2008 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2008 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid.

The 2008 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid has a 36V Ni-MH electric motor which is charged via standard charger.

All MPG estimates are "MPG equivalent". This is a conversion of electric energy consumption to a gasoline equivalent.

Whether you are considering a purchase of the car, or just wanting to find out how economical and environmentally friendly (or un-friendly) your 2008 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2008 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2008 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid gets up to 24 miles per gallon in the city, and 32 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 2008 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid is 27 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2008 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid?

The estimated fuel costs for the 2008 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid is $2,300 per year.

That value has been estimated by government regulators based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.

If you were to compare a 2008 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will save $0 on fuel.

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2008 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid Consume?

The 2008 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid will consume roughly 11 barrels of petroleum per year, using the standard estimate of 15,000 miles per year.

The majority of the world's petroleum is sourced from countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, and the United States.


The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2008 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid.

City MPG 24
Highway MPG 32
Combined MPG 27
Save/Spend vs Average Car Save 0
Fuel Cost $2,300
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Electric Motor 36V Ni-MH
ATV Type Hybrid
Barrels of Petroleum 11
Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Automatic 4-spd
Vehicle Class Midsize Cars
Start/Stop? Yes
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Related Chevrolet Models from 2008

If you're interested in other Chevrolet models from 2008, you can find them in the table below. You can click the model link to find miles per gallon and emission information for that model.


Ratings were provided by the manufacturer to the U.S. Department of Energy, which is where we sourced the data. Be advised that manufacturers may have upgraded, downgraded, or changed these ratings following the compilation of this data.

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