2014 Nissan Versa Note vs. 2014 Toyota Yaris

2014 Nissan Versa Note

In an age when people are looking for ways to save both cash and the environment through fuel-efficiency, the subcompact hatchback segment has become popular. The 2014 Nissan Versa Note is a competitive choice with its winning combination of affordability, fuel efficiency, performance, and features. Another model in this segment is the 2014 Toyota Yaris, which also makes a strong case for itself. Let’s take a closer look to see how they match up!

Comparing These Subcompact Hatchbacks

Both the 2014 Nissan Versa Note and the 2014 Toyota Yaris offer drivers competitive specs and features at an affordable price—but which one comes out on top?

  • Performance: The 2014 Nissan Versa Note and the 2014 Toyota Yaris come standard with four-cylinder 16-valve engines, but the Versa Note’s engine offers more power. The Versa Note’s 1.6L engine comes in at 109 hp and 107 lb-ft of torque, while the Yaris Hatchback trails closely behind at 106 hp and 103 lb-ft of torque.
  • Fuel Efficiency: Both of these models offer impressive numbers in this category, but the Nissan Versa Note’s powertrain wins out in this category as well. When paired to the continuously variable transmission (CVT) the 2014 Nissan Versa Note gets an estimated 4.8 L/100 km highway and 6.1 L/100 km city. The Yaris’s engine gets just 5.5 L/100 km highway and 6.8 L/100 km city when paired to the four-speed automatic, which is a disadvantage that will cost you kilometer after kilometer.
  • Cargo Space: If you’re in the market for a subcompact hatchback, chances are that cargo space is a priority. While you want a small car, you still want to be able to maximize trunk space. The 2014 Nissan Versa Note comes in with 422 L of trunk space compared to just 286 L in the 2014 Toyota Yaris.
  • Price: While the 2014 Toyota Yaris Hatchback CE 3-door comes in at a respectable MSRP of $14,2555, the 2014 Nissan Versa Note 1.6 S is even more affordable with an MSRP of just $13,348. Since the Versa Note is also superior in every key category, it’s clearly the better value.

See the 2014 Nissan Versa Note Today

The 2014 Nissan Versa Note is available now at Knight Nissan, your premier local Nissan dealer at 1420 South Service Road in Swift Current. Come see us today to test drive the 2014 Nissan Versa Note and find out about our great finance offers that are available right now. We look forward to your visit!