Chevrolet Malibu vs. Toyota Mirai

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 2018 Toyota Mirai 4dr Sedan Base 1300-OEM Exterior 3/4 Front Left-Facing Primary

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$21,680
$58,365 (MSRP)

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
160 hp
151 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.5L turbo DOHC 4
Standard

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42 in.
42.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.1 in.
38.5 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
38.1 in.
30.1 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.5 in.
36.8 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
15.8 cu. ft.
12.8 cu. ft.

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
Optional

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
5

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Steel
Aluminum

Tire Width

Tire Width
P205/65R16
P215/55VR17

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
111.4 in.
109.4 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
37 ft.
18.7 ft.

Length

Length
193.8 in.
192.5 in.

Width

Width
73 in.
71.5 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3108 lbs.
4075 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
160 hp
151 hp

Torque

Torque
184 ft. lbs.
247 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
Electric Motor

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
15.8 gal.
32.3 gal.

Combined

Combined
32 mpg
66 mpg

City

City
27 mpg
66 mpg

Highway

Highway
36 mpg
66 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Malibu
Toyota Mirai

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Midsize Cars
Mid-Size Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
4

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
100.0 ft³.
4075 lbs.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3108 lbs.
66 mpg.

Number of Passenger Doors

Number of Passenger Doors
4
66 mpg.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
30 mpg.
66 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
27 mpg.
Electric

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
36 mpg.
Hydrogen

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
LFV
1

Engine Type

Engine Type
Turbocharged Gas I4
Automatic

Displacement

Displacement
1.5L/91
Strut

Fuel System

Fuel System
Direct Injection
Torsion Beam

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
MNH
Strut

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
Torsion Beam

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic
P215/55VR17

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.58
P215/55VR17

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.96
17 X 7 in.

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.91
17 X 7 in.

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.45
Aluminum

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
Aluminum

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
.075
Rack-Pinion

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.94
18.7 ft.

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.23
4-Wheel Disc

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.9
4-Wheel

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut
Yes

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Four-Link
Yes

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
R83
11.6 in.

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
R83
11.4 in.

Spare Tire Order Code

Spare Tire Order Code
ZAM
32.3 gal.

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P205/65R16
38.5 in.

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P205/65R16
42.5 in.

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
T125/80R16
54.3 in.

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
16 in.
53.4 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
16 in.
36.8 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
16" in.
30.1 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Steel
53.5 in.

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Steel
52.4 in.

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
109.4 in.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion
192.5 in.

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.8
71.5 in.

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.8
60.5 in.

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
37.0 ft.
60.5 in.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Pwr
61.8 in.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
5.1 in.

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
12.8 ft³.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Mirai

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.8 gal.
Intermediate

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.1 in.
Sedan