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2021 Nissan Versa vs. 2021 Toyota Camry Hybrid Review

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2021 Nissan
Versa

MSRP*: $14,980 to $18,390
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2021 Toyota
Camry Hybrid

MSRP*: $27,270 to $32,170
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Invoice* $14,608 to $17,923 $25,088 to $29,597
MPG - City 27 - 32 MPG 44 - 51 MPG
MPG - Hwy 35 - 40 MPG 47 - 53 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space Info not available Info not available
Engine 122-hp, 1.6-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 208-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
Transmission Continuously Variable, M/T Continuously Variable
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 122 hp 208 hp
Exterior Length 177.0 in 192.1 - 192.7 in
Exterior Width 68.5 in 72.4 in
Leg Room Front 44.5 in
Rear 31.0 in
Front 42.1 in
Rear 38.0 in
Head Room Front 39.5 in
Rear 36.3 in
Front 38.3 in
Rear 37.6 in
Overall Safety Rating** ***** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** **** *****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Toyota Camry Hybrid than the Nissan Versa, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Nissan Versa will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Toyota Camry Hybrid.

Convenience
With the Toyota Camry Hybrid you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Nissan Versa, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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). Based on MSRP, the Nissan Versa is clearly a better financial choice over the Toyota Camry Hybrid.

Dimensions
Since the Nissan Versa is much slimmer than the Toyota Camry Hybrid, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Nissan Versa, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Toyota Camry Hybrid.

Handling
The Nissan Versa has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Toyota Camry Hybrid, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Nissan Versa is significantly less powerful than the Toyota Camry Hybrid. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Powertrain
The Nissan Versa has much less torque than the Toyota Camry Hybrid, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Nissan Versa and the Toyota Camry Hybrid.