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2014 Nissan Versa

2014 Chevrolet Sonic

  2014 Nissan Versa Sedan 2014 Chevrolet Sonic LTZ sedan
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Invoice $11,703 $13,815
26/40 25/35
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Bottom Line As one of the lowest-priced new cars, the 2014 Nissan Versa and Versa Note are best matched up against a slightly upmarket late-model used car; while it's not sporty, it is roomy, with good packaging and lots of available technology. Read Full Review The 2014 Chevrolet Sonic is light-years ahead of its Aveo predecessor, which Chevy hopes you'll forget. It's stylish, comfortable, drives nicely, and has excellent safety ratings and infotainment features. Read Full Review
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  • A new-car warranty on a used-car budget
  • Comfortable ride
  • Spacious interior
  • Reasonably attractive hatchback


  • Sluggish CVT response
  • Low-rent interior look and feel
  • No folding seatbacks on some Sedans
  • Bluetooth isn't standard


  • Refined, smooth ride
  • Nicely weighted steering
  • Comfortable, well-sized seats
  • Power and efficiency from turbo four
  • Aggressive, non-econobox design


  • Coarse, gutless base engine
  • Brakes could be firmer
  • Why isn't USB standard?
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