2013 Chevrolet Malibu Gets Price Cut to $21,995

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu
2013 Chevrolet Malibu LTZ features all-new 2.5L Ecotec engine, 10 standard air bags, more cabin space, a quieter driving experience, greater performance and fuel efficiency. The new Malibu will be sold in nearly 100 countries on six continents. It is the midsize segmentas longest-running nameplate in the United States.

In order to better compete with the Toyota Camry, Chevrolet has lowered the MSRP on its entry-level Malibu by $345 to $21,995, excluding an $810 destination fee.

Hoping to attract more online shoppers, the lower MSRP is now cheaper than the Camry which starts at $22,235 excluding a $795 destination fee. The American automaker is also working hard to make more improvements to the Malibu, including making the back seat feel roomier. Those changes are expected to make a debut later this year.

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The 2013 Malibu 2LT models received a $300 price cut while the entry-level LS saw $345 knocked off. The LT version saw as much as $770 taken off the previous MSRP in order to stay competitive in the mid-sized sedan segment.

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[Source: The Detroit News]

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at AutoGuide.com saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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  • Jeffrey Jeffrey on Feb 09, 2013

    your going to have to do more than just not a few hundred dollars off the price to get customers to look at it. They buying public just isn't that stupid any more