If you’re looking for a stylish and spacious midsize sedan, the 2018 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid might be the right choice. It has a sharp new look that is supported by a good driving experience and superior fuel economy. The Chevrolet Malibu hybrid was redesigned in 2016, so this marks the third year of the current generation.
The 2018 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid is now more competitive in the midsize sedan category. Some rivals may boast better driving dynamics or more features for money, but the Malibu provides a solid and stylish all-around package.
The 2018 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid midsize sedan sold in single trim and well-equipped.
The 2018 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid is powered by a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine paired with an electric motor. This combination producing 182 horsepower and 277 pound-feet of torque. A continuously variable transmission (CVT) routes power to the front wheels.
In track testing, the 2018 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid went from zero to 60 mph in 7.5 seconds, making it one of the quickest hybrid sedans. EPA estimated fuel economy is 46 combined (49 city/43 highway).