Pick your transmission — manual or Xtronic CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) — to pair with Versa’s efficient engine, with up to 5.9 L/100 km on the highway. [[440]]

    Dynamic driving technologies can help you to make every drive feel more comfortable, confident and enjoyable.

    On a steep grade, Hill Start Assist helps stop you from rolling backwards.

Versa® engine and transmission

Efficiency that gets up and goes

With agile handling, impressive efficiency and plenty of power to play with, Versa is ready to bring it to the streets. [[440]]

2021 Nissan Versa showing 1.6-liter 4-cylinder engine

1.6-litre 4-cylinder engine

Get the best of both worlds. Versa’s engine has variable valve timing that continuously adjusts engine output to deliver no-nonsense acceleration with exceptional mileage. [[440]]

2021 Nissan Versa 5-speed manual transmission

5-speed manual transmission

The 5-speed manual transmission enhances control of gear selection, giving you a sporty driving feel and quick acceleration.

2021 Nissan Versa xtronic CVT

Xtronic CVT

Versa’s virtually gearless and efficient Xtronic transmission features D-step Logic Control. This innovative feature improves shift feel and responsiveness.

Versa® handling

Turn up every drive

Versa handling makes every ride memorable thanks to a stiff rear suspension, rigid chassis and responsive steering.

2021 Nissan Versa driving away from a city at night
2021 Nissan Versa on a hill with hill start assist

Hill Start Assist

On a steep grade, hill start assist helps to keep you from rolling backward. It holds brake pressure for a few seconds, giving you enough time to switch from the brake pedal to the accelerator.