2019 Chevrolet Cruze vs 2019 Chevrolet Malibu
153 hp 1.4L 4-cylinder engine
160 hp 1.5L 4-cylinder engine
Looking for a Chevrolet sedan in Cartersville or Cedartown but not sure which one to choose? Compare the 2019 Chevrolet Cruze vs. 2019 Chevrolet Malibu to find out which one to take home. Then browse our inventory at Riverside Chevy Cadillac to find a new Chevrolet Malibu or new Chevrolet Cruze that works for you!
Chevy Cruze vs. Chevy Malibu: An Overview
- Price: The 2019 Chevrolet Cruze starts at $18,870 MSRP while the 2019 Chevrolet Malibu starts at $22,965 MSRP.
- Trim Levels: The Cruze comes in 5 trim levels plus a hatchback model, while the Malibu comes in 6 trim levels.
- Passenger Volume: The compact Cruze has 94.0 cubic feet and the midsize sedan Malibu offers 102.9 cubic feet.
- Cargo Volume: The Chevy Cruze trunk has 14.8 cubic feet and the Malibu offers 15.7 cubic feet.
Chevy Cruze Engine Options:
- Base Engine: 153 hp 1.4L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine with 177 lb-ft of torque, a 6-speed automatic transmission, and an EPA-estimated 28/38 city/hwy mpg
- Diesel Engine: 137 hp 1.6L 4-cylinder turbodiesel engine with 240 lb-ft of torque, a 9-speed automatic transmission, and an EPA-estimated 31/48 city/hwy mpg
Chevy Malibu Engine Options:
- Base Engine: 160 hp 1.5L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine with 184 lb-ft of torque, a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT), and an EPA-estimated 29/36 city/hwy mpg
- Top Engine: 250 hp 2.0L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine with 260 lb-ft of torque, a 9-speed automatic transmission, ad an EPA-estimated 22/32 city/hwy mpg
- Hybrid Engine: 160 hp 1.8L 4-cylinder gas/electric hybrid DD with 184 lb-ft of torque, a 1-speed direct drive transmission, and an EPA-estimated 49/43 city/hwy mpg
Both the Chevrolet Cruze and Chevrolet Malibu come with standard features like folding rear seats, navigation, Apple Carplay™ and Android Auto™
, voice command, Bluetooth®
, and OnStar®
& Chevrolet Connected Services compatibility. You can also opt for upgrades on either model for features like heated seats
, remote start, park assist, SiriusXM® satellite radio, and the Bose® premium audio system
- Chevy Cruze Standard Features Include: 7-inch color touchscreen infotainment system, cloth upholstery, 4G LTE Wi-Fi®,, and the Teen Driver Monitor
- Chevy Cruze Available Features Include: Leatherette seats, power front seat lumber control, rear side-window sunshades, and a USB media port
- Chevy Malibu Standard Features Include: 8-inch color touchscreen infotainment system, keyless entry, cruise control, premium cloth upholstery, and steering wheel-mounted controls
- Chevy Malibu Available Features Include: 4G LTE Wi-Fi®, Adaptive Cruise Control, leather seats, cooled/ventilated seats, a sunroof, and dual-zone automatic climate control, and the Teen Driver Monitor.
Learn More at Riverside Chevy Cadillac
When you are ready to test drive one of these vehicles in the Calhoun area, contact us at Riverside Chevy Cadillac. If you still aren’t sure which model to choose, compare more vehicles like the Chevy Malibu vs. Toyota Camry, or explore the Chevrolet Malibu interior in more detail!