Chevrolet Malibu Eco, 2013 MY US

This automobile has a 4 door saloon body style with a front positioned engine powering the front wheels. Powering the Chevrolet Malibu Eco is a double overhead camshaft, 2.4 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder motor, with 4 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 179.5 bhp (182 PS/134 kW) at 6200 rpm and 233 N·m (172 lb·ft/23.8 kgm) at 4900 rpm respectively. A 6 speed automatic gearbox transmits the power to the wheels. Claimed weight at the kerb is 1628 kg.

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Chevrolet Malibu Eco, 2013 MY US information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4864 mm
How heavy?
1628 kg
What size engine?
2.4 litre, 2384 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
182 PS / 179.5 bhp / 134 kW @ 6200 rpm
How much torque?
233 Nm / 172 ft.lb / 23.8 kgm @ 4900 rpm
How economical?
25/37/29 US MPG EPA city/highway/combined

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4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1998 cm3 263 PS 259 bhp 193 kW 1649 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 2497 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW

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2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2738 mm 107.8 inches
Track/tread (front) 1580 mm 62.2 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1575 mm 62 inches
Length 4864 mm 191.5 inches
Width 1854 mm 73 inches
Height 1463 mm 57.6 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.78
Kerb weight 1628 kg 3589 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 59.9 litres 13.2 UK Gal 15.8 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.3
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.4 litre
2384 cc
(145.481 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 88 × 98 mm
3.46 × 3.86 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.9
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 182 PS (179.5 bhp) (134 kW)
at 6200 rpm
Specific output 75.3 bhp/litre
1.23 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 233 Nm (172 ft·lb) (23.8 kgm)
at 4900 rpm
Specific torque 97.73 Nm/litre
1.18 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast aluminum block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11.2:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1228.2 kPa (178.1 psi)
Maximum RPM 7000 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 596 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 111.79 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
82.22 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
110.26 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.16 kg/kW
20.32 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 25/37/29 US MPG EPA city/highway/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km9.4/6.4/8.1 l/100km city/highway/combined
km/litre10.6/15.7/12.3 km/l city/highway/combined
UK MPG30.0/44.4/34.8 UK MPG city/highway/combined
US MPG25.0/37.0/29.0 US MPG city/highway/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.680
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 8½ x 17
Wheel size rear 8½ x 17
Tyres front P225/55 R 17
Tyres rear P225/55 R 17
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS Regenerative
Front brake diameter 297 mm
Rear brake diameter 292 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.75
Final drive ratio 2.64
general
Carfolio.com ID293667
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 19.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco added 2012-11-16.
Last modified 2013-02-28.