Competes with: Hyundai Accent, Kia Rio, Toyota Yaris
Looks like: A cuter incarnation of itself; no longer a dumpling
Drivetrain: 122-horsepower, 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine; five-speed manual or continuously variable automatic transmission
Hits dealerships: Summer 2019
Entry-level cars are not the most glamorous vehicles in an automaker’s lineup, but Nissan put its redone 2020 Versa subcompact sedan in a glitzier light today by unveiling it on the beach at Rock the Ocean’s Tortuga Music Festival, three days of country, rock and roots music in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.