2018 Cadenza
2018 KIA CADENZA OVERVIEW
12/26/17 | ID: 13384

The sophisticated Kia Cadenza carries over into the 2018 model year with minor packaging enhancements.  The V6 Luxury Package now includes panoramic sunroof and interior LED lighting.  In first full year on sale in 2017, Cadenza topped the quality charts, earning a J.D. Power Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) award and J.D. Power’s 2017 Initial Quality Study (IQS)1 accolade in the Large Car category.  Cadenza continues to be wrapped in an expressive and bold design boasting luxury refinements and advanced technology.

Trim Levels/Pricing2 – MSRP (excludes $900 destination)
  • Premium:
$32,290
  • Technology:  
$39,290
  • Limited:  
$44,690
   
Engines:
  • 3.3L V6:
290 hp/253 lb.-ft. torque; 8-speed Sportmatic
   
Fuel Economy – EPA-est. MPG: (city/highway/combined)3
  • Premium:
20/28/23
  • Technology:  
20/28/23
  • Limited:  
20/28/23
   
Available Drive Assistance Features4  
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking:
    • Std:  Technology, Limited
  • Advanced Smart Cruise Control:  
    • Technology, Limited
  • Blind Spot Detection:
    • Opt: Premium
    • Std: Technology, Limited
  • Forward Collision Warning System
    • Std: Technology, Limited
  • Head Up Display5
    • Std: Limited
  • High Beam Assist
    • Std: Technology, Limited
  • Lane Change Assist
    • Opt: Premium
    • Std: Technology, Limited
  • Lane Departure Warning System:
    • Std: Technology, Limited
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert:
    • Opt: Premium
    • Std: Technology, Limited
  • Rear Parking Assist System
    • Opt: Premium
    • Std: Technology, Limited
  • Surround View Monitor
    • Std: Limited
 
Dimensions: (in.) 
  • Overall Length:
195.7
  • Overall Width:
73.6
  • Overall Height:
57.9
  • Wheelbase:
112.4
  • Cargo Capacity:
16 cu. ft.
  • Curb weight: (lbs.)
 
    • Premium:
3,633 - 3,728
    • Technology:  
3,770 - 3,799
    • Limited:  
3,770 - 3,799

 

1 The Kia Cadenza received the lowest number of problems per 100 vehicles reflecting higher quality in their respective segments in the J.D. Power 2017 U.S. Initial Quality (IQS) Study, based on 77,419 total responses, evaluating 189 models, and measures the opinions of new 2017 vehicle owners after 90 days of ownership, surveyed in February-May 2017. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com/cars.

2 MSRP excludes destination and handling, taxes, title, license fees, options and retailer charges.  Actual prices set by retailer and may vary.

3 Based on EPA estimates.  Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits and your vehicle’s condition.

4 These systems are not substitutes for proper and safe driving, parking, and/or backing-up procedures. These systems may not detect every object behind or alongside the vehicle or in the vehicle’s blindspot or direction of travel. Always drive safely and use caution.

5 Failure to pay attention to travel conditions and vehicle operation could result in loss of vehicle control. Always drive safely and use caution.

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National Manager, Product Communications
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