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2003 Chevrolet Malibu Comparisons

Base Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $18,075.00 $18,085.00 $20,905.00
Destination $625.00 $625.00 $625.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 3.1L V6 2.2L I4 2.7L V6
Horsepower 170 @ 5200 RPM 140 @ 5600 RPM 200 @ 5800 RPM
Torque 190 @ 4000 RPM 150 @ 4000 RPM 190 @ 4850 RPM
Valves 2 4 4
Displacement (cc) 3135 2198 2736
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.5 X 3.3 3.4 X 3.7 3.4 X 3.1
Compression Ratio 9.6:1 10:1 9.7:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 20 24 21
Highway (mpg) 29 33 28

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3106.3 3020.3 3273.9
Wheelbase (in.) 107.0 107.0 108.0
Length (in.) 190.4 186.7 190.7
Width (in.) 69.4 70.1 70.6
Height (in.) 56.4 54.5 54.9
Track Front (in.) 59.0 59.1 60.2
Track Rear (in.) 59.3 59.3 60.2
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 39.4 38.3 37.6
Rear Headroom (in.) 37.6 37.5 35.8
Front Legroom (in.) 41.9 42.1 42.3
Rear Legroom (in.) 38.0 36.3 38.1
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 55.5 53.6 55.2
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 55.3 52.4 54.7
Front Hip Room (in.) 52.0 50.9 52.5
Rear Hip Room (in.) 52.0 50.8 53.1

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 98.6 91.2 94.0

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut wishbone
Rear Suspension multi-link multi-link multi-link
Tires 215/60R15 215/60R15 205/60R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) N/A N/A N/A
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control N/A Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows N/A N/A Std.

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