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Chevrolet Malibu vs. Toyota Avalon Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Chevrolet Malibu vs. Toyota Avalon Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $34,540

Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid   
Difference: $10,459

Lowest Total Invoice: $32,902

Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid   
Difference: $7,331

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20182018
ModelMalibuAvalon
TrimHybridHybrid Limited
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $27,875 $42,800
Base Invoice $26,760 $38,520
Panoramic sunroof 1,150  
Navigation system 495  
Driver Confidence Package 1,195  
Leather Package 1,395  
Convenience and Technology Package 895  
Cargo net 65 49
All-weather floor mats 140 149
Illuminated door sill trim plates 395 379
Cargo mat 60  
Floor mats   228
Remote start   499
Panoramic sunroof 1,047  
Navigation system 450  
Driver Confidence Package 1,087  
Leather Package 1,269  
Convenience and Technology Package 814  
Cargo net 59 35
All-weather floor mats 127 85
Illuminated door sill trim plates 359 250
Cargo mat 55  
Floor mats   138
Remote start   310
Options (change) 5,790 1,304
Options (change) 5,267 818
Destination 875 895
Total Price $34,540 $44,999
Total Invoice $32,902 $40,233

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Chevrolet Malibu vs. Toyota Avalon

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $7,674
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $4,841
Model Year20182018
ModelMalibuAvalon
TrimHybridHybrid Limited
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine122hp I4 H156hp I4 H
TransmissionCVTCVT
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)49/43 MPG40/39 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 9785, 11
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/55-17215/55-17
Total Price$34,540$44,999
Adjustments for Features0-2,785
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$34,540$42,214
Total Invoice$32,902$40,233
Adjustments for Features0-2,490
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$32,902$37,743

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Features Comparison: Chevrolet Malibu vs. Toyota Avalon

Model Year20182018
ModelMalibuAvalon
TrimHybridHybrid Limited
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
CVT$1000$1000
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
AC power outlet$100 
Adaptive cruise control $750
Cruise control$250 
Remote app$25 
Sunshade, rear, power $225
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial $200
Following distance indicator$25 
Obstacle detection, front$200 
Obstacle detection, rear$300 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system $100
Safety key$5 
Temporary spare tire $150
Vehicle health reports$0 
Cargo Management 
Cargo tray $40
Rear seat pass-through $100
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50 
Android Auto support$100 
Apple CarPlay support$100 
CD player $125
DVD-compatible player $0
HD radio $50
MP3-compatible player $50
Rain-sensing wipers $175
Rear air vents$100 
Rear air vents with automatic controls $250
Siri Eyes Free support $0
Surround sound $250
Telematics service, such as OnStar $300
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$325 
Traffic + travel information $25
Variable intermittent wipers$75 
Wi-Fi hotspot$50 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0 
Panoramic sunroof$1200 
Sunroof $900
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror $75
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror $75
Detailed driving style feedback$100 
Large energy flow and fuel economy display$25 
Tachometer $75
Xenon HID headlights $500
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats $300
Heated second row seats $200
Memory system, driver seat $200
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat $150
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100 
Power thigh support length adjuster, driver seat $100
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat $100
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350 
Chrome-coated alloy wheels $600
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Total Value of Features$4,480$7,265
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$2,785
Value of Feature Adjustments0-2,490

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Specifications Comparison: Chevrolet Malibu vs. Toyota Avalon

Model Year20182018
ModelMalibuAvalon
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase111.4 in111.0 in
Length193.8 in195.3 in
Width73.0 in72.2 in
Height57.7 in57.5 in
Curb Weight3,457 lb.3,594 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.8 gal.17.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.1 in38.5 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room58.5 in58.2 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.1 in55.1 in
Row 1 Legroom42.0 in42.1 in
Row 2 Headroom37.5 in37.9 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room57.1 in57.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room53.4 in54.6 in
Row 2 Legroom38.1 in39.2 in
Cargo Volume15.8 ft316.0 ft3

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Option Package Details
Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid

Driver Confidence Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200No
Obstacle detection, rear300No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Lane departure warning200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Following distance indicator25No
Total Requested135072%
Total Not Requested52528%
Leather Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Heated front seats200Yes
Power recliner, passenger seat100Yes
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Power height adjuster, passenger seat50Yes
Bose, 9 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Total Requested145081%
Total Not Requested35019%
Convenience and Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Leather-wrapped steering wheel150Yes
AC power outlet100No
Remote start150Yes
Wireless charging station75Yes
Total Requested52584%
Total Not Requested10016%

Option Package Details
Toyota Avalon Hybrid Limited

Floor mats
FeatureValueRequested?
Floor mats75Yes
Cargo mat40Yes
Total Requested115100%
Total Not Requested00%
All-weather floor mats
FeatureValueRequested?
All-weather floor mats75Yes
Cargo tray40No
Total Requested7565%
Total Not Requested4035%

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