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Compare 2017 Hyundai Accent vs 2017 Nissan Versa

2017 Hyundai Accent
2017 Nissan Versa
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SE Hatchback Automatic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Accent SE Hatchback Automatic 26 36 $15,728 $16,195
Accent SE Hatchback Manual 27 37 $14,582 $14,995
Accent SE Sedan Automatic 26 36 $15,298 $15,745
Accent SE Sedan Manual 27 37 $14,343 $14,745
Accent Sport Hatchback Automatic 26 36 $16,968 $17,495
Accent Value Edition Sedan Automatic 26 36 $15,964 $16,450
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S Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Versa Note S Manual 27 36 N/A N/A
Versa Note S Plus CVT 31 39 $15,094 $15,480
Versa Note SL CVT 31 39 $18,233 $18,710
Versa Note SR CVT 31 39 $17,524 $17,980
Versa Note SV CVT 31 39 $15,968 $16,380
Versa Sedan S Automatic 26 35 $13,345 $13,680
Versa Sedan S Manual 27 36 $11,703 $11,990
Versa Sedan S Plus CVT 31 39 $13,782 $14,130
Versa Sedan SL CVT 31 39 $16,843 $17,280
Versa Sedan SV CVT 31 39 $15,328 $15,720

Nissan Versa vs. Hyundai Accent: Compare Cars

The Nissan Versa and Hyundai Accent compete for the entry-level shopper. Each one comes in five-door hatchback and four-door body styles; four-cylinder engines with frugal economy are included in the price of entry.

 
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,728
$11,703
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,195
$11,990
Monthly Payment Estimate
$270 / month
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The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
4.7
5.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2017 Hyundai Accent has a bargain pricetag and lots of space, but its safety scores aren't competitive. No frills transportation still exists in the Nissan Versa, but it might be just the ticket for those on a budget looking for an urban runabout.
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Fuel Economy
City
26 mpg 27 mpg
Highway
36 mpg 36 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Cars Mid-Size Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
47.2 48.8
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.7 51.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
90.1 94.1
Second Head Room (in)
37.8 38
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.4 51.9
Front Leg Room (in)
41.8 41.3
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Hip Room (in)
51.3 48.5
Second Leg Room (in)
33.3 38.3
Front Head Room (in)
39.9 40.8
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.5 -
Length, Overall (in)
162 163.7
Height, Overall (in)
57.1 60.5
Track Width, Rear (in)
59.5 58.5
Wheelbase (in)
101.2 102.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
66.9 66.7
Track Width, Front (in)
59.3 58.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
47.5 38.3
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
21.2 18.8
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.1 10
Brake Type
Front Disc/Rear Drum Front Disc/Rear Drum
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- 8
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
- 8
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
11.4 10.8
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
34.1 34.2
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P175/70TR14 P185/65HR15
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P175/70TR14 P185/65HR15
Spare Tire Size
NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2555 2414
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
14 X 5 15 X 5.5
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
14 X 5 15 X 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
90 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
410 470
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
123 @ 4850 107 @ 4400
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
1.6 L/97 1.6 L/98
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
137 @ 6300 109 @ 6000
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Sequential MPI
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
30 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
36 36
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
26 27
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77 -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.40 3.73
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.83 4.07
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.83 1.39
Trans Type
6 5
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.82
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.44 3.55
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.73 2.05
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.39 1.03
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Vehicle Name
Hyundai Accent Nissan Versa Note
Body Style
Hatchback Hatchback
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.9 5.9
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
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Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
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Side Barrier Rating
--
Side Barrier Rating Driver
--
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
--
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
--
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
--
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
--
Rollover Rating

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