Currently, GM has unveiled the 8th generation Chevrolet Malibu. It’s introduced in U.S in the second half of 2012. GM gave several light styling changes to this new Malibu as well as developing its interior space and also tweaking the powertrains and chassis.
This latest Malibu bring the two-piece front grille that’s inspired by the Impala – it comprising a more famous lower grille and also an altered top part that links with the hood. When you step inside, you will find the altered front seatbacks and also the latest cushion sculpturing and also materials that are used on the rear seat bench. Those help increase the rear knee room by 1.25inches. Meanwhile, you will also see that the center console was also altered.
You will find the base 2.5liter Ecotec 4-cylinder engine under its hood. According to General Motors, the result of this engines a stronger feeling of acceleration from a stop and also a greater feeling of the power on demand in almost all driving conditions.
In addition to the engine updates, GM took a look at the chassis and made changes to the suspension with recalibrated dampers and rebound springs, as well as to the electric power rack-and-pinion variable-effort power steering, and the braking system.
GM also made changes to the suspension. GM recalibrated the dampers and then rebound the springs, in addition to the electric power rack-and-pinion variable-effort power steering, and also the braking system. Unfortunately, the price of this stunning Malibu hasn’t been revealed yet.