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Mild hybrid Malibu Eco with eAssist not meeting GM's sales targets

General Motors is getting some bad news about its eAssist mild hybrid technology – it's not very popular. That's being made clear by soft sales for the highest-volume eAssist model, the 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco.

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Fortune writer says Chevy Malibu Eco is "most disliked car of the year (so far)"

We often comment that the automobile industry, as a whole, does a decent job building cars these days – today's new vehicles are much better than they were even five years ago, and every subsequent generation seems to improve on its predecessor. Yet despite the forward progress as evident by the current crop, an oddity always seems to creep into the mix. Enter the 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco.

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Chevy recalls 2013 Malibu Eco over unintended airbag deployment fears

General Motors has announced the automaker is recalling certain 2013 Chevrolet Malibu models for a potential sensor failure. Under hard braking, the vehicle's sensing and diagnostic module may reset itself, and if that occurs just before an abrupt turn, the vehicle could trick itself into sensing a rollover. In that event, the roof rail airbag could deploy outside of a crash situatio

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2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco

Mild-Hybrid Malibu Proves Only Mildly Interesting

Review
2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco

Mild-Hybrid Malibu Proves Only Mildly Interesting

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2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco

Meeting The Next-Generation Chevrolet Mid-Size

First Drive
2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco

Meeting The Next-Generation Chevrolet Mid-Size

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2013 Chevy Mailbu Eco will start at $25,995* and offer 38 highway mpg

Who will want to buy a brand-new, nicely equipped 2013 Chevy Malibu Eco for $25,995? If you peruse General Motors' press release, then you may think it's people who are cross-shopping a Volkswagen Passat TDI or a Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, a Toyota Camry Hybrid or a Sebastian Blanco

In Detail: Green Cars At The 2011 New York Auto Show

Every year about 1 million people attend the NY Auto Show and one of the reasons is that the show often features the latest in environmentally friendly cars and trucks. One of the strongest showings in the green-but-you'd-never-know-it category is Volkswagen. VW is ushering in a new era of cars that con