12 reviews
2004 Chevrolet Malibu
2004 Chevrolet Malibu
Available Price Range $1,256-$6,708 TrimsN/A Combined MPG 27-29 SeatsN/A

Our Take on the 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Our Take

Chevrolet has redesigned its midsize, front-wheel-drive Malibu sedan for 2004 and moved it to GM’s Epsilon global platform, which promises a high degree of structural stiffness. According to Chevrolet, this helps the new sedan exhibit a European flair in ride and handling qualities. In addi... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Pending further review

Notable Features

  • FWD layout
  • Four-cylinder or V-6
  • Electric power steering
  • Fully independent suspension
  • Available remote starter


Our Expert Reviews

'04 Malibu is a major upgrade Finally, Chevrolet has a midsize sedan that can compete with the imports. The new Malibu is a major upgrade for the formerly mundane family car. For 2004, the revamped Chevy has sharper styling and a roomier interior, plus decent driving characteristics that can be compared with Toyota Camry and Honda Accord. Chevrolet tapped into its European divis... Read full review for the 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

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Good American Car

by Good Midsize Sedan from Miami, fl on October 21, 2011

I own this vehicle for 4months now, it is a good american car. The outside is nothing really to write home about, neither is the inside. It has a very simplistic approach to it, very american. Interio... Read Full Review


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