2020 Chevy Malibu vs. 2020 Ford Fusion Sedan Comparison

Plush and premium style are eligible to be yours on either the 2020 Chevy Malibu or 2020 Ford Fusion. Both of these sedans offer excellent features, so be sure to review this comparison as part of your research efforts.

Once you’ve read through this 2020 Chevy Malibu vs. 2020 Ford Fusion matchup, decide if you’d like a Malibu by reviewing our Malibu research hub. The Libertyville Chevrolet inventory in Libertyville, IL, has a wide array of Chevy models for you, so be sure to pair your favorite with a finance or lease deal. Schedule a test drive of your preferred Chevy car, then give one of our representatives a call at (847) 892-1530 or contact us through our online form to have your questions answered.

2020 Chevy Malibu vs. 2020 Ford Fusion
Engine Options & Performance

The Malibu and Fusion performance figures are a sight to behold. Both offer closely-matched fuel efficiency estimates, but the Malibu outperforms the Fusion when it comes to horsepower and torque, as the following Fusion and Malibu engines chart illuminates.

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Chevy Malibu Premier

Starting MSRP

$34,195

2.0L turbo I4

ENGINE

Chevy Malibu Premier

HORSEPOWER

250 HP

TORQUE

260 lb.-ft.

FUEL EFFICIENCY (MPG)

City

22

Hwy

32

2020 Ford Fusion SEL

Starting MSRP

$28,690

1.5L EcoBoost® I4 w/ Auto Stop Star

ENGINE

Ford Fusion SEL

HORSEPOWER

181 HP

TORQUE

185 lb.-ft.

FUEL EFFICIENCY (MPG)

City

23

Hwy

34

2020 Chevy Malibu vs. 2020 Ford Fusion
Safety

Serenity can be yours when you choose either the 2020 Chevy Malibu or 2020 Ford Fusion. Both cars include rear view cameras, although the Malibu has an HD camera that the Fusion does not offer. Also, both include LED headlamps and tail lamps for increased night visibility. Browse some of the other 2020 Malibu safety features in the following list.

  • LED daytime running lamps
  • OnStar® and Chevrolet Connected Services capable
  • Teen driver technology
  • Remote panic alarm
Chevy Malibu exterior

2020 Chevy Malibu vs. 2020 Ford Fusion
Interior

Chevy Malibu interior

Enjoy spacious and refined interiors on both the 2020 Fusion and all-new Malibu. When you need to haul extra gear, turn to the 60/40 split folding rear seat available on both models. Also, enjoy heated front seats designed for those numbing Illinois winters. View the Malibu interior design accommodations:

  • Dual pane power sunroof
  • Heated steering wheel and rear outboard seats
  • Power driver’s seat lumbar

2020 Chevy Malibu vs. 2020 Ford Fusion
Technology

Take on the road ahead with 21st-century technology tools on both of these Ford and Chevy cars. Both offer SiriusXM® Radios and advanced infotainment systems known as SYNC® 3 for the Fusion and Chevrolet Infotainment 3 Plus System with Navigation for the Malibu. The following Malibu technologies are certain to amuse.

  • Bose® premium nine-speaker audio system
  • Wireless charging
  • Available 4G LTE Wi-Fi® hotspot
  • 12-volt power outlet
Chevy Malibu infotainment

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