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Chevrolet Malibu vs. Hyundai Sonata Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Chevrolet Malibu vs. Hyundai Sonata Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $24,895

Hyundai Sonata LX   
Difference: $11,570

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20202006
ModelMalibuSonata
TrimPremierLX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $33,320 $22,895
Sun and Wheels Package 2,270  
Package 3   1,400
Sun and Wheels Package 2,066  
Package 3   1,278
Options (change) 2,270 1,400
Options (change) 2,066 1,278
Destination 875 600
Total Price $36,465 $24,895

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Chevrolet Malibu vs. Hyundai Sonata

Lowest Adjusted Price: Hyundai Sonata LX
Lowest Adjusted Invoice: Chevrolet Malibu Premier
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $6,625
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $20,297
Model Year20202006
ModelMalibuSonata
TrimPremierLX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine250hp I4235hp V6
TransmissionT9T5
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)22/32 MPG20/30 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 9?, 6
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/40-19225/50-17
Total Price$36,465$24,895
Adjustments for Features-4,9450
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$31,520$24,895

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Features Comparison: Chevrolet Malibu vs. Hyundai Sonata

Model Year20202006
ModelMalibuSonata
TrimPremierLX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
9-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1400 
5-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1000
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
AC power outlet$100 
Heated steering wheel$100 
Proximity key$250 
Remote app$25 
Remote start$150 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats $0
Brake assist$50 
Knee airbag, driver$100 
Knee airbag, passenger$100 
Rear side airbags$300 
Rearview camera$200 
Rollover sensor$50 
Safety key$5 
Tire-pressure monitor$75 
Vehicle health reports$0 
Cargo Management 
Cargo mat$40 
Overhead sunglass holder $25
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50 
Android Auto support$100 
App support$100 
Apple CarPlay support$100 
Aux input$50 
Bluetooth audio streaming$25 
Bluetooth cell phone link$100 
CD changer, in-dash $325
Dual-zone climate control$125 
MP3-compatible player $50
Navigation system$600 
Rear air vents$100 
Satellite radio$200 
SMS text-to-speech reader$25 
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$325 
Voice control for external devices$0 
Voice control for nav and audio$100 
Wi-Fi hotspot$50 
Wireless charging station$75 
Exterior 
Bodyside moldings $75
Laminated front side windows$200 
Panoramic sunroof$1200 
Sunroof $900
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Fog lights $125
Turn signals on or near mirrors$25 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats$300 
Manual lumbar adjuster, driver seat $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 
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Power recliner, passenger seat$100 
Upgraded floor mats$0 
Total Value of Features$7,495$2,550
Value of Feature Adjustments$4,945$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-3990

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Specifications Comparison: Chevrolet Malibu vs. Hyundai Sonata

Model Year20202006
ModelMalibuSonata
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase111.4 in107.4 in
Length194.2 in188.9 in
Width73.0 in72.1 in
Height57.3 in58.0 in
Curb Weight3,402 lb.3,458 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.8 gal.17.7 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.1 in40.1 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room58.5 in57.4 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.1 in55.5 in
Row 1 Legroom41.5 in43.7 in
Row 2 Headroom37.5 in38.2 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room57.1 in56.9 in
Row 2 Hip Room53.4 in55.3 in
Row 2 Legroom38.1 in37.4 in
Cargo Volume15.7 ft316.3 ft3

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Option Package Details
Chevrolet Malibu Premier

Sun and Wheels Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Panoramic sunroof1200No
245/40R19 tires400No
Upgraded floor mats0No
Total Requested1006%
Total Not Requested160094%

Option Package Details
Hyundai Sonata LX

Package 3
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
CD changer, in-dash200No
Total Requested90082%
Total Not Requested20018%

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