FIAT 500 vs. Nissan Versa

 Front passenger 3/4 w/ wheels turned.
VS
 Silver

Key Specs

MSRP

Kelley Blue Book
$17,990 (MSRP)
$12,460 (MSRP)

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.75 / 5
4 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
135 hp
109 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.4L I4 MultiAir Turbo
1.6L DOHC 16

Interior Features

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
40.7 in.
41.8 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.6 in.
39.8 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
31.7 in.
37 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.8 in.
36.6 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

AUX Input

AUX Input

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum

Tire Width

Tire Width
P195/45HR16
P185/65HR15

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
90.6 in.
102.4 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
30.6 ft.
34.8 ft.

Length

Length
139.6 in.
175.4 in.

Width

Width
64.1 in.
66.7 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2424 lbs.
2395 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
135 hp
109 hp

Torque

Torque
150 ft. lbs.
107 ft. lbs.

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
10.5 gal.
10.8 gal.

Combined

Combined
28 - 31 mpg
32 mpg

City

City
24 - 28 mpg
27 mpg

Highway

Highway
32 - 33 mpg
36 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
FIAT 500c
Nissan Versa Sedan

Body Style

Body Style
Cabrio
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Minicompact Cars
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
75.5 ft³.
90.2 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2424 lbs.
2395 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
27 mpg.
30 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
24 mpg.
27 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
32 mpg.
36 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Regular Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
1.4 L/83
1.6 L/98

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Sequential MPI

Trans Type

Trans Type
5 - 6
5

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD - Manual w/OD
Manual w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.91 - 4.04
3.73

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.24 - 2.37
2.05

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.52 - 1.56
1.39

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.16
1.03

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85 - 0.87
0.82

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.19 - 3.91
3.55

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.35 - 3.50
4.07

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
500
470

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.5
5.9

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
120
110

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam
Torsion Beam

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam
Torsion Beam

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P195/45HR16
P185/65HR15

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P195/45HR16
P185/65HR15

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 in.
15 X 5.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 in.
15 X 5.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
30.6 ft.
34.8 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Front Disc/Rear Drum

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.1 in.
10 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
9.4 in.
8 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
10.5 gal.
10.8 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.6 in.
39.8 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
40.7 in.
41.8 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
49.4 in.
51.7 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
47.9 in.
48.1 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.8 in.
36.6 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
31.7 in.
37 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
46.4 in.
51.9 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
42 in.
46.2 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
90.6 in.
102.4 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
139.6 in.
175.4 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
64.1 in.
66.7 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
59.8 in.
59.6 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
55.4 in.
58.3 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
55 in.
58.5 in.

Model Group

Model Group
500c
Versa

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Subcompact
Subcompact

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Convertible
Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
1.4
1.6

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
SOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
iron
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4