2005 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx LT 4dr Hatchback (3.5L 6cyl 4A)
Reluctant to purchase a domestic car after years of owning Toyotas. Couldn't pass up the incentives. Surprising so, it's a much better car than I expected. It handles well, is quiet, a much better looking interior than the bland Toyotas, and it's very versitle when it comes to hauling those Saturday morning purchases. Only time will tell if the quality has improved over my last Chevy's, I sure hope so. But it's still a good feeling to be back in Chevy's, a good old USA product.
Unique rear compartment options, extra large back seating, styling sets it apart from other clones, and a rather clean looking instrument panel and interior design.
Get rid of rear set overhead window, not much use to owner. Add a roof rack as an option. Card holder OK, but windows smear up when using it. Add back transmission dipstick.