Chevrolet has disclosed U.S. pricing details concerning the 2014 Malibu which will kick off from $22,965, taking into account the $825 destination charge. Scheduled to reach dealerships this fall, the 2014 Malibu is $160 more expensive than the 2013MY and comes with a slightly more aggressive front fascia encompassing more chrome and a prominent grille. On the inside it has a redesigned center console, a more comfy rear bench and better front seats. The base model is motivated by a 4-cylinder, 2.5-liter mill outputting 196 bhp (145 kW) and 253 Nm (186 lb-ft) of torque. It benefits from stop/start tech and will return 25 mpg city / 36 mpg hwy.
At an additional cost, the 2014 Chevrolet Malibu can be configured with a 4-cylinder, 2.0-liter turbo engine that now produces 259 bhp (193 kW) and 400 Nm (295 lb-ft), which makes it 47 Nm (35 lb-ft) more powerful than its predecessor. Other changes include retuned dampers, uprated brakes and a reworked power steering system.