chevrolet malibu

Chevy's Cool New Option Prevents Smartphone Overheating

By Matt Schmitz on July 2, 2015


How's this for an option: an air conditioner for your smartphone? We know what you're thinking — #firstworldproblems — but try to reserve your skepticism. It's actually rather practical. Recognizing motorists' ever-increasing reliance on their smartphones, Chevrolet is addressing the… Read More

Chevy's Cool New Option Prevents Smartphone Overheating

By Matt Schmitz on July 2, 2015

How's this for an option: an air conditioner for your smartphone? We know what you're thinking — #firstworldproblems — but try to reserve your skepticism. It's actually rather practical. Recognizing motorists' ever-increasing reliance on their smartphones, Chevrolet is addressing the… Read More

What Is the Most Affordable Midsize Sedan for 2015?

By David Thomas on June 3, 2015

Many car shoppers focus on price, and there is nothing illogical about that. Perhaps no other factor is so concrete in a shopper's consideration set as the bottom line he or she must pay for a new ride. Just because… Read More

Recall Alert: 2011-2012 Chevrolet Malibu

By Jennifer Geiger on May 12, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 437,000 model-year 2011-12 Chevrolet Malibu sedans The Problem: The flexible steel cable that connects the safety belt to the vehicle can separate over time. This increases the risk of an injury during an accident.  "GM knows of… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013 Chevrolet Malibu

By Jennifer Geiger on May 5, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 3,600 model-year 2013 Chevrolet Malibu sedans manufactured April 10, 2012, to Aug. 2, 2012 The Problem: The transmission gear selection indicator may not illuminate, which fails to comply with federal motor vehicle safety standards and increases the… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013-2015 Chevrolet Malibu

By Jennifer Geiger on April 7, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 87,000 model-year 2013-15 Chevrolet Malibu sedans The Problem: GM is reporting that the power-operated sunroof could be susceptible to inadvertent activation. This could result in unintended auto closure of the roof panel, increasing the risk of injury.… Read More

Video: 2016 Chevrolet Malibu

By Kelsey Mays on April 3, 2015

The all-new 2016 Malibu from Chevrolet borrows cues from several of its siblings (think Impala and Corvette), gets a bigger backseat, which had been a common consumer complaint, and gets what looks to be a faster, more responsive multimedia system.… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Malibu Photo Gallery

By Bill Jackson on April 1, 2015

Chevrolet's Malibu has soldiered on while the rest of the midsize sedan pack has been restyled and reshaped. Now it's the Malibu's turn, and its new look carries a lot of familiar Chevrolet genetics with some new curves thrown in. More… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Malibu: Up Close

By Aaron Bragman on April 1, 2015

The Chevrolet Malibu has never been our favorite midsize car. It finished midpack in our $27,000 Midsize Sedan Challenge last year, ranking fifth out of 10 cars. That's a respectable result and a good indicator of how Malibu has done… Read More

Chevrolet Estimates Malibu Hybrid Will Reach 48 MPG in City Driving

By Bill Jackson on April 1, 2015

GM estimates its new 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid will reach 48 mpg in city driving when the car goes on sale in spring 2016, putting it at the high end of the midsize sedan hybrid class. More 2015 New York Auto Show News… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Malibu: First Look

By Aaron Bragman on March 31, 2015

Competes with: Toyota Camry, Honda Accord, Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion Looks like: A baby Impala Drivetrain: 160-hp, turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder with six-speed automatic; 250-hp, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder with eight-speed automatic; or 188-hp, 1.8-liter four-cylinder hybrid with two-mode electric drive Hits… Read More