Malibu vs K5

Vs Kia K5



  • 2018 NHTSA 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score1

According to the NHTSA, the 2021 Chevrolet Malibu's7 standard safety features provide better protection in the event of a head-on collision than the 2021 Kia K55.6
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Overall Frontal Crash Rating


The refinement and luxury of leather seating is a standard feature in the 2021 Chevrolet Malibu2, but it's only available as an add-on option in the 2021 Kia K5.

Getting where you're going has never been easier, with turn-by-turn directions and other features of the 2021 Chevrolet Malibu's2 standard on-board navigation system. If you want the convenience and peace of mind of an on-board nav system in the 2021 Kia K53, you'll have to pay extra for it.

A state-of-the-art premium sound system designed with audiophiles in mind - enjoy concert-quality sound standard on the 2021 Chevrolet Malibu2. Want it on the 2021 Kia K54? You'll have to pay extra.
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Leather Seating
Navigation System
Premium Sound System


When you're carrying a heavy load, every horse counts - and with the 2021 Chevrolet Malibu2, you've got 39 more horsepower per ton than the 2021 Kia K55.

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Horsepower Per Ton


Who wouldn't want more miles between fill-ups? With a 15 miles higher estimated combined tank range, the 2021 Chevrolet Malibu7 will keep you on the road longer than the 2021 Kia K58.
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Estimated Combined Tank Range


With an MSRP of $1,450 less than the 2021 Kia K55, the 2021 Chevrolet Malibu7 provides the budget-conscious buyer enough cost savings to fill the 2021 Chevrolet Malibu's7 gas tank two dozen times, with a little money left over for road-trip snacks9.
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1 - Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA’s) New Car Assessment Program (
2 - 2021 Chevrolet Malibu 4dr Sdn Premier
3 - 2021 Kia K5 GT-Line Auto AWD
4 - 2021 Kia K5 EX Auto FWD
5 - 2021 Kia K5 LX Auto FWD
7 - 2021 Chevrolet Malibu 4dr Sdn L
8 - 2021 Kia K5 LXS Auto FWD
9 - Based on the price of $40.00 to fill the gas tank.