2016 Toyota Camry vs 2016 Chevy Malibu
The Toyota Camry is the best-selling car in the United States for several years now, which is a major accomplishment. This vehicle has been on the market since the 1980s and throughout that time it has built up a solid reputation of dependability. Toyota is changing the game once again with the all-new 2016 Toyota Camry. The 2016 Camry is best far the best version of this vehicle yet and it’s popularity has been reaching all-new heights this year as a result. This vehicle has come along way since it replaced the old rear-wheel-drive Corona back in 1983 and our customers couldn’t be any more excited about it.
In our opinion, the new 2016 Toyota Camry is unquestionably the best vehicle in its class and it has the sales numbers to back up that statement. However, there are still a lot of very worthy competitors out there that challenge the market share and dominance of the Camry in the mid size sedan segment. One of those vehicle is Chevy’s Malibu model. The Malibu has been on the market since 1964, making it equally as iconic as the Camry. We have decided to match up the new 2016 Toyota Camry vs the 2016 Chevy Malibu in order to find out which vehicle is better this year, continue reading to learn more.
|2016 Toyota Camry||vs||2016 Chevy Malibu|
|2.5L I-4||Engine||1.5L I-4|
|178 @ 6000 RPM||Horsepower||160 @ 5700 RPM|
|35 MPG||HWY Fuel Economy||37 MPG|
2016 Toyota Camry: Bold and Stylish
When you match up the new 2016 Toyota Camry against the 2016 Chevy Malibu there are a few obvious ways that the Camry is superior. For example, the 2016 Toyota Camry is arguably the most reliable vehicle on the road. In fact, over 90 percent of Toyota Camrys sold within the last 10 years are still on the road today. As a result, it has earned industry accolades for being the longest lasting vehicle in its class and also for the best retained value in its class. On the other hand, the 2016 Chevy Malibu does not even come close to matching up to the reliability of the Camry. Therefore, if you are looking for an affordable mid size sedan that has a very low ownership cost, then we would highly recommend going with the Camry over the Malibu in the new 2016 model year.
Another way that the 2016 Toyota Camry is superior to the 2016 Chevy Malibu is with its performance numbers. The 2016 Camry is able to produce 178 horsepower with its 2.5-liter I-4 engine. On the other hand, the 2016 Malibu is only able to make 170 horsepower. Also, even the Camry boasts better performance than the Malibu, it still has fuel economy ratings that are right on par with it. Anyone looking for the best of both worlds in regards to fuel efficiency and performance would be wise to consider the new 2016 Camry.