2017 Buick Cascada Reviews, Ratings & Specs

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Color:  Deep Sky Metallic
Kelley Blue Book Value®
$20,869 - $27,017
Used Fair Purchase Price Range
Crash Test
MPG (up to)
20 City / 27 HWY
Horsepower
200
Seats
4

How 2017 Buick Cascada Ranks In Its Class

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#13
  By Owner Reviews
Ranks  
#3
  By Price
Ranks  
#16
  By Experts
Ranks  
#19
  By MPG

Expert Review

By Kelley Blue Book Editorial Staff

4.1 Overall Score
Performance 4.1Comfort 4.1Styling 4.2Value 4.0

Editor's Overview

As Buick’s first convertible offering in nearly 25 years, the 2017 Cascada convertible marks a major milestone in the company’s comeback story. Introduced last year, the Cascada is actually an Opel bearing the same name. Buick’s version of course gets more luxury features as well as an enhanced suspension and those little touches sun-loving Americans can’t live without.

Buick Cascada Models & Trims

Base $20,869 - $23,296
Horsepower: 200 hp
Engine Type: Gas I4
Standard Seating: N/A
Standard Wheels: 20 (in.) - Aluminum
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning
Premium $22,417 - $24,956
Horsepower: 200 hp
Engine Type: Gas I4
Standard Seating: N/A
Standard Wheels: 20 (in.) - Aluminum
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning
Sport Touring $24,388 - $27,017
Horsepower: 200 hp
Engine Type: Gas I4
Standard Seating: N/A
Standard Wheels: 20 (in.) - Aluminum
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning

Owner Reviews

4.43
2 star
0%
1 star
0%

A very sleek looking car.

The Buick cascada is such a fun car to drive. The feature of being able to put the top up or down while driving is nice, at a slow speed of course. It has a great pickup speed and the stereo has a great sound. Although the back may be small for some, I was able to have two adults back there comfortably.

Patti W
Helpful

My favorite detail is the heated steering wheel which is great in the winter.

I do love my new car. It is a lot smaller than my previous SUV, making it easier to handle as a new driver. The leather interior is great and the center console is much more updates than my previous vehicle. I love the features in the car and would recommend it to anyone looking to buy a Buick.

Emily B
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Bold and beautiful cascade.

On gas it is extremely economical. It is peppy a lot of fun to drive. It is plush and really makes a statement. It is sharp with great lines. I have had no real issues with it at all. It certainly has come a long way from the Buick’s of years past. The future looks good for Buick.

Gary M
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Compare Models & Key Features

Key Specs

Overview

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$20,869 - $23,296
$22,417 - $24,956

Horsepower

Horsepower
200 (hp)
200 (hp)

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Standard
Standard

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Standard
Standard

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.6L turbo 4, 1.6L TURBO 4
1.6L turbo 4, 1.6L TURBO 4
Interior Features

Convenience & Comfort

Sun Roof

Alarm

Alarm
Standard
Standard

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Standard
Standard

HeadsUp Display

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Not Available
Standard

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Standard
Standard

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Standard
Standard

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Standard
Standard

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Standard
Standard

Power Windows

Power Windows
Standard
Standard

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost
Standard
Standard

Privacy Glass

Premium Sound System

Driver Restriction Features

Automatic Parking

Power Steering

Power Steering
Standard
Standard

Dimensions

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.2 (in.)
42.2 (in.)

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.8 (in.)
37.8 (in.)

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
32.8 (in.)
32.8 (in.)

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.1 (in.)
36.1 (in.)

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
9.8 (cu. ft.)
9.8 (cu. ft.)

Cargo Volume

Entertainment

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Standard
Standard

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Entertainment System

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Standard

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Standard
Not Available

AUX Input

AUX Input
Standard
Standard

CD Player

CD Player
Standard
Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control

Climate Control
Standard
Standard

AC

Dual Zone

Dual Zone
Standard
Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System

Navigation System
Not Available
Standard

Cell PhoneHookup

Seats

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Leather
Leather

Passengers

Passengers
4
4

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Standard

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Standard
Standard

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Standard
Standard

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Rear Seats

Seat Memory

3rd Row Seating

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Standard
Standard

Seat Massage

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Standard
Standard
Exterior Features

Accessories

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Power Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate

Power Folding Mirror

Bed Liner

Rear Spoiler

Running Boards

Dimensions

Tire Width

Tire Width
P245/40R20
P245/40R20

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.1 (in.)
106.1 (in.)

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.7 (ft.)
38.7 (ft.)

Length

Length
184.9 (in.)
184.9 (in.)

Width

Width
72.4 (in.)
72.4 (in.)
Mechanical Specs

Engine & Performance

Weight

Weight
3979 (2016) (.lbs)
3979 (2016) (.lbs)

Horsepower

Horsepower
200 (hp)
200 (hp)

Torque

Torque
207 (ft. lbs.)
207 (ft. lbs.)

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Weight

Maximum Towing Weight
- TBD - (.lbs)
- TBD - (.lbs)

Trailer Hitch Receiver

Gas Electric Hybrid

FlexFuel Electric Hybrid

PlugIn Electric Gas

PlugIn Electric FlexFuel

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Standard
Standard

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
Standard
Standard

Limited Slip Differential

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Standard
Standard

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
14.3 (gal.)
14.3 (gal.)

Combined

Combined
24 (mpg)
24 (mpg)

City

City
20 (mpg)
20 (mpg)

Highway

Highway
27 (mpg)
27 (mpg)

Suspension

Active Suspension

Air Suspension

Stance Suspension

Transmission

Manual Mode

Overdrive

CTV Transmission

Safety Features

Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire

Tow Hooks

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes
Standard
Standard

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights
Standard
Standard

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System
Standard
Standard

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control
Standard
Standard

Traction Control

Traction Control
Standard
Standard

HID Headlights

HID Headlights
Standard
Standard

Auto Leveling Headlinghts

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Standard
Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control

Night Vision

Assistance

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Standard

Cross Traffic Alert

Air Bags

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag
Standard
Standard

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag
Standard
Standard

Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Standard
Standard

Rear Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor
Standard
Standard

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag
Standard
Standard

Seatbelt Airbag

Crash Test Results: Front, Side & Rollover

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration provides consumers with information about crash protection and rollover safety.

Overall
Front
Side
Rollover

Safety Features

  • StabiliTrak, stability control system, includes Traction Control
  • Automated rollover pop-up bars high-strength steel, located behind rear seats
  • Daytime Running Lamps, separate cavity, LED
  • Air bags, dual-stage frontal and knee for driver and front passenger and seat-mounted side-impact for front seating positions (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)
  • Air bag, Passenger Sensing System sensor indicator inflatable restraint, front passenger/child presence detector
  • OnStar Guidance Plan Limited Trial Service including Automatic Crash Response, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Roadside Assistance, Turn-by-Turn Navigation, Advanced Diagnostics and more (trial excludes Hands-Free Calling). (Fleet orders receive a 6-month trial. Visit www.onstar.com for coverage map, details and system limitations. Services vary by model. OnStar acts as a link to existing emergency service providers. Not all vehicles may transmit all crash data.) *
  • OnStar Basic Plan for 5 years includes limited vehicle mobile app features, Monthly Diagnostics Report and Dealer Maintenance Notification. (Basic Plan available for 5 years from the date of vehicle delivery and is transferable. Does not include Emergency, Security or Navigation services.) *
  • Rear Park Assist, Ultrasonic with audible warning.
  • Rear Vision Camera
  • Safety belts, 3-point, driver and front passenger with electronic seat belt presenter, includes pretensioners and load limiters
  • Safety belts, 3-point, rear
  • Trunk emergency release handle
  • Tire Pressure Display *
  • Horn, dual-note high and low
  • Front and Rear Park Assist *
  • Lane Departure Warning *
  • Forward Collision Alert

* Optional Safety Feature

Long-Term Reliability

Reliability results are currently not available.

Safety Recalls (0)

This vehicle has no recalls.

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