The 2018 Kia Cadenza dashboard.

Drive smarter.

Packed with advanced technology, the Cadenza has the power to transform your drive. Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ deliver available features like hands-free calling, texting, and music management, while intelligent systems like Smart Welcome, Smart Power Trunk, and Smart Shift & Drive, can sense your presence and react to you.


Dialed in.

Get instant access to your iPhone® right from your Cadenza's built-in, touch-screen display. Whether you’re sending a text via voice command, playing your music, or talking to Siri®, Apple Carplay™ is the smarter way to use your phone in the car. Click here to learn more, and download the Apple Carplay™ Guide.


Android intelligence.

Connecting to your Android™ smartphone is as simple as plugging in to your Kia. With Android Auto™, you can send and receive texts with your voice, use Google Maps™, and access a wealth of popular apps all through your Cadenza's touch-screen display. Click here to learn more about Android Auto™ and download the Android Auto™ Guide.


Intuitive technology.

Smart technology is about seamless integration. That’s why we’ve included advanced systems that do the work for you—like Smart Shift & Drive that automatically selects your optimum driving mode based on your driving style. Loaded with high-tech, intuitive features, the Cadenza makes everyday driving more convenient, and more enjoyable.

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The head up technology on the front mirror feature.

Available Head-Up Display (HUD) brilliantly projects key driving information onto the windshield for convenient viewing in your line of sight.

The wireless charging, usb, and aux in a Cadenza.

With available integrated wireless charging, you can recharge your Qi-compatible smartphone with ease. Simply place it on the console tray—no wires needed.

Make your presence known.

This is the vehicle that awaits your arrival. It’s packed with available high-tech welcoming features to start your trip off right. From the Smart Welcome System that greets you with lighting to the Smart Power Trunk that opens automatically, the Cadenza is advanced technology even before you step inside.


The 2018 Kia Cadenza smart power trunk technology.

The available Smart Power Trunk automatically opens when you stand behind your Cadenza and it senses your Smart Key—no hands, or feet, needed.

The 2018 Kia Cadenza side mirror technology.

When you approach your Cadenza and the Smart Welcome System detects your Smart Key, the system unfolds the power-folding mirrors and turns on interior and exterior lights for a well-lit welcome.

The adjustable seating buttons technology.

Experience customized comfort with the available Integrated Memory System (IMS). It stores two settings for the driver’s seat, outside mirrors, and steering-wheel position—and even moves the seat away from the steering wheel for easy entrance and exit.

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