Chevrolet Malibu Celebrates 10M Sold

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

The Chevrolet Malibu has sold 10-million units worldwide.

As Chevrolet’s first midsize car, the Malibu was introduced 51 years ago and sales crossed the 10-million mark as the all-new 2016 model enters production.

According to the American automaker, the U.S., China and South Korea markets collectively account for over 90 percent of Malibu sales, which is sold in over 25 markets around the world.

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“The Chevy Malibu joins an exclusive club of vehicles that have achieved this extraordinary milestone and we acknowledge it today by honoring the common thread linking every one produced: The customer,” said Alan Batey, president, global Chevrolet. “Some people are buying their very first Malibu today and others may have driven a Malibu from a different generation as their first car. It is a car that has resonated with customers for more than half a century.”

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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 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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