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2012 Mitsubishi Galant
ES
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$6,470
31 listings nationwide

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2020 Chevrolet Malibu
L FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$22,970

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2012 Mitsubishi Galant
ES
Patricia Mayo Preview:

The Galant carries over into 2012 unchanged, with abundant rumors that it will take a bow after this model year. Many harsh things can be said of the Galant: It's outdated, cheaply mad...

2020 Chevrolet Malibu
L FWD
No Expert Reviews

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

2012 Mitsubishi Galant
ES
10
writes:
I loved my 2003 galant.. it was a great car. 218k miles later
writes:
Power Ranked 2012 Nissan Maxima S worse.
"It transitions with power and no hesitation."
Handling Ranked 2012 Nissan Maxima S worse.
"It steering is smooth and effortless."
2020 Chevrolet Malibu
L FWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2012 Mitsubishi Galant
ES
2020 Chevrolet Malibu
L FWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
21 MPG
29 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
36 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.7 gal 15.8 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
160 hp @ 5,500 RPM
160 hp @ 5,700 RPM
Torque
157 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
184 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.5:1
10:1
Displacement
2,400 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.43 in x 3.94 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
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Optional --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.6 in 41.5 in
Back Legroom 37 in 38.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.3 cu ft 15.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 981 lbs --
Exterior
Length 191.1 in 194.2 in
Width 72.4 in 73 in
Height 57.4 in 57.9 in
Wheelbase 108.3 in 111.4 in

Available Options

2012 Mitsubishi Galant
ES

Exterior Colors

  • KALAPANA Black
  • Quick Silver Pearl
  • Rave Red Pearl
  • White Pearl

Option Packages

  • Rearview Backup Camera
  • Remote Engine Start
  • Leather Seating Surfaces
2020 Chevrolet Malibu
L FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Summit White

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