2018 Chevrolet Malibu
Car-buying experiences can often be frustrating. You’re looking for the most powerful engines, but also great fuel-economy. You want space, but you don’t want to skimp on style. Getting all of these in one vehicle might seem impossible.
The 2018 Chevrolet Malibu is a pleasant surprise to those out shopping for the perfect vehicle. With a $21,680 starting MSRP, customers are also astonished at the value! The Malibu offers so much in style, space, powertrain, technology, and safety.
The 2018 Chevrolet Malibu offers the toughness and reliability of other popular Chevrolet models, but it adds comfort and style to your day to day commute. It’s both powerful and fuel-efficient. How many other car brands can say the same? Wouldn’t it be exciting to own a car that is not your typical sedan, but one that can offer luxury and peace of mind?
The price itself is something to be excited about. We have so many affordable cars here at Carl Black Chevrolet of Orlando. Our highly qualified, professional staff looks forward to helping you pick out and test drive the vehicle that speaks to you!
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The all-new 2018 Chevrolet Malibu offers so many new safety and technology features. This includes all-new Driver Assistance Systems featuring a comprehensive suite of new advancements. These include a full complement of airbags with an enhanced airbag sensing system, a high-strength steel safety cage, rear cross traffic alert, front/rear park assist, lane keep assist with lane departure warning, front pedestrian braking, adaptive cruise control, a rear vision camera, and the Teen Driver System.
If that isn’t enough, keep in mind that the LED daytime running lamps, LED tail lamps, steering wheel mounted controls, low speed forward automatic braking, and lane change alert are all fully-equipped to aid you, or anyone one else driving your vehicle in remaining safe on the road.
The 2018 Chevrolet Malibu also has all-new technology, connectivity, and convenience features. These features are either standard or available with upgrades including the following: 4G LTE Wi-Fi from OnStar, multiple USB ports, wireless charging capabilities, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, the Chevrolet MyLink infotainment system, and compatibility with the MyChevrolet Mobile App. This also includes a six-speaker audio system, keyless entry, push-button start, and Chevrolet’s Rear Seat Reminder.
The 2018 Chevrolet Malibu is touted as the most powerful and efficient Malibu ever. There are three new powertrains to choose from. The gasoline models of the 2018 Chevrolet Malibu include the 1.5-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine and the 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine.
These engines purr, and they are still quite economical. Even with all of the power these engines produce, the fuel efficiency ratings are staggering. The 1.5-liter engine gets up to 160 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. It’s EPA rated at 27 mpg/city and 36 mpg/highway. This comes with the 6-speed automatic transmission.
The 2.0-liter engine gets up to 250 horsepower with 260 pound-feet of torque; It’s EPA rated at 22 mpg/city and 32 mpg/highway. That comes with a 9-speed automatic transmission. The Hybrid gives you a 1.8-liter hybrid 4-cylinder engine, 124 horsepower and 129 pound-feet of torque. This option is EPA rated at an unbelievable 49 mpg/city and 43 mpg/highway.
The Chevrolet Malibu has always stood out as a popular choice for well-rounded mid-size cars. It’s always had a distinctive look, but now it really stands apart from the rest. The 2018 model years affords even more color options, and now with the exciting new premium of the Redline Edition package, critics consider it the best-looking Malibu ever. They love the popular new color: Sandy Ridge Metallic. It’s unique and gives the Malibu a more street-smart, urban look.
The look is now even more distinctive and screams luxury and not just run-of-the-mill sedan. The new premier look is snazzy. It has that ritzy feel that you usually only get with high-end luxury sedans. Its new face includes an elegant black front, and a black and red nameplate badge. It’s a nice-looking car front to back with its unmistakable rear Chevrolet bowties. The all-new black-painted look on its aluminum wheels, grille, and mirror patch give it a feel of modern sophistication. The Malibu’s new look is young, hip and chic; it is not your grandma’s car.
The 2018 Chevrolet Malibu’s dimensions are 194″ L x 73″ W x 58″ H. That is a larger than the average midsize car. This aids in making the passenger volume greater than average as well, so it’s a great choice for those looking for comfort as well as cargo room. The trunk offers even more space for those extra items that need storing.
The Malibu’s interior is comfortable and quiet, and the front and back are very roomy. There is enough room for two adults in front and three in back. Seating upgrades allow for even more comfort with heated and ventilated front seats. This ensures that everyone riding with you is as comfortable as you are in the driver’s seat. It’s often a complaint when buying sedans, that there is very little leg-room and not enough head-room.
With the extra head-room comes even more comfort and great visibility for you and all of your passengers. With these extremely comfortable seating upgrades, it’s obvious Chevrolet had the needs of the consumer in mind. The power-adjustable seating ensures that the driver is always comfortable and happy. And when it comes to space, nothing beats the extra leg-room with an above-average 38.1 inches of legroom making it very adult friendly.
And last but not least, Chevrolet knows that cargo room is a great concern. That’s why the 2018 Chevrolet Malibu now has a 15.8-cubic-foot trunk, which is deep and spacious. Folding the rear seat allows you to haul extra-large items.