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2015 Chevrolet Malibu vs. 2014 Toyota Camry Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Toyota Camry than the Chevrolet Malibu, due to its greater head- and legroom. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Toyota Camry, the Chevrolet Malibu may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.

Convenience
The Chevrolet Malibu will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Toyota Camry, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Chevrolet Malibu is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota Camry. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Chevrolet Malibu and the Toyota Camry have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Chevrolet Malibu is a little wider than the Toyota Camry, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. When looking at overall length, the Chevrolet Malibu takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Toyota Camry.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Chevrolet Malibu transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Toyota Camry.

Handling
The Chevrolet Malibu has a larger turning radius than the Toyota Camry, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Chevrolet Malibu is somewhat more powerful than the Toyota Camry.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Chevrolet Malibu and the Toyota Camry. The Chevrolet Malibu has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Toyota Camry.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Malibu comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Camry.

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2015 Chevrolet
Malibu

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MSRP*: $22,465 - $30,480

2014 Toyota
Camry

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MSRP*: $22,235 - $30,705
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $1,500
Low APR Loan: As low as 2.90% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 0.02%
City MPG: 21 - 25 21 - 25
Highway MPG: 30 - 36 31 - 35
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $21,679 - $28,804 $20,345 - $27,941

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