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Chevrolet Malibu vs. Chevrolet Cruze Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Chevrolet Malibu vs. Chevrolet Cruze Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $29,575

Chevrolet Cruze Premier   
Difference: $1,895

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year202020202019
ModelMalibuMalibuCruze
TrimLTPremierPremier
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $26,670 $33,370 $23,520
Driver Confidence Package 1,195 1,195  
Convenience and Technology Package 895    
Panoramic sunroof 1,150    
All-weather floor mats 140 140 140
Illuminated door sill trim plates 395 395 295
Engine-block heater 100 100 100
Sun and Wheels Package   2,270  
Driver Confidence II Package     790
Enhanced Convenience Package     865
Sun and Sound with Navigation Package     1,995
RS Package     995
Driver Confidence Package 1,087 1,087  
Convenience and Technology Package 814    
Panoramic sunroof 1,047    
All-weather floor mats 127 127 127
Illuminated door sill trim plates 359 359 268
Engine-block heater 91 91 91
Sun and Wheels Package   2,066  
Driver Confidence II Package     719
Enhanced Convenience Package     787
Sun and Sound with Navigation Package     1,815
RS Package     905
Options (change) 3,875 4,100 5,180
Options (change) 3,525 3,730 4,712
Destination 925 925 875
Total Price $31,470 $38,395 $29,575

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Chevrolet Malibu vs. Chevrolet Cruze

Lowest Adjusted Price: Chevrolet Cruze Premier
Lowest Adjusted Invoice: Chevrolet Malibu Premier
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $3,345
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $1,048
Model Year202020202019
ModelMalibuMalibuCruze
TrimLTPremierPremier
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine160hp I4250hp I4153hp I4
TransmissionCVTT9T6
DrivetrainFWDFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 6?, 9?, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/55-17245/40-19225/40-18
Total Price$31,470$38,395$29,575
Adjustments for Features0-3,215-1,450
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$31,470$35,180$28,125
Cost Above Minimum$0$3,710$0

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Features Comparison: Chevrolet Malibu vs. Chevrolet Cruze

Model Year202020202019
ModelMalibuMalibuCruze
TrimLTPremierPremier
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
CVT$1000  
9-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1400 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic  $1100
FWD$0$0$0
Accessories 
Heated steering wheel $100$100
Universal garage door opener$100$100 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, low-speed$200$200 
Obstacle detection, front$200$200 
Pedestrian detection$50$50 
Temporary spare tire$150 $150
Cargo Management 
Cargo mat $40 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Automatic climate control, front $200$200
Dual-zone climate control $125 
Navigation system $600$600
Rear air vents$100$100 
Voice control for audio system$25  
Voice control for nav and audio $100$100
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0  
Body kit  $0
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s) $25 
Laminated front side windows$200$200 
Panoramic sunroof$1200$1200 
Rear spoiler  $200
Sunroof  $900
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Fog lights  $125
Powertrain 
Automatic start / stop$150 $150
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats $300 
Heated front seats $200$200
Heated second row seats  $200
Leather seating surfaces $900$900
Manual height adjuster, passenger seat$50 $50
Memory system, driver seat $200 
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat $100 
Power height adjuster, passenger seat $100 
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100$100 
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $100 
Power recliner, passenger seat $100 
Upgraded floor mats $0 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350$350 
Machined alloy wheels  $350
Touring suspension (upgrade)  $0
Total Value of Features$3,875$7,090$5,325
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$3,215$1,450
Value of Feature Adjustments0-390-274

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Specifications Comparison: Chevrolet Malibu vs. Chevrolet Cruze

Model Year20202019
ModelMalibuCruze
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase111.4 in106.3 in
Length194.2 in183.7 in
Width73.0 in70.5 in
Height57.3 in57.4 in
Curb Weight3,101 lb.2,871 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.8 gal.13.7 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.1 in38.9 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room58.5 in54.9 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.1 in53.2 in
Row 1 Legroom41.5 in42.0 in
Row 2 Headroom37.5 in37.3 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room57.1 in53.2 in
Row 2 Hip Room53.4 in51.9 in
Row 2 Legroom38.1 in36.1 in
Cargo Volume15.7 ft314.8 ft3

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Option Package Details
Chevrolet Malibu LT

Driver Confidence Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200No
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Lane departure warning200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200Yes
Pedestrian detection50No
Following distance indicator25Yes
Total Requested142576%
Total Not Requested45024%
Convenience and Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Leather-wrapped steering wheel150Yes
AC power outlet100Yes
Remote start150Yes
Wireless charging station75Yes
Total Requested625100%
Total Not Requested00%
Panoramic sunroof
FeatureValueRequested?
Universal garage door opener100No
Panoramic sunroof1200No
Total Requested00%
Total Not Requested1300100%

Option Package Details
Chevrolet Malibu Premier

Driver Confidence Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200No
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Lane departure warning200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200Yes
Pedestrian detection50No
Following distance indicator25Yes
Total Requested142576%
Total Not Requested45024%
Sun and Wheels Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Universal garage door opener100No
Panoramic sunroof1200No
245/40R19 tires400No
Upgraded floor mats0No
Total Requested00%
Total Not Requested1700100%

Option Package Details
Chevrolet Cruze Premier

Driver Confidence II Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Lane departure warning200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200Yes
Following distance indicator25Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Total Requested1425100%
Total Not Requested00%
Enhanced Convenience Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Automatic climate control, front200Yes
Heated second row seats200No
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
AC power outlet100Yes
Wireless charging station75Yes
Total Requested52572%
Total Not Requested20028%
Sun and Sound with Navigation Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Sunroof900Yes
Compass0Yes
Bose, 9 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Total Requested157582%
Total Not Requested35018%
RS Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Machined alloy wheels0No
225/40VR18 tires400No
Fog lights125No
Body kit0No
Rear spoiler200No
Total Requested00%
Total Not Requested725100%

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