Chevrolet Impala vs Chevrolet Malibu Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2020 Chevrolet Impala LS FWD
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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
No Data Available
2023 Chevrolet Malibu
LS FWD
MSRP
$25,000
Invoice
$24,100
Average Price Paid
$18,526
864 listings nationwide

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2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
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2023 Chevrolet Malibu
LS FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
N/A
2023 Chevrolet Malibu
LS FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$25,003
2 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
Kyree Rollerson Preview:

The Chevrolet Impala is a large sedan, one you might consider if you’re in the market for a Dodge Charger, Kia Cadenza, Nissan Maxima, Buick LaCrosse, or Toyota Avalon. It gets a few c...

2023 Chevrolet Malibu
LS FWD
No Expert Reviews

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
johnjhon writes:
Great car I love it
Danielle writes:
Back Seats Ranked 2020 Chevrolet Malibu LT FWD better.
"Idk"
Value Ranked 2020 Chevrolet Malibu LT FWD better.
"Everything"
2023 Chevrolet Malibu
LS FWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
2023 Chevrolet Malibu
LS FWD
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
--
--
27 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
--
35 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18.5 gal 15.8 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
305 hp @ 6,800 RPM
197 hp @ 6,300 RPM
160 hp @ 5,700 RPM
Torque
264 lb-ft @ 5,300 RPM
191 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
184 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.5:1
11.3:1
10:1
Displacement
3,600 cc
2,500 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.37 in
3.46 in x 3.97 in
2.91 in x 3.4 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 45.8 in 41.5 in
Back Legroom 39.8 in 38.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 18.8 cu ft 15.7 cu ft
Exterior
Length 201.3 in 194.2 in
Width 84.3 in 73 in
Height 58.9 in 57.9 in
Wheelbase 111.7 in 111.4 in

Available Options

2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
2023 Chevrolet Malibu
LS FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Dark Ash Metallic
  • Mineral Gray Metallic
  • Mosaic Black Metallic
  • Riverside Blue Metallic
  • Sterling Gray Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • Driver Confidence Package
  • LPO, Convenience Package 2

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