Buick Cascada vs. Kia Cadenza

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$33,065
$32,290

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
200 hp
290 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.6L turbo 4
3.3L DOHC GDI V6

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.2 in.
45.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.8 in.
38.5 - 40.2 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
32.8 in.
37.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.1 in.
37.6 - 37.9 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
9.8 cu. ft.
16 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
Optional
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Optional

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
4
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum

Tire Width

Tire Width
P245/40R20
P245/45VR18

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.1 in.
112.4 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.7 ft.
37.2 ft.

Length

Length
184.9 in.
195.7 in.

Width

Width
72.4 in.
73.6 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3979 lbs.
3633 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
200 hp
290 hp

Torque

Torque
207 ft. lbs.
253 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
V6 Cylinder

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
14.3 gal.
18.5 gal.

Combined

Combined
25 mpg
24 mpg

City

City
21 mpg
20 mpg

Highway

Highway
29 mpg
28 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

HID Headlights

HID Headlights

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag
Optional

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Buick Cascada
Kia Cadenza

Body Style

Body Style
Convertible
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact Car
Large Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
82 ft³.
107.8 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3979 lbs.
3633 lbs.

Number of Passenger Doors

Number of Passenger Doors
2
23 mpg.

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.4
20 mpg.

EPA Greenhouse Gas Score

EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
5
28 mpg.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
24 mpg.
Regular Unleaded V-6

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
21 mpg.
3.3 L/204

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
29 mpg.
Gasoline Direct Injection

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
LWC
8

Engine Type

Engine Type
Gas I4
Automatic w/OD

Displacement

Displacement
1.6L
4.81

Fuel System

Fuel System
Direct Injection
2.90

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
MH7
1.86

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
1.42

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
1.22

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.58
1.00

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.96
3.42

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.91
3.32

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.45
660

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
7.6

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.75
180

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.94
Strut

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.53
Multi-Link

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
140
Strut

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
HiPer Strut
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Compound Crank
P245/45VR18

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
RAL
P245/45VR18

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
RAL
Compact

Spare Tire Order Code

Spare Tire Order Code
RUA
18 X 7.5 in.

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/40R20
18 X 7.5 in.

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P245/40R20
Compact in.

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
RUA
Aluminum

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
20 in.
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
20 in.
Steel

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
17 in.
Rack-Pinion

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
37.2 ft.

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
4-Wheel Disc

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
4-Wheel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion
Yes

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.3
Yes

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.7 ft.
12.6 in.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Pwr
11.8 in.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
18.5 gal.

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
38.5 - 40.2 in.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
45.5 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 in.
58.3 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.5 in.
56.5 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
14.3 gal.
37.6 - 37.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.8 in.
37.2 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.2 in.
56.5 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.6 in.
56.3 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.1 in.
112.4 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
32.8 in.
195.7 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
45.8 in.
73.6 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.1 in.
57.9 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
184.9 in.
63.3 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
72.4 in.
63.6 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
56.8 in.
16 ft³.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.5 in.
0.80

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
62.5 in.
0.65

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
9.8 ft³.
Cadenza

Model Group

Model Group
Cascada
Intermediate

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate
Sedan

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Convertible
3.3

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
1.6
DOHC

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
aluminum

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
iron
6

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4