2018 Malibu Features & Specs


Learn more about the dimensions, specifications, trims and powertrains available for the 2018 Malibu. Compare the available and optional features to find the right 2018 Malibu that best fits your fleet needs. Configure your vehicles as needed, then contact a fleet rep for more information.

 

 

Standard
Standard
Available
Available
N/A
N/A
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Highlights
Heated driver and front passenger seats N/A N/A  
Dual-zone automatic climate control N/A N/A  
4.2" color Driver Information Center N/A N/A  
Rear Vision Camera Standard Standard  
Remote Start N/A N/A  
Bose® premium 9-speaker sound system N/A N/A  
SiriusXM® Satellite Radio N/A N/A  
Mechanical
Brakes and Calipers
4-wheel antilock disc brakes Standard Standard  
Engines
1.5L turbocharger DOHC 4-cylinder DI engine Standard Standard  
2.0L turbocharger DOHC 4-cylinder DI engine N/A N/A  
1.8L hybrid DOHC 4-cylinder SIDI engine N/A N/A  
Transmission
6-speed automatic transmission Standard Standard  
Automatic, two-motor drive unit, hybrid transmission N/A N/A  
Exterior
Lighting
Daytime Running Lamps Standard Standard  
LED Daytime Running Lamps N/A N/A  
Headlamp control, automatic on and off Standard Standard  
Headlamps Standard Standard  
IntelliBeam® headlamps N/A N/A  
Mirrors
Outside power-adjustable, manual-folding Black mirrors Standard Standard  
Outside heated power-adjustable, manual-folding, integrated turn signal, body-color mirrors N/A N/A  
Tires
P205/65R 16" all-season, blackwall tires Standard Standard  
Tires, P225/55R17 all-season, blackwall N/A N/A  
245/45R 18" all-season blackwall tires N/A N/A  
P245/40R 19" all-season, blackwall tires N/A N/A  
Wheels
16" aluminum wheels Standard Standard  
17" aluminum wheels N/A N/A  
18" aluminum wheels N/A N/A  
19" aluminum wheels N/A N/A  
Interior
Audio System
Chevrolet MyLink® Radio1 with 7" diagonal color touch-screen, AM/FM stereo with seek-and-scan and digital clock Standard Standard  
Chevrolet MyLink® with 8" diagonal Color Touch-Screen N/A N/A  
Chevrolet MyLink® with  8" diagonal Color Touch Screen and Navigation N/A N/A  
6-speaker sound system Standard Standard  
Bose® premium 9-speaker sound system N/A N/A  
Charging-only USB ports N/A N/A  
SiriusXM® Satellite Radio N/A N/A  
HVAC
Dual-zone automatic climate control N/A N/A  
Air conditioning Standard Standard  
Seats
Seats, front bucket Standard Standard  
Heated driver and front passenger seats N/A N/A  
Steering Wheels
Leather-wrapped steering wheel N/A N/A  
Heated steering wheel N/A N/A  
Other Features
Front carpeted floor mats Standard Standard  
Compass display Standard Standard  
Cruise control, electronic Standard Standard  
Power windows Standard Standard  
Driver Express-Up power window N/A N/A  
4.2" color Driver Information Center N/A N/A  
120-volt power outlet N/A N/A  
Remote Start N/A N/A  
Shift knob, leather-wrapped N/A N/A  
OnStar® 4G LTE and available built-in Wi-Fi® hotspot Standard Standard  
Safety
10 air bags Standard Standard  
Automatic Parking Assist N/A N/A  
Daytime Running Lamps Standard Standard  
Door locks, rear child security Standard Standard  
Following Distance Indicator N/A N/A  
Forward Collision Alert N/A N/A  
Front Automatic Braking N/A N/A  
Front Pedestrian Braking N/A N/A  
Front and Rear Park Assist N/A N/A  
Highway Safety Kit N/A N/A  
LATCH System Standard Standard  
LED Daytime Running Lamps N/A N/A  
Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert N/A N/A  
Lane Keep Assist N/A N/A  
Low Speed Forward Automatic Braking N/A N/A  
OnStar® Basic Plan for 5 years Standard Standard  
OnStar® Guidance Plan Limited Trial Service Standard Standard  
Rear Cross Traffic Alert N/A N/A  
Rear Vision Camera Standard Standard  
Rear seat reminder Standard Standard  
StabiliTrak® electronic stability control system Standard Standard  
Teen Driver Standard Standard  
Trunk latch, safety, manual release Standard Standard  
Low Speed Front Automatic Braking N/A N/A  
OnStar Automatic Crash Response Standard Standard  
OnStar Crisis Assist Standard Standard  
OnStar Emergency Services Standard Standard  
OnStar Hands Free Calling Standard Standard  
OnStar Low Mileage Discount Standard Standard  
OnStar Remote Door Unlock Standard Standard  
OnStar Remote Horn and Lights Standard Standard  
OnStar Remote Ignition Block Standard Standard  
OnStar Roadside Assistance Standard Standard  
OnStar Stolen Vehicle Assistance Standard Standard  
OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation Standard Standard  
OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics Standard Standard  
Fuel Efficiency
EPA est. Fuel Economy City 27 MPG 27 MPG  
EPA est. Fuel Economy Highway 36 MPG 36 MPG  
Fuel Tank Capacity 15.8 gal 15.8 gal  
Dimensions
Base Curb Weight 3126 lbs 3126 lbs  
Height, Overall 57.6 57.6  
Passenger Volume 102.9 102.9  
Trunk Volume 15.8 ft³ 15.8 ft³  
Length, Overall 193.8 in 193.8 in  
Track Width, Front 62.6 in 62.6 in  
Track Width, Rear 62.5 in 62.5 in  
Wheelbase 111.4 in 111.4 in  
Width, Max w/o mirrors 73.0 in 73.0 in  
Front Head Room 39.1 in 39.1 in  
Front Hip Room 54.1 in 54.1 in  
Front Leg Room 42.0 in 42.0 in  
Front Shoulder Room 58.5 in 58.5 in  
Passenger Capacity 5 5  
Second Head Room 37.5 in 37.5 in  
Second Hip Room 53.4 in 53.4 in  
Second Leg Room 38.1 in 38.1 in  
Second Shoulder Room 57.1 in 57.1 in  
Warranty
2-Year Scheduled Maintenance 2 Years/24,000 Miles
2 visits
2 Years/24,000 Miles
2 visits
 
Bumper-to-Bumper Limited Warranty 3 Years/36,000 Miles 3 Years/36,000 Miles  
Corrosion Warranty 3 Years/36,000 Miles
Rust-Through
6 Years/100,000 Miles
3 Years/36,000 Miles
Rust-Through
6 Years/100,000 Miles
 
Powertrain/Drivetrain Limited Warranty (Transferable) 5 Years/60,000 Miles
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
5 Years/60,000 Miles
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
 
Roadside Assistance and Courtesy Transportation 5 Years/60,000 Miles
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
5 Years/60,000 Miles
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
 

LS

MSRP1 Starting At $23,225

LS

MSRP1 Starting At $23,225

 

MSRP1 Starting At  

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  • LS

    MSRP1 Starting At $23,225

  • LS

    MSRP1 Starting At $23,225

  • 1LT

    MSRP1 Starting At $25,125

  • Hybrid

    MSRP1 Starting At $27,875

  • Premier

    MSRP1 Starting At $30,975

  • LS

    MSRP1 Starting At $23,225

  • LS

    MSRP1 Starting At $23,225

  • 1LT

    MSRP1 Starting At $25,125

  • Hybrid

    MSRP1 Starting At $27,875

  • Premier

    MSRP1 Starting At $30,975

Powertrain
Standard Engine      
Displacement (liters)      
6-speed automatic transmission      
two-motor drive unit, automatic transmission      
9-speed automatic transmission      
Horsepower @ RPM      
Torque @ RPM      
Fuel Injection      
Drivetrain      
Steering/Suspension
Turning Circle (ft.)      
StabiliTrak Electronic Stability Control System      
Traction Control System      
Brakes
4-Wheel Disc Brakes      
4-Wheel ABS      
Trailering & Payload
Curb Weight (lbs.)      
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  • 1.5L turbocharger DOHC 4-cylinder DI engine FWD

  • 1.8L hybrid DOHC 4-cylinder SIDI engine FWD

  • 2.0L turbocharger DOHC 4-cylinder DI engine FWD

  • 1.5L turbocharger DOHC 4-cylinder DI engine FWD

  • 1.8L hybrid DOHC 4-cylinder SIDI engine FWD

  • 2.0L turbocharger DOHC 4-cylinder DI engine FWD

  • 1.5L turbocharger DOHC 4-cylinder DI engine FWD

  • 1.8L hybrid DOHC 4-cylinder SIDI engine FWD

  • 2.0L turbocharger DOHC 4-cylinder DI engine FWD