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 24 more MPGs between the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu3 and the 2017 Subaru Outback4 in the city and the 11 more MPGs on the highway. Those humble little MPGs can add up to big savings. 2017 Chevrolet MalibuFoo2017 Subaru Outback493epa estimated city mpg255433epa estimated highway mpg325
No more parallel parking jitters - the optional Rear Parking Aid on the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu6 can help guide you into the perfect parking spot, signaling when you're getting too close to the curb, or other cars. Unless you enjoy the parallel parking jitters, in which case, choose the 2017 Subaru Outback, which doesn't have a rear parking aid option. 2017 Chevrolet MalibuFoo2017 Subaru Outbackoptional6rear parking aid-
When you're carrying a heavy load, every horse counts - and with the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu7, you've got 15 more horsepower per ton than the 2017 Subaru Outback8. The 2017 Chevrolet Malibu's7 increased torque - 2607 lb.-ft. vs. 2479 lb.-ft. - can mean the difference between easy going and a sluggish ride. 2017 Chevrolet MalibuFoo2017 Subaru Outback1487horsepower per ton13392607torque2479
The 2017 Chevrolet Malibu10 offers side airbag protection to its rear passengers standard, but that same level of safety isn't even an option on the 2017 Subaru Outback. 2017 Chevrolet MalibuFoo2017 Subaru Outbackstandard10rear side airbag-
If you live in a climate with snow and ice, or if you're interested in increased fuel economy, the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu's10 front-wheel drive offers a distinct advantage over the 2017 Subaru Outback. Enjoy the increased safety, fuel economy, and yes, fun, of the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu's10 optional turbocharged engine. Sadly, turbo isn't an option on the 2017 Subaru Outback. 2017 Chevrolet MalibuFoo2017 Subaru Outbackhas10front driven wheels-has10turbocharged-
Who wouldn't want more miles between fill-ups? With a 94 miles higher estimated combined tank range, the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu3 will keep you on the road longer than the 2017 Subaru Outback4. The 2017 Chevrolet Malibu's10 wider wheelbase can mean greater stability. How much more stability? A noteworthy 3 inches' worth. 2017 Chevrolet MalibuFoo2017 Subaru Outback5983estimated combined tank range504511110wheelbase1085
The 2017 Chevrolet Malibu10 is priced at $3,965 less than the 2017 Subaru Outback4 - that's some pretty sizable savings. 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's10 Roadside Assistance, standard for 2 years longer than 2017 Subaru Outback4. 2017 Chevrolet MalibuFoo2017 Subaru Outback$21,68010msrp$25,6455510roadside assistance35