With a sporty yet refined appearance, the 2012 Chevrolet Malibu is an American mid-size automobile that carries on the tradition of automotive excellence that the Malibu is known for. Three basic trim levels are offered with the Malibu in 2012. These are the LS, LT and LTZ models.
The basic model 2012 Chevrolet Malibu is the LS. Equipped with a 2.4L four cylinder engine, the LS pushes 169 horse power and comes with a 6-speed automatic transmission. Four-wheel independent suspension and front and rear stabilizer bars are standard equipment on this front wheel drive auto.
Gas mileage figures for the 2012 Chevrolet Malibu LS are good for a mid-sized sedan, with 22 city and 33 highway provided.
The appealing body design of the 2012 Chevrolet Malibu LS is accentuated by 17″ fascia-spoke wheels, black mirrors, body-color rocker moldings and a black grille with chrome borders. The Malibu LS is 191.8 inches in overall length and 70.3 inches in overall width.
The interior of this mid-size auto features custom cloth seats and the driver’s seat is partially power-adjustable. Split-folding rear seatbacks help to provide more room if needed. An AM/FM stereo with CD player and MP3 playback are standard features as are acoustic laminated glass, an auxiliary audio input jack and steering wheel mounted cruise controls.
Standard safety features on the 2012 Chevrolet Malibu LS include child safety locks, driver and passenger airbags, tire pressure monitoring system, 4-wheel disc brakes with 4-wheel ABS, traction control system, OnStar Emergency Services, Onstar Automatic Crash Response, OnStar Roadside Assistance and remote keyless entry. An onboard Driver Information Center, which supplies information regarding various functions on the auto is also offered with the 2012 Chevrolet Malibu.
The 2012 Chevrolet Malibu is available in eight different exterior colors and three interior colors are available. Pick the one that’s right for you at Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac today!