Research 2015 Chevrolet Malibu specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.



Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.5 x - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.3

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.5


Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -


Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 6.1


Fuel System Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 191 @ 4400
Engine Order Code LKW
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.5L/150
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 196 @ 6300

Exterior Dimensions

Length, Overall (in) 191.50
Track Width, Front (in) 62.20
Height, Overall (in) 57.60
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.00
Wheelbase (in) 107.80
Liftover Height (in)
Min Ground Clearance (in)
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.00

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.8

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 42.10
Front Head Room (in) 39.00
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.10
Second Hip Room (in) 54.30
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.50
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 100.3
Second Leg Room (in) 36.80
Second Head Room (in) 37.50
Front Hip Room (in) 55.00


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25


Steering Type Electric Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.68


Vehicle Name Chevrolet Malibu
Body Style Sedan


Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear Four-Link


Front Tire Order Code QPE
Front Tire Order Code RA9
Rear Tire Order Code RA9
Rear Tire Order Code QPE
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P225/55R17
Front Tire Size P215/60R16
Rear Tire Size P225/55R17
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16
Spare Tire Size


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)


Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.84
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.91
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.96
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.58
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code MNH
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.64
Clutch Size (in)


EPA Classification Midsize Cars
Number of Passenger Doors 4

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3393


Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0