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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan LS
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan LS 22 30 $19,764 $21,600
4-Door Sedan LT 22 30 $22,051 $24,100
4-Door Sedan
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 24 34 $17,174 $18,770
4-Door Sedan LS 23 32 $19,004 $20,770
4-Door Sedan LT 23 32 $21,292 $23,270
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,764
$17,174
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,600
$18,770
Monthly Payment Estimate
$360 / month
$313 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize Midsize
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9 41.9
Front Hip Room (in) 53.5 52.4
Second Leg Room (in) 41.0 38.5
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 39.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 106 101.4
Second Hip Room (in) 52.4 52.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 56.7
Second Head Room (in) 39.4 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.5 56.1
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.2 59.3
Wheelbase (in) 112.3 106.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.8 69.9
Track Width, Front (in) 60.0 60.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.1 6.1
Length, Overall (in) 187.8 188.3
Height, Overall (in) 58.1 57.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 22.8 15.4
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.63 x 0.55 9.05 x 1.57
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.65 x 1.02 10.87 x 1.02
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.0 16.0
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1 3.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.9 15.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38 38
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16 P205/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code QPE QMR
Front Tire Size P215/60R16 P205/65R15
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code QPE QMR
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3458 3174
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.6 13.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 220 @ 3200 155 @ 4000
Engine Order Code LX9 L61
Displacement 3.5L/213 2.2L/134
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5400 145 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System SFI MFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 24
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.96 2.96
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Type 4 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.14 2.14
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.62 1.62
Trans Order Code MX0 MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.29 3.29
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.68 0.68
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan LS 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Chevrolet Malibu
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/coil springs w/coil springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Ind MacPherson Ind MacPherson
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.79 0.79
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/coil springs w/coil springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.77 0.77
Suspension Type - Rear Ind 4-link Ind 4-link
 
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