Compare 2010 Nissan Versa vs 2008 Toyota Yaris

2010 Nissan Versa
2008 Toyota Yaris
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4-Door Sedan I4 Automatic 1.6
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Versa 4-Door Sedan I4 Automatic 1.6 26 33 $11,800 $12,090
Versa 4-Door Sedan I4 Automatic 1.8 S 24 32 $13,846 $14,350
Versa 4-Door Sedan I4 Automatic 1.8 SL 24 32 $15,769 $16,350
Versa 4-Door Sedan I4 Manual 1.6 26 34 $10,828 $11,090
Versa 4-Door Sedan I4 Manual 1.6 Base 26 34 $9,759 $9,990
Versa 4-Door Sedan I4 Manual 1.8 S 26 31 $12,884 $13,350
Versa 5-Door HB I4 Automatic 1.8 S 24 32 $13,894 $14,400
Versa 5-Door HB I4 CVT 1.8 SL 28 34 $16,183 $16,780
Versa 5-Door HB I4 Manual 1.8 S 26 31 $12,933 $13,400
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3-Door HB Automatic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Yaris 3-Door HB Automatic 29 35 $11,702 $12,450
Yaris 3-Door HB Automatic S 29 35 $13,277 $14,125
Yaris 3-Door HB Manual 29 36 $10,856 $11,550
Yaris 3-Door HB Manual S 29 36 $12,431 $13,225
Yaris 4-Door Sedan Automatic 29 35 $12,360 $13,150
Yaris 4-Door Sedan Automatic S 29 35 $13,770 $14,650
Yaris 4-Door Sedan Manual 29 36 $11,679 $12,425
Yaris 4-Door Sedan Manual S 29 36 $13,089 $13,925

Pricing

Invoice Price

$11,800
$11,702

Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price

$12,090
$12,450

Monthly Payment Estimate

$202 / month
$208 / month

The Car Connection's Take

TCC Rating

8.0
5.6

TCC’s Bottom Line

The 2010 Nissan Versa is one of the best-value cars available on the market. Just remember that at its cheapest, you won’t be getting too much in the way of features. The 2008 Toyota Yaris is one of the cheapest, and cheapest to run, of all new vehicles.

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Fuel Economy

City

26 mpg 29 mpg

Highway

33 mpg 35 mpg

Vehicle

EPA Classification

Compact Subcompact

Interior Dimensions

Second Hip Room (in)

47.2 46.7

Front Shoulder Room (in)

53.5 51.4

Passenger Volume (ft³)

94.3 84.6

Second Head Room (in)

37.9 37.9

Second Shoulder Room (in)

50.7 50.4

Front Leg Room (in)

41.4 40.3

Passenger Capacity

5 5

Front Hip Room (in)

48.8 50.0

Second Leg Room (in)

38.0 33.8

Front Head Room (in)

40.6 39.4

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Front (in)

58.3 58.3

Min Ground Clearance (in)

6.3 5.5

Length, Overall (in)

176.0 150.6

Height, Overall (in)

60.4 60.0

Track Width, Rear (in)

58.5 57.9

Wheelbase (in)

102.4 96.9

Liftover Height (in)

27.8 - TBD -

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)

66.7 66.7

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³)

13.8 -

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)

- 25.7

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)

- 9.32

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or )

Yes Yes

Brake ABS System

NA NA

Disc - Rear (Yes or )

NA NA

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

NA NA

Brake Type

Pwr NA

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)

9.0 x - TBD - 7.9 x - TBD -

Disc - Front (Yes or )

Yes Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

11.02 x 0.95 10.0 x - TBD -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)

13.2 11.1

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall

18.3 19.7

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)

34.2 30.8

Steering Type

Pwr Electric pwr

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)

3.25 3.0

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)

- TBD - - TBD -

Tires

Rear Tire Order Code

NA NA

Front Tire Size

P185/65R14 P175/65R14

Spare Tire Size

T125/70D15 T125/70D15

Front Tire Order Code

NA NA

Spare Tire Order Code

NA NA

Rear Tire Size

P185/65R14 P175/65R14

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

NA NA

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

NA NA

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

NA NA

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

NA NA

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs)

2581 2340

Wheels

Front Wheel Size (in)

14 x 5.0 14 x - TBD -

Spare Wheel Size (in)

15 x - TBD - Compact

Rear Wheel Material

Steel Steel

Rear Wheel Size (in)

14 x 5.0 14 x - TBD -

Front Wheel Material

Steel Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Steel Steel

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)

7.2 5.4

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

470 - TBD -

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

110 NA

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM

111 @ 4600 103 @ 4200

Engine Order Code

NA NA

Displacement

1.6L/- TBD - 1.5L/91

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM

107 @ 6000 106 @ 6000

Engine Type

Gas 4-cyl Gas I4

Fuel System

SMPI SFI

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)

33 35

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)

26 29

Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)

28 -

Transmission

Clutch Size (in)

NA NA

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

1.00 1.00

Trans Type

4 4

Drivetrain

Front Wheel Drive Front wheel drive

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

NA NA

Trans Description Cont. Again

NA w/OD

Reverse Ratio (:1)

2.31 2.34

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

1.56 1.55

Trans Order Code

NA NA

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

4.07 4.24

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

0.70 0.70

Trans Description Cont.

Automatic Automatic

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

NA NA

First Gear Ratio (:1)

2.86 2.85

Summary

Vehicle Name

Nissan Versa Toyota Yaris

Body Style

4 Door Sedan 3 Door Hatchback

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)

- TBD - - TBD -

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)

0.91 0.91

Suspension Type - Rear

Torsion Beam Torsion Beam

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

w/Stabilizer Bar NA

Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)

- TBD - - TBD -

Suspension Type - Front

Independent Strut MacPherson Strut

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)

0.87 NA

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

w/Stabilizer Bar w/stabilizer bar

Emissions

EPA Greenhouse Gas Score

7 -

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

6.7 -

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