Kia Cadenza 2014 Kia ​​up the stairs

As published in the 2014 Car or truck Guide

The Cadenza is the initially Kia genuine foray into the market place for a tiny far more upscale cars (overlook Amanti who wanted upscale without having getting definitely). The Cadenza, a massive sedan is front wheel drive, is constructed from a platform Optima elongated. In truth, it is a model currently sold in Korea below the name K7.

Kia believes that the major competitors of the Cadenza are the Acura TL, LaCrosse, Nissan Maxima, the Lincoln MKZ and the Toyota Avalon. Approval price tag, the Cadenza is in the middle of the pack, but it is far more highly effective, superior equipped and displays larger dimensions in virtually all categories.

His energy benefit is courtesy of the identical three.three-liter V6 direct injection is that we uncover in the new Sorento. This engine is combined with an automatic transmission has six gears with shift paddles.

The suspension is independent at all 4 wheels and the Cadenza is equipped with a lot of contemporary electronic systems assistance: Handle stability, emergency braking, engine sloping, lane departure warning, blind spot detectors of and so forth. The adaptive dampers come from the German specialist Sachs. They are not orders electronically, it is rather a contact ingenious program of mechanical valves which soften the suspension when riding a cruising speed on smooth surfaces, and make it stronger when you attack corners far more greenhouses.

As opposed to other models of the brand, the Cadenza does not offer you the Flex Steer mode, which lets you pick out in between 3 levels of assistance for management.

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