2016 Chevy Malibu VS 2016 Ford Fusion
$21,625 Base MSRP $22,119
250 hp Top Horsepower 240 hp
Chevrolet MyLink Infotainment System Ford SYNC
Yes Wi-Fi Hotspot No

2016 Chevy Malibu vs 2016 Ford Fusion

Steering wheel and dashboard in the 2016 Chevy Malibu

When it comes to the midsize sedan market, there are a lot of options. The twovehicle in this 2016 Chevy Malibu vs 2016 Ford Fusion comparison are two of the best. Both come standard with a host of premium features and powerful and economical engines, so it can be hard to choose between them. To help car shoppers out, we've looked into a few of the capabilities and features of these two vehicles, and hopefully have them laid out so that car shopping can be a little easier. One of the first things to look at is price. The 2016 Chevy Malibu offers a lower price than the Ford Fusion whether you look compare the base Malibu L trim to the base Fusion S trim, or you check out the elite Premier and Titanium levels.

Of course, it could be assumed that you get more for that money, but when it comes to the 2016 Chevy Malibu vs 2016 Ford Fusion, that is not always the case. While the Fusion offers somewhat more horsepower with its base engine, the 2016 Chevy Malibu pulls far ahead in gas mileage, offering a 6.3 L/100km fuel consumption rating (compared to the Fusion's 6.9 L/100km) for highway driving. This low number is possible thanks to technology like variable valve timing, direct fuel injection. Automatic stop/start technology also comes standard. The 2016 Chevy Malibu is also available with the top horsepower in this comparison, delivering 250 horsepower with its optional 2.0-liter turbo engine and an eight-speed automatic transmission.

Wi-Fi connectivity on the 2016 Chevy Malibu

Both of these midsize sedans are comfortable, and well-equipped with features like automatic climate control, but time and time again the 2016 Chevy Malibu offers small touches that help this sedan feel absolutely comfortable from the first moment. Premium cloth upholstery instead of the Ford's normal cloth seating, and a fully-galvanized steel frame instead of the 2016 Ford Fusion's composite and galvanized steel are only two of these touches. The Malibu is also the only vehicle in this 2016 Chevy Malibu vs 2016 Ford Fusion comparison that offers available 4G LTE Wi-Fi in every vehicle. With connectivity for up to seven devices, this features means that drivers and families never need to be out of touch with loved ones when on the road.

The 2016 Chevy Malibu also offers premium safety features like low-speed automatic braking, front pedestrian braking, and front and rear parking assist. For more information on this vehicle near Winnipeg MB, contact Craig Dunn Motor City at 888-611-6021 today.

Detail of the badging on the exterior of the 2016 Chevy Malibu