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2001 INFINITI I30
FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$30,010
2021 Chevrolet Malibu
L FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$22,965

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

2001 INFINITI I30
FWD
20
Crystal writes:
I really enjoyed both cars. The I30 is 40 Ram faster. The Lexus is definitely a luxury and comfortable.
25
Rene 2001 INFINITI I30 FWDReview:

Trixie — Love this car....it was a very smooth ride until I hit a tree...Miss my car. I was planning so much....

Primary Use: Family transportation

145
Bryan 2001 INFINITI I30 FWDReview:

Highly Recommended - Above All Else It Took A Rear-ending From A Cadillac And Emerged The Victor! — Sleek, professional, stylish MPG consistently in the 20s Constant issues with sensors, other than th...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

2021 Chevrolet Malibu
L FWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2001 INFINITI I30
FWD
2021 Chevrolet Malibu
L FWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
29 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
36 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 15.8 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
227 hp @ 6,400 RPM
160 hp @ 5,700 RPM
Torque
217 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
184 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
10:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.66 in x 2.89 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
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 4 stars --
Front Passenger 4 stars --
Side Driver 4 stars --
Side Rear Passenger 4 stars --
Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 4 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 3 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Rollover -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
CD Changer Optional --
Cassette Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 43.9 in 41.5 in
Back Legroom 36.2 in 38.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14.9 cu ft 15.7 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,008 lbs --
Standard Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs --
Exterior
Length 193.7 in 194.2 in
Width 70.2 in 73 in
Height 56.5 in 57.9 in
Wheelbase 108.3 in 111.4 in

Available Options

2001 INFINITI I30
FWD
2021 Chevrolet Malibu
L FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Summit White

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