See the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid in the St. Louis area. This hybrid offers the top fuel efficiency in its class.
The 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid is a remarkably efficient midsize sedan. Using drive system components and software from the Chevrolet Volt for electric propulsion and power to assist the gas engine, the Malibu Hybrid offers segment-best EPA estimated 46-mpg combined fuel economy rating. In fact, no other 2016 midsize sedan hybrid offers higher EPA-estimated city mileage.
This new Chevy Malibu hybrid is powered by a new 1.8L engine that works in tandem with a two-motor drive unit that releases 182 horsepower (136 kW) of total system power. The engine is the first of its kind to use Exhaust Gas Heat Recovery (EDHR) that captures exhaust heat and uses it to warm the engine and cabin. This new technology not only improves engine warming time but it also helps to maintain consistent fuel economy in cold weather. A powerful 80-cell, 1.5 kWh lithium-ion battery pack powers the Malibu hybrid at speeds up to 53 mpg on electricity alone reserving the use of the gasoline engine for higher speeds.
In addition to the benefits of remarkable fuel efficiency, the new 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid also offers many innovative standard and optional new features such as Chevrolet MyLink with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a Rear Vision Camera, Lane Keep Assist, Front Pedestrian Braking and Low Speed Automatic Braking. “The Malibu Hybrid offers outstanding fuel efficiency and integrates the latest technology to give customers a world-class hybrid,” said Steve Majoros, marketing director of Chevrolet Cars and Crossovers. “Combined with a number of available, leading safety and connectivity features, it’s a great choice for those who want exceptional efficiency with Chevrolet’s signature value.”
Offered at a modest starting MSRP around $28,000, the Malibu is one of Chevrolet’s most popular models. If you would like to learn more about this affordable new Chevy come test drive the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid near St. Louis, MO soon.