Today the Chevy Malibu competes directly against the other mid-size sedans on the market, among them the , , , and .
The 2008 Chevrolet Malibu is an all-new model. This edition of the Malibu shares its underpinnings with the other GM cars mounted on the Epsilon front-drive platform, including the new , the new , the , the European-market , and the German . That's a fine group of cars to be associated with and the Chevy Malibu is expected to be the biggest seller among them.
Chevrolet says it has modified the platform with some extra strength and extra steel in the central tunnel area and the bodysides to help quiet the car and improve its crash performance. More quiet was added with composite inner fenders, thicker glass, and sprayed-on sound insulation throughout the body cavities. Still more quiet was engineered into the induction system, to make the engine sound powerful but quiet at full-throttle and during downshifts. It's a bigger car inside than the previous model, but it's smaller on the outside, although the design makes it look even longer than the outgoing car.
The 2008 Chevrolet Malibu is available in 2 versions:
Sedan and Hybrid.
The JB car pages provide engine and transmission specs, as well as gas mileage and dimensions for all of these versions. In addition, please find information on the various trims of the 2008 Chevrolet Malibu and their standard equipment and their prices below.