Nissan Versa

Base MSRP price range:
$11,990 - $15,530
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Ratings Category: Subcompact cars (Automatic transmission)
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Nissan Versa Overview

Nissan's subcompact Versa sedan is unimpressive, with a noisy and cheap interior. The engine drones as the car gathers speed, and the continuously variable transmission exacerbates 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. Changes for 2015 include new interior refinements and some styling details. Reliability has been average. The Versa sedan scored a Poor in the IIHS small-overlap crash test. It also received one of the lowest scores in our Owner Satisfaction Survey.

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