Nissan Versa Vs. Mitsubishi Mirage Comparison Review

Nissan Versa vs. Mitsubishi Mirage


If you're debating between the Nissan Versa vs. Mitsubishi Mirage, then our new car comparison is for you. We're going to compare Nissan Versa vs. Mitsubishi Mirage pricing, size, safety, and interior benefits. Once you see how this new subcompact car from Mitsubishi beats the competition, you'll want to schedule your test drive in the new Mirage for sale.



Mitsubishi Mirage



Mitsubishi Mirage



Comparisons2021 Nissan Versa S2021 Mitsubishi Mirage ES
Starting MSRP1$14,980$14,925
Engine1.6L 4 Cylinder1.2L 3 Cylinder
Horsepower122 hp78 hp
Warranty3 year/36,000 miles5 year/60,000 miles
Est. MPG227/30/35 (city/hwy/combined)33/41/36 (city/hwy/combined)
# of seats55
6-way adjustable driver seatNoYes
Forward Collision Mitigation (FCM) with Pedestrian DetectionNoYes
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) and brake assistNoYes
Hill Start AssistNoYes


Mitsubishi Mirage vs. Nissan Versa Pricing

In a Nissan Versa vs. Mitsubishi Mirage price comparison, it's tough to declare a winner. But that doesn't mean there isn't one. The 2021 Nissan Versa S can be yours for $14,980 MSRP, while the 2021 Mitsubishi Mirage ES costs less thanks to its $14,925 starting MSRP.1

Now that we know who wins the Mirage vs. Versa comparison when it comes to starting price, let's look at what you get for your money and in what other areas the Mirage might pull ahead of the Versa.

Compare Nissan Versa vs. Mitsubishi Mirage Warranty

For many drivers, the biggest appeal of a subcompact car is the cost. This isn't just the starting price. It's also the cost of ownership. When considering maintenance bills and the cost of oil changes, Nissan Versa vs. Mirage reliability is a big factor.

Let's look at which manufacturer stands behind their product by offering a longer warranty. The Nissan Versa S comes with a 3-year/36,000-mile warranty, which is impressive until you look at what you get with the Mitsubishi.

The new Mirage ES comes with a 5-year/60,000-mile new vehicle warranty. When comparing Versa vs. Mirage warranty benefits and cost of ownership, the Mitsubishi Mirage beats the Nissan Versa in this test.

Mitsubishi Mirage vs. Nissan Versa MPG

Another factor that impacts the cost of ownership, perhaps the biggest factor that we experience the most often, is fuel economy. So, in a Nissan Versa vs. Mitsubishi Mirage mpg comparison, which new subcompact car offers the best gas mileage?

The 2021 Mitsubishi Mirage ES delivers better fuel economy than the 2021 Nissan Versa S. Mirage owners can expect an EPA-estimated 33/41/36 mpg1 (City/Highway/Combined), while Nissan drivers have to make do with only 27/30/35 mpg (City/Highway/Combined).

If you're looking for a new car for sale that gives you competitive mpg numbers, be sure to take a spin in a Mirage G4 in South Florida during your visit to our Mitsubishi dealer.

Standard Features and Highlights

If you're looking for a six-way adjustable driver's seat, you'll find it on the new Mitsubishi Mirage. You won't find one on the Nissan Versa. Do you like the convenience of Hill Start Assist? It's the same story — standard on the Mirage, but not on the Versa.

If you're looking for advanced safety systems like Forward Collision Mitigation (FCM) with Pedestrian Detection and Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) and brake assist, you'll find them on the 2021 Mitsubishi Mirage ES. If you're looking for those features on the new Nissan Versa, you can stop looking. They aren't there.

Your Mitsubishi Lease Offer

At this point in our Nissan Versa vs. Mitsubishi Mirage comparison, we've seen that the Mitsubishi Mirage costs less than the Nissan Versa, gives you better gas mileage, and comes with more safety features. So, by now, you're probably starting to think about whether you want to buy or lease a Mitsubishi Mirage.

Whether you think it's better to lease or finance, you can get started on your next auto loan by submitting a free credit application through our website or over the phone with a member of our finance team. Getting pre-approved for Mitsubishi financing is a great way to get a jump on the paperwork, so you can spend more time driving your new car and less time signing forms in our office.

Many of our regular customers come to us for $0 down lease offers. If you're interested in custom lease deals or are looking for ways to lower your monthly car payments, let our team know about the finance structure that interests you. We're here to work with you and help you get into a lease special and a new car that both put a smile on your face.

Frequently Asked Questions

Which is bigger? Nissan Versa vs. Mitsubishi Mirage?

The Nissan Versa is bigger than the Mitsubishi Mirage. If you're looking for a subcompact car that's easy to park and is nimble in traffic, you'll enjoy driving the Mirage. The Versa measures 177-inches long x 69-inches wide x 57-58-inches high. The Mirage measures 151-inches long x 66-inches wide x 59-inches high, making it shorter and narrower.

How roomy is the Mitsubishi Mirage vs. Nissan Versa?

When it comes to the total interior cargo room and passenger space, both the new Mirage and Nissan Versa offer comparable amounts of passenger volume. The new Mirage has 86.2 cubic feet of passenger volume, while the Nissan Versa gives you slightly more with 88.9 cubic feet of total passenger volume. Get into a new Mirage at our dealership and see how it fits you.

What is the safety rating of the Mitsubishi Mirage vs. Nissan Versa?

When it comes to automotive safety, the new Mitsubishi Mirage comes standard with safety systems not found on the base model Nissan Versa and offers an NHTSA 4-star safety rating, while the Versa does boast a 5-star NHTSA safety rating. Discover peace of mind behind the wheel of the new Mitsubishi Mirage.

Shop Gunther Mitsubishi Today

Now that you know more about how the Nissan Versa vs. Mitsubishi Mirage compare in pricing, safety, features, and more, you'll want to come down to our local Mitsubishi dealer and meet the new Mirage small sedan in person. Our sales associates are standing by to tour you through this new car for sale and point out all of its standard features, available options, and warranty benefits. We can also help you pick out a bright color that matches your style. Stop by our new- and used-car dealership today for a spirited test drive!

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1Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price. Excludes destination/handling, tax, title, license etc. While supplies last. Limited availability at participating dealers may require placing an order and could cause a delay in delivery. Retailer price, terms and vehicle availability may vary. See your local Mitsubishi retailer for details.

22021 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates 33 City/41 Highway for 2021 Mitsubishi Mirage ES, 1.2L 3 Cylinder. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions. Use for comparison only.


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