The 2015 Chevrolet Malibu and the BMW 3 Series are among the best mid-size sedans on the road. Both offer impressive passenger space and a cabin loaded with upscale infotainment options. Read our side-by-side comparison to help you decide which sedan is the best for you.
2015 Chevrolet Malibu vs BMW 3 Series
Passenger Space and Comfort
Both models deliver comfort and support, but the 2015 Chevrolet Malibu has the edge in this category. For such an affordable sedan, its cabin is incredibly upscale. Passengers love its soft-touch surfaces and luxurious materials. Both rows of seating deliver plush cushions to maximize comfort during long trips and commutes. The trunk offers 16.3 cubic feet of cargo space for family-friendly grocery trips and gym bags.
The BMW 3 Series is a close second when it comes to passenger space and comfort. Materials are top-notch and all passengers can count on generous head- and legroom. The trunk delivers 13 cubic feet of cargo space.
Learn More about the Chevrolet Malibu
Although both the 2015 Chevrolet Malibu and BMW 3 series are impressive sedans, the Malibu is our overall pick. It's very affordable and families love its spacious, modern cabin. A variety of comfort and convenience features give drivers peace of mind. On the road, safety features work to keep passengers protected. The Malibu's engine lineup is both powerful and fuel-efficient.