2020 Chevy Malibu engine performance specs 

By Product Expert | Posted in New Chevy Models, Performance & Efficiency on Wednesday, July 17th, 2019 at 5:32 pm
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The Chevy Malibu remains one of the most popular vehicles in the Chevy lineup and in its entire class. The 2020 model has been released, and it is better than ever. Even with a great design and tons of technological features, what’s under the hood is really what matters most. Keep reading to learn more about the engine specs of the new 2020 Chevrolet Malibu. 

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What engine does the 2020 Chevy Malibu have? 

When shopping for a 2020 Malibu, drivers will be able to choose from two different engine options. The L, LS, RS, LT trim levels all come fitted with a 160-horsepower, 1.5-liter inline four-cylinder engine. The top-of-the-line Premier model comes with a much more potent 2.0-liter I-4 engine powered by 250 horses. The base engine is paired with a two-speed continuously variable transmission while the Premier comes with a nine-speed automatic transmission. Unsurprisingly, the former offers a more efficient fuel economy. The bottom four trim levels all average up to 36 highway mpg, 29 city mpg, and 32 combined mpg. The Premier averages up to 32 highway mpg, 22 city mpg, and 26 combined mpg. The Malibu is one of the best-looking compact sedans available, and now you know that it performs well and is also remarkably efficient. 

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Get the 2020 Chevrolet Malibu near Milwaukee WI 

Interested drivers who wish to learn more about the 2020 Malibu are encouraged to come to Eric Von Schledorn Chevy. We will go over everything else you need to know like pricing options, available features, and financing. Come by soon and we promise to deliver with outstanding customer service! 

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