The 2022 Chevy Malibu offers a total of seven exterior colors, two of which were deleted and replaced by two new ones: Mineral Gray Metallic and Dark Ash Metallic. Here’s our first look at the new Dark Ash hue.
Assigned RPO code G6M and touch-up paint code WA-618G, Dark Ash Metallic is one of five neutral hues available for the 2022 Malibu. It’s also one of five metallic exterior color options available for the sedan.
As mentioned, there are seven total exterior color options for the 2022 Chevy Malibu:
- Mineral Gray Metallic
- Dark Ash Metallic
- Northsky Blue Metallic
- Silver Ice Metallic
- Summit White
- Mosaic Black Metallic
- Cherry Red Tintcoat
The new Dark Ash Metallic color is included in the vehicle price of the 2022 Malibu, meaning that it’s not an extra-cost option. The color is available on all trim levels and with every interior color combination.
2022 Chevy Malibu Trim Levels:
2022 Chevy Malibu Interior Color Combinations:
- Dark Atmosphere with Medium Ash Gray
- Jet Black
- Dark Atmosphere with Light Wheat
Other noteworthy 2022 Chevy Malibu changes and updates over the 2021 model include the deletion of the base L trim level / 1VL equipment group, deletion of the manual parking brake – meaning that the electronic parking brake is now standard on all models, and the deletion of several packages, including the Portable Media Connectivity Package, Weather Protection Package, Weather Protection Package 2, Winter/Summer Floor Mats Package, and the Appearance Package.
The 2022 Chevy Malibu models have only recently begun to reach dealer lots, as production of the midsize sedan restarted on November 1st at the GM Fairfax plant in Kansas City, after being down in the U.S. since February.
Looking ahead, production of the 2022 Chevy Malibu is expected to ramp up in December, with the 2022 Chevy Malibu online configurator being launched in September. Of course, availability will vary by dealer when models do begin to arrive, so check with yours for complete details.
Sales of the Bow Tie’s only remaining sedan up 25 percent for a 16 percent segment share. A national lease is also available on Bow Tie brand’s only remaining sedan.
Sales of the Bow Tie’s only remaining sedan up 25 percent for a 16 percent segment share.
A national lease is also available on Bow Tie brand’s only remaining sedan.