Measured owner satisfaction with 2017 Chevrolet Malibu after 90-days of ownership.
The vehicle's voice recognition and bluetooth
Quietness of the vehicle interior
Ease of folding/adjusting rear seats
Owners Don't Like
The problems experienced by owners of the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu during the first 90-days of ownership.
The vehicle's heating and air conditioning
22 - 49
33 - 43
124 - 250
6 speed, Automatic, 9 speed, Automatic, Automatic
Gas/Electric I4, Turbocharged Gas I4
Front Wheel Drive
2017 Chevrolet Malibu Review
The Chevrolet Malibu is on a mission to change your perception of a midsize car. The sleek-looking sporty-riding Malibu offers extraordinary fuel economy a full suite of safety features and technology to keep you connected. Choose from 5 trim levels starting with the L through the top of the line Premier. Take calls and change the radio station using your voice or touch-screen with available Chevrolet MyLink technology. Add navigation and you’ll get maps and traffic updates to help you get around. Get even more out of every gallon in a Malibu Hybrid. A 1.8-liter hybrid engine offers 49 miles per gallon in the city. And with other Hybrid exclusive features efficiency and fuel economy will come naturally. Make your Malibu uniquely yours by choosing from a rainbow of exterior colors and cloth or leather interiors. The Chevrolet Malibu… You CAN get it all!
Your Malibu is the ultimate Wi-Fi hotspot built in available 4G LTE Wi-Fi provides a reliable internet connection for up to 7 devices. Information and entertainment are at your fingertips with an intuitive customizable Chevrolet MyLink display with support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Households with young drivers will appreciate the available Teen driver technology a built-in system that helps encourage safe habits. It automatically mutes audio when safety belts aren’t fastened sets limits on music volume and more.
The Malibu’s safety story seems to never end. It even received the highest possible Overall Vehicle Score for safety from NHTSA. It starts with 10 standard air bags and a high-strength steel safety cage to protect you in the event of a collision. You have many partners in preventing accidents before they happen. Available active safety technologies like Low Speed Front Automatic Braking and Lane Keep Assist are just two of the many available. Should the unexpected happen OnStar Automatic Crash Response contacts emergency services for you.
Your Malibu delivers a snappy and responsive driving experience thanks to 2 different available engine options. A turbocharged 1.5-liter ECOTEC engine with fuel-saving technologies like Variable Valve Timing Direct Injection and Automatic Stop-Start comes standard. This Malibu delivers an impressive 36 miles per gallon on the highway. Those wanting more performance can get a 250-horsepower 2-liter ECOTEC engine3 with an 9-speed automatic transmission. There’s even a Hybrid version with a 1.8-liter 2-mode hybrid engine delivering 49 miles per gallon in the city.