New Nissan Micra vs rivals - specifications

 Suzuki SwiftHyundai i20Nissan Micra
On the road price/total as tested£10,670/£11,069£11,030/£11,435£10,850/£11,291
Residual value (after 3yrs/30,000)£4,503/42.2%£4,445/40.3%£4,449/41.0%
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£213/£427£221/£441£217/£434
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)£2,059/£3,432£2,336/£3,894£2,103/£3,505
Ins. grp./quote/road tax band/cost9/£350/C/£309/£339/C/£305/£372/C/£30
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£186/£332/£259£185/£404/£185£220/£240/£330
Length/wheelbase3,850/2,430mm3,940/2,525mm3,780/2,450mm
Height/width1,510/1,695mm1,490/1,710mm1,525/1,675mm
Engine4cyl in-line/1,242cc4cyl in-line/1,248cc3cyl in-line/1,198cc
Peak power 93/6,000 bhp/rpm77/6,000 bhp/rpm79/6,000 bhp/rpm
Peak torque 118/4,800 Nm/rpm119/4,000 Nm/rpm110/4,000 Nm/rpm
Transmission 5-spd man/fwd5-spd man/fwd5-spd man/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel42 litres/space saver45 litres/space saver41 litres/space saver
Boot capacity (seats up/down) 213/562 litres295/1,200 litres265/1,132 litres
Kerbweight/payload/towing weight1,020/460/1,000kg1,075/440/850kg910/515/N/A
Turning circle/drag coefficient9.6 metres/N/A10.4 metres/0.33Cd9.3 metres/0.33Cd
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery3yrs (60k)/1yr 5yrs (unlimited)/1yr3yrs (60k)/1yr
Service intervals/UK dealers9,000 miles/15010,000 miles/14612,500 miles/209
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.29th/9th6th/10th25th/25th
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./points94/82/62/5 stars88/83/64/5 stars84/79/58/4 stars
0-60/30-70mph10.8/10.6 secs11.7/12.6 secs11.3/12.3 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th 6.1/9.4 secs6.1/9.3 secs7.4/10.2 secs
50-70mph in 5th 17.0 secs15.0 secs17.4 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph 103mph/3,200rpm106mph/3,400rpm105mph/3,100rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 52.7/38.3/9.7m51.6/37.7/9.2m55.1/39.7/10.2m
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph58/43/62/69dB59/39/61/70dB65/42/72/65dB
Auto Express economy/range33.7mpg/311 miles29.7mpg/294 miles33.0mpg/298 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 46.3/64.2/56.5mpg43.5/65.7/55.4mpg46.3/65.7/56.5mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket198/116g/km/10%220/119g/km/10%198/115g/km/10%
Airbags/alloys/parking sensorsSeven/DFO/noSix/yes/noSix/yes/£365 (DFO)
Auto gearbox/stability/cruise ctrl.No/yes/noNo/yes/no£950/yes/yes
Climate ctrl./leather/heated seatsNo/no/noNo/no/noYes/no/no
Met. paint/xenon lights/keyless go£399/no/no£405/no/no£400/no/no
Sat-nav/CD changer/MP3/BluetoothNo/no/yes/noNo/no/yes/yes£400*/no/yes/yes

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