How does a 2018 Nissan Versa compare to its competition in Safety Near Atlanta, GA?


 
  • Childre Nissan Journal
  • Dec 9th 2018 - 45 days ago
  • Atlanta, GA
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Compared To Ford Focus 2017



The Versa Sedan has standard whiplash protection, which use a specially designed headrest to protect the driver and front passenger from whiplash. During a rear-end collision, the whiplash protection system moves the headrests forward to prevent neck and spine injuries. The Focus doesn’t offer a whiplash protection system.

Both the Versa Sedan and the Focus have standard driver and passenger frontal airbags, front side-impact airbags, side-impact head airbags, front seatbelt pretensioners, front-wheel drive, height-adjustable front shoulder belts, plastic fuel tanks, four-wheel antilock brakes, traction control, electronic stability systems to prevent skidding and available rearview cameras.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration does side impact tests on new vehicles. In this test, which crashes the vehicle into a post at 20 MPH, results indicate that the Nissan Versa Sedan is safer than the Ford Focus:

 

Versa Sedan

Focus

 

Into Pole

STARS

5 Stars

5 Stars

HIC

175

182

Spine Acceleration

35 G’s

39 G’s

New test not comparable to pre-2011 test results. More stars = Better. Lower test results = Better.




Compared To Mazda 3 2018



Both the Versa Sedan and the Mazda 3 have standard driver and passenger frontal airbags, front side-impact airbags, side-impact head airbags, front seatbelt pretensioners, front-wheel drive, height-adjustable front shoulder belts, four-wheel antilock brakes, traction control, electronic stability systems to prevent skidding and available rearview cameras.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration does side impact tests on new vehicles. In this test, which crashes the vehicle into a flat barrier at 38.5 MPH and into a post at 20 MPH, results indicate that the Nissan Versa Sedan is safer than the Mazda 3:

 

Versa Sedan

Mazda 3

 

Front Seat

STARS

4 Stars

4 Stars

HIC

216

245

Abdominal Force

220 G’s

276 G’s

 

Into Pole

STARS

5 Stars

5 Stars

HIC

175

269

New test not comparable to pre-2011 test results. More stars = Better. Lower test results = Better.




Compared To Toyota Prius c 2018



For enhanced safety, the front seat shoulder belts of the Nissan Versa Sedan are height-adjustable to accommodate a wide variety of driver and passenger heights. A better fit can prevent injuries and the increased comfort also encourages passengers to buckle up. The Toyota Prius c doesn’t offer height-adjustable seat belts.

Both the Versa Sedan and the Prius c have standard driver and passenger frontal airbags, front side-impact airbags, side-impact head airbags, front seatbelt pretensioners, front-wheel drive, plastic fuel tanks, four-wheel antilock brakes, traction control, electronic stability systems to prevent skidding and available rearview cameras.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration does 35 MPH front crash tests on new vehicles. In this test, results indicate that the Nissan Versa Sedan is safer than the Toyota Prius c:

 

Versa Sedan

Prius c

 

Driver

STARS

4 Stars

4 Stars

HIC

311

359

Neck Injury Risk

28%

37%

Neck Compression

75 lbs.

262 lbs.

New test not comparable to pre-2011 test results. More stars = Better. Lower test results = Better.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration does side impact tests on new vehicles. In this test, which crashes the vehicle into a flat barrier at 38.5 MPH and into a post at 20 MPH, results indicate that the Nissan Versa Sedan is safer than the Toyota Prius c:

 

Versa Sedan

Prius c

 

Front Seat

STARS

4 Stars

4 Stars

HIC

216

216

Abdominal Force

220 G’s

276 G’s

 

Rear Seat

STARS

4 Stars

4 Stars

Spine Acceleration

64 G’s

90 G’s

Hip Force

687 lbs.

991 lbs.

 

Into Pole

STARS

5 Stars

5 Stars

HIC

175

198

Spine Acceleration

35 G’s

49 G’s

Hip Force

785 lbs.

922 lbs.

New test not comparable to pre-2011 test results. More stars = Better. Lower test results = Better.




Compared To Kia Rio 2018



Both the Versa Sedan and the Rio have standard driver and passenger frontal airbags, front side-impact airbags, side-impact head airbags, front seatbelt pretensioners, front wheel drive, height adjustable front shoulder belts, four-wheel antilock brakes, traction control, electronic stability systems to prevent skidding and available rearview cameras.




Compared To Hyundai Accent 2018



Both the Versa Sedan and the Accent have standard driver and passenger frontal airbags, front side-impact airbags, side-impact head airbags, front seatbelt pretensioners, front wheel drive, height adjustable front shoulder belts, plastic fuel tanks, four-wheel antilock brakes, traction control, electronic stability systems to prevent skidding and available rearview cameras.




Compared To Toyota Corolla 2018



Both the Versa Sedan and the Corolla have standard driver and passenger frontal airbags, front side-impact airbags, side-impact head airbags, front seatbelt pretensioners, front-wheel drive, height-adjustable front shoulder belts, plastic fuel tanks, four-wheel antilock brakes, traction control, electronic stability systems to prevent skidding and available rearview cameras.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration does side impact tests on new vehicles. In this test, which crashes the vehicle into a post at 20 MPH, results indicate that the Nissan Versa Sedan is safer than the Toyota Corolla:

 

Versa Sedan

Corolla

 

Into Pole

STARS

5 Stars

5 Stars

HIC

175

198

Hip Force

785 lbs.

868 lbs.

New test not comparable to pre-2011 test results. More stars = Better. Lower test results = Better.




Compared To Toyota Yaris iA 2018



The Versa Sedan has standard whiplash protection, which use a specially designed headrest to protect the driver and front passenger from whiplash. During a rear-end collision, the whiplash protection system moves the headrests forward to prevent neck and spine injuries. The Yaris iA doesn’t offer a whiplash protection system.

Both the Versa Sedan and the Yaris iA have standard driver and passenger frontal airbags, front side-impact airbags, side-impact head airbags, front seatbelt pretensioners, front-wheel drive, height-adjustable front shoulder belts, plastic fuel tanks, four-wheel antilock brakes, traction control, electronic stability systems to prevent skidding and available rearview cameras.




Compared To Hyundai Elantra Sedan 2018



The Versa Sedan has standard whiplash protection, which use a specially designed headrest to protect the driver and front passenger from whiplash. During a rear-end collision, the whiplash protection system moves the headrests forward to prevent neck and spine injuries. The Elantra Sedan doesn’t offer a whiplash protection system.

Both the Versa Sedan and the Elantra Sedan have standard driver and passenger frontal airbags, front side-impact airbags, side-impact head airbags, front seatbelt pretensioners, front-wheel drive, height-adjustable front shoulder belts, plastic fuel tanks, four-wheel antilock brakes, traction control, electronic stability systems to prevent skidding and available rearview cameras.