Chevrolet Malibu XL received a new engine in China

Chevrolet Malibu XL received a new engine in China

August 30, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

Chevrolet has revamped the Malibu XL midsize sedan to expand the model’s engine range.

So, in the lineup, which includes 1.3- and 1.5-liter turbo engines, combined with CVT and 9-speed automatic transmission, a new 1.5-liter engine with direct injection and turbocharging has appeared, which works together with a 9-range automatic transmission Hydra-Matic.

The new unit has a capacity of 166 hp. and 250 Nm of torque. The new engine accelerates from 0 to 100 km / h in 9.1 seconds and a top speed of 205 km / h.

As noted in the Chinese dealership of Chevrolet, the new engine will provide an excellent balance of performance and fuel efficiency.

The Malibu XL with a 1.5-liter unit is offered in China in three trim levels: Ruixing Edition, Sharp Version and Ruilian Edition, which cost from 164,900, 174,900 and 184,900 yuan, respectively. … In addition to the new 2021 Malibu XL engine, it also features an upgraded MyLink + multimedia system with enhanced connectivity, Bosch electronic safety systems, tire pressure monitoring and more.

In addition, Chevrolet recently showed off the updated TrailBlazer SUV. It should be emphasized that the changes affected both the appearance and the technical equipment of the American brand car.