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2016 Chevy Malibu Compared to 2016 Honda Accord

2016 Chevy Malibu
1.5L Turbo 4 Cyclinder
6 Spd. Auto

Fuel Economy
27 city / 37 hwy (mpg)
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.0 Gallon
NHTSA Overall Vehicle Safety Score
5 STARS – 5-Front, 5-Side, 4-Rollover
Engine: 1.5 Inline 4
 – Horsepower: 163 @ 5700 RPM
 – Torque: 250 ft-lbs @ 2500 RPM
Warranty Coverage

  • 3-year/36,000-Mile Bumper-to-Bumper Limited Warranty.
  • 5-year/60,000-Mile Powertrain Limited Warranty.
  • 5-year/60,000-mile Roadside Assistance Program.
  • 2-year/24,000-mile Maintenance Warranty.

2016 Honda Accord Sedan
2.4L 4 Cyclinder
6 Spd. Manual

Fuel Economy
23 city / 34 hwy (mpg)
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.2 Gallon
NHTSA Overall Vehicle Safety Score
5 STARS – 4-Front, 5-Side, 5-Rollover
Engine: 2.4 L Inline 4
 – Horsepower: 189 @ 6400 RPM
 – Torque 182 ft-lbs
Warranty Coverage

  • 3-year/36,000-Mile Bumper-to-Bumper Limited Warranty.
  • 5-year/60,000-Mile PowerTrain Limited Warranty.

Fuel Economy

While both the 2016 Chevy Malibu and the Honda Accord Sedan have been designed to offer you better fuel economy than most cars out there, of the two, the Malibu’s fuel economy much better. In fact, if you drive an average of 20,000 miles per year, you will save $125 annually in gas with the Chevy Malibu over the Honda Accord Sedan.

Vehicle Safety Rating

The 2016 Chevy Malibu and the Honda Accord Sedan both have a NHTSA Overall Vehicle Safety Score of 5-Stars, but their scores are not identical. While both scored 5-Stars in their Side Crash tests, in its Front Crash test the Chevy Malibu scored 5-Stars –one star better than the Honda Accord Sedan, and in its Rollover Crash test the Accord scored one more star than the Malibu.

Because the NHTSA only awards 5-Stars to cars they believe have proven their exceptional safety features, both the Malibu and the Accord are impressive when it comes to crash safety.

Warranty Coverage

Standard for all Chevy and Honda cars, the Malibu and the Accord Sedan both include 3-year/36,000-mile Bumper-to-Bumper Limited warranties. 

In addition, the Chevy Malibu features a 5-year/60,000-mile Roadside Assistance program. This program features the following services:

  • Lockout Service – You will be assisted when you accidentally lock your keys inside the vehicle.
  • Flat Tire Change – A spare will be installed for you.
  • Fuel Delivery – If you run out of gas, $5 worth of fuel will be delivered to get you back on the road.
  • Emergency Towing – Your car will be towed to its nearest dealer.
  • Jump-Starts – If you need your car jump-started, you will be assisted whether at home or on the road.

The Honda Accord Sedan offers a 3-year/36,000-mile Roadside Assistance program. So the Chevy Malibu gives you 3 more years or 24,000 more miles in the program. The Roadside Assistance Program literally show how Chevy is ready to go that extra mile. This impressive warranty coverage makes the 2016 Chevy Malibu the clear choice for ensured vehicle reliability and exemplifies Chevy’s dedication to you.

Summary

While the 2016 Chevy Malibu and the Honda Accord may appear to be equivalents especially regarding their crash safety ratings, the much better fuel economy and exceptional warranty coverage of the Chevy Malibu make it the clear choice for smart car buyers.

And where better to shop for your Chevy Malibu than at one of the three George Weber Chevrolet locations near you! There is a reason Weber Chevrolet has been the favored choice of St. Louisans for 114 years. So swing by and let us show you our large inventory of Chevy Malibus and other great vehicles!

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