• EFFICIENT CONTROL

    Pick your transmission — manual or Xtronic CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) — to pair with Versa’s efficient engine, with up to 40 MPG highway. [[1533]]
  • HANDLE MORE

    Dynamic driving technologies can help you to make every drive feel more comfortable, confident, and enjoyable.
  • DEFY GRAVITY

    On a steep grade, hill start assist helps stop you from rolling backwards.

Versa engine, transmission and efficiency

Efficiency that gets up and goes

With agile handling, impressive efficiency and plenty of power to play with, Versa is ready to bring it to the streets. [[1533]]

2022 Nissan Versa showing 1.6-liter 4-cylinder engine.

1.6-liter 4-cylinder engine

The best of both worlds. Versa’s engine has variable valve timing that continuously adjusts engine output to deliver no-nonsense acceleration with exceptional mileage. [[1533]] All you need to make the most out of every city run.

2022 Nissan Versa gear shifter for 5-speed manual transmission.

5-speed manual transmission

The 5-speed manual transmission enhances control of gear selection, giving you a sporty driving feel and quick acceleration.

2022 Nissan Versa gear shifter for xtronic CVT automatic transmission.

Xtronic CVT

Versa’s virtually gearless and efficient Xtronic transmission features D-step Logic Control for improved shift feel and responsiveness. 

Versa handling

Turn up every drive

Versa handling makes every ride memorable thanks to a stiff rear suspension, rigid chassis, and responsive steering. 

2022 Nissan Versa driving through a curve at night illustrating handling.
2022 Nissan Versa illustration of car on a hill using hill start assist

Hill start assist

On a steep grade, hill start assist helps stop you from rolling backwards. It holds brake pressure for a few seconds, giving you enough time to switch from the brake pedal to the accelerator.