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What Are the Different Chevy Malibu Trim Levels

Chevy Malibu Trim Options

The Chevy Malibu is the company’s mid-sized, four-door sedan. Currently, in its ninth generation, the Chevy Malibu is known for its stylish looks and its value. Below are the five trim levels for the 2018 model year.

2018 Malibu L Trim

The base trim of the 2018 Malibu is known as the L trim. This base trim comes with the following standard powertrain and mechanical features:

  • 1.5L turbocharger DOHC 4-cylinder DI engine with 160 horsepower at 5700 rpm, 184 foot-pounds of torque and Variable Valve Timing
  • 6-speed automatic transmission
  • 4-wheel antilock disc brakes
  • 27 miles per gallon city, 37 miles per gallon highway and 27 miles per gallon combined fuel efficiency

The following exterior features are standard on the L trim:

  • Daytime Running Lamps
  • Headlamp control, automatic on and off
  • Headlamps
  • Outside power-adjustable, manual-folding Black mirrors
  • P205/65R 16 inch all-season, blackwall tires
  • 16 inch steel wheels with cover

The following interior features are standard on the L trim:

  • AM/FM stereo
  • 6-speaker sound system
  • Air conditioning
  • Front carpeted floor mats
  • Seats, front bucket
  • Cruise control, electronic
  • Power windows

2018 Malibu LS Trim

The LS trim is the second trim level of the 2018 Malibu. The LS trim comes with the following standard mechanical features:

  • 1.5L turbocharger DOHC 4-cylinder DI engine with 160 horsepower, 184 foot-pounds of torque and Variable Valve Timing
  • 6-speed automatic transmission
  • 4-wheel antilock disc brakes
  • 27 miles per gallon city, 37 miles per gallon highway and 27 miles per gallon combined fuel effiency

The LS trim includes all the standard exterior features of the L trim plus the following:

  • 16-inch aluminum wheels

The LS trim includes all the standard interior features of the L trim plus the following:

  • Chevrolet MyLink® Radio1 with 7″ diagonal color touch-screen, AM/FM stereo with seek-and-scan and digital clock
  • Compass display
  • Built-in 4G LTE Wi-Fi® hotspot

2018 Malibu LT Trim

The LT is the third trim of the 2018 Malibu. The LT trim includes the following standard mechanical features:

  • 1.5L turbocharger DOHC 4-cylinder DI engine with 160 horsepower, 184 foot-pounds of torque and Variable Valve Timing
  • 6-speed automatic transmission
  • 4-wheel antilock disc brakes
  • 27 miles per gallon city, 37 miles per gallon highway and 27 miles per gallon combined fuel efficiency

The 2018 Malibu LT trim includes many of the standard exterior features of the LS trim plus the following:

  • Outside heated power-adjustable, manual-folding, integrated turn signal, body-color mirrors
  • Tires, P225/55R17 all-season, blackwall
  • 17-inch aluminum wheels

The 2018 Malibu LT trim includes many of the interior features of the LS trim plus the following:

  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • Driver Express-Up power window

2018 Malibu Premier Trim

The Premier Trim is the highest trim level of the 2018 Malibu. The Premier trim comes with the following standard mechanical features:

  • 2.0L turbocharger DOHC 4-cylinder DI engine with 250 horsepower, 260 foot-pounds of torque and Variable Valve Timing
  • 22 miles per gallon city, 33 miles per gallon highway and 26 miles per gallon combined fuel efficiency

The Premier trim includes many of the standard exterior features found on the LT trim plus the following:

  • 245/45R 18-inch all-season blackwall tires
  • 18-inch aluminum wheels

The Premier trim includes many of the standard interior features found on the LT trim plus the following:

  • Chevrolet MyLink® with 8-inch diagonal Color Touch Screen and Navigation
  • Bose® premium 9-speaker sound system
  • Charging-only USB ports
  • Heated driver and front passenger seats
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Heated steering wheel
  • 4.2-inch color Driver Information Center
  • 120-volt power outlet
  • Remote Start
  • Shift knob, leather-wrapped

2018 Malibu Hybrid

The 2018 Malibu Hybrid is the hybrid trim of the line. The Hybrid trim comes with the following standard mechanical features:

  • 1.8L hybrid DOHC 4-cylinder SIDI engine Hybrid Propulsion System with Variable Valve Timing
  • Automatic, two-motor drive unit, hybrid transmission
  • 4-wheel antilock disc brakes
  • 27 miles per gallon city, 46 miles per gallon highway and 46 miles per gallon combined fuel efficiency

The Hybrid trim includes the same standard exterior features of LT trim. Those features include the following:

  • LED Daytime Running Lamps
  • Headlamp control, automatic on and off
  • Headlamps
  • Outside heated power-adjustable, manual-folding, integrated turn signal, body-color mirrors
  • Tires, P225/55R17 all-season, blackwall
  • 17-inch aluminum wheels

The Hybrid trim includes many of the features found on the LT trim plus the following:

  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
By |2018-11-19T13:01:01-07:00October 11th, 2018|blog|0 Comments

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