2020 Nissan Versa Overview, Scores, Specs, Costs, and Pictures
The 2020 Nissan Versa sedan borrows its streamlined styling from the Nissan Leaf electrical automotive, however that’s about all the 2 small automobiles share.
The 2020 Versa will go on sale in summer season 2019 in S, SV, and SR trim ranges and a alternative of eight paint colours. For now, the Versa is just provided as a four-door sedan; it’s not clear if a hatchback Versa Word will finally comply with.
The redesigned Versa’s grille sits low with a large, U-shaped chrome accent separating it from a shiny black panel. The headlights, that are LED items in high-spec 2020 Versa sedans, sweep properly again into the fenders. From the aspect, the Versa has a low window line and slab sides which are largely shared with the Leaf. The Versa’s roofline arcs into its rear window and the rearmost roof pillars seem to drift above the trunk lid due to a black plastic trim panel like that used on another Nissan fashions. Whereas the Leaf’s roof culminates in a hatchback physique, the Versa has a large trunk lid and arrow-shaped taillights that seem to level towards its license plate. An unpainted diffuser sits on the backside of its bumper.
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The Versa is powered by a 1.6-liter inline-Four paired to both a constantly variable computerized transmission (CVT) or a 5-speed guide transmission. The underhood setup is sweet for 122 horsepower and 114 pound-feet of torque, bumps of 13 hp and seven lb-ft over final yr’s mannequin. No hybrid Versa will likely be obtainable.
Nissan hasn’t stated how gas environment friendly it expects the 2020 Versa to be, however we wouldn’t be shocked to see the brand new sedan finest final yr’s 34 mpg mixed with the optionally available CVT. Final yr, the 5-speed guide transmission was restricted to the bottom Versa however Nissan hasn’t stated if will probably be obtainable on higher-trim variations for 2020.
The Versa SR trim stage is new to the automaker’s small automotive lineup and has sporty styling touches despite the fact that it’s not any extra highly effective than different variations of the Versa.
Inside, the brand new Versa has a clear, easy look with a 7.0-inch touchscreen mounted under a pair of vents and a second 7.0-inch show augmenting an analog speedometer within the instrument cluster. Local weather controls and a small storage bin with auxiliary and USB ports sit under. The left-hand aspect of the instrument cluster’s configurable LCD display screen can show journey laptop capabilities or an analog-style tachometer. The Versa SR options two-tone material upholstery with contrasting stitching, however Nissan hasn’t stated what the seats in different variations will put on.
Nissan says the brand new Versa will likely be extra spacious inside than the outdated mannequin, although inside measurements aren’t but obtainable. Final yr’s automotive was slender however made surprisingly good use of its small footprint inside. The brand new automotive is about 1.5 inches longer and a pair of inches wider than the outdated Versa.
Not like final yr’s Versa, which was mild on energetic security options, the 2020 Versa comes normal with forward-collision warnings, computerized emergency braking with pedestrian detection, rear computerized emergency braking, lane-departure warnings, and computerized high-beam headlights. Blind-spot screens, rear cross-traffic alerts, and adaptive cruise management are optionally available on some trim ranges.
Commonplace tools on all variations of the Versa consists of energy home windows and keyless ignition. Heated seats, Apple CarPlay and Android compatibility, and computerized local weather management are optionally available.
Nissan hasn’t stated how a lot the 2020 Versa will value. Final yr’s mannequin began at about $13,300 and topped out at round $17,700.