Nissan Versa vs. Chevrolet Spark

Brilliant Silver
VS
Sorbet

Key Specs

MSRP

MSRP
$12,110 - $15,600
Not Available

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.22 / 5
65 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
109 hp
98 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Not Available
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.6L DOHC 16
1.4L DOHC 4

Interior Features

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Not Available

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.3 - 41.8 in.
41.7 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.8 - 40.8 in.
39 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
37 - 38.3 in.
33 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.6 - 38 in.
37 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
14.9 cu. ft.
Not Available

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Not Available
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Not Available
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Not Available
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Not Available
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5
4

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Not Available

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
102.4 in.
93.9 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
34.2 - 34.8 ft.
33.8 ft.

Length

Length
163.7 - 175.4 in.
143.1 in.

Width

Width
66.7 in.
62.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2404 - 2460 .lbs
2246 - 2278 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
109 hp
98 hp

Torque

Torque
107 ft. lbs.
94 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
Not Available
.lbs

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
10.8 gal.
9.2 gal.

Combined

Combined
29 - 38 mpg
30 - 39 mpg

City

City
27 - 31 mpg
29 - 30 mpg

Highway

Highway
36 - 39 mpg
38 - 39 mpg

CVT Transmission

CVT Transmission
Not Available
Optional

Safety Features

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Nissan Versa Note - Nissan Versa Sedan
Chevrolet Spark

Body Style

Body Style
Hatchback, Hatchback 2018.5, Sedan, Sedan 2018.5
Hatchback

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact Cars - Mid-Size Cars
Subcompact Car

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
4

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
90.2 - 94.1 ft³.
83.0 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2404 - 2460 lbs.
2246 - 2278 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
30 - 34 mpg.
33 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
27 - 31 mpg.
29 - 30 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
36 - 39 mpg.
38 - 39 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4
Gas I4

Displacement

Displacement
1.6 L/98
1.4L/

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Electronic Fuel Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
1 - 5
1 - 5

Trans Description Cont.

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

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.73 - 4.01 - 0.55
Not Available

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.55 - 3.77
Not Available

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.75 - 4.07
3.76 - 3.91

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
470
375

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.2 - 5.9
5.3

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
110
80

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
MacPherson Strut

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.05
Not Available

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam
Compound Crank

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.39
Not Available

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Not Available

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.03
Not Available

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam
Not Available

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.82
Not Available

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P185/65HR15
P185/55R15

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P185/65HR15
P185/55R15

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
T105/70D14

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
15 X 5.5 in.
15 x 6 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
15 X 5.5 in.
15 x 6 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
14 x 4.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Electric

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
34.2 - 34.8 ft.
33.8 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Front Disc/Rear Drum
Pwr

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
10 in.
Not Available

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
8 in.
Not Available

Drum - Rear

Drum - Rear
Yes
Yes

Rear Drum Diam x Width

Rear Drum Diam x Width
8 in.
Not Available

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
10.8 gal.
9.2 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.8 - 40.8 in.
39.0 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.3 - 41.8 in.
41.7 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
51.7 in.
50.8 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
48.1 - 48.5 in.
48.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.6 - 38 in.
37.0 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
37 - 38.3 in.
33.0 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
51.9 in.
49.8 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
46.2 - 48.8 in.
48.0 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
102.4 in.
93.9 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
163.7 - 175.4 in.
143.1 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

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

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
59.6 - 60.5 in.
58.4 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
58.3 in.
54.5 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
58.5 in.
54.5 in.

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
18.8 ft³.
11.1 ft³.

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
38.3 ft³.
27.2 ft³.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
14.9 ft³.
Not Available

Model Group

Model Group
Versa
Spark

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Subcompact
Subcompact

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Hatchback - Sedan
Hatchback

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
1.6
1.4

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4