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Chevrolet Malibu vs. Toyota Corolla Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Chevrolet Malibu vs. Toyota Corolla Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $24,465

Toyota Corolla XLE   
Difference: $12,050

Lowest Total Invoice: $22,327

Toyota Corolla XLE   
Difference: $12,528

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201820182018
ModelMalibuCorollaCorolla
TrimPremierXLEXSE
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $30,975 $21,985 $22,730
Base Invoice $29,736 $20,357 $21,047
Driver Confidence Package 1,195    
Driver Confidence Package II 995    
Sun and Wheels Package 2,270    
Cargo net 65 49 49
All-weather floor mats 140 239 239
Auto-dimming rearview mirror   349 349
Floor mats   224 224
Entune Audio with Navigation   525 525
Door sill trim plates   199 199
Driver Confidence Package 1,087    
Driver Confidence Package II 905    
Sun and Wheels Package 2,066    
Cargo net 59 32 32
All-weather floor mats 127 135 135
Auto-dimming rearview mirror   274 274
Floor mats   139 139
Entune Audio with Navigation   360 388
Door sill trim plates   135 135
Options (change) 4,665 1,585 1,585
Options (change) 4,244 1,075 1,103
Destination 875 895 895
Total Price $36,515 $24,465 $25,210
Total Invoice $34,855 $22,327 $23,045

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Chevrolet Malibu vs. Toyota Corolla

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Toyota Corolla XLE
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $7,260
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $7,956
Model Year201820182018
ModelMalibuCorollaCorolla
TrimPremierXLEXSE
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine250hp I4132hp I4132hp I4
TransmissionT9CVT-7CVT-7
DrivetrainFWDFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 9?, 6?, 6
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/40-19205/55-16215/45-17
Total Price$36,515$24,465$25,210
Adjustments for Features-4,7900-500
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$31,725$24,465$24,710
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$245
Total Invoice$34,855$22,327$23,045
Adjustments for Features-4,5720-457
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$30,283$22,327$22,588
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$261

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Features Comparison: Chevrolet Malibu vs. Toyota Corolla

Model Year201820182018
ModelMalibuCorollaCorolla
TrimPremierXLEXSE
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
9-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1400  
7-speed manually-shiftable CVT $1100$1100
FWD$0$0$0
Accessories 
AC power outlet$100  
Adaptive cruise control $750$750
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed$1000  
Heated steering wheel$100  
Remote app$25  
Remote start$150  
Semi-automated parking system$500  
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
4-wheel disc brakes$150 $150
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats $0$0
Blind spot warning system$200  
Following distance indicator$25  
Knee airbag, passenger$100  
Obstacle detection, front$200  
Obstacle detection, rear$300  
Rear cross-traffic detection$100  
Rear side airbags$300  
Rollover sensor$50  
Safety key$5  
Seat cushion airbag, passenger $75$75
Temporary spare tire $150$150
Vehicle health reports$0  
Cargo Management 
Cargo tray $40$40
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50  
Android Auto support$0  
Apple CarPlay support$0  
CD player $125$125
Dual-zone climate control$125  
DVD-compatible player $0$0
HD radio $50$50
MP3-compatible player $50$50
Rear air vents$100  
Siri Eyes Free support $0$0
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$325  
Traffic + travel information $25$25
Voice control for external devices$0  
Wi-Fi hotspot$50  
Wireless charging station$75  
Exterior 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$25 $25
Laminated front side windows$200  
Panoramic sunroof$1200  
Rear spoiler  $200
Sunroof $900$900
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Automatic headlights$125  
Interior ambient lighting$150  
LED headlights $1000$1000
Turn signals on or near mirrors$25 $25
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls  $100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats$300  
Leather seating surfaces$900  
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  
Synthetic leather seating surfaces $0$0
Upgraded floor mats$0  
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350  
Machined alloy wheels $350$350
Total Value of Features$9,405$4,615$5,115
Value of Feature Adjustments$4,790$0$500
Value of Feature Adjustments-4,5720-457

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Specifications Comparison: Chevrolet Malibu vs. Toyota Corolla

Model Year20182018
ModelMalibuCorolla
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase111.4 in106.3 in
Length193.8 in182.6 in
Width73.0 in69.9 in
Height57.7 in57.3 in
Curb Weight3,087 lb.2,821 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.8 gal.13.2 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.1 in38.3 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room58.5 in54.8 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.1 in53.0 in
Row 1 Legroom42.0 in40.2 in
Row 2 Headroom37.5 in37.1 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room57.1 in54.8 in
Row 2 Hip Room53.4 in43.9 in
Row 2 Legroom38.1 in41.4 in
Cargo Volume15.8 ft313.0 ft3

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Option Package Details
Chevrolet Malibu Premier

Driver Confidence Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, front200No
Obstacle detection, rear300No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Lane departure warning200Yes
Blind spot warning system200No
Rear cross-traffic detection100No
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Following distance indicator25No
Total Requested105056%
Total Not Requested82544%
Driver Confidence Package II
FeatureValueRequested?
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750No
Semi-automated parking system500No
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Total Requested30019%
Total Not Requested125081%
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
Toyota Corolla XLE

Auto-dimming rearview mirror
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Compass0Yes
Total Requested250100%
Total Not Requested00%
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%
Entune Audio with Navigation
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system550Yes
DVD-compatible player0No
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
App support100Yes
Total Requested725100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
Toyota Corolla XSE

Auto-dimming rearview mirror
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Compass0Yes
Total Requested250100%
Total Not Requested00%
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%
Entune Audio with Navigation
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system550Yes
DVD-compatible player0No
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
App support100Yes
Total Requested725100%
Total Not Requested00%

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