Upcoming 2012 Cars Chevrolet Malibu Preview with Specification and prices
Chevy is at it once again. This time they are redesigning their Malibu by making it roomier and increasing fuel efficiency. You can expect to see the newest Malibu this coming January (2011) at the North American International Auto Show, which is being held in Detroit, Michigan.
Chevrolet Malibu Performance Specifications
For those looking for power, Chevrolet has decided to only put 6-cylinder engines in their Upcoming 2012 Cars Malibu’s. There will not be a 4-cylinder model. With a battery supported electric mechanism for the motor, you can expect almost a 50% increase in fuel mileage over other 3.6 liter V-6’s. You may also hear this called a dual-mode mechanism.
Chevrolet Malibu Price Speculation
Chevrolet is expected to announce a base price of about $22,500 for this car, with about $30,000 being the average selling price with all the options that most people desire.
The 2011 Chevrolet Malibu ranks 5 out of 21 Affordable Midsize Cars. This ranking is based on our analysis of 72 published reviews and test drives of the Chevrolet Malibu, and our analysis of reliability and safety data.
Though the Chevrolet Malibu is an excellent family car, it competes in a competitive class. By doing some comparison shopping, you may find an even better car that costs less.
2009 Chevrolet Malibu LTZ
“The Malibu has rewritten the segment rules by giving customers a refined, value-packed car that is also drop-dead gorgeous,” said Ed Peper, Chevrolet general manager. “With Malibu retail sales up more than 100 percent in the first quarter of ’08, it’s clear that Chevrolet’s commitment to expressive cars is paying off.
Chevrolet Malibu Car Specifications
Model: Chevrolet Malibu
Category: Midsize family cars
Configuration size: 2199 ccm (134.18 cubic inches)
Fuel type: Gasoline
Fuel city driving: 9.8 litres/100 km (24.00 miles per gallon)
Fuel mixed driving: 8.7 litres/100 km (27.01 miles per gallon)
Fuel highway driving: 7.4 litres/100 km (32.00 miles per gallon)
Drive: Front wheels
Transmission: Automatic, 4-speed