2013 Chevrolet Malibu Values
Redesigned for 2013, the Chevrolet Malibu is a mid-size sedan with seating for five. Available with two different engines; standard Malibu's are equipped with a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine that produces 197 hp and 191 lb-ft of torque while Eco trim levels are outfitted with a 2.4-liter gas/electric engine that yields 182 hp and 171 lb-ft of torque. FWD paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission enables the Malibu to achieve an EPA estimated 25 mpg city and 37 mpg highway (Eco trim). Features include sunroof, dual-zone automatic climate control, rear vision camera, remote vehicle starter, hands-free phone capabilities, and OnStar®. Safety is comprised of 10 standard airbags, brake assist, StabiliTrak®, and automatic crash response. The Malibu is backed by a 3-year/36,000-mile warranty.Read more Read less
The Chevrolet Malibu has been completely redesigned for 2013, featuring an all-new styling inside and out, more economical new powertrains, improved ride and handling, more safety equipment and the new Chevrolet MyLink infotainment system with integrated Pandora and Stitcher audio streaming. Compared to the previous Malibu, this one is only slightly shorter, but it has a bit more interior volume plus more shoulder and hip room. Chevrolet is doing away with the V6 and instead going with an all-4-cylinder engine lineup. For now, there's a conventional 2.5L 4-cylinder model, as well as a green, fuel-saving 2.4L 4-cylinder engine and electric motor combination good for EPA ratings of 25 mpg city, 37 highway. A turbocharged version of the Malibu is expected later in the model year.
Fuel-efficient powertrains; high-mileage Malibu ECO model; fresh, contemporary styling; MyLink connectivity; improved ride and handling
The all-new Malibu competes with mid-size 4-door sedans like the Toyota Camry, Honda Accord, Ford Fusion and Hyundai Sonata; but with its 2013 redesign, the Malibu is being reconfigured more toward busy, always-connected parents and those who place a priority on fuel efficiency. For that, at somewhat less than the Camry Hybrid or Fusion Hybrid, the Malibu ECO stands out as a strong value--especially for those who plan to do more mileage on the highway. The Malibu should also hit the mark for shoppers who want a fresh design, as well as those who need to stay connected. Design-wise, the Malibu looks fresh and up-to-date with the rest of the Chevrolet lineup. And with the standard MyLink system, drivers can get simple hands-free calling functions as well as entertainment through streaming-audio apps.
Select a 2013 Chevrolet Malibu trim level
Sedan 4D 2LT I4
Sedan 4D Eco
Sedan 4D Eco 2LT I4 Hybrid
Sedan 4D LS
Sedan 4D LS Fleet I4
Sedan 4D LT
Sedan 4D LT I4 Turbo
Sedan 4D LTZ
Sedan 4D LTZ I4 Turbo