Compare Chevrolet Malibu vs Hyundai Sonata Hybrid

Overview

Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0L Inline-4 Hybrid
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 29 MPG
Hwy: 36 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 50 MPG
Hwy: 54 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.8 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
15.7 ft³
Trunk Volume
16 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
2.0L Inline-4 Hybrid
Horsepower
160 hp @ 5700 rpm
150 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
184 lb-ft @ 2500-3000 rpm
139 lb-ft @ 5000 rpm
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,135 lbs
3,325 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
32 MPG
52 MPG
City
29 MPG
50 MPG
Highway
36 MPG
54 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.5 Tons/yr
3.4 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
15.8 gallons
13.2 gallons
Cruising Range City
458.2 miles
660 miles
Cruising Range Highway
568.8 miles
712.8 miles

Battery Range & Charge Times

Battery Size
N/A
1.62 kWh

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
194.2 in
192.9 in
Height
57.9 in
56.9 in
Max Width
73 in
73.2 in
Front Width
62.6 in
64.3 in
Rear Width
62.5 in
63.9 in
Wheelbase
111.4 in
111.8 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
5.3 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.5 in
46.1 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.1 in
40 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58.5 in
57.9 in
Front Seat Hip Room
54.1 in
54.6 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.1 in
34.8 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.5 in
37.8 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
57.1 in
56.1 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
53.4 in
54.4 in

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
15.7 ft³
16 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
37 ft
36 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 8.0"
16" x 6.5"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8.0"
16" x 6.5"

Suspension

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

Tires

Front Tire
245/45R18
P205/65HR16
Rear Tire
245/45R18
P205/65HR16
Spare Tire
T125/80R16
N/A

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Calypso Red
  • Hampton Gray
  • Nocturne Black
  • Oxford Blue
  • Portofino Gray
  • Shimmering Silver

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
Hyper White

Standard Interior Materials

  • Jet Black, Premium cloth seat trim
  • Black, Premium Cloth Seating Surfaces
  • Dark Gray, Premium Cloth Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Not Available
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Not Available

Interior Trim

Cloth Seats
Standard
Not Available
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Not Available
A/C
Standard
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Not Available
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Not Available
Remote Engine Start
Optional
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Telematics
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

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

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Side Crash Rating
Rollover Rating

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

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