2018 Kia Cadenza Specifications

Limited Sedan
MSRP based on Limited Sedan
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 20 mpg City/28 mpg Hwy
Engine Regular Unleaded V-6, 3.3 L
EPA Class Large Cars
Style Name Limited Sedan
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission Transmission: 8-Speed Automatic -inc: Sportmatic smart shift and drive,

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Cars
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3770
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 45.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 107.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.3
Second Hip Room (in) 56.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.5
Second Leg Room (in) 37.2
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 56.5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 57.9
Length, Overall (in) 195.7
Track Width, Front (in) 63.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.6
Wheelbase (in) 112.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 16

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23

Performance Specs

Engine
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection
Engine Type Regular Unleaded V-6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 290 @ 6400
Displacement 3.3 L/204
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 253 @ 5200
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.42
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.90
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.22
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.65
Trans Type 8
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.86
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.32
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.81
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.2
Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Tires
Front Tire Size P245/40VR19
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P245/40VR19
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size Compact
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 X 8
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 X 8
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
Suspension Type - Front Strut

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera Yes
Stability Control Yes
Other Features Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
ABS And Driveline Traction Control
Side Impact Beams
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
Park Assist Rear Parking Sensors
Blind Spot Detection (BSD) Blind Spot Sensor
Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) and Rear Cross Traffic Alert...
Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) Lane Departure Warning
Tire Specific Low Tire Pressure Warning
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
Airbag Occupancy Sensor
Driver Knee Airbag and Rear Side-Impact Airbag
Restricted Driving Mode
Rear Child Safety Locks
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3...
Surround View Monitor Back-Up Camera
Front Camera
Left Side Camera
Right Side Camera

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 60,000
Basic Years 5
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 10
Maintenance Miles/km 0
Maintenance Years 0
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 60,000
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 180
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 660
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MSRP
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Gas Mileage
20 mpg City / 28 mpg Hwy
Gas Mileage
20 mpg City / 28 mpg Hwy
Gas Mileage
20 mpg City / 28 mpg Hwy
Engine
Regular Unleaded V-6
Engine
Regular Unleaded V-6
Engine
Regular Unleaded V-6
Horsepower
290 @ 6400
Horsepower
290 @ 6400
Horsepower
290 @ 6400
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
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Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity
5
Passenger Capacity
5
Passenger Capacity
5
Transmission
Automatic w/OD
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