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Nissan Versa

Nissan Versa side view
Nissan Versa angular front perspective
Nissan Versa angular rear perspective

Overview of the Nissan Versa

Learn about the Nissan Versa


The Nissan Versa is an exceptionally spacious subcompact car available as a sedan or hatchback. Depending on the generation, you have a choice of five-speed manual, four-speed automatic or continuously variable (shiftless) transmission. The versatility of this affordable car means you can customize it with your pick of numerous comfort and safety features. Both sedan and hatchback models offer a large trunk and a comfortable passenger cabin with seating for five adults—a rare bonus in a vehicle that has a tight enough turning radius to satisfy city dwellers.

Pros and cons of the Nissan Versa

  • Large trunk
  • Comfortable ride
  • Affordable price
  • Design hasn’t evolved in recent years
  • No advanced collision mitigation tech
  • CVT drivetrain can be noisy
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Safety ratings of the Nissan Versa

Safety ratings provided by NHTSA

  • Number of airbags6

Specifications of the Nissan Versa

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats5
  • Doors5
  • Fuel typeGas
  • TransmissionManual or Automatic
  • City consumption6.1 - 8.6 L/100km
  • Highway consumption4.8 - 6.6 L/100km
  • Width1695 mm
  • Length4143 - 4157 mm
  • Trunk space532 L
  • Cargo space1084 L
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Trims available with the Nissan Versa

What is a trim? Trims are different options of the same car with different features and equipment. The specs depend on the trim you choose.This variant of the Nissan Versa 2012 - 2019 is available in 5 trims:

S trim features and specs

Frequently asked questions about the Nissan Versa

Dimensions of the Nissan Versa

Vehicle dimensions
YearHeight fromWidth fromLength from
Exact values depend on trim choices.
20191535 mm1695 mm4143 mm
20181535 mm1695 mm4143 mm
20171535 mm1695 mm4143 mm
20161535 mm1695 mm4157 mm
20151535 mm1695 mm4157 mm
20141535 mm1695 mm4157 mm