Compare 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Limited specifications by trim levels

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Malibu Limited is a 5-seat Sedan from Chevrolet, which first hit the market back in 2016.

With the price tag ranging from $22,565 to $23,835, the Chevrolet Malibu Limited faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Ford Fusion, Honda Accord, Kia Optima.



Bulb Size

The Chevrolet Malibu Limited has a maximum towing capacity of 1000 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The Chevrolet Malibu Limited boasts the average fuel economy anywhere of 34 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 73.00mm x 191.50mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Limited

  • Fuel Tank: 15.8 gal

  • Wheelbase: 107.8 in

  • MPG: 24 city/34 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 6.8 sec

  • Engine: 2.5L I-4

  • Towing capacity: 1000 lbs

  • Passenger capacity: 5

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 191.5 x 73 x 57.6

2016 Chevrolet Malibu Limited Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Chevrolet Malibu Limited is offered in 2 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Chevrolet Malibu Limited safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Chevrolet Malibu Limited specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.


    • Main Info

    • Body Style Sedan

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Engine 2.5L I-4 DOHC

    • Horsepower 202 hp @ 1938

    • Torque 191 lb-ft. @ 4,400

    • Transmission 6-spd auto w/OD

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 6.8 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 15.4 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 191.5 in

    • Width 73 in

    • Height 57.6 in

    • Wheelbase 107.8 in

    • Towing capacity 1000 lbs

    • Turning radius 18.7 ft


    • Luggage capacity 16.3 ft

    • Cargo capacity 16.3 cu.ft

    • Seats 5

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 15.8 - 18.5 gal

    • City 24 mpg

    • Combined 30 mpg

    • Highway 34 mpg

    • Highway range 537.2 - 629 mi


    • Basic Warranty 36/36,000 mths/miles


LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

LT 4dr Sedan

Exterior length
191.5 in 191.5 in
Exterior body width
73.0 in 73.0 in
Exterior height
57.6 in 57.6 in
202 hp 202 hp
191 lb-ft. 191 lb-ft.
107.8 in 107.8 in
Turning radius
18.7 '' 18.7 ''
Front legroom
42.1 in 42.1 in
Rear legroom
36.8 in 36.8 in
Front headroom
39 in 39 in
Rear headroom
38 in 38 in
Front hip room
55 in 55 in
Rear hip room
54 in 54 in
Front shoulder room
58 in 58 in
Rear shoulder room
57 in 57 in

Interior Features

LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

LT 4dr Sedan

Air conditioning, front
manual manual
in-radio display in-radio display
front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim
urethane urethane
12V DC power outlet
2 2
Overhead console
mini with storage mini with storage
Floor console
full full
Floor mats
rubber front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power power
Rear windows
power power
1-touch window down
front and rear front and rear
analog analog
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
day-night day-night
Remote trunk release
power power
Seatback storage pockets
2 2
Steering wheel material
urethane urethane

Exterior Features

LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

LT 4dr Sedan

window grid window grid
Body material
fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim
black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround
Door count
4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
trunk trunk
Tinted windows
light light
Rear window type
fixed fixed
dual power remote dual power remote
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
lip lip
16 silver aluminum 16 silver aluminum
Spare tire and wheel


LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

LT 4dr Sedan

Front seat type
bucket bucket
Standard seating
5 5
Front driver seat direction controls
2-way power 2-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls
2-way power 2-way power
Lumbar support
Front armrests
center center
Front head restraints
adjustable adjustable
Rear seats
60-40 bench 60-40 bench
Rear head restraints
2 - adjustable 2 - adjustable
Seat trim
premium cloth cloth/leatherette

Entertainment System

LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

LT 4dr Sedan

AM/FM stereo, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player
in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single
6 6
1st row LCD screen
automatic automatic

Safety and Security Features

LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

LT 4dr Sedan

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front front
halogen halogen
Exterior light control
fully automatic fully automatic
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Airbags, knee protection
driver and passenger driver and passenger
In-Vehicle Assistance Service
OnStar Guidance OnStar Guidance
Automatic Crash Response (airbags and/or sensors)
OnStar Guidance OnStar Guidance
Emergency Services
OnStar Guidance OnStar Guidance
Crisis Assist
OnStar Guidance OnStar Guidance
Stolen Vehicle Assistance
OnStar Guidance OnStar Guidance
Remote Door Unlock
OnStar Guidance OnStar Guidance
Roadside Assistance
OnStar Guidance OnStar Guidance
Remote Horn and Lights
OnStar Guidance OnStar Guidance
Hands-Free Calling
OnStar Guidance OnStar Guidance
Vehicle Diagnostics
OnStar Guidance OnStar Guidance

Mechanical Features

LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

LT 4dr Sedan

2.5L I-4 2.5L I-4
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
front-wheel front-wheel
stainless steel stainless steel
rack and pinion rack and pinion
Suspension tuning
regular regular
Front suspension type
strut strut
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil
Rear suspension type
multi-link multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil
6-spd auto w/OD 6-spd auto w/OD
Axle ratio
2.89 2.89

Other Specs

LS w/1LS 4dr Sedan

LT 4dr Sedan

Luggage capacity
16.3 cu.ft. 16.3 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity
16.3 cu.ft. 16.3 cu.ft.
Base engine size
2.5 liters 2.5 liters
Base engine type
I-4 I-4
Horsepower rpm
6,300 6,300
Torque rpm
4,400 4,400
Fuel tank capacity
15.8 gal. 18.5 gal.
EPA mileage estimates
24 City / 34 Hwy 24 City / 34 Hwy
Lighting - map lights
front front
Lighting - dome light
fade fade
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Height adjustable safety belts
front front
Engine - valvetrain
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles)
36/36,000 36/36,000
Warrranty - Powertrain (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Corrosion perforation (mths/miles)
72/100,000 72/100,000
Warranty - Roadside assistance (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Maintenance (mths/miles)
24/24,000 24/24,000
P215/60SR16.0 BSW AS P215/60SR16.0 BSW AS
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent
Bodyside moldings
body-colored body-colored
Maximum towing capacity
1,000 lbs. 1,000 lbs.