|2018 Chevrolet Malibu||VS||2018 Ford Fusion|
|27 / 36||MPG||23 / 34|
|9-speed automatic||Transmission||6-speed automatic|
|184 lb-ft||Torque||175 lb-ft|
Chevrolet engineers definitely worked hard to impress with the new 2018 Chevrolet Malibu. They wanted the Malibu to be handsome and sleek and to turn heads. It has a heavy sheet metal look and its front end is aggressive. It is anything but dull. The 2018 Chevrolet Malibu is not lacking in what makes a great vehicle. With a smooth ride and handling with a roomy cabin, the Malibu even offers the best in infotainment. The Malibu also doesn’t skimp on safety-tech.
The 2018 Ford Fusion is available with six engines. Chevrolet drivers are excited about the high horsepower it gets: up to 325 hp. That is one specific engine, while others can be equipped with all-wheel drive. Two of the engines are hybrids, making for much better fuel economy.
For luxury in the Ford Fusion, you must upgrade, but you have five trim levels to choose from. Ford does it’s best to step up to the plate as far as speed and good looks, however, the 2018 Chevrolet Malibu simply has more features to offer the savvy car buyer. Let’s see what happens when we compare the 2018 Chevrolet Malibu vs The 2018 Ford Fusion in Cincinnati, OH go head to head.