Compare 2005 Chevrolet Malibu vs 2005 Honda Accord Sedan

2005 Chevrolet Malibu
2005 Honda Accord Sedan
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4-Door Sedan Base
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Base 24 35 $17,568 $19,200
4-Door Sedan LS 22 32 $19,457 $21,265
4-Door Sedan LT 22 32 $22,014 $24,060
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MT DX
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
MT DX 26 34 $14,673 $16,295
AT DX 24 34 $15,392 $17,095
AT DX VP 24 34 $16,200 $17,995
MT LX 26 34 $17,800 $19,775
AT LX 24 34 $18,519 $20,575
AT PZEV LX 24 34 $18,654 $20,725
MT EX 26 34 $19,979 $22,200
AT EX 24 34 $20,698 $23,000
AT PZEV EX 24 34 $20,833 $23,150
MT EX-L 26 34 $21,417 $23,800
AT LX V6 21 30 $21,552 $23,950
AT ULEV LX V6 21 30 $21,552 $23,950
AT EX-L 24 34 $22,136 $24,600
AT PZEV EX-L 24 34 $22,271 $24,750
MT EX-L with NAVI 26 34 $23,214 $25,800
AT EX-L with NAVI 24 34 $23,933 $26,600
AT PZEV EX-L with NAVI 24 34 $24,088 $26,750
AT EX-L V6 21 30 $24,158 $26,850
AT ULEV EX-L V6 21 30 $24,158 $26,850
AT EX-L V6 with NAVI 21 30 $25,955 $28,850
AT ULEV EX-L V6 with NAVI 21 30 $25,955 $28,850
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,568
$14,673
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,200
$16,295
Monthly Payment Estimate
$320 / month
$272 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
24 mpg 26 mpg
Highway
35 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Midsize Midsize
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in)
52.4 54.6
Second Leg Room (in)
38.5 36.8
Front Head Room (in)
39.9 40.4
Passenger Volume (ft³)
101.4 102.7
Second Hip Room (in)
52.0 53.5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
56.7 56.9
Second Head Room (in)
37.6 38.5
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.1 56.1
Front Leg Room (in)
41.9 42.6
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
59.3 61.2
Wheelbase (in)
106.3 107.9
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
69.9 71.5
Track Width, Front (in)
60.0 61.1
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.1 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
188.3 189.5
Height, Overall (in)
57.5 57.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
15.4 14.0
Brakes
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
9.05 x 1.57 - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.87 x 1.02 11.1 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.0 17.1
Steering
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.1 2.98
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.9 15.21
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36 36.1
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P205/65R15 P195/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code
QMR NA
Front Tire Size
P205/65R15 P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size
- TBD - Compact
Front Tire Order Code
QMR NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
100 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3174 3058
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.5 15 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.5 15 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
13.6 7.2
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 80
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
155 @ 4000 161 @ 4500
Engine Order Code
L61 NA
Displacement
2.2L/134 2.4L/144
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
145 @ 5600 160 @ 5500
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System
MFI MPFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
35 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
24 26
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.96 3.27
Clutch Size (in)
NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.15
Trans Type
4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.66
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.14 3.58
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.62 1.77
Trans Order Code
MX0 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.63 4.39
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.68 0.87
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Malibu Honda Accord Sdn
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Ind MacPherson Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.79 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/coil springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.77 1.00
Suspension Type - Rear
Ind 4-link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/coil springs NA

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