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Comparing the "2019 Ford Taurus" and "2019 Chevrolet Malibu"

Overview

MSRP

$27,800

$22,090

MPG (Combined)

22

32

Engine

288-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 (regular gas)

160-hp, 1.5-liter I-4 (regular gas)

Transmission

6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual

2-speed CVT w/OD

Drivetrain

FWD

FWD

Seats

5

5

Consumer Rating

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Pricing

List Price

$28,895

$22,965

MSRP

$27,800

$22,090

Invoice Price

$26,410

$22,023

Destination Charge

$1,095

$875

Fuel Economy

Combined MPG

22

32

City MPG

18

29

Highway MPG

26

36

Convenience

Cruise Control

Standard

Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control

Not available

Not available

Compass

Not available

Not available

Illuminated Vanity Mirrors

Driver and passenger

Not available

Steering Wheel Material

Urethane

Urethane

Gear Shift Knob Trim

Urethane

Urethane

Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column

Standard

Standard

Clock

In-radio display

In-radio display

12-Volt DC Power Outlet

3

1

Retained Accessory Power

Standard

Standard

Dome Light

Fade

Fade

Glovebox Light

Standard

Not available

Map Light

Front & rear

Front

Cargo Light

Standard

Standard

Cupholders

Front and rear

Front and rear

Programmable Garage-Door Opener

Not available

Not available

Voice Recorder

Not available

Not available

Tire Mobility Kit

Not available

Not available

Rearview Mirror

Day-night

Day-night

Rear Window Defogger

Standard

Standard

Floor Mats

Carpeted front & rear

Carpeted front & rear

USB Ports

Not available

Standard

Hands Free Auto-Opening Liftgate/Trunk

Not available

Not available

Proximity Key

Not available

Standard

Specifications

Length

202.9 "

194.2 "

Wheelbase

112.9 "

111.4 "

Front Track

65.3 "

62.6 "

Rear Track

65.5 "

62.5 "

Width

76.2 "

73.0 "

Turning Radius

19.8 '

18.5 '

Height

60.7 "

57.3 "

Horsepower

288 @ 6,500 rpm

160 @ 5,700 rpm

Torque

254 @ 4,000 rpm

184 @ 2,500 rpm

Fuel Tank Capacity

19.0 gal.

15.8 gal.

Bore and Stroke

3.64 / 3.41 "

2.91 / 3.40 "

Drag Coefficient

Not available

Not available

Curb Weight

3,917 lbs.

3,126 lbs.

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating

Not available

Not available

Maximum Trailer Weight

1,000 lbs.

1,000 lbs.

Passenger Volume

102 cu.ft.

103 cu.ft.

Front Legroom

41.9 "

41.5 "

Front Headroom

39.0 "

39.1 "

Front Hip Room

56.3 "

54.1 "

Front Shoulder Room

57.9 "

58.5 "

Rear Legroom

38.1 "

38.1 "

Rear Headroom

37.8 "

37.5 "

Rear Hip Room

55.8 "

53.4 "

Rear Shoulder Room

56.9 "

57.1 "

Maximum Luggage Volume

20.1 cu.ft.

15.7 cu.ft.

Interior Cargo Volume

20.1 cu.ft.

15.7 cu.ft.

Interior Cargo Volume Seats Folded

Not available

Not available

Maximum Interior Cargo Volume

20.1 cu.ft.

15.7 cu.ft.

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