The 2018 Chevrolet Malibu is larger, more technological and more efficient than ever before. With its all new power-trains and technologies it appears is finally ready to take on the competition from Ford Fusion, Honda Accord and the Toyota Camry. At the New York auto show press preview the Chevrolet Malibu and the new Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid made their appearance was sharper and sleeker styling. On the press preview they said “Malibu is the midsize car that we’we designed to shatter expectations and supplies those customers who believe that midsize sedans are planned and devoid of performance and technology”.
The new interpretation of the Chevrolet face is crisper and more refined, side creases nuanced in a way that’s more graceful than before and the rear three quarter view almost reads like a rear wheel drive car it just looks more balanced in the Malibu who it replaces. The Malibu is heavily redesigned and that elevates ti’s look to a whole new level. The Malibu is also longer and lighter with more interior space and improved fuel efficiency, it wheelbase have been stretched close to four inches and it is nearly 300 pound lighter than the current model.
Inside 2018 Chevrolet Malibu, more room can be found as a result with over an inch more leg room in the rear seat cabin as well as upfront with the familiar dual cockpit dash design. The Interior of the Malibu also gets a new center stack, controls are laid out more intuitively and a new 7-inch infotainment touch screen is standard on LS models and up. Standard is well up too with 10 standard airbags and an available feature driver assistance like: forward collision alert, rear cross traffic alert and automatic parking assist.
2018 Chevrolet Malibu Engine
The big news comes from under the hood with amount who comes directly in the line with Ford Fusion power-trains. Standard will be 1.5-Liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine with a power output of 160 horsepower and as much as 37 mpg highway. This engine comes with a six speed automatic transmission. For those who wanting more power a 2.0-Liter turbocharged four-cylinder is available with 250 horsepower and an all new eight speed automatic transmission.
2018 Chevrolet Malibu Price
The 2018 Chevrolet Malibu fill be offered in L, LS, LT and premier trim as well as a hybrid model. Additional model and trim details will be announced closer to start a production. Malibu Price is going between $23,290 and $31,305.