The 2nd-generation 2017 Kia Cadenza unusually curved at the 2016 New York Auto Show. The Kia Cadenza is for sale from 2013 and never sold more than 10,000 units yearly. Even if you American and Canadian sales combine the best year Kia for the cadenza was in 2014, where it sold just 9,427 cars.
The new 2017 cadenza is built on a strong foundation with a body structure that consists of more than 50 percent advanced high-strength steels (AHSS), more than twice the use in the outgoing model amount. Engineers target an overall five-star rating from the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration and a Top Safety Pick + designation from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. knee airbag’s A driver assist in this regard and bring the total number of airbags in the car to nine.
The selling first Kia in the US under the station WISE sub-brand, the cadenza offer assistance manager latest features1 as Advanced Smart Cruise Control with stop-and-go functions, Send Collision Warning and autonomous emergency braking, and Lane Departure Warning. Another Kia first Smart Blind Spot Detection System that unintended driving senses to an adjacent car and automatically brakes obviously help meant the opposite side of wheel maintains the vehicle.
2017 Kia Cadenza Interior
The Kia Cadenza 2017’s interior is thoughtfully redesigned with even higher quality materials than the previous model and higher levels of craftsmanship throughout. As the outside is soft inside contours the cadenza’s offset by shared surfaces. Kia designers visually expand interior space cadenza’s with a wraparound dash that flows into the door panels and features real stitching. The door panels themselves were decorated with high-quality soft-touch material, while soft leather envelopes the cadenza’s interior space. Nappa leather is available with padded seat bolsters accented by diamond shaped stitching that dresses up already attractive cabin the cadenzas. For 2017, buyers have a greater chance to adjust their cadenza, as a dark brown interior color has been added to celebrate the total number of color combinations. Like the outgoing model, the White package is an option, but it has been upgraded with a new black wood-grain-style trim finished with a nut glaze.
Improvements are constantly made to ensure a more pleasant driving experience. the driver’s seat is lower for a sportier and more stable feel, while engineers extend the seat cushion slightly and develop an innovative cushion extension mechanism that slides and turns, making it easier for drivers to get their comfort zone behind the wheel. The heating elements used for the seat heaters are reengineered more evenly distributed heat, and as a Kia first, the seat heaters now use a smart control system automatically lowers down the heater company after a certain period of time.
2017 Kia Cadenza Exterior
2017 Kia Cadenza’s LED technology within the “piano key” lights help create visual depth, while also signature lighting Z-form supplements. Other thoughtful details include the Chrome garnish that stretches from the trunk lid emphasize wide stance the cadenza’s and tasteful chrome accents on the mirrors and rear quarter windows.
Outside styling is further enhanced by optimal dimensions. While the new cadenza has the same overall length as the outgoing model, it is slightly wider and lower in height. The wheelbase is stretched slightly, contributing to nearly a half-inch of increased legroom for rear passengers. sportier profile achieving cadenza’s achieved by extending the roofline rear more than two inches, while maintaining rear headroom and improved slightly trunk space.
2017 Kia Cadenza Engine
Under the 2017 Kia Cadenza hood is a revised version of Kia’s 3.3-liter V6 engine, which is retuned for improved fuel economy. With an estimated 290 hp on tap, the engine sends power to the front wheels via first FWD-based eight-speed automatic transmission Kia. The newly developed transmission is highly efficient, providing quick and sharp shifts for a more enjoyable driving experience that distinguishes it from its competitors. Despite the fact that two extra gears, the eight-speed gearbox, designed in-house, is lighter than the unit in the outgoing model.
Kia engineers also focused on durability and reliability during the development of the new cadenza. The output of the V6 at full power and under full-load conditions for 41 consecutive days is equivalent to more than 100,000 miles of real-world use, providing owners with the confidence that the 2017 cadenza built for the long haul.
2017 Kia Cadenza Release Date & Price
The 2nd-generation 2017 Kia Cadenza is set to go will be announced price closer to the launch date of the vehicle, a sale will start at the end of 2016.