2020 Nissan Versa Akron OH
2020 Nissan Versa at Fred Martin Nissan
Nissan brings back the Versa with a 2020 year model that offers a low MSRP while integrating even more top-notch technology and impressive performance. The powertrain sees improvements across the board with great fuel economy allowing you to stay on the road for longer between refilling the tank. Technology has done well for the Versa, and Nissan has done a great job integrating top-end features to enhance the overall safety and utility.
- 1.6-liter Inline-4 Engine
- 35 mpg Combined Fuel Economy
- Continuously Variable Transmission
- Blind Spot Warning
- Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
- Automatic Emergency Braking
- Intelligent Cruise Control
- LED Headlights
- Automatic Temperature Control
What powertrain comes with each 2020 Versa?
This sedan comes off the assembly line with a capable engine to power your driving experience; we see within each 2020 Versa a 1.6-liter Inline-4 engine. With this 4-cylinder powertrain, the 2020 Versa can produce up to 122 horsepower and 114 lb-ft of torque, higher in both marks compared to the previous year’s model. Coming standard with this engine is a 5-speed manual transmission, but it also comes with an optional Xtronic continuously variable transmission (CVT) that comes wider than standard CVTs applies optimal performance at a higher range of speeds through the acceleration period. With this improved CVT, Nissan has established the Versa as a fuel economy powerhouse, being rated for 32/40 mpg for city/highway fuel economy for a combined 35 mpg.
What are some of the key features and trim levels?
The longer and wider dimensions of the 2020 Versa allow for roomier interior with even more storage capacity for the near compact sedan. The reimagined interior and exterior designs give an updated look and come standard with smooth cloth upholstery, chrome grille, multi-reflector headlights that activate automatically, and 15-inch wheels with all-season tires. The 3-spoke steering wheel contains convenient cruise control and audio/Bluetooth switches that complement the 7-inch touchscreen infotainment systems that include USB ports, auxiliary input, and four-speaker sound system. The stock Nissan Versa also comes standard with one-touch raise/lower powered windows, keyless entry and ignition, and a rearview camera. Upgrading to the SV trim brings in additional key features such as heated side mirrors that are power-adjustable, NissanConnect that brings in smartphone integration with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, SiriusXM satellite radio, larger 16-inch wheels, larger driver-assist display, and trim-specific interior and exterior coloring/design. The Versa SR is the highest level trim offered, bringing all of the aforementioned features and adding on automatic temperature control, an optional intelligent cruise control enhancement that uses sensors to adjust speed based on traffic on the highway, upgraded six-speaker sound system, Nissan’s SR fabric interior upholstery, fog lights, 17-inch wheels, and a leatherbound steering wheel.
How does technology get applied to enhance safety?
The 2020 Versa comes equipped with a large number of safety and security-enhancing features. Coming standard with each Versa are key features such as anti-locking brakes, hill start assist, electronic brake-force distribution technology paired with a brake assist system, an advanced airbag system that spans throughout the entire cabin, tire pressure monitoring, an engineered sturdy chassis that includes energy-absorbing components and crumpling portions, electronic stability control, pre-collision warning system with an automated emergency braking system, and more. The Versa also incorporates other top tier driver-assist features such as blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic alert, that monitors oncoming traffic in blind spots to give you the heads up before departing your lane or turning in potential traffic locked situations.
Final Thoughts on the 2020 Nissan Versa
The 2020 Nissan Versa enters roadways as a modern sedan that offers solid performance and kit for a great value. The technology integrated throughout the various systems helps to enhance the driving experience and overall safety. We are impressed with the upgraded powertrain and continuously variable transmission offer top-tier fuel economy and improved performance. If you are interested in learning more, you can check out our other great Nissan vehicle reviews or give us a call; we here at Fred Martin Nissan are always happy to help! So come on over and give us a visit, schedule a test drive of the all-new 2020 Nissan Versa today!