2016 Nissan Versa Comparisons
The 2016 Nissan Versa at Montgomeryville Nissan packs the power and technologies you want into the convenient size of a compact car. Ideal for drivers in Philadelphia, Lansdale, and Doylestown, it’s easy to see why this vehicle has become so popular. But how does it compare to its fellow compact cars?
To find out, check out our extensive comparison of the 2016 Nissan Versa vs. the 2016 Chevrolet Sonic, 2016 Ford Fiesta, 2016 Hyundai Accent, and 2016 Toyota Yaris.
Compact 2016 Nissan Versa
The 2016 Nissan Versa may be small, but don’t let its size fool you. This compact sedan features great space, impressive performance, and a slew of cutting-edge technologies for the road ahead.
A 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine powers this year’s model. It generates 109 horsepower and works with a five-speed manual transmission to achieve an EPA-estimated 36 highway mpg. For more efficiency, you can add the Xtronic® continuously variable transmission to get up to an EPA-estimated 40 highway mpg.
Inside the Versa, you’ll find a total of 90.2 cubic feet of passenger volume as well as 41.8 inches of legroom in the front seats. Plus this compact sedan has a best-in-class rear seat legroom of 37 inches to keep everyone on board comfortable.
In terms of cargo space, the Nissan Versa features a maximum of 14.9 cubic feet for everything you need to store and transport. It also come with 60/40 rear split seats to open up the interior to better fit more sizable items.
In addition to exceptional space and performance, the 2016 Nissan Versa comes with innovative technologies designed to enhance your overall driving experience, one of which is the NissanConnect infotainment system. With this you get all of the entertainment features you want.
On top of that, the NissanConnect infotainment system offers an advanced navigation system. With this, you not only get the directions you need but also travel information from SiriusXM® Traffic and Travel Link®. Plus it can provide the locations of the closest gas stations and ATMs for added convenience.
Nissan Versa Compared to the Competition
Over the years, the Nissan Versa has developed a fan base throughout the area. Because of its efficient performance and convenient size, many drivers have chosen this compact car as their new vehicle. But with more fans comes more competition.
So how does the 2016 Nissan Versa compare with similar models on the market? Read on to find out.
2016 Nissan Versa vs. Chevrolet Sonic
In terms of power and performance, the 2016 Nissan Versa and 2016 Chevrolet Sonic are well-matched. Both feature strong engines and have advanced technologies for your entertainment and convenience.
However, the 2016 Chevrolet Sonic and the Nissan Versa have contrasting interior sizes. The Nissan Versa features a best-in-class rear legroom of 37 inches. The Chevy Sonic only comes with 34 inches of rear seat legroom.
Additionally, they differ in terms of efficiency. The Versa can achieve up to an EPA-estimated 36 highway mpg with its standard powertrain. The Sonic gets up to an EPA-estimated 35 highway mpg.
2016 Nissan Versa vs. 2016 Ford Fiesta
The 2016 Ford Fiesta comes with a smaller interior space, with only 31.2 inches of rear legroom and 12.8 cubic feet of cargo space. The Nissan Versa includes 37 inches of legroom and 14.9 cubic feet of trunk space.
The Fiesta also lags in fuel economy compared to the Versa. Overall, with its most efficient engine, the Ford Fiesta produces up to an EPA-estimated 36 highway mpg. The Nissan Versa offers up to an EPA-estimated 40 highway mpg.
2016 Nissan Versa vs. 2016 Hyundai Accent
The 2016 Hyundai Accent also offers less efficiency than the Versa, with only an EPA-estimated 38 highway mpg. In addition, this compact car doesn’t offer a continuously variable transmission for enhanced performance.
You’ll notice a few key differences between the Accent and the Versa in their interiors as well. One is that the Hyundai Accent isn’t equipped with an infotainment system for entertainment and convenience. Another varying aspect inside the Accent is that it has a smaller interior space. Overall, there’s only 89 cubic feet of passenger space vs. the 90.2 cubic feet of space inside the Nissan Versa.
2016 Nissan Versa vs. 2016 Toyota Yaris
When compared with the 2016 Nissan Versa, it’s no doubt that the 2016 Toyota Yaris is similar, especially when you look at their exterior sizes. However, once you’re behind the wheel of both, you’ll notice they have less in common than you think.
As far as performance, the engine of the Nissan Versa generates 109 horsepower. The engine in the Toyota Yaris only produces up to 106 horsepower.
The Yaris also only has 85.1 cubic feet in interior space; that’s about 5 cubic feet less than the Nissan Versa. On top of that, the Yaris doesn’t come with an advanced navigation system for your convenience.
Is the 2016 Nissan Versa the Right Car for You?
Compared to the competition, the 2016 Nissan Versa is a great car for drivers throughout Philadelphia, Lansdale, and Doylestown. Thanks to its highly efficient performance, great features, and impressive interior space, the Versa can deliver everything you need to enjoy the road ahead.
When it’s time to buy your next new car, be sure to consider the 2016 Nissan Versa. It’s now available at Montgomeryville Nissan in Montgomeryville, PA. So don’t wait – contact our showroom or visit us to schedule your test drive now!