Whether you're facing a long commute or you stay closer to home, fuel economy is key. The editors at Kelley Blue Book know the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu has you covered: they've named it to their list of the most fuel efficient sedans, so you know your gas money will take you where you want to go1.
Chevrolet has made safety a top priority, and it shows: the 2017 Malibu has been named a Top Safety Pick by the IIHS and it's earned a coveted 5-star Overall Safety rating from the NHTSA2.
Every mile per gallon toward better fuel economy counts, including the 22 more MPGs between the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu3 and the 2017 Nissan Altima4 in the city and the 4 more MPGs on the highway. Those humble little MPGs can add up to big savings. 2017 Chevrolet MalibuFoo2017 Nissan Altima493epa estimated city mpg275433epa estimated highway mpg395
The 2017 Chevrolet Malibu's6 increased torque - 2606 lb.-ft. vs. 2517 lb.-ft. - can mean the difference between easy going and a sluggish ride. 2017 Chevrolet MalibuFoo2017 Nissan Altima2606torque2517
If you're driving a 2017 Chevrolet Malibu8, and stray from your lane, no worries: the optional Lane Departure Warning System will give you an audio alert, possibly helping avert an accident. If you're driving a 2017 Nissan Altima, this extra layer of safety isn't even an option. The 2017 Chevrolet Malibu9 offers side airbag protection to its rear passengers standard, but that same level of safety isn't even an option on the 2017 Nissan Altima. 2017 Chevrolet MalibuFoo2017 Nissan Altimaoptional8lane departure warning system-standard9rear side airbag-
Enjoy the increased safety, fuel economy, and yes, fun, of the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu's9 optional turbocharged engine. Sadly, turbo isn't an option on the 2017 Nissan Altima. 2017 Chevrolet MalibuFoo2017 Nissan Altimahas9turbocharged-
Who wouldn't want more miles between fill-ups? With a 40 miles higher estimated combined tank range, the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu3 will keep you on the road longer than the 2017 Nissan Altima4. Even an increase of just an inch or two in wheel base can mean more stability, and the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu9 has 2 more of those stability-increasing inches. 2017 Chevrolet MalibuFoo2017 Nissan Altima5983estimated combined tank range55851119wheelbase1095
With an MSRP of $820 less than the 2017 Nissan Altima4, the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu9 provides the budget-conscious buyer enough cost savings to fill the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu's gas tank more than a dozen times, with a little money left over for road-trip snacks10. In the very unlikely event you'll need it, help is just a phone call away, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu's9 Roadside Assistance, standard for 2 years longer than 2017 Nissan Altima4. 2017 Chevrolet MalibuFoo2017 Nissan Altima$21,6809msrp$22,500559roadside assistance35