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2014 Hyundai Elantra GT vs. 2015 Nissan Versa Note Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Nissan Versa Note than the Hyundai Elantra GT, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Hyundai Elantra GT and the Nissan Versa Note in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Hyundai Elantra GT as you will with the Nissan Versa Note, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
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 Hyundai Elantra GT is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan Versa Note. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Hyundai Elantra GT and the Nissan Versa Note have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Elantra GT is much wider than the Nissan Versa Note, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Hyundai Elantra GT, which is slightly longer than the Nissan Versa Note.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Hyundai Elantra GT does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Nissan Versa Note.

Handling
The Hyundai Elantra GT has about the same turning radius as the Nissan Versa Note, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Hyundai Elantra GT has a much more powerful engine than the Nissan Versa Note. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Hyundai Elantra GT and the Nissan Versa Note. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Hyundai Elantra GT will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Nissan Versa Note.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Elantra GT than that of the Nissan Versa Note.

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2014 Hyundai
Elantra GT

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MSRP*: $18,750

2015 Nissan
Versa Note

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MSRP*: $14,180 - $17,960
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 2.86% As low as 3.05%
City MPG: 24 27 - 31
Highway MPG: 34 36 - 40
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating
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**** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $18,074 $13,831 - $17,505

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