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2011 Mazda MAZDA2

2011 Nissan Versa

  2011 Mazda2 First Drive 2011 Nissan Versa 5dr HB I4 Auto 1.8 S Angular Front Exterior View
Invoice $13,996 $9,759
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Bottom Line The 2011 Mazda2 is fun to drive in a way that few other inexpensive econocars are. Read Full Review For those focused on getting the most comfort and practicality for the least money, the 2011 Nissan Versa is a market standout. Read Full Review
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  • Clean, modern stylling
  • Excellent handling
  • Comfortable seats
  • Cargo space
  • Great fuel economy


  • Barely adequate power
  • Sluggish four-speed automatic
  • Lacks headroom, even for six-footers


  • Used-car money buys you a new car
  • Hatchback’s stylish silhouette
  • Big-car ride quality
  • Seating comfort


  • Engine noise (with CVT)
  • Overly light steering feel
  • Relatively clumsy handling
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