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Chevrolet Impala vs. Chevrolet Malibu Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Chevrolet Impala vs. Chevrolet Malibu Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $35,750

Chevrolet Malibu Premier   
Difference: $5,635

Lowest Total Invoice: $34,159

Chevrolet Malibu Premier   
Difference: $5,371

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20172017
ModelImpalaMalibu
TrimPremierPremier
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $35,845 $30,975
Base Invoice $34,411 $29,736
Navigation Package 495  
Enhanced Convenience Package 1,035  
Advanced Technology Package 735  
Adaptive cruise control 595  
245/40VR20 400  
Engine-block heater 75 100
All-weather floor mats 140 140
Cargo organizer 140 140
Panoramic sunroof 1,050 1,270
Driver Confidence Package II   995
Driver Confidence Package   1,195
Cargo net   60
Navigation Package 450  
Enhanced Convenience Package 942  
Advanced Technology Package 669  
Adaptive cruise control 541  
245/40VR20 364  
Engine-block heater 68 91
All-weather floor mats 127 127
Cargo organizer 127 127
Panoramic sunroof 956 1,156
Driver Confidence Package II   905
Driver Confidence Package   1,087
Cargo net   55
Options (change) 4,665 3,900
Options (change) 4,244 3,548
Destination 875 875
Total Price $41,385 $35,750
Total Invoice $39,530 $34,159

The configured Chevrolet Impala 4dr Sedan has a 305-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Chevrolet Malibu 4dr Sedan has a turbocharged 250hp 2.0L I4 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 9-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Chevrolet Impala and Chevrolet Malibu are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Chevrolet Impala Premier trim is $35,845. The features would cost an additional $4,665. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $41,385.

The base sticker price of the Chevrolet Malibu Premier trim is $30,975. The features would cost an additional $3,900. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $35,750.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Chevrolet Impala trims is 4. The feature adjusted price of the Chevrolet Malibu trims is 5. Based on this adjustment, the Chevrolet Malibu Premier appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Chevrolet Impala 4dr Sedan has a 305-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Chevrolet Malibu 4dr Sedan has a turbocharged 250hp 2.0L I4 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 9-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Chevrolet Impala and Chevrolet Malibu are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Chevrolet Impala Premier trim is $34,411. The features would cost an additional $4,244. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $39,530.

The invoice of the Chevrolet Malibu Premier trim is $29,736. The features would cost an additional $3,548. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $34,159.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Chevrolet Impala trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Chevrolet Malibu trims is 3. Based on this adjustment, the Chevrolet Malibu Premier appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Chevrolet Impala vs. Chevrolet Malibu

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Chevrolet Malibu Premier
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $5,890
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $5,615
Model Year20172017
ModelImpalaMalibu
TrimPremierPremier
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine305hp V6250hp I4
TransmissionT6T9
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)19/29 MPG22/33 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 11?, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/40-20245/40-19
Total Price$41,385$35,750
Adjustments for Features0-255
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$41,385$35,495
Total Invoice$39,530$34,159
Adjustments for Features0-244
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$39,530$33,915

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Features Comparison: Chevrolet Impala vs. Chevrolet Malibu

Model Year20172017
ModelImpalaMalibu
TrimPremierPremier
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100 
9-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1400
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
Semi-automated parking system $500
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual $250
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power$350 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, low-speed $200
Following distance indicator $25
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based $200
Obstacle detection, front $200
Pedestrian detection $50
Safety key $5
Temporary spare tire$150 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
CD player$125 
HD radio$50 
MP3-compatible player$50 
SD Card slot$25 
Surround sound$250 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror$75 
Auto-dimming headlights $200
Xenon HID headlights$500 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Door sill trim plates $100
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat$150 
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$150 
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat $100
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $100
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels $350
Machined alloy wheels$350 
Total Value of Features$3,425$3,680
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$255
Value of Feature Adjustments0-244

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Specifications Comparison: Chevrolet Impala vs. Chevrolet Malibu

Model Year20172017
ModelImpalaMalibu
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase111.7 in111.4 in
Length201.3 in193.8 in
Width73.0 in73.0 in
Height58.9 in57.7 in
Curb Weight3,800 lb.3,388 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.5 gal.13.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.9 in39.1 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.9 in58.5 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.9 in54.1 in
Row 1 Legroom41.9 in42.0 in
Row 2 Headroom37.4 in37.5 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room56.9 in57.1 in
Row 2 Hip Room54.1 in53.4 in
Row 2 Legroom39.8 in38.1 in
Cargo Volume18.8 ft315.8 ft3

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Option Package Details
Chevrolet Impala Premier

Navigation Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Speed limit information0No
Total Requested675100%
Total Not Requested00%
Enhanced Convenience Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power100No
Cooled or ventilated front seats300Yes
Memory system, driver seat200Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75No
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Cargo mat40Yes
Upgraded floor mats0Yes
Total Requested89084%
Total Not Requested17516%
Advanced Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
AC power outlet100Yes
Surround sound250No
Bose, 11 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Wireless charging station75Yes
Total Requested17523%
Total Not Requested60077%
Adaptive cruise control
FeatureValueRequested?
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Total Requested1050100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
Chevrolet Malibu Premier

Panoramic sunroof
FeatureValueRequested?
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Upgraded floor mats0Yes
Total Requested1300100%
Total Not Requested00%
Driver Confidence Package II
FeatureValueRequested?
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Semi-automated parking system500No
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Total Requested105068%
Total Not Requested50032%
Driver Confidence Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200No
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Rear cross-traffic detection100Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200No
Pedestrian detection50No
Following distance indicator25No
Total Requested100053%
Total Not Requested87547%

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