Connecticut Chevrolet drivers can now find the new 2012 Chevy Malibu, which incorporates superb updated features and outstanding performance capabilities under the hood, at Carter Chevrolet’s fully stocked showroom!
Test driving this impressive new vehicle is as easy as coming on down to our dedicated Manchester Chevrolet dealership today! The 2012 Chevy Cruze owning and leasing process can also be jump started by giving one of our helpful sales staff members a call at (860) 288-2111 or contacting us through our informative Web site right now.
Connecticut Chevrolet consumers can now find 2012 Chevy Malibu at our fully stocked showroom in three well-equipped trim levels in a number of appealing colors: the base LS, the premium LT and the top-of-the-line LTZ. Many of the features that are equippd in the upper trim level vehicles are optional in the lower trim models.
There are plenty of features in the 2012 Chevy Malibu that Manchester Chevrolet shoppers will love. The LS uses a six-speaker stereo system with a free trial subscription to SiriusXM satellite radio and a CD player with MP3 playback capability, cruise control, remote keyless entry, custom cloth front bucket seats and a 60/40-split folding rear seat.
The 1LT adds a USB port, steering wheel-mounted audio controls, floor mats and ambient lighting on the front interior door handles. Optional for the 1LT, but standard in the 2LT and 3LT are Bluetooth® hands-free calling capability, UltraLux reclining heated six-way power front seats, remote vehicle start, a three-prong 110-V power outlet and a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob.
Upgrades that Connecticut Chevrolet buyers are looking for, including a power sunroof, leather-appointed seats, an eight-way power driver’s seat, automatic climate control and an eight-speaker Bose premium audio system, are standard in the LTZ.
Manchester Chevrolet shoppers can also feel assured when driving since OnStar 9.0 comes equipped in every 2012 Chevy Malibu available. The conveniences the system provides range from automatic crash response and emergency services to turn-by-turn navigation and stolen vehicle assistance.
Further peace of mind for Connecticut Chevrolet drivers comes from other safety offerings, including six standard airbags, a StabiliTrak electronic stability control system, traction control, a four-wheel antilock braking system, panic braking assist and LATCH child safety seat anchors.
Customers can choose from two different engines to have under the hood of the 2012 Chevy Malibu. The 2.4L Ecotec four-cylinder engine that comes standard is capable of producing deliver 169 hp and 158 lb/ft of torque and giving owners an EPA-estimated 33 mpg on the highway and 22 mpg in the city.
A 3.6L V6 engine is also available for Manchester Chevrolet drivers through the all-new 3LT and 2LTZ equipment groups. This impressive engine generates 253 hp and 251 lb/ft of torque and exhibits an EPA-estimated 26 mpg on the highway and 17 mpg in the city.
Both of these engine choices utilize six-speed automatic transmission that is electronically controlled and includes an overdrive function. Shifting through the gears manually is a breeze with the onboard TAPshift controls.