• All-new third-generation Versa features expressive exterior styling and fresh interior design
  • Embraces Nissan Intelligent Mobility technology, including available Nissan Safety Shield 360
  • Next-generation 1.6-litre 4-cylinder engine rated at 122-horsepower – a 12 per cent increase from the previous generation
  • Fuel economy1 rated at 7.4 L/100 km city; 5.9 L/100 km highway; and 6.7 L/100 km combined (Xtronic models)

Mississauga, Ont. – Nissan today announced Canadian pricing for the all-new 2021 Nissan Versa subcompact sedan, which arrives to Nissan Canada dealers this month with a starting MSRP2 of $16,498.

Now in its third generation, the all-new 2021 Versa embraces Nissan Intelligent Mobility technology, including the available Nissan Safety Shield 360 suite of front, side and rear safety monitoring and intervention technologies – features not usually found in the subcompact sedan category. Nissan Safety Shield 360 is standard on Versa SV and SR grades. The 2021 Versa is the vehicle with the most standard safety technology in its class3.

The 2021 Versa is offered in three models – S (5-speed manual or Xtronic transmissions), SV (Xtronic) and the sporty SR (Xtronic).

Canadian Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Prices2 (MSRP) for the 2021 Nissan Versa:



Versa S 1.6 5MT

$16,498 CAD

Versa S 1.6 Xtronic

$17,998 CAD

Versa SV 1.6 Xtronic

$19,498 CAD

Versa SR 1.6 Xtronic

$20,998 CAD

Freight and PDI $1,670.

About the 2021 Nissan Versa

The completely reimagined 2021 Versa sedan presents a clear design expression of the Nissan brand with a dramatic, expressive exterior and fresh new interior with class-above features and quality.

The new design offers lower, wider and longer exterior dimensions while retaining Versa’s roomy interior, and allowing up to 425 litres of trunk space. Key styling elements of Nissan’s distinctive “Emotional Geometry” design language include the new Versa’s V-motion grille, boomerang- shaped headlamps and tail lamps, kick-up C-pillars and floating roof. Six dynamic exterior colours are offered, including Electric Blue Metallic, and Scarlet Ember Tintcoat.

Inside, the Versa interior includes Nissan’s “Gliding Wing” instrument panel design, which sets the tone for the vehicle’s balance between emotional and functional needs. Key interior features include best-in-class front legroom4 a sporty D-shaped steering wheel, “floating” 7.0- inch touchscreen audio display, remote keyless entry and standard push button start. Available amenities range from heated front seats to Automatic Climate Control.

Other comfort and convenience features include: standard Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System and Streaming audio via Bluetooth® with steering wheel controls; RearView Monitor, Siri® Eyes Free; AM/FM audio system with four speakers and USB connection port for iPod® and other compatible devices; and Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant. NissanConnect® featuring Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™ and SiriusXM satellite radio are fitted to the Versa SV and SR models. The available 60/40-split fold-down rear seat provides flexibility to carry people and cargo, including tall, wide items.

The new Versa sedan’s next-generation, 1.6-litre 4-cylinder engine is rated at 122- horsepower and 114 lb-ft of torque. The engine is paired with an enhanced Xtronic transmission or available 5-speed manual (Versa S grade only). Fuel economy with the Xtronic transmission is rated at 7.4 L/100 km city; 5.9 L/100 km highway; and 6.7 L/100 km combined1. Fuel economy with the 5-speed manual transmission is rated at 8.6 L/100 km city; 6.7 L/100 km highway; and 7.7 L/100 km combined1.

The Nissan Safety Shield 360 system includes: Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection; Rear Automatic Braking; Lane Departure Warning, and High Beam Assist which are standard on the Versa S 5-speed manual variant. Blind Spot Warning and Rear Cross Traffic Alert enter the Versa lineup on the popular SV grade.

Other available technology includes Intelligent Driver Alertness5, a 7” Advanced Drive-Assist® Display and Rear Door Alert.

The Versa SR adds an extra touch of sportiness, including 17-inch aluminum-alloy wheels with 205/50R17 all-season tires, LED headlights; remote engine start; black painted heated exterior mirrors; body-colour rear spoiler, SR Seat Fabric with interior trim and accents, and more.



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  1. 2021 NRCan Fuel Economy ratings. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions – use for comparison only.
  2. MSRP excludes applicable tax, title, license fees and destination charges. Dealer sets actual price. Prices and specs are subject to change without notice. Destination and handling $1,670.
  3. DesRosiers Automotive Consultants Inc. AutoPacific Segmentation. 2021 Versa Sedan vs. latest in-market Subcompact Class competitors. See Owner’s Manual for safety information. Availability of features vary by vehicle model year, model, trim level, packaging and options. Base Models Compared. Based on manufacturers' websites.
  4. DesRosiers Automotive Consultants Inc. AutoPacific Segmentation. 2021 Versa Sedan S vs. latest in-market Subcompact Class competitors. Base models compared. Based on manufacturers' websites.
  5. It is the driver's responsibility to remain alert at all times. I-DA is only a warning to inform the driver of a potential lack of driver attention or drowsiness. It does not detect and provide an alert in every situation. See Owner’s Manual for details.
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