Explore the New 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Redesign

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The 2016 Chevrolet Malibu has received a complete redesign, making it undoubtedly one of the most capable and attractive options in the midsize family sedan segment. Highlights include powerful and fuel-efficient turbocharged engines and a larger, more accommodating cabin. Inside, you’ll find some of the most exciting technologies in the industry, from a 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot to the Chevrolet MyLink system’s advanced smartphone integration system. See what’s in store with the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu here at Sunrise Chevrolet.

New Design

2016 Chevrolet MalibuThe exterior of the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu gains a significantly more sophisticated presence on the road this year. The redesign includes a swooping profile that drops off quickly in back and striking trim for a truly luxurious look. The latest Malibu is also longer than the previous generation, which makes way for significantly more rear legroom in the cabin, and there’s also more headroom up front. Overall, the cabin is quite accommodating for up to five passengers and a total interior volume of 118.7 cubic feet, while the trunk can fit 15.8 cubic feet.

New Powertrains

2016 MalibuThe 2016 Chevrolet Malibu is offered with two capable and incredibly fuel-efficient engines. The first three trims in the lineup come equipped with a turbocharged 1.6L inline-four engine that makes 160 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque and utilizes an auto stop/start system to achieve an EPA-estimated 37 mpg highway and 27 mpg city. Upgrade to the 2LT or Premier, and you’ll get a turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder engine that boosts output to 250 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque while keeping fuel economy competitive at an EPA-estimated 33 mpg highway and 22 mpg city.

New Technology

2016 Chevy Malibu impressive interior featuresEvery version of the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu except for the base L trim comes standard with the latest version of the Chevrolet MyLink infotainment system, which now includes Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration on a simple, easy-to-use 7-inch touchscreen.

All versions but the L also get a 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot via the OnStar telematics system, which lets you stream video on up to seven devices at once. Even the base trim gets Bluetooth connectivity, keyless entry and ignition, cruise control, and the basic OnStar telematics system with emergency roadside assistance and automatic crash notification.

Discover All the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Offers at Sunrise Chevrolet

2016 Chevy Malibu up closeThese are only a few of the updates and highlights of the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu redesign. See what else lies ahead with the newest version of this family sedan by taking it for a test drive at Sunrise Chevrolet. Our dealership is located just a short distance from Bloomingdale at 414 E. North Ave in Glendale Heights, IL, and you can contact us directly if you have any questions before your visit.