2011 Chevrolet Malibu 2LT Specs

Chevrolet Malibu

2011 Chevrolet Malibu LT with 2LT powered by 2.4L 4 Cylinder Gas Engine with 6-Speed Automatic transmission.

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Starting Price (MSRP)
2.4L 4 Cylinder Gas
6-Speed Automatic
Front-Wheel Drive
Body Type
Seating capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
15.1 ft³
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

  • Engine
    2.4L 4 Cylinder Gas
  • Horsepower
    169 hp @ 6400 rpm
  • Torque
    160 lb-ft @ 4500 rpm
  • Transmission
    6-Speed Automatic
  • Drivetrain
    Front-Wheel Drive


  • Steering Type
    Electric Pwr
  • Turning Diameter
    39.4 ft


  • Wheels Type
    Aluminum Wheels
  • Front Wheel Size
    17" x TBD
  • Rear Wheel Size
    17" x TBD


  • Front Suspension
    MacPherson Strut
  • Rear Suspension
    4-Link Independent


  • Front Tire
  • Rear Tire

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

  • Combined
    26 MPG
  • City
    22 MPG
  • Highway
    33 MPG

Fuel Tank

  • Fuel Tank Capacity
    16.4 gallons
  • Cruising Range City
    360.8 miles
  • Cruising Range Highway
    541.2 miles


  • CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
    9.3 Tons/yr
  • EPA rating

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

  • Length
    191.8 in
  • Height
    57.1 in
  • Max Width
    70.3 in
  • Front Width
    59.6 in
  • Rear Width
    60 in
  • Wheelbase
    112.3 in

Interior Space

  • Seating Capacity
    5 seater
  • Front Seat Leg Room
    42.2 in
  • Front Seat Headroom
    39.4 in
  • Front Seat Shoulder Room
    55.9 in
  • Front Seat Hip Room
    53 in
  • Rear Seat Leg Room
    37.6 in
  • Rear Seat Headroom
    37.2 in
  • Rear Seat Shoulder Room
    53.9 in
  • Rear Seat Hip Room
    52.1 in

Weight and Towing

  • Curb Weight
    3,421 lbs

Cargo Space

  • Trunk Volume
    15.1 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

  • Cocoa/Cashmere, UltraLux seat trim
  • Ebony, UltraLux seat trim
  • Titanium, UltraLux seat trim

Features and Options

Interior Trim

  • Bucket Seats
    Not Available
  • Cloth Seats
  • Leather Seats
  • Leather Steering Wheel
    Not Available
  • Premium Synthetic Seats
  • Vinyl Seats
  • Woodgrain Interior Trim
    Not Available
  • Sun/Moonroof
    Not Available

Additional Packages

HFV6 Engine Package


includes (LY7) 3.6L V6 SFI engine, (MH2) 6-speed automatic transmission, dual chrome exhaust tips and hydraulic power steering (HPS) (Also includes (QR2) 18" (45.7 cm) Chrome-Tech aluminum wheels.) V6 Engine Package Power, precision and smooth sophistication come together in this package: • A potent powertrain, coupling the 252-hp, 3.6L, dual-overhead-cam V6 engine to its electronically controlled 6-speed automatic transmission. The most powerful combo available on Malibu®, it has the muscle and torque not only to up the exhilaration of every drive, but also to tow a trailer up to 1000 lbs.1 It also includes TAPshift, which lets you shift manually if you choose. • Hydraulic power steering, specially tuned for this powertrain, for responsiveness that you'll appreciate behind the wheel • Dual chrome exhaust tips, adding a flash of brilliance behind This package also includes 18" Chrome-Tech aluminum wheels on 2LT. 1 Maximum trailer weight ratings are calculated assuming a properly equipped base vehicle plus driver. See dealer for details.

Interface Package


includes (UUI) AM/FM stereo with USB port and CD player and (KV1) 110-V AC rear power center Interface Package Have your Malibu® LT wired for sound – and a whole lot more – with this package of family-friendly features: • AM/FM stereo with auto-volume control (which automatically adjusts loudness as the car changes speeds), Radio Data System® (RDS)1 capability and digital clock • CD player with MP3 playback for either standard CDs or CD-R/CD-RW discs burned with MP3 files • USB port2 for controlling and charging your iPod® or other device or inserting a flash drive packed with songs from your digital music library • Auxiliary input jack • Three-prong, 110-volt AC outlet, for plugging in a laptop, game player or other device running at less than 150 watts, for handy on-the-go power 1 RDS functions only where stations broadcast RDS information. 2 Not compatible with all devices.

LPO, Convenience Package


includes envelope-style, cross-car convenience net and cargo organizer (Not available with FDR order type.) Convenience Package Have a place for everything and keep everything securely in place with this practical package, ideal for a busy family on the go. It includes: • Cargo organizer. Made of tough, skid-resistant molded gray plastic, this bin fits neatly into the trunk of your Malibu®. You can adjust its two dividers to create three compartments of various sizes, or remove them to accommodate really big stuff. Perfect for keeping grocery bags upright and preventing spills and leaks, it folds flat for compact storage when not in use. • Convenience net. This rugged, envelope-style net stretches side to side across the trunk to help keep items in place.

LPO, Exterior Bright Appearance Package


includes chrome door handles and Silver grille with chrome surround (Not available with FDR order type.)

LPO, Protection Package


includes dealer-installed premium all-weather front and rear floor mats and front and rear molded splash guards (Not available with FDR order type.) Protection Package Fight sloppiness inside and outside your Malibu® with this popular package, which includes these protective features: • Premium all-weather floor mats. These four high-quality, durable mats help shield the front and rear carpeting. Their custom designed deep-patterned grid collects rain, mud, snow and debris. • Splash guards. Molded to fit behind the front and rear wheels, these attractive guards deflect mud, slush and other roadway nastiness and help keep the lower body panels looking clean and chip-free.

Preferred equipment group

includes Standard Equipment

Premium Mat Package


includes (B36) trunk mat and (B50) premium carpeted front and rear floor mats (Replaces standard (B37) carpeted front and rear floor mats.) Premium Mat Package Add stylish protection for your Malibu® with this Premium Mat Package.It replaces the standard carpeted front and rear floor mats. These deep pile mats with a "Malibu" monogram add to the interior elegance of your vehicle. The package also include a trunk mat, contoured to fit your cargo area from ground-in dirt or leaky groceries.


US NHTSA crash test result

  • Overall Rating
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
  • Side Crash Rating
  • Rollover Rating


Warranty Summary

  • Basic
    3 Years / 36,000 Miles
  • Corrosion
    3 Years / 36,000 Miles
  • Drivetrain
    5 Years / 100,000 Miles
  • Gas Engine
    2 Years / 24,000 Miles
  • Roadside Assistance
    5 Years / 100,000 Miles
  • Rust-Through
    6 Years / 100,000 Miles
  • Short Term California
    3 Years / 50,000 Miles
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