One look is enough to see how the model year prettier. Perhaps, his fate will be much more upbeat than its predecessor with the eighth generation, which produced only about four years.
All the prerequisites for optimism. Developers substantially re-designed, made a nice interior, sedan equipped with modern security features, driver assistance and took care of economy and environmental friendliness.
The first-generation 2018-2019 Chevrolet Malibu ninth manufacturer pointed to the New York Auto Show in .
Outside view of 2018-2019 Chevrolet Malibu in a new body
For a start it should be noted that the Malibu sedan after upgrading became more. Length increased by 6 cm wheelbase -. 9 cm This did not stop the car much to throw off the weight, it is lighter than its predecessor at 136 kg. New durable, but lightweight materials and Epsilon 2 platform – that’s the reason for the weight loss.
2018-2019 Chevrolet Malibu has become more athletic, disciplined and purposeful. Little has changed bunk false radiator grille. The front bumper is slightly protruding forward and looks more powerful. Several bonnet design has changed. Wherever it was possible to set the LED lamps.
The rear bumper is also prettier and has become more expressive. They say there is at the rear view something in common with the more elegant sedan Impala.
Malibu view inside
As predicted by many observers of the automotive market, the interior of the passenger compartment in the ninth-generation 2018-2019 Chevrolet Malibu has changed dramatically. The car has increased, respectively interior became more spacious and more comfortable for passengers. At the same time he was filled with a lot of different electronics, either to create comfort and advanced features for the driver, or simply mandatory, because there are so accepted. Completely changed the front panel.
The instrument panel has received high-quality LCD screen. Another screen, seven inches diagonally, owned information and entertainment complex 2018-2019 Chevrolet MyLink. Installed more comfortable and adjustable in many positions of the chair in the front row. In the second row it was more spacious due to the fact that the wheelbase has increased.
Security cabin occupants vigilantly guarded by ten airbags, comfort – an advanced installation of climate control. More expensive modifications are completed with rearview camera, parking sensors, equipment which is able to distinguish between the front passenger arisen hood, understands the importance of road markings and signs. Those who will go to meet the sedan in the dark, will appreciate the IntelliBeam, High-beam headlight system.
The new model 2018-2019 Chevrolet Malibu Sizes
- The length of the sedan, as already noted, has increased a little bit, now it is 4917 millimeters;
- The width remains the same, that is 1854 millimeters;
- 1455 mm in height as it was, and remains.
- Wheelbase 91 millimeters added and now it has 2828 mm. Ground clearance – 150 mm.
Complete set of sedan 2018-2019 Chevrolet Malibu
The car will initially only be sold in the North American market. Names of complete sets have not changed: L, LS, LT, Premier and Hybrid. The basic version is equipped with quite well, but the difference in the expected price between it and the top version is almost 50%. It turns out, can be placed on many electronics albeit not too small, but still limited in terms of the sedan.
Specifications 2018-2019 Chevrolet Malibu 9 generation
The manufacturer offers three options for configuration of the power plant sedan 2018-2019 Chevrolet Malibu. The first two are equipped turbinirovannymi 4-cylinder engines with petrol, the third – a hybrid, which included a 4-cylinder aspirated and several electric motors.
Most low-power version of the powerplant is presented Ecotec engine with a cylinder capacity of 1.5 liter (160 hp) and six-position automatic transmission. In order to drive a hundred kilometers on the highway, the car with the unit quite a bit more than six liters of fuel in the city – almost nine.
Ecotec 2.0-liter (250 hp) and an eight transmission – it has the power, but also stronger appetites. One hundred kilometers on the highway will require more than seven liters of gasoline, city streets – ten and a half liters.
Hybrid – is aspirated 1.8 liters and two electric motors, gaining a total of just over 180 horsepower. The car can go without the internal combustion engine, but not fast – 88 km / h.
2018-2019 Chevrolet Malibu Price
The cost of the car, as usual, depends on the filling. American buyers will have to pay for the sedan from 21.6 to 31.9 thousand dollars. About sales in the Russian market it does not go.
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