New 2016 Chevrolet Malibu is getting a well-deserved redesign. This mid-size sedan will be a great choice if you are in the market for a new family car.
EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
Chevrolet will not disappoint with the styling of their new model. The overall design of the exterior will be sporty and modern. New model will be lighter than before, contributing to the better fuel efficiency and improved performance. Some of the changes that will be visible from the outside include a redesigned wide split grille, slimmer taillights, and a revised trunk lid. Many amazing improvements will be seen on the interior of the new model as well. The cabin will be more spacious and comfortable than ever before. Chevrolet will also include many modern technological features that will make the new 2016 Chevrolet Malibu more user-friendly and increase its level of safety. Those features include a 7-inch touch screen, 6-speaker audio system, forward collision alert, lane keep assist, rear cross traffic alert, front pedestrian alert, automatic parking assist, and many more.
2016 CHEVROLET MALIBU ENGINE
There will be a couple of options for the engine of the new 2016 Chevrolet Malibu. The first one will be a 1.5-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that will be capable of delivering 160 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. This unit will be a nice improvement in fuel efficiency from the previous engine. It will deliver 27 mpg in the city and 37 mpg on the highway. The second option will be a 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that will be able to produce 250 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. This unit will be paired to an 8-speed automatic transmission system. It will return 22 mpg in the city and up to 32 mpg on the highway. Chevrolet will also offer a hybrid version of their new model. This will most likely be a 1.8-liter 4-cylinder engine combined with a 1.5 kW lithium-ion battery.
RELEASE DATE AND EXPECTED PRICE
If you are interested in the new 2016 Chevrolet Malibu, you will not have to wait a lot longer. This great sedan is expected to be released towards the end of 2015. The price tag will be anywhere between $22,500 and $31,795, depending on which trim level you choose.