2012 Chevrolet Malibu 4-Door Sedan LT w/3LT Specs

4-Door Sedan LT w/3LT
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan LT w/3LT
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 17 mpg City/26 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V6, 3.6L
EPA Class Midsize
Style Name 3LT
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission Transmission, 6-speed automatic, high torque electronically controlled with overdrive

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Midsize
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3421
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.9
Second Hip Room (in) 52.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.4
Second Leg Room (in) 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 53.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 97.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.2
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 112.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.0
Height, Overall (in) 57.1
Length, Overall (in) 191.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.1

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.0
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17

Performance Specs

Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 252 @ 6300
Displacement 3.6L/217
Engine Order Code LY7
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 251 @ 3200
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Type Gas V6
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.91
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.58
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/manual shift
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.89
Trans Order Code MH2
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.96
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.94
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7
Steering Type Hydraulic Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4
Tires
Rear Tire Size P225/50R17
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size NA
Front Tire Size P225/50R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Material NA
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD -
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.79
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.87

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features StabiliTrak, stability control system with brake assist,...
Daytime Running Lamps
Air bags, dual-stage frontal, and thorax side-impact, driver and...
OnStar, 6 months of Directions and Connections plan includes...
Automatic Crash Response
Stolen Vehicle Assistance
OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation
Safety belts, 3-point, all seating positions includes front seat...
LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren) for...
Door locks, rear child security
Trunk emergency release handle
Tire Pressure Monitor

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 6
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Hybrid/Electric Components Miles/km 100,000
Hybrid/Electric Components Years 8
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 100,000
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
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