Compare 2023 Chevrolet Malibu specifications by trim levels

Malibu is a 5-seat Wagon from Chevrolet, which first hit the market back in 1999.

With the price tag ranging from $24,700 to $31,500, the Chevrolet Malibu faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Buick LaCrosse, Buick Regal, Chrysler 200, Dodge Avenger.

Overview

Wheels

Bulb Size

The Chevrolet Malibu has a maximum towing capacity of 1000 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The Chevrolet Malibu boasts the average fuel economy anywhere of 36 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 73.00mm x 194.20mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2023 Chevrolet Malibu

  • Fuel Tank: 15.8 gal

  • Wheelbase: 111.4 in

  • MPG: 29 city/36 hwy

  • Engine: 1.5L I-4

  • Towing capacity: 1000 lbs

  • Curb: 3135 lbs

  • Passenger capacity: 5

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 194.2 x 73 x 57.3



2023 Chevrolet Malibu Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Chevrolet Malibu is offered in 4 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Chevrolet Malibu safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Chevrolet Malibu specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.

Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style Wagon

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Engine 1.5L I-4 DOHC

    • Horsepower 160 hp @ 1937

    • Torque 184 lb-ft. @ 2,500

    • Charge system intercooled turbo

    • Transmission 2-spd CVT w/OD

    • Dimensions

    • Length 194.2 in

    • Width 73 in

    • Height 57.3 in

    • Wheelbase 111.4 in

    • Curb Weight 3135 lbs

    • Towing capacity 1000 lbs

    • Turning radius 18.5 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Luggage capacity 15.7 ft

    • Cargo capacity 15.7 cu.ft

    • Seats 5

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 15.8 gal

    • City 29 mpg

    • Combined 33 mpg

    • Highway 36 mpg

    • Highway range 568.8 mi

    • WARRANTY

    • Basic Warranty 36/36,000 mths/miles



Specifications

LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

RS 4dr Sedan

1LT 4dr Sedan

2LT 4dr Sedan

Exterior length
194.2 in 194.2 in 194.2 in 194.2 in
Exterior body width
73.0 in 73.0 in 73.0 in 73.0 in
Exterior height
57.3 in 57.3 in 57.3 in 57.3 in
Horsepower
160 hp 160 hp 160 hp 160 hp
Torque
184 lb-ft. 184 lb-ft. 184 lb-ft. 184 lb-ft.
Curb weight
3135 lbs 3135 lbs 3159 lbs 3223 lbs
Wheelbase
111.4 in 111.4 in 111.4 in 111.4 in
Turning radius
18.5 '' 18.5 '' 18.5 '' 18.5 ''
Front legroom
41.5 in 41.5 in 41.5 in 41.5 in
Rear legroom
38.1 in 38.1 in 38.1 in 38.1 in
Front headroom
39 in 39 in 39 in 39 in
Rear headroom
38 in 38 in 38 in 38 in
Front hip room
54 in 54 in 54 in 54 in
Rear hip room
53 in 53 in 53 in 53 in
Front shoulder room
59 in 59 in 59 in 59 in
Rear shoulder room
57 in 57 in 57 in 57 in
Fuel tank
15.8 gal. 15.8 gal. 15.8 gal. 15.8 gal.

Interior Features

LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

RS 4dr Sedan

1LT 4dr Sedan

2LT 4dr Sedan

Air conditioning, front
manual manual dual zone automatic dual zone automatic
Clock
in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display
Cupholders
front front front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim
urethane urethane urethane leather
12V DC power outlet
1 1 1 1
Overhead console
mini mini mini mini
Floor console
full full full full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power power power power
Rear windows
power power power power
1-touch window up
driver driver
1-touch window down
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Instrumentation
analog analog analog digital/analog
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
day-night day-night day-night auto-dimming day-night
Remote trunk release
power power power power
Seatback storage pockets
1 1 1 2
Steering wheel material
urethane leather/metal-look urethane leather/metal-look

Exterior Features

LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

RS 4dr Sedan

1LT 4dr Sedan

2LT 4dr Sedan

Antenna
integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof
Body material
fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim
black w/chrome accents black w/chrome surround black w/chrome accents black w/chrome accents
Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
trunk trunk trunk trunk
Tinted windows
light light light light
Rear window type
fixed fixed fixed fixed
Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote w/tilt down
Sunroof
1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Spoiler
lip lip lip lip
Wheels
16 silver aluminum 18 machined w/painted accents aluminum 17 machined w/painted accents aluminum 19 machined w/painted accents aluminum
Spare tire and wheel
compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel

Seats

LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

RS 4dr Sedan

1LT 4dr Sedan

2LT 4dr Sedan

Front seat type
bucket bucket bucket bucket
Standard seating
5 5 5 5
Front driver seat direction controls
6-way 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls
6-way 6-way 6-way 6-way power
Lumbar support
driver driver driver and passenger
Front armrests
center center center center
Front head restraints
adjustable adjustable adjustable adjustable
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Memory
driver
Rear seats
60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench
Rear head restraints
2 - adjustable 2 - adjustable 2 - adjustable 2 - adjustable
Seat trim
premium cloth premium cloth premium cloth leather
Cooled front seats
driver and passenger

Entertainment System

LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

RS 4dr Sedan

1LT 4dr Sedan

2LT 4dr Sedan

Radio
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
Speakers
6 6 6 9 Bose
Navigation system
yes with voice activation
1st row LCD screen
1 1 1 2
Equalizer
automatic automatic automatic automatic

Safety and Security Features

LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

RS 4dr Sedan

1LT 4dr Sedan

2LT 4dr Sedan

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front front front front
Headlights
halogen halogen halogen LED low beam
Exterior light control
auto on/off auto on/off auto on/off auto on/off
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Parking assist
Rear Park Assist Rear Park Assist Rear Park Assist Rear Park Assist
Airbags, knee protection
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Lane departure warning
Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning
In-Vehicle Assistance Service
OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable
Automatic Crash Response (airbags and/or sensors)
OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable
Emergency Services
OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable
Crisis Assist
OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable
Stolen Vehicle Assistance
OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable
Remote Door Unlock
OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable
Roadside Assistance
OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable
Remote Horn and Lights
OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable
Hands-Free Calling
OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable
Vehicle Diagnostics
OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable

Mechanical Features

LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

RS 4dr Sedan

1LT 4dr Sedan

2LT 4dr Sedan

Engine
1.5L I-4 1.5L I-4 1.5L I-4 1.5L I-4
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering
rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion
Suspension tuning
regular regular regular regular
Front suspension type
strut strut strut strut
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil coil coil
Rear suspension type
multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil coil coil
Electronic stability system
StabiliTrak StabiliTrak StabiliTrak StabiliTrak
Transmission
2-spd CVT w/OD 2-spd CVT w/OD 2-spd CVT w/OD 2-spd CVT w/OD
Axle ratio
5.10 5.10 5.10 5.10
Turbocharger
intercooled turbo intercooled turbo intercooled turbo intercooled turbo

Other Specs

LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

RS 4dr Sedan

1LT 4dr Sedan

2LT 4dr Sedan

Luggage capacity
15.7 cu.ft. 15.7 cu.ft. 15.7 cu.ft. 15.7 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity
15.7 cu.ft. 15.7 cu.ft. 15.7 cu.ft. 15.7 cu.ft.
Base engine size
1.5 liters 1.5 liters 1.5 liters 1.5 liters
Base engine type
I-4 I-4 I-4 I-4
Horsepower rpm
5,700 5,700 5,700 5,700
Torque rpm
2,500 2,500 2,500 2,500
EPA mileage estimates
29 City / 36 Hwy 29 City / 36 Hwy 29 City / 36 Hwy 29 City / 36 Hwy
Lighting - map lights
front front front and rear front and rear
Lighting - dome light
fade fade fade fade
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Height adjustable safety belts
front front front front
Engine - valvetrain
DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles)
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Warrranty - Powertrain (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Corrosion perforation (mths/miles)
72/100,000 72/100,000 72/100,000 72/100,000
Warranty - Roadside assistance (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Maintenance (mths/miles)
12/12,000 12/12,000 12/12,000 12/12,000
Tires
P205/65HR16.0 BSW AS P245/45HR18.0 BSW AS P225/55HR17.0 BSW AS P245/40WR19.0 BSW AS
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Maximum towing capacity
1,000 lbs. 1,000 lbs. 1,000 lbs. 1,000 lbs.