Chevrolet Malibu: What’s New in this car

Chevy Malibu is an American mid-size car manufactured by General Motors and the vehicle was introduced for the first time in the year 1964 and discontinued in the year 1983. Later on, it was re-introduced in the year 1997. The present lineup includes rear wheel drive mid-sizers, including sedans, coupes, wagons, and high-horsepower muscle cars.

Initially, the car was released in rear wheel drive version and later GM revived the car as FWD car in the year 1997. The car was named after the famous city in California – Malibu.

The car was primarily marketed in NA, but the new 2012 model is available in other parts of the world as well. And, the all-new 2013 Malibu seems to be garnering a fair bit of attention at the moment.

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Technical Characteristics of Chevrolet Malibu

Technical Characteristics of 2011 Chevrolet Malibu produced by Chevrolet (US).

Body Type Saloon (sedan) 4 doors / 5 seats
Weight n/a
Length 4859 mm
Height 1463 mm
Wheelbase 2738 mm
Front Track 1577 mm
Rear Track 1575 mm
Ground Clearance n/a
Fuel Capacity 70 liters
Engine location front
Engine alignment transverse
Drive Wheels Front wheel drive
Steering rack & pinion PAS
Fuel Supply System direct petrol injection
Max Power 193HP (142 kW) @ 6200 rpm
Max Torque 245Nm @ 4500 rpm
CO2 Emissions n/a
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 2497 cc
Bore n/a
Stroke n/a
Cam Design DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)
Cylinders 4 INLINE
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 16
Compression Ratio 11.3:1
Aspiration Normal
Front Brakes VeDi
Rear Brakes Di-S-ABS
Standard Wheels 8? x 18 / 8? x 18
Standard Tyres n/a
Suspension Front n/a
Suspension Rear n/a
Transmission 6 speed automatic
Number of gears 6
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h n/a
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City n/a
Road n/a
Mixt n/a