he 2022 Chevy Malibu blends in with the background of family sedans. Although it has a nice enough design and a good driving style, almost all of its competitors have greater equipment.

The Malibu is a perfectly good sedan; it just isn't the one we'd choose for ourselves. The majority of versions use a 1.5-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine.

Since the LT trim has more basic functions than the budget-friendly LS, we advise purchasing it. The LT has 17-inch wheels, LED taillights, a sonically laminated windscreen

If having driver-assistance systems like automated emergency braking, lane-keeping assistance, and blind-spot monitoring is on your list of must-haves

The Malibu offers a variety of powertrain options, like many family sedans. A reliable 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine with 163 horsepower powers the majority of Malibu variants

Exclusive of the the top-tier Premier trim, a turbocharged 2.0-liter four generates 250 horsepower and 260 pound-feet and torque.

The Malibu's smaller engine performs worse than comparable base drive systems in the Accord and Toyota according to EPA fuel-mileage estimations. gamry.

Although the Malibu's interior is not the most luxurious or silent, it is cosy and technically sound. Although the interior offers comparable passenger options and room

The back cushions of the front seats are too small for some passengers despite having a large base and robust side bolsters. Although there is less legroom in the rear seat than in the Accord

Every Malibu is equipped by Chevy with a touchscreen entertainment system that offers a number of appealing features, including as Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, and a mobile Wi-Fi hotspot.

Even if the tablet interface is simple to understand, the system is falling behind its rivals and doesn't have a suitable rotary crank handle as a backup method of interacting with the interface.

Although the Malibu's powertrain and limited warranties are competitive, its type of corrosion and technical assistance are lengthier than most of its competitors in this comparison.

Despite not being the class leader, the Malibu has a sizable trunk with lots of carry-on room and a tonne of inside storage.