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2022 Chevrolet Malibu
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2022 Honda Civic Sedan
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2016 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid
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Overview

Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
1.4L Inline-4 Hybrid
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 29 MPG
Hwy: 36 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 30 MPG
Hwy: 38 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 42 MPG
Hwy: 48 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.8 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
12.4 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
11.9 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
15.7 ft³
Trunk Volume
15.1 ft³
Trunk Volume
11.3 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
1.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
1.4L Inline-4 Hybrid
Horsepower
160 hp @ 5700 rpm
150+ hp
170 hp @ 5000 rpm
Torque
184 lb-ft @ 2500-3000 rpm
130+ lb-ft
184 lb-ft @ 1000 rpm
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
7-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,135 lbs
2,771 lbs
3,411 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
32 MPG
33 MPG
44 MPG
City
29 MPG
30 MPG
42 MPG
Highway
36 MPG
38 MPG
48 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.5 Tons/yr
5.3 Tons/yr
4.0 (Est) Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
15.8 gallons
12.4 gallons
11.9 gallons
Cruising Range City
458.2 miles
372 miles
499.8 miles
Cruising Range Highway
568.8 miles
471.2 miles
571.2 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
194.2 in
182.7 in
182.8 in
Height
57.9 in
55.7 in
57.2 in
Max Width
73 in
70.9 in
70 in
Front Width
62.6 in
60.9 in
60.7 in
Rear Width
62.5 in
61.5 in
60.6 in
Wheelbase
111.4 in
106.3 in
104.4 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
N/A
5.5 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.5 in
42.3 in
41.2 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.1 in
39.3 in
38.2 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58.5 in
57 in
55.2 in
Front Seat Hip Room
54.1 in
53.7 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.1 in
37.4 in
38.1 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.5 in
37.1 in
37.1 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
57.1 in
55 in
53.6 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
53.4 in
47.3 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
15.7 ft³
15.1 ft³
11.3 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
37 ft
35.4 ft
36.4 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Steel Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
18" x 8.0"
16" x 7"
17" x 6"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8.0"
16" x 7"
17" x 6"

Suspension

Front Suspension
MacPherson Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Four-Link
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
245/45R18
P215/55HR16
P205/50HR17
Rear Tire
245/45R18
P215/55HR16
P205/50HR17
Spare Tire
T125/80R16
Compact
Full-Size

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Aegean Blue Metallic
  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Rallye Red
  • Cosmic Blue Metallic
  • Molten Lava Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Moonrock Silver Metallic, Build Out:03/14/2016
  • Oryx White Pearl, Build Out:03/14/2016
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Reflex Silver Metallic, Build Out:03/21/2016
  • Silk Blue Metallic

Standard Interior Materials

  • Jet Black, Premium cloth seat trim
  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Gray, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Ivory, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Cornsilk Beige, V-Tex Leatherette Seat Trim
  • Titan Black/Art Gray, V-Tex Leatherette Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Satellite Radio
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Not Available
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Not Available
Standard
MP3 Player
Not Available
Not Available
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Not Available
Standard

Comfort

Navigation System
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Not Available
Standard
A/C
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Climate Control
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Not Available
Standard
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Optional
Not Available
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Optional
Not Available
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Not Available
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain Note
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Maintenance Note
1 Year/1 Visit
N/A
N/A
Roadside Assistance Note
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Rust-Through
6 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Warranty Note
Preliminary 2022 Warranty
N/A
N/A
Hybrid/Electric Components
N/A
N/A
8 Years / 100,000 Miles
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