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Easy To Mod. Light Yet Lots Of Room. — well the fact it's the last model 2 door and it can take any engine or trany combo U can think of. really adds to it. next engine i'm getting ready to install 455 Buick, and since it's a Buick engine I think I will install some creature comforts the car never had. like air cruise, tilt.

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

Pros: getting rare

Cons: all you'll see of it is tail lights

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Had It's Time — 10 years ago, It was the most known Malibu in Mansour. It was fast enough to famous. and known for the huge accident i had with a Nissan Sunny back in 2001 lol And there was not any dented places but couple of scratches in the front of the Malibu. Made of Iron. lol

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

Pros: Comfy

Cons: Bad Brakes, Bad Bad

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You Could Hit A Wall And Keep Going — Old and a tank it was a good car for a young person to drive it was safe to drive. had a V-6 in it. it is a fun car to drive horse power is waht is all sbout

Pros: it was a tank

Cons: took to much gas

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My First Car - You're In Love With Your First Car Forever, And I'll Never Get Rid Of It!!!! — This car is like my soul mate. It was my first car, its been through so many changes and additions and subtractions itll make your head spin. after turning it into a 2 door from a 4 door, its been sitting for a few years... i wanna fix my other vehicles into decent shape, then get back to making this like the drawings, and stick a 327 twin turbo in it :)

Pros: its only 3,300 pounds and you can stick ANY kind of engine in it. VERY universal, lots of stuff you can do to these cars, they make KICK ASS lowriders, drag cars, everything!

Cons: ... its a pretty plain box of a granny-car, so you kind of HAVE to do lots of stuff to these cars so they kick ass!! lol haha!

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27 Years Of Mexican Missions — its a stock 1981 Chevy Malibu Classic, 2 door coupe, been in the family for 27 years, which has been since it came off the lot back in 1981

Pros: Very strong and sturdy car, handles like boat but dont all muscle cars?

Cons: squeaky front suspension, needs paint job, needs a V8, needs new interior work

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Man What A Piece Of Crap...great Stereo Though. — This was the worst car I actually owned, bad on gas rotted out and was a money pit.

Pros: Big holes in the floor meant you could use the optional Flintstone brakes

Cons: This car was a con

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Iraqi Taxi Was A Solid Built Machine! — The 3-speed stick (on the floor) made the front bench seat kind of useless, but hey, it's a classic!

Pros: Size and shape, classic 80's GM

Cons: Fixed rear door windows, front bench and floor shift

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2019 Chevrolet Malibu Reviews

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2015 Chevrolet Malibu Reviews

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2014 Chevrolet Malibu Reviews

Great Mid Sized Car With Good Power And Excelent Gas Millage By chevy3359

I like that the car has automatic stop when I am stopped for awhile that really helps on the gas. I like that it has automatic start for the cold winters. I also like the 2 year worry free maintenance... Read More

Torque !!! By Rich

Very good looking car and great performance. Quick through the turns and fun on the highway. Not exactly a family car, who needs a baby with whiplash ?!? Hidden compartment really isnt hidden anymore ... Read More

2013 Chevrolet Malibu Reviews

My Malibu By bobadams79

This is the 2nd Malibu I have owned and have had great luck with them. I would like a little bigger back seats and higher fuel. But, everyone wants higher gas mileage. The Malibu is a safe car as well... Read More

Great Color And Fuel Economy By bearball

just purchased. so far no issues as this was purchased for my son to get back and forth to work. his ride from trenton nj and back to home(south plainfield) as well as to bayonne nj a few times a week... Read More

2012 Chevrolet Malibu Reviews

Review By GuruRPL38

This is a great little car. Even though we had to buy 4 new tires, the price was great and the condition of the car is too. We would definitely shop on CarGurus.com again! Read More

Was Nice For A Year, Materials Started Wearing Excessively By Nick

I don't like that it's a Chevy, it's been the first Chevrolet I've owned and have had some problems with the electric power steering (seems to be very touchy) and chevrolet has been recalling too many... Read More

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