We Run Chevrolet’s Revised 2014 Malibu 2.0L Turbo Through a . . . Tur ’Bu Test!

2014 Chevrolet Malibu 2.0L

A pseudo trend is unfolding among new models introduced to middling success: They’re being quickly returned to their respective senders for quick-fire updates. Honda recently bucked industry practice by reconstituting its 2012 Civic sedan for 2013—and the coupe for 2014—well short of the typical three-year mid-cycle refresh protocol. Chevrolet also found itself in the plastic surgery clinic after the 2013 Malibu was met with flagging sales and a “meh” from the critical press, us included. And so the company rejiggered the sedan just one year later. To assess the effectiveness of the changes for 2014, we got our hands on an up-level LTZ Turbo model for a test. READ MORE ››

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