Chevrolet Malibu 2016

Which 2016 Cars Offer In-Car Wi-Fi?

By Rick Popely on Fri Dec 02 06:30:31 GMT-06:00 2016


CARS.COM — Bluetooth technology that allows hands-free use of a cellphone in a car now is almost universal, and the ability to operate smartphone apps through a vehicle's audio system with Android Auto or Apple CarPlay is rapidly heading in that… Read More

Which 2016 Cars Offer In-Car Wi-Fi?

By Rick Popely on Fri Dec 02 06:30:31 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Bluetooth technology that allows hands-free use of a cellphone in a car now is almost universal, and the ability to operate smartphone apps through a vehicle's audio system with Android Auto or Apple CarPlay is rapidly heading in that… Read More

Chevrolet Adds Teen Driver Safety System to Nine More 2017 Models

By Fred Meier on Wed Aug 24 09:48:54 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM —  Chevrolet is expanding the availability of its Teen Driver safety and monitoring system. It debuted in the redesigned-for-2016 Malibu midsize sedan and will be available in nine more models for 2017. That's good news for parents of teens. In… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid

By Tom Torbjornsen on Fri Aug 12 10:13:56 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 500 model-year 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid sedans manufactured between Oct. 27, 2015, and June 3, 2016 The Problem: A shut-off switch for the high-voltage battery for use when servicing the vehicle, called a manual service disconnect… Read More

Car-Sharing Showdown: GM's Maven Vs. Zipcar

By Kaitlin Schuler on Wed Aug 03 05:00:40 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Car-sharing membership has grown in North America from 200,000 members in 2006 to 1.6 million in 2014, and car companies are taking note. While Zipcar leads the market with locations in 348 cities worldwide, and services like car2go… Read More

Recall Alert: 7,600 Model-Year 2010-2017 GM Cars, SUVs

By Tom Torbjornsen on Mon Jul 25 10:16:59 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 7,600 model-year 2016-17 Buick Verano sedans, model-year 2016 Chevrolet Malibu sedans, model-year 2013 Buick Encore SUVs, model-year 2011 Buick Regal sedans, model-year 2013-14 Buick Verano sedans, model-year 2011-16 Chevrolet Cruze cars, model-year 2010-13 Chevrolet Equinox SUVs,… Read More

Buick Plans Wagon Version of New Regal?

By Fred Meier on Mon Jul 18 12:48:51 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Buick is considering bringing to the U.S. a wagon version of the coming redesigned Regal, according to a report in Automotive News (subscription required). Related: 2016 Buick Envision: First Drive Buick showed dealers a wagon among images of the… Read More

One Emergency Stop Will Make You Want Pedestrian Braking System

By Fred Meier on Tue Jul 12 05:30:26 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — As soon as I saw the pedestrian crossing in front of the car, impact seemed certain. But wait: The 2016 Chevrolet Malibu's pedestrian detection system with automatic braking quickly took over, averting disaster. And just like that, I'm… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Malibu Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus

By Jennifer Geiger on Thu Jun 09 11:42:47 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has named Chevrolet's redesigned Malibu midsize sedan a Top Safety Pick Plus, the agency's highest designation. The 2016 Malibu received good ratings in all areas of testing as well as a superior… Read More

2016 Midsize Sedan Challenge: Mileage Drive

By Brian Wong on Mon Jun 06 09:00:57 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The Kia Optima was the big mpg winner in our 2016 Midsize Sedan Challenge, averaging 36.1 mpg. The Volkswagen Passat took second with 33.7 mpg, more than 2 mpg behind the Kia. Rounding out the top five were… Read More

2016 Midsize Sedan Challenge Video: Device Charging

By Aaron Bragman on Mon Jun 06 09:00:34 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — In our increasingly connected world, it becomes more important to be able to charge personal electronics when we're on the go. Every one of the nine family cars tested in the 2016 Midsize Sedan Challenge has at least… Read More