• (3.7) 3 reviews
  • MSRP: $924$4,172
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 24
  • Engine: 150-hp, 2.4-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
1997 Chevrolet Malibu

1997 Chevrolet Malibu Reviews

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It has been said that history repeats itself and, at Chevrolet Motor Division, it's being repeated with the 1997 Chevrolet Malibu Sedan.The Malibu was one of Chevrolet's most familiar nameplates in the 1960s and 1970s. As a replacement for the Corsica model, the '97 Malibu brings to the division's lineup an automobile worthy of its heritage and a vehicle far more advanced t... Read full review for the 1997 Chevrolet Malibu

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bought this car in 2003 and it runs great, it had

by joe from englewood, Fla. on February 16, 2007

I bought this car in 2003 with 49000 miles on it and I think it's one of the best chevy's i've owned. The paint and the body are still great, although i wax it myself and have it serviced every 5000 m... Read Full Review

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