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2012 Nissan Versa Hatchback
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2013 Toyota Matrix
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Overview

Engine
1.8-liter Inline-4 Gas
Engine
1.8-liter Inline-4 Gas
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 26 MPG
Hwy: 31 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 26 MPG
Hwy: 32 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
50.4 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
49.4 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.8-liter Inline-4 Gas
1.8-liter Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
122 hp @ 5200 rpm
132 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
127 lb-ft @ 4800 rpm
128 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Pwr
Pwr rack & pinion
Turning Diameter
34.2 ft
36 ft

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
15" x 5.5"
16" x 6.5"
Rear Wheel Size
15" x 5.5"
16" x 6.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Independent Strut
MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension
Torsion Beam
Independent

Tires

Front Tire
P185/65R15
P205/55R16
Rear Tire
P185/65R15
P205/55R16
Spare Tire
T125/70D15
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
28 MPG
29 MPG
City
26 MPG
26 MPG
Highway
31 MPG
32 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.7 Tons/yr
7.6 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
13.2 gallons
Cruising Range City
343.2 miles
343.2 miles
Cruising Range Highway
409.2 miles
422.4 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
169.1 in
171.9 in
Height
60.4 in
61 in
Max Width
66.7 in
69.5 in
Front Width
58.3 in
59.8 in
Rear Width
58.5 in
59.9 in
Wheelbase
102.4 in
102.4 in
Ground Clearance
6.3 in
5.8 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.4 in
41.6 in
Front Seat Headroom
40.6 in
40.5 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
53.5 in
53.3 in
Front Seat Hip Room
48.8 in
52.3 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
38 in
36.2 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.3 in
39.3 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
50.7 in
52.6 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
47.2 in
43.7 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
2,693 lbs
2,844 lbs

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
17.8 ft³
19.8 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
50.4 ft³
49.4 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

  • Beige, Suede-tricot seat trim
  • Charcoal, Suede-tricot seat trim
  • Ash, Fabric seat trim
  • Dark Charcoal, Fabric seat trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

Bluetooth Connection
Not Available
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Not Available
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Cruise Control
Optional
Standard
Keyless Entry
Optional
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
2 Years / 25,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance Note
N/A
24/7 Roadside Assistance
Roadside Assistance
N/A
2 Years / 25,000 Miles