2016 Cadenza

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Top features
Exterior
Interior
Horsepower
293 hp @ 6,400 rpm
293 hp @ 6,400 rpm
293 hp @ 6,400 rpm
EPA MPG, FWD (City/Highway/Combined)
19/28/22
19/28/22
19/28/22
*Disclaimer

EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle’s condition.

Exterior
BODY
Body-Color Heated Power Outside Mirrors with LED Turn Signal Indicators

Body-Color Heated Outside Power Mirrors with integrated LED Turn-Signal Indicators provide convenience while adding to the Cadenza's eye-catching looks.

Power-Folding Outside Mirrors
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The available Power-Folding Outside Mirrors make parking in tight spots worry-free.

Perimeter Approach Lighting

Receive a warm-lit welcome with LED Perimeter Approach Lighting. As you get close to your Cadenza, lights mounted under the side mirrors illuminate the ground beneath the front doors.

Panoramic Sunroof with Power Sunshade
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Add fresh air and the feeling of spaciousness throughout the cabin with the available Panoramic Sunroof. It includes a Power Sunshade that makes its operation quick and convenient.

Solar Control Glass

Solar Control Glass on the windshield, doors, and rear window helps keep you comfortable by reducing interior heat buildup on sunny days.

Sound-Absorbing Front Windshield Glass

A thin film positioned between layers of glass helps the windshield reduce wind noise penetration at higher speeds.

Hydrophobic Glass
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The front side windows have a water-repelling hydrophobic coating that helps maintain visibility.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Technology package.

Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers

With Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers, you can adjust the wiper-blade timing to suit your needs. A convenient feature on rainy days.

Rain-Sensing, Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers

When the windshield sensor detects rain or other debris, the wipers automatically activate to help maintain a clear view of the road ahead.

Windshield Wiper De-Icer
*Disclaimer

Included in the Luxury Plus Package.

Heated Rear Glass with Timer

Heating elements help to defrost and/or melt snow from the rear window. And to prevent overheating, a timer automatically turns off the heater.

Auto Light Control

Auto Light Control offers the convenience of having your headlights turn on or off depending on how light it is outside.

Projection Headlights, with Auto Leveling
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Experience focused, more precise illumination. As you drive, the auto-leveling feature adjusts the height of the light to maintain proper aim.

High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Headlights with Dynamic Bending Light (DBL)
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High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Headlights provide bright, crisp illumination, while the Dynamic Bending Light (DBL) helps improve cornering visibility by moving the headlight beam into upcoming turns.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Luxury Plus Package.

Positioning Lights, LED
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A solid bar of bright, white illumination shines above the headlights, giving Cadenza a distinctive road presence.

Front Fog Lights, Halogen
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Front Fog Lights help boost the illumination of the road ahead and complement the front-end styling of the Cadenza.

Front Fog Lights, LED

Durable, energy-efficient LED fog lights add another level of style and functionality with brilliant illumination and striking color.

Rear Combination Lamps, LED
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The Rear LED Tail Lamps give the Cadenza an unmistakable look.

*Disclaimer

2015 Cadenza Premium shown.

Integrated dual exhaust with chrome surround

The Integrated Dual Exhaust with Chrome Surround adds an extra touch of style to the Cadenza.

Locking Fuel-Filler Door

The Locking Fuel-Filler Door provides secure closure.

DIMENSIONS
Wheelbase: (in)
112.0
112.0
112.0
Track: Front/Rear (in)
63.0/63.0
63.0/63.0
63.0/63.0
Length: (in)
195.7
195.7
195.7
Width: (in)
72.8
72.8
72.8
Height: (in)
58.1
58.1
58.1
Minimum Ground Clearance: (in)
5.4
5.4
5.4
WHEELS
18" Alloy Wheels
19" Alloy Wheels
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*Disclaimer

Included in the Technology package.

19" Alloy Wheels - Chrome Finish

The 19" Alloy Wheels with Chrome Finish are a Cadenza Limited exclusive design. Delivering refined style that sets the Limited apart.

TIRES
Size: Standard
P245/45R18
P245/45R18
P245/40R19
Size: Optional
P245/40R19
*Disclaimer
Included in the Technology package

Spare Tire (Temporary, Space-Saver Type)
Interior
CONVENIENCE
Infinity®2 Discrete Logic7® Surround Sound System, 12 Speakers, HD Radio™
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The Infinity® Surround Sound Audio System features 12 speakers offering rich, deep bass, and clear, crisp highs for a memorable listening experience.

*Disclaimer

Infinity® is a registered trademark of Harman International Industries, Incorporated. Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc. HD Radio™ and the HD, HD Radio, and “Arc” logos are proprietary trademarks of iBiquity Digital Corporation.

UVO eServices Infotainment System

UVO eServices lets you enjoy a seamless, enhanced driving experience using your compatible personal devices. In-car connectivity give you complete control of your phone and music functions. Click here for more details.

*Disclaimer

Warning: Driving while distracted can result in a loss of vehicle control that may lead to an accident, severe personal injury, and death. The driver’s primary responsibility is in the safe and legal operation of a vehicle, and use of any handheld devices, other equipment, or vehicle systems which take the driver’s eyes, attention and focus away from the safe operation of a vehicle or which are not permissible by law should never be used during operation of the vehicle.

Voice-Command Navigation with 8" Display, UVO eServices & SiriusXM® Traffic
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Enjoy in-car connectivity based using your compatible personal devices. Take complete control of your phone and music functions. Voice-Command Navigation includes an 8" vivid color touch screen and real-time highway conditions from SiriusXM Traffic. Click here for more SiriusXM details.

*Disclaimer

Distracted driving can result in a loss of vehicle control. When operating a vehicle, never use a handheld device or vehicle system that takes your focus away from safe vehicle operation. Navigation is for information purposes only, and Kia does not make any warranties about the accuracy of the information.

USB/Auxiliary Input Jack

Play all your favorite music from your iPod® or iPhone® music library. Easily connect your iPod® or other compatible device using an accessory cable, and you're in control via the in-dash audio system.

*Disclaimer

Not all units require cable, please check with dealer.  Cable sold separately.

Rear-Camera Display
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Back up with confidence. When you're in reverse, the Rear-Camera Display relays a live image of what's behind your Cadenza. For added convenience, a vehicle footprint showing vehicle width is superimposed in the display.

*Disclaimer

The Rear-Camera Display is not a substitute for proper and safe backing-up procedures. Always drive safely and use caution when backing up. The Rear-Camera Display may not display every object behind the vehicle.

Rear Parking Assist System (RPAS)
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The available Rear Parking Assist System (RPAS) uses a sonar sensor system to detect obstacles behind your vehicle. If a hazard is detected, the system provides an audible warning.

*Disclaimer

Rear Parking Assist System is not a substitute for safe driving, and may not detect every object behind vehicle. Always drive safely and use caution.

Surround View Monitor (SVM)
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The Surround View Monitor (SVM) offers a near all-around view right from the navigation monitor. Displaying real-time images from four cameras, the Surround View Monitor provides a virtual ‘bird's eye’ view, giving you maximum convenience for parking and low-speed maneuvers.

*Disclaimer
The Surround View Monitor is not a substitute for proper and safe backing-up procedures. Always drive safely and use caution when backing up.

Advanced Smart Cruise Control (ASCC)
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Maintaining a safe distance between you and the vehicle ahead of you is easier thanks to Advanced Smart Cruise Control (ASCC), a next-generation radar-based system.

*Disclaimer
Included in the Technology package.

The Advanced Smart Cruise Control system is not a substitute for proper and safe driving. Always drive safely and use caution. The Advanced Smart Cruise Control system may not detect every object in the vehicle's direction of travel.
Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS)
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The Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) is like another set of eyes on the road. This camera-based system monitors the position of your vehicle within its lane and helps warn you if it deviates, or is about to deviate, from the lane. LDWS also helps warn you of a lane departure when your vehicle is traveling above a certain speed and the vehicle's turn signal is not activated.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Technology package.


The Lane Departure Warning System is not a substitute for proper and safe driving. Always drive safely and use caution. The Lane Departure Warning System may not detect every object in the vehicle’s blindspot or direction of travel.

Blind-Spot Detection (BSD) System
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The Blind-Spot Detection (BSD) System is advanced technology that helps reduce the blind spots on the side and rear areas of your Cadenza. The camera-based detection system sends out visual or auditory signals to help warn you of objects not in your field of view.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Luxury Plus Package.

 

Blind Spot Detection is not a substitute for safe driving, and may not detect all objects around vehicle. Always drive safely and use caution.

Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA)
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Radar sensors hidden in the corners of the rear bumper scan for passing cars, motorcycles, and/or other vehicles as you back up. If the system detects a vehicle crossing into your intended path, a warning sounds and a light appears on the left or right outside rear-view mirror, depending on the location of the other vehicle.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Luxury Plus Package.


Rear Cross Traffic Alert is not a substitute for safe driving, and may not detect all objects behind vehicle. Always drive safely and use caution.

BLUETOOTH® Wireless Technology Hands-Free Connectivity
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Go hands-free with BLUETOOTH® Wireless Technology. Using your compatible smartphone, you can enjoy convenience and enhanced safety—all without handling your phone. Click here for more details.

*Disclaimer

The BLUETOOTH® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth® SIG, Inc., and any use of such marks by Kia is under license. A BLUETOOTH® wireless technology-enabled cell phone is required to use BLUETOOTH® wireless technology.


Driving drowsy or distracted is dangerous and should be avoided. Drivers should remain attentive to driving and always exercise caution when using the steering-wheel-mounted controls while driving.

Steering-Wheel-Mounted Audio, Hands-Free Phone and Cruise Control Buttons
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These intuitively mounted controls allow you to stay focused on the road and keep both hands on the wheel. Conveniently adjust volume, change channels, or make and answer calls with your Bluetooth® Wireless Technology-enabled phone. Adjusting your cruise control settings is a snap, too. Click here for more details.

*Disclaimer

The BLUETOOTH® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth® SIG, Inc., and any use of such marks by Kia is under license. A BLUETOOTH® wireless technology-enabled cell phone is required to use BLUETOOTH® wireless technology.


Driving drowsy or distracted is dangerous and should be avoided. Drivers should remain attentive to driving and always exercise caution when using the steering-wheel-mounted controls while driving.

Steering Wheel, Manual tilt & Telescoping

The tilt and telescopic steering adjusts to suit any driver, delivering optimal positioning and total driver comfort no matter who's behind the wheel.

Steering Wheel, Power Tilt & Telescoping
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The Power Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column is linked to the Integrated Memory System (IMS), as well as the driver's seat and outside mirrors. At the touch of a button, drivers can recall their saved personal settings.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Luxury Plus Package.

Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS)

No matter the trim, changing from power to manual steering is seamless.The Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) helps you at the wheel, making your drive smoother and more responsive.

Steering-Wheel-Mounted Paddle Shifters

Make quick shifts while keeping both hands on the wheel. The Steering-Wheel-Mounted Paddle Shifters offer enhanced convenience and driving fun.

Supervision meter cluster, including 7" Thin Film Transistor (TFT) color LCD display
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The high-resolution wide 7-inch full color, TFT LCD features eye-catching graphics and delivers a wide range of information with brilliant clarity.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Luxury Plus Package.

Trip Computer
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The included Trip Computer displays your fuel efficiency, remaining fuel range, and other helpful information.

Power Window with Driver & Front Passenger One-Touch Auto-Up/Down and Anti-Pinch

Standard power-operated front windows include one-touch auto-up and auto-down for added convenience.

Push Button Start with Smart Key Immobilizer
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Even with the available Smart Key tucked in your purse or pocket, you can start or stop your Cadenza at the push of a button—or lock and unlock doors from the outside. Also included is a vehicle immobililzer, whichs prevents your Kia from starting without the Smart Key.

Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control
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Dual Zone Automatic Climate Control allows the driver and front passenger to personalize their own temperature settings to create individual comfort zones. Rear-vents emit a combined temperature of the two.

Auto Defrost System
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The Auto Defrost System removes moisture from the front windshield and front door glass, controlling glass fogging and interior humidity for clear views and maximum comfort.

Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) with Auto Hold
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The Electric Parking Brake (EPB) with Auto Hold helps the vehicle maintain its position when stopped on an incline, or in stop and go traffic.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Technology package.

Center Console with Armrest
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To help your interior stay clutter-free, the center console offers a sizable storage compartment for your items. The lid doubles as a padded armrest for even more comfort.

Dual Front Cup Holders

The Dual Front Cup Holders allow the driver and passenger to enjoy beverages while keeping them within easy reach.

Front Door Bottle Holders

Front Door Bottle Holders provide a handy space for your water bottle.

Rear Seat Center Armrest with Ski Pass-Through Door

Rear-seat passengers have the comfort of a center armrest. For additional flexibility, there's also a Ski Pass-Through Door which allows you to pack in longer cargo.

Rear Seat Center Armrest USB Charging Port and Popout Cup Holders

The Cadenza Limited offers rear-seat passengers the convenience of a center armest USB charge port, plus convenient popout dual cup holders.

Auto-Dimming Rear-View Mirror with HomeLink®

The Auto-Dimming Rear-View Mirror reduces glare automatically. And for additional peace of mind, the mirror features HomeLink®, a wireless control system that can operate garage doors, security systems, and more.

*Disclaimer

HomeLink® is a registered trademark of Gentex Corporation.

Interior Lighting with Delay

The Interior Lighting with Delay feature provides perfectly timed light when you enter and exit your Cadenza. Once the door is closed, the lamps gradually dim.

Dual Map Lights

Dual Map Lights provide convenient lighting for the driver and front-seat passenger. The Cadenza Limited adds LED map light illumination.

Overhead Sunglasses Holder

The Overhead Sunglasses Holder allows you to conveniently stow your glasses within arm's reach.

Dual Illuminated Visor Vanity Mirrors

A well-lit Visor Vanity Mirror for both driver and passenger.

Power-Operated Rear Window Sunshade
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The Power-Operated Rear Window Sunshade helps keep glaring sun and heat at bay. And helps your passengers stay cool.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Luxury Plus Package.

Two Front 12-Volt Power Outlets

The Two Front 12-Volt Power Outlets are an easy way to recharge your compatible electronic devices while on the road.

First-Aid Kit
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The Cadenza is available with a handy onboard First-Aid Kit.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Luxury Plus Package.

SEATING & TRIM
Leather Seat Trim

The accent of rich, leather seat trim adds a sophisticated touch to your Cadenza's interior.

Nappa Leather Seat Trim
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Nappa Leather Seat Trim adds even more luxury to the stylish interior.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Luxury Plus Package.

10-Way Adjustable Driver’s Seat with Power Lumbar Support
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The 10-Way Power-Adjustable Seat with Power Lumbar allows you to personalize your ideal seating position for maximum comfort no matter how long your drive may be.

12-Way Adjustable Driver’s Seat with Power Lumbar Support and Extendable Driver's Seat Cushion
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Offering enhanced driving comfort, the Extendable Driver's Seat Cushion can be adjusted to provide additional thigh support.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Luxury Plus Package.

8-Way Power Front Passenger Seat
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With the convenient 8-Way Power-Adjustable Front Passenger Seat, you can easily personalize your seating position for maximum comfort.

Heated Front Seats
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Driver and front passenger will relish the luxury and comfort of heating elements in the seat back and cushion. Three heat settings help ensure total comfort.

Ventilated Front Seats
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Drives on hot summer days are more comfortable with Ventilated Driver and Front-Passenger Seats.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Luxury Plus Package.

Heated Rear Seats
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Keep rear-seat passengers comfy with heated seat cushions that offer two heat settings.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Luxury Plus Package.

Height-Adjustable Front Seat Belt Anchors

The Height-Adjustable Seat Belt Anchors allow for seat belts to be raised and lowered to achieve a customized fit. Proper seat-belt fit is critical to the overall safety and comfort of the driver and front passenger.

Integrated Memory System
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The Integrated Memory System (IMS) stores two settings for the driver's seat, outside mirrors, and power tilt/telescoping steering wheel. The seat slides backwards for easy exiting and resumes position when you start the engine.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Luxury Plus Package.

Front Seat Back Pockets, Soft-Type

Handy storage pockets on the back of both front seats.

Front Seat Back Pockets, Hard-Shell Type

Conveniently store your items in the molded back pockets of both front seats.

Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel

The hand-stitched, Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel offers a smooth grip while adding a refined touch to the interior of the Cadenza.

Leather-Wrapped, Wood-Style Steering Wheel & Leather Gearshift Knob

Accented wood and leather trim offers an elegant touch to the interior.

Heated steering wheel
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The available Heated Steering Wheel makes driving during colder months much more comfortable.

*Disclaimer

Included in the Luxury Plus Package.

Wood Interior Accents
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Wood Interior Accents on the steering wheel, center fascia, and upper-door panels add to the refined look of the Cadenza's interior.

Additional Wood Grain Trim with Chrome Accents

Additional Wood Grain Trim with Chrome Accents are applied to the Window Switch Surround and Rear Center Armrest, rounding out the premium look and feel of your Cadenza.

Chrome Interior Accents

The sleek look of the Cadenza's interior is enhanced with Chrome Interior Accents, including the Chrome Glove Box Switch, Door Handles, IMS Surround, Front and Rear Speaker Surround, Sunglass Holder, and Lower Trunk Floor Handle.

Tricot Headliner and Pillar Trim

The Tricot Headliner and Pillar Trim are refined details that contribute to the welcoming and luxurious design of the Cadenza.

Premium Headliner, Pillar Trim, Rear Parcel Shelf and Visors

The luxurious treatment of interior elements offers comfort, class, and quality.

Stainless Steel Illuminated Door Scuff Plate Trim

The Stainless-Steel Illuminated Door Scuff Plate Trim adds an element of style whenever you enter or exit your Cadenza.

Carpeted Floor & Trunk mats
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Carpeted Floor and Trunk Mats are precision-fitted to perfectly match the interior of your Cadenza. Two front and two rear mats included.

DIMENSIONS
Head Room: Front / Rear (in.) (without Panoramic Sunroof)
40.0/37.8
Head Room: Front / Rear (in.) (with Panoramic Sunroof)
38.0/37.3
38.0/37.3
Shoulder Room: Front / Rear (in.)
58.3/56.5
58.3/56.5
58.3/56.5
Leg Room: Front / Rear (in.)
45.5/36.8
45.5/36.8
45.5/36.8
Hip Room: Front / Rear (in.)
56.3/55.5
56.3/55.5
56.3/55.5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.)
106.8
106.8
106.8
Cargo Volume: (cu. ft.)
15.9
15.9
15.9
Safety
SYSTEMS
Dual Front Advanced Airbags
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When used with properly fitted seat belts, this advanced system helps detect the presence of a front-seat passenger, monitors the severity of an impact, and controls airbag inflation accordingly to help reduce injuries in certain collisions.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt.

Dual Front and Rear Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
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When used with seat belts, the Dual Front Seat-Mounted Side Airbags offer an additional level of enhanced safety and can be effective at reducing injuries from certain collisions.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt.

Full-Length Side Curtain Airbags
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Side Curtain Airbags, when used in tandem with properly fitted seatbelts for both front and rear seating positions, can reduce injuries. The airbag system is managed by a number of advanced sensors that detect when an accident is imminent or underway and deploy the necessary airbags.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt.

3-Point Seat Belts for All Seating Positions

The first line of defense in safety are the seat belts. Front and rear 3-point seat belts are an integral part of an elaborate vehicle-wide safety system designed to help minimize the effects of an accident.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt.

Front Seat-Belt Pretensioners

In the event of certain collisions, Front Seat-Belt Pretensioners are designed to tighten the seat belts, pulling the driver and occupants more snugly into their seats in anticipation of an impact to help to reduce the likelihood of injury.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt.

Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH)

Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) is a universal child-seat attachment system that allows for quick, easy, and secure installation and removal of LATCH-equipped child seats.

Rear Child-Safety Door Locks

The Rear Child-Safety Door Locks offer peace of mind by enabling parents to disengage the interior door opening mechanism ensuring children can't open the rear doors while the vehicle is in motion.

4-Wheel Disc Brakes with Antilock Braking System (ABS)

The foundation of your Cadenza's active safety system, the Antilock Braking System (ABS) uses electronic sensors at each wheel hub to detect when wheels begin to skid. If skidding under braking is detected, ABS modulates brake force to reduce skidding which in turn allows for reduced braking distances in addition to helping you maintain control of your vehicle.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.

Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)

Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) is a safety feature that adds steering direction control capability. It intervenes when appropriate to help the driver regain control of the vehicle.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.

Electronic Stability Control (ESC)

Electronic Stability Control (ESC) offers an enhanced level of vehicle control and peace of mind by offering improved directional stability helping you maintain the vehicle's intended direction of travel. ESC monitors and assists in the control of key vehicle functions by braking individual wheels and reducing engine power accordingly.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.

Traction Control System (TCS)

The advanced Traction Control System (TCS) can sense wheel spin during acceleration. Using a combination of engine power and brake force, power is transferred to the wheels that have the most traction offering increased control and traction.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.

Electronic Brake-Force Distribution (EBD)

The Electronic Brake-Force Distribution (EBD) system offers a measure of enhanced safety by electronically distributing appropriate amounts of braking pressure to each wheel through a network of sensors. The result is more controlled and precise handling while applying the brakes.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.

Brake Assist System (BAS)

The Brake Assist System (BAS) adds an additional level of enhanced safety by detecting emergency braking situations and applying additional braking force. BAS instantly assesses a number of variables, including brake pedal pressure and speed the brake pedal was depressed, and responds with full braking force if necessary.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.

Hill Start Assist Control (HAC)

The Hill Start Assist Control (HAC) offers an added measure of security when moving from a stop on a steep hill by preventing the vehicle from rolling backward. It functions by gently applying the brakes for two seconds while you move your foot from the brake pedal to the accelerator.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.

Tire-Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)

The Tire-Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) offers convenience and an added measure of preventative safety by constantly monitoring tire inflation pressures in all four tires. A warning light appears in the instrument cluster should any tire pressures drop below a specified range.

*Disclaimer

Even with the Tire-Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), always check your tire pressure on a regular basis with a digital tire gauge.

Side-Impact Door Beams

Your Cadenza offers an added measure of security with reinforced steel beams in every door. These steel beams are designed to absorb impact energy and deflect side-impact force. Additionally, both A and B pillars are reinforced to help minimize impact forces.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.

Front and Rear Crumple Zones

The Front and Rear Crumple Zones are specially designed to absorb and dissipate impact energy helping to preserve the passenger compartment.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.

Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock

In the event of certain collisions, all doors may automatically unlock, helping occupants to more quickly exit the vehicle.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.

Specs
ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
Type
3.3 Liter, V6
3.3 Liter, V6
3.3 Liter, V6
Displacement (cc)
3,342
3,342
3,342
Valve Train
DOHC, 24-valve
DOHC, 24-valve
DOHC, 24-valve
Valve Timing
Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (CVVT)
Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (CVVT)
Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (CVVT)
Horsepower
293 hp @ 6,400 rpm
293 hp @ 6,400 rpm
293 hp @ 6,400 rpm
Torque
255 lb-ft @ 5,200 rpm
255 lb-ft @ 5,200 rpm
255 lb-ft @ 5,200 rpm
Compression Ratio
11.5:1
11.5:1
11.5:1
Fuel Delivery System
Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
Transmission Type
Electronically Controlled 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive with Sportmatic™
Electronically Controlled 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive with Sportmatic™
Electronically Controlled 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive with Sportmatic™

The Cadenza's ultra-flat type torque converter, 4-Pinion differential geartrain and pressure deviation adjustable valve body combine to create a compact and durable tranmission that offers more driving enjoyment with every shift.

Transmission Mounts
Hydraulic Type
Hydraulic Type
Hydraulic Type

Enjoy superb anti-vibration performance thanks to the Cadenza's hydraulic type transmission mounting system.

Exhaust System
Dual Hydroformed Head Pipes. Dual Mufflers with Chrome Tips.
Dual Hydroformed Head Pipes. Dual Mufflers with Chrome Tips.
Dual Hydroformed Head Pipes. Dual Mufflers with Chrome Tips.

The Cadenza's balanced exhaust pipes lengths and a 2-way resonator help enhance low and mid-range engine torque.

FUEL ECONOMY
EPA MPG, FWD (City/Highway/Combined)
19/28/22
19/28/22
19/28/22
*Disclaimer

EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle’s condition.

Fuel Tank Capacity (gal.)
18.5
18.5
18.5
BRAKES
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc with Antilock Braking System (ABS)
4-Wheel Disc with Antilock Braking System (ABS)
4-Wheel Disc with Antilock Braking System (ABS)
Front Diameter (in.)
12.6
12.6
12.6

Ventilated Type

Rear Diameter (in.)
11.2
11.2
11.2

Solid Type

CURB WEIGHT
Cadenza and Cadenza Premium (lb.)
3670
3670
Cadenza Premium with Technology Package (lb.)
3785
Cadenza Limited (lb)
3785
BODY/CHASSIS
Layout
Front Wheel Drive (FWD)
Front Wheel Drive (FWD)
Front Wheel Drive (FWD)
Body Type
Steel Unibody
Steel Unibody
Steel Unibody
Steering Type
Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS)
Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS)
Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS)
Front Suspension
MacPherson Struts, Gas Shock Absorbers, Stabilizer Bar
MacPherson Struts, Gas Shock Absorbers, Stabilizer Bar
MacPherson Struts, Gas Shock Absorbers, Stabilizer Bar

The Independent MacPherson strut-front suspension and stabilizer bar is tuned to offer precise, sporty handling while offering a particularly plush ride.

Rear Suspension
Independent, Multi-link, Stabilizer Bar, Dual-Flow Damper Shock Absorbers
Independent, Multi-link, Stabilizer Bar, Dual-Flow Damper Shock Absorbers
Independent, Multi-link, Stabilizer Bar, Dual-Flow Damper Shock Absorbers

Left and right suspensions react independently to the road surface, helping to maintain a predictable and smooth ride. The Sachs Dual Flow Dampers deliver excellent handling without the harsh ride.

Steering Wheel Turns
2.9
2.9
2.9

Lock-To-lock

Vehicle Turning Circle (ft.)
36.5
36.5
36.5

Curb-to-Curb