2018 Chevrolet Malibu Features & Specs

Overview

Overview
Starting MSRP: $25,125
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Starting MSRP: $30,975
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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic6-speed shiftable automatic9-speed shiftable automatic
Drive Trainfront wheel drivefront wheel drivefront wheel drive
Cylindersinline 4inline 4inline 4
Combined MPG303026
Total Seating555
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.

Drive Train

Drive Train
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
Drive typefront wheel drivefront wheel drivefront wheel drive
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic6-speed shiftable automatic9-speed shiftable automatic

Fuel & MPG

Fuel & MPG
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)27/36 mpg27/36 mpg22/33 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)426.6/568.8 mi.426.6/568.8 mi.347.6/521.4 mi.
Fuel tank capacity15.8 gal.15.8 gal.15.8 gal.
Combined MPG303026
Fuel typeregular unleadedregular unleadedpremium unleaded (recommended)

Engine

Engine
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
Torque184 ft-lbs. @ 2500 rpm184 ft-lbs. @ 2500 rpm260 ft-lbs. @ 2000 rpm
Base engine size1.5 L1.5 L2.0 L
Horsepower160 hp @ 5700 rpm160 hp @ 5700 rpm250 hp @ 5300 rpm
Turning circle37.0 ft.37.0 ft.37.0 ft.
Valves161616
direct injectionyesyesyes
Base engine typegasgasgas
Valve timingVariableVariableVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Cylindersinline 4inline 4inline 4

Safety

Safety
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
2 rear headrestsyesyesyes
dual front and dual rear side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
Rear door child safety locksyesyesyes
emergency braking preparationyesyesyes
Turn signal mirrorsyesnoyes
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
engine immobilizeryesyesyes
Rear center 3-point beltyesyesyes
post-collision safety systemyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesyesyes
stability controlyesyesyes
Emergency braking assistyesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyesyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyesyesyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
dusk sensing headlampsyesyesyes
auto delay off headlampsyesyesyes
tire pressure monitoringyesyesyes
traction controlyesyesyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyesyesyes

Packages

Packages
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
Convenience Package 2yesyesno
Convenience and Technology Packageyesnono
Appearance Packageyesnoyes
Sun and Wheels Packageyesnono
Leather Packageyesnono
Redline Editionyesnono
Driver Confidence Packageyesnoyes
Portable Media Connectivity Packageyesyesyes
Sport Packageyesnono
Weather Protection Packageyesyesno
Interior Protection Packageyesyesyes
Convenience Package 1noyesno
Driver Confidence Package IInonoyes
Premier Sun and Wheel Packagenonoyes

In-Car Entertainment

In-Car Entertainment
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
3 Months of provided satellite radio serviceyesnoyes
AM/FM stereoyesyesyes
speed sensitive volume controlyesyesyes
auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlyesyesyes
satellite radio satellite radioyesnoyes
USB connectionyesyesyes
6 total speakersyesyesno
Bose premium brand speakersnonoyes
9 total speakersnonoyes

Comfort & Convenience

Comfort & Convenience
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
Air conditioningyesyesno
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelyesyesyes
front seatback storageyesyesyes
cruise controlyesyesyes
keyless ignitionyesyesyes
turn signal in mirrorsyesnoyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyesnoyes
front and rear cupholdersyesyesyes
front and rear door pocketsyesyesyes
electric power steeringyesyesyes
rear view camerayesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
interior air filtrationyesyesyes
Dual vanity mirrorsnoyesno
leather steering wheelnonoyes
Climate controlnonoyes
Sun sensornonoyes
electrochromatic inside rearview mirrornonoyes
Cargo floor matsnonoyes
heated steering wheelnonoyes

Power Feature

Power Feature
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
hands-free entryyesyesyes
4 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes

Interior Options

Interior Options
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
Collapsible Cargo Area Organizeryesyesyes
Sport Pedal Kityesyesyes
Stainless Steel Door Sill Platesyesnono
Carpeted Floor Matsyesyesno
Cargo Netyesyesyes
All-Weather Floor Matsyesyesyes
Cargo Matyesyesyes
Chevrolet MyLink Radio w/Navigationyesnono

Instrumentation

Instrumentation
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
clockyesyesyes
compassyesyesyes
external temperature displayyesyesyes
trip computeryesyesyes
tachometeryesyesyes

Front Seats

Front Seats
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
premium clothyesyesno
Front head room39.1 in.39.1 in.39.1 in.
bucket front seatsyesyesyes
height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar supportyesnoyes
Front shoulder room58.5 in.58.5 in.58.5 in.
8 -way power driver seatyesnoyes
Front leg room42.0 in.42.0 in.42.0 in.
Front hip room54.1 in.54.1 in.54.1 in.
6 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesyesno
6 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsnoyesno
2 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentnonoyes
multi-level heating driver seatnonoyes
ventilated driver seatnonoyes
ventilated passenger seatnonoyes
leathernonoyes
multi-level heating passenger seatnonoyes
Passenger seat with power adjustable lumbar supportnonoyes
6 -way power passenger seatnonoyes

Rear Seats

Rear Seats
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
Rear head room37.5 in.37.5 in.37.5 in.
Rear hip Room53.4 in.53.4 in.53.4 in.
Rear leg room38.1 in.38.1 in.38.1 in.
Rear shoulder room57.1 in.57.1 in.57.1 in.
rear ventilation ductsyesnoyes
Split-folding rear seatbackyesyesyes
folding center armrestyesyesyes

Exterior Options

Exterior Options
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
Decal Package 03yesnoyes
Front License Plate Bracketyesyesyes
Dark Chrome Horizontal Leading Edge Grilleyesyesyes
Custom Molded Front and Rear Splash Guardsyesyesyes
Decal Package 07yesnoyes
Wheel Locksyesyesyes
Black Bowtieyesnoyes
18" Aluminum Wheelsyesnono
Power Sunroofyesnono
Gloss Black Grilleyesnoyes
Crystal Claret Red Horizontal Leading Edge Grilleyesyesyes
Alternate Finish Mirror Capsyesnoyes

Measurements

Measurements
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
Length193.8 in.193.8 in.193.8 in.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place15.8 cu.ft.15.8 cu.ft.15.8 cu.ft.
Height57.6 in.57.6 in.57.6 in.
EPA interior volume118.7 cu.ft.118.7 cu.ft.118.7 cu.ft.
Wheel base111.4 in.111.4 in.111.4 in.
Width73.0 in.73.0 in.73.0 in.

Colors

Colors
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
Exterior Colors
  • Iridescent Pearl Tricoat
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Blue Velvet Metallic
  • Nightfall Gray Metallic
  • Pepperdust Metallic
  • Mosaic Black Metallic
  • Cajun Red Tintcoat
  • Arctic Blue Metallic
  • Sandy Ridge Metallic
  • Summit White
  • Summit White
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Blue Velvet Metallic
  • Nightfall Gray Metallic
  • Mosaic Black Metallic
  • Summit White
  • Iridescent Pearl Tricoat
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Blue Velvet Metallic
  • Nightfall Gray Metallic
  • Pepperdust Metallic
  • Mosaic Black Metallic
  • Cajun Red Tintcoat
  • Arctic Blue Metallic
  • Sandy Ridge Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Jet Black, leather
  • Jet Black, premium cloth
  • Dark Atmosphere/Medium Ash Gray, premium cloth
  • Dark Atmosphere/Medium Ash Gray, leather
  • Dark Atmosphere/Loft Brown, leather
  • Jet Black, premium cloth
  • Dark Atmosphere/Medium Ash Gray, premium cloth
  • Dark Atmosphere/Medium Ash Gray, leather
  • Dark Atmosphere/Loft Brown, leather
  • Jet Black, leather

Tires & Wheels

Tires & Wheels
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
inside mounted spare tireyesyesno
17 x 8.0 in. wheelsyesnono
temporary spare tireyesyesno
All season tiresyesyesyes
P225/55R17 tiresyesnono
alloy wheelsyesyesyes
P205/65R16 tiresnoyesno
16 x 7.5 in. wheelsnoyesno
P245/45R18 tiresnonoyes
18 x 8.0 in. wheelsnonoyes

Suspension

Suspension
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryesyesyes

Warranty

Warranty
Starting MSRP: $25,125
Starting MSRP: $23,225
Starting MSRP: $30,975
Free Maintenance2 yr./ 24000 mi.2 yr./ 24000 mi.2 yr./ 24000 mi.
Basic3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Rust6 yr./ 100000 mi.6 yr./ 100000 mi.6 yr./ 100000 mi.
Roadside5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.

Inventory

Inventory
Starting MSRP: $25,125
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Starting MSRP: $30,975
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