Passengers in the back seat will feel a little more squished in the Chevrolet Sonic than in the Nissan Versa, due to the Chevrolet Sonic's smaller rear head- and legroom. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Chevrolet Sonic, drivers may find the Nissan Versa a little roomier and somewhat more comfortable.
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Chevrolet Sonic as you will with the Nissan Versa, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Chevrolet Sonic will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Nissan Versa, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Chevrolet Sonic and the Nissan Versa have similar Destination Charges.
Since the Chevrolet Sonic is much wider than the Nissan Versa, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the Chevrolet Sonic takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Nissan Versa.
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Chevrolet Sonic transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Nissan Versa.
The Chevrolet Sonic has a larger turning radius than the Nissan Versa, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.
When it comes to horsepower, the Chevrolet Sonic is somewhat more powerful than the Nissan Versa.
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Chevrolet Sonic and the Nissan Versa. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries into the Chevrolet Sonic as you will in the Nissan Versa.
The Chevrolet Sonic comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Nissan Versa.
Compare the 2014 Chevrolet Sonic and the 2014 Nissan Versa.
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MSRP*: $14,170 - $20,990
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MSRP*: $11,990 - $16,890
|Cash Back Rebate:||Up to $500||Up to $500|
|Low APR Loan:||As low as 3.90%||As low as 0.00%|
|Lease Incentive:||--||As low as 3.67%|
|City MPG:||25 - 27||27 - 31|
|Highway MPG:||33 - 35||36 - 40|
|Seating Capacity:||5 - 5||5 - 5|
|Basic Warranty:||3 years/36,000 miles||3 years/36,000 miles|
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|Invoice*:||$13,816 - $19,941||$11,703 - $16,465|
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