Nissan: Nissan Versa wins Kelley Blue Book’s 2016 5-Year Cost to Own Award

2016 Nissan Versa Press Kit

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The 2016 Nissan Versa has been famous by Kelley Blue Book’s as a Subcompact Car difficulty leader in a fifth annual 5-Year Cost to Own Awards, that recognizes new vehicles with a lowest projected tenure costs.

The awards are formed on Kelley Blue Book’s 5-Year Cost to Own information for new cars for a initial five-year tenure period. Among a factors taken into care are depreciation, approaching fuel costs, financial and word fees, upkeep and correct costs, and state fees.

“New-car shoppers customarily compensate a lot of courtesy to how many a automobile will cost upfront; however, infrequently an even some-more costly automobile on a front finish can indeed save we income during a initial 5 years of tenure by carrying low sum tenure costs,” pronounced Dan Ingle, clamp boss of automobile valuations, attention solutions and general for Kelley Blue Book.

The 2016 Nissan Versa Sedan has a starting Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP)* of $11,990 (Versa Sedan S with 5-speed primer transmission). For 2016, a SL difficulty has been reduced by $500 (versus a 2015 model), assisting keep a clever sales movement going for Versa Sedan. The 2016 Versa Note has a starting Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP)* of $14,230 (Versa Note S with 5-speed primer transmission).

“Both a Versa Sedan and Versa Note have perceived a series of enhancements for a 2016 indication year, adding to their already high value equation,” pronounced Michael Bunce, clamp president, Product Planning, Nissan North America, Inc. “We are really gratified to be famous by a automobile gratefulness and information experts during Kelley Blue Book in this extensive hearing of loyal tenure costs.”

The Nissan Versa Sedan, one of a best-selling vehicles in a sub-compact sedan class, offers high value, well-developed roominess and mid-size automobile record but a mid-size price.  The 2016 Versa Sedan’s customary 1.6-liter 4-cylinder engine includes a operation of fuel efficiency-enhancing technologies, such as a twin fuel injector complement and a twin Continuously Variable valve Timing Control System (CVTCS) mounted on both intake and empty camshafts. The engine is rated during 109 horsepower and 107 lb-ft of torque.

Fuel economy with a accessible Xtronic delivery is rated during 31 mpg city, 40 mpg highway and 35 mpg total – providing an estimated 400-mile pushing range**. Fuel economy with a 5-speed primer delivery is rated during 27/36/30 mpg and 26/35/30 mpg with a 4-speed involuntary transmission.

The 2016 Versa Sedan is accessible in 4 models – S (5-speed primer and 4-speed automatic), S Plus (Xtronic only), SV (Xtronic only) and SL (Xtronic only).

The 2016 Nissan Versa Note, while pity many attributes with a renouned Versa Sedan, has a possess graphic look, feel and combined hatchback application – including plenty load space with accessible Divide-N-Hide® Adjustable Floor. Now in a third year of production, Versa Note is offering in a operation of 5 well-equipped models: S, S Plus, SV, SR and SL.

The 2016 Versa Note is powered by a 1.6-liter DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine. Versa Note S facilities a 5-speed primer transmission, while a S Plus, SV, SR and SL models are versed with a next-generation Nissan Xtronic transmission, assisting these grades grasp 40 miles per gallon highway fuel economy**.

About Nissan North America
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About Nissan Motor Co.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Japan’s second-largest automotive company, is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, and is partial of a Renault-Nissan Alliance. Operating with some-more than 247,500 employees globally, Nissan sole 5.32 million vehicles and generated income of 11.38 trillion yen (USD 103.6 billion) in mercantile year 2014. Nissan delivers a extensive operation of some-more than 60 models underneath a Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. Nissan leads a universe in zero-emission mobility, dominated by sales of a LEAF, a initial mass-market, pure-electric vehicle. It is a best-selling EV in story with roughly 50% share of a zero-emission automobile segment. For some-more information on a products, services and joining to tolerable mobility, revisit a website during

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Dan Passe
Product Communications, Nissan North America
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Kevin Raftery
Nissan Car Communications
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*MSRP excludes germane tax, title, permit fees and $835 USD end charges. Dealer sets tangible price.  Prices and specs are theme to change but notice.
**2016 EPA Fuel Economy Estimate 40 (highway) double by 10.8-gallon tank capacity, reduction one gallon. Actual mileage might change with pushing conditions. Use for comparison functions only.