Engine Options for the 2019 Chevy Malibu Near Skokie, IL

2019 Chevrolet Malibu

Do you have the 2019 Chevy Malibu in mind as your next vehicle? You’ll be excited to know that there are three exciting Chevy Malibu engine options for you to choose from! From eco-friendly hybrid technology to spirited turbo power, the 2019 Chevy Malibu is sure to have the performance you’re looking for. Continue reading to learn more about Malibu engine specs, sizes, and drivetrains.

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Engine Options

The 2019 Chevy Malibu is available with three engine options, including one hybrid system for those who want fuel-saving benefits. Check out the table below to see which Chevy Malibu engine options works best for your lifestyle.

2019 Chevy Malibu Engine


1.5L ECOTEC® turbo I4

  • 160 HP @ 5,700 RPM
  • 184 lb.-ft. torque @ 2,500-3,000 RPM

2.0L ECOTEC® turbo

  • 250 HP @ 5,300 RPM
  • 260 lb.-ft. torque @ 2,000-5,000 RPM

1.8L hybrid engine

  • 122 HP @ 5,000 RPM
  • 129 lb.-ft. torque @ 4,750 RPM
Chevrolet Malibu Ecotec Engine

Performance Ratings

Drivers looking to save at the gas pump will appreciate the excellent fuel economy ratings that each 2019 Chevy Malibu engine offers. The 1.5L ECOTEC® turbo engine has an EPA-estimated 29 MPG city and 36 MPG highway. You’ll get an EPA-estimated 22 MPG city and 32 MPG highway with the 2.0L ECOTEC® turbo engine. Additionally, the 1.8 hybrid engine gives you an EPA-estimated 49 MPG city and 43 MPG highway.

2019 Chevy Malibu

Drivetrain Types

The Chevy Malibu is available with three drivetrain types, all included with front-wheel drive: a CVT, 9-speed automatic transmission, and the two-motor drive unit with automatic transmission, which is equipped on only hybrid model engines.