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Nissan Versa
Nissan Versa
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$11,990 - $16,890
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Car Type: Subcompact cars (Automatic transmission)
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Nissan Versa Overview

Nissan's subcompact Versa sedan is disappointing, with a noisy and cheap interior. The engine drones as the car gathers speed, and the continuously variable transmission accentuates engine noise. Handling, though secure, lacks agility. The ride is compliant but jumpy. To its credit, the rear cabin is relatively roomy and fuel economy is commendable at 32 mpg overall. The company says the 2014 models receive revised suspension and steering tuning. Reliability has been average. The Versa scored a poor in the IIHS small-overlap crash test.

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