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1979 Chevrolet Malibu User Reviews

1979 Chevrolet Malibu Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 7 reviews

  • Performance:4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 / 5
  • Appearance:4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 / 5
  • Build Quality:3.4 out of 5 stars3.4 out of 5 stars3.4 out of 5 stars3.4 out of 5 stars3.4 out of 5 stars 3.4 / 5
  • Overall: 4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5

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Displaying all 7 1979 Chevrolet Malibu reviews.

jsmoky writes:
1979 Chevrolet Malibu Review
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5

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I purcased this car about three years ago.Found it a driveway in LaGRange.It was sold by a grandson of the owner,she kept hitting the side of the house in the driveway so they convinced her it was time to sell.Ialways had an idea what i wanted to do as far as remodeling an this is the finished work .

Cons

That I have to sell it.

jsmoky
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Thumbs Up Thats The Reaction I Get From People On The Street. — not much too add this car took three years to complete,didnt much like the interior until last year started to change it from a bench seat ,to a floor shift , a counsel ,buckets seats out of a monte carlo and went from gray to black interior, came out better than Iimagined since I did the work myself.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Jesse writes:
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600 horse carburated V-8 big block

Cons

posi-traction

25

Sexiest Car Of Life — Amazing custom car. enough said. the car is beautiful and goregous. never winter driven. tubed at the back for a width 21.5" each. fastest time on quater mile 10.1 seconds. seat's 5 because of coustom back seats- 2 at front and 2 at back

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Jonathan writes:
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love classics

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N/A

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People Give Postive Comments About It — Love it allot... thought the color is not my favorite. Performance is not the best though it's not the worst. Cost of ownership is not a whole lot. This car is a blast to drive. It might have a small block v8 305 but it is got get up and go!!!!

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Alexander writes:
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It's a muscle car, is there anything more you need?

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None, I love it!

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Awesome! — It's got a tuned 350 engine wich delivers about 350hp. TH350 automatic transmission. 9" Ford in the back. Has done 13.69 @ 100mph on the drag strip. Is in fairly good body condition and I'm working on removing all the rust.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Steve writes:
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Too many.

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Not enough HP.

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I Miss This Car — For those of you who remember high school I used to cruise in the 'bu. Loved the car. It had a personality of it's own. Crazy thing is after being in my family for 19 years I can't seem to find any pictures of it. If anyone out there has a pic of my camel brown pimp mobile, please pass it on.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Nick writes:
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Classic Chevy.  small-block v8

Cons

some people just don't understand this style

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79 Malibu !!!!!!! — This would have been a nice old chevy if I dumped about 5 grand into it. It's better to just cruise in these the way thet are.

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Scott writes:
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Scary fast

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Bad frame and couldn't jump well

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The Beast 425 Hp, 3000 Stall — Fastest car i ever owned handled bad but who cares when its that fast. Sleeper looked bad but would beat C5 corvettes

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2013 Chevrolet Malibu Reviews

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2012 Chevrolet Malibu Reviews

I Love It..!! I Would So Get Another One..!! By Donovan

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Stylish, Affordable And Great Mpg! By trkrus

Vehicle is very comfortable and stylish. 4 cyliders still delivers decent power. Two tone leather is not like traditional leather where you stick to it or are freezing in the winter. Satellite radio i... Read More

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2011 Chevrolet Malibu Reviews

Fair. By thizzizxenia

I liked the cocoa/cashmere leather seats alot!! The steering wheel is little. The car overall is impressive. Its a clean hybrid. Nice family of 3 vehicle. Fair enough price for overall ... Read More

Sporty By tilly2812

All good this car rides and handles good and get good gas mileage. have own this car now for two years and no problems yet. need to replace OEM tires that have 77000 miles on them. plan on putting the... Read More

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2010 Chevrolet Malibu Reviews

Very Impressed By ben48174

i originally bought this car because my brothers also have the same car, i must say it is a very beautiful and powerful car, it is great all around and would definitely love to have a malibu in my fam... Read More

Favorite Car Of All Time! By goldens_4

This Malibu exceeds all my expectations for a midsize sedan. It's very spacious for a family of four. The overall look is very classy with the suede/leather interior and woodgrain trim. The gas mileag... Read More

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2009 Chevrolet Malibu Reviews

Nice Car By Llestarge

50K+ miles so far. Maintenance has been good but not stellar. The radio antenna is very weak. The key fob wore out and cost $200 to replace. There is a small rattle in the suspension on bumpy road... Read More

Great Job For My First Ever Own American Car By farizel

The car is a good one to own as it doesn't cost much to maintain it. When you do need power, you can switch it to semi-manual and have some serious fun. Overall it is a nice car but I just want to get... Read More

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