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1998 Chevrolet Malibu
1998 Chevrolet Malibu
Available Price Range $474-$5,010 Trims2 Combined MPG 24-27 Seats 5

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Chevrolet's new Malibu sedan, just a year and a half out of the box, has proved to be a worthy competitor to the midsize Japanese sedans Americans love so much. It has also proved itself worthy of the Malibu name, one baby boomers remember fondly as one of the great Chevy sedans of the '70s. That success comes while most midsize-sedan buyers view American auto manufacturing with ... Read full review for the 1998 Chevrolet Malibu

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by hate malibu's from illinois on May 9, 2009

i have had nothing but trouble with this vehicle. mechanics have said why did you buy this it is the worst vehicle made. they were right. i have put a lot of money into this car just so i can keep bre... Read Full Review

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


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There are currently 5 recalls for this car.

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