Diagnostics and more (trial excludes Hands-Free Calling) (Service not available with a ship-to of Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands. Visit www.onstar.com for coverage map, details and system limitations. Services may vary by model and conditions.) Yes No
OnStar with 4G LTE and built-in Wi-Fi hotspot to connect to the internet at 4G LTE speeds, includes 3GB or 3 months OnStar Data Trial (whichever comes first) (Available 4G LTE Wi-Fi requires compatible mobile device, active OnStar subscription and data plan after trial.) Yes No
P215/60SR15 all-season SBR BSW tires No Yes
Passenger Adjustable Lumbar Yes No
Passenger Air Bag Yes No
Passenger Air Bag Sensor Yes No
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Yes No
Passenger Vanity Mirror Yes No
Perforated Mulan leather seating surfaces Yes No
Power Door Locks Yes No
Power Driver Seat Yes No
Power Mirror(s) Yes No
Power Passenger Seat Yes No
Power Steering Yes No
Power Windows Yes No
Premium Sound System Yes No
Premium Synthetic Seats Yes No
Pulse wiper system w/wet-arm No Yes
Pwr variable effort rack & pinion steering No Yes
Pwr windows w/driver-side express down No Yes
Rear axle, 3.42 ratio, limited slip Yes No
Rear child-security door locks No Yes
Rear Defrost Yes No
Rear Parking Aid Yes No
Rear Vision Camera Yes No
Rear wheel drive Yes No
Rear Wheel Drive Yes No
Rear-window grid antenna No Yes
Reclining cloth contour front bucket seats w/pwr height adjustment No Yes
Remote deck-lid release No Yes
Remote Engine Start Yes No
Remote Trunk Release Yes No
Roof panel, carbon fiber, painted body-color, removable Yes No
Satellite Radio Yes No
Seat adjusters, driver and passenger 8-way Yes No
Seat adjusters, power bolster and power lumbar Yes No
Seatback map pockets No Yes
Seats, GT bucket Yes No
Seats, heated and vented driver and passenger Yes No
Security System Yes No
Side window defoggers No Yes
SiriusXM Satellite Radio is standard on nearly all 2016 GM models. Enjoy a 3-month All Access trial subscription with over 150 channels including commercial-free music, plus sports, news and entertainment. Plus listening on the app and online is included, so you'll hear the best SiriusXM has to offer, anywhere life takes you. Welcome to the world of SiriusXM. (SiriusXM subscription extended to a full year. IMPORTANT: The SiriusXM Satellite Radio trial package is not provided on vehicles that are ordered for Fleet Daily Rental ("FDR") use. If you decide to continue service after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew thereafter and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel you must call us at 1-866-635-2349. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. All fees and programming subject to change.) Yes No
Smart Device Integration Yes No
Soft-Ray tinted windows No Yes
Split Bench Seat Yes No
Split-folding rear seatback w/trunk pass-through No Yes
Stability Control Yes No
Steel Wheels Yes No
Steering column, power tilt and telescopic Yes No
Steering, power, speed-sensitive rack-and-pinion, variable ratio Yes No
Steering wheel, 3-spoke leather-wrapped, flat-bottom Yes No
Steering Wheel Audio Controls Yes No
Steering wheel controls, audio, voice recognition and Driver Information Center Yes No
Steering wheel w/integral cruise control switches/tilt adjustable column No Yes
Storage, with electric locking glovebox, behind screen storage, center console and rear compartment with cover Yes No
Suspension, 4-wheel independent Yes No
Telematics Yes No
Theft-deterrent system, body security content and unauthorized entry electrical Yes No
Theft-deterrent system, vehicle, push button start, immobilizer and audible visual alarm Yes No
Tires - Front Performance Yes No
Tires, P245/40ZR18 front and P285/35ZR19 rear, performance, summer-only, run flat (Do not use summer only tires in winter conditions, as it would adversely affect vehicle safety, performance and durability. Use only GM-approved tire and wheel combinations. Unapproved combinations may change the vehicle's performance characteristics. For important tire and wheel information, see your dealer for a copy of the vehicle's owner's manual.) Yes No
Tires - Rear Performance Yes No
Traction Control Yes No
Traction control, all-speed Yes No
Transmission, 7-speed manual with Active Rev Matching Yes No
Universal Garage Door Opener Yes No
Universal Home Remote includes garage door opener, 3-channel programmable, located on driver visor Yes No
Vinyl Seats Yes No
Visors, driver and passenger illuminated vanity mirrors Yes No
Wall-to-wall cut pile floor carpeting No Yes
Warning chimes-inc: seat belts, headlamps-on, key-in-ignition, turn-signal-on, parking-brake-on, check-gauges No Yes
Wheels, Silver-painted aluminum, 18" x 8.5" (45.7 cm x 21.6 cm), front and 19" x 10.0 " (48.3 cm x 25.4 cm), rear Yes No
WiFi Hotspot Yes No
Windows, power with driver and passenger Express-Down/Up Yes No
Wipers, front intermittent Yes No
Zoned electric rear window defogger No Yes






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