The Versa has a comfortable and quiet ride.
Handling is secure, but not agile.
The nicely finished, roomy interior makes it feel more upscale than other entry-level cars.
Acceleration is good but fuel economy trails some competing models despite the six-speed manual and continuously variable transmissions.
2010 changes included standard ABS for 1.8 S models, the 1.8 SL got stability control and ABS.