Compare 2016 Kia Cadenza specifications by trim levels

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Cadenza is a 5-seat Sedan from Kia, which first hit the market back in 2014.

With the price tag ranging from $32,990 to $35,990, the Kia Cadenza faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Buick LaCrosse, Cadillac ATS, Chevrolet Impala.



Bulb Size

The Kia Cadenza has a maximum towing capacity of 3000 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The Kia Cadenza boasts the average fuel economy anywhere of 28 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 72.80mm x 195.70mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2016 Kia Cadenza

  • Fuel Tank: 18.5 gal

  • Wheelbase: 112 in

  • MPG: 19 city/28 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 6.1 sec

  • Ground clearance: 5.4 in

  • Engine: 3.3L V-6

  • Towing capacity: 3000 lbs

  • Curb: 3670 lbs

  • Passenger capacity: 5

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 195.7 x 72.8 x 58.1

2016 Kia Cadenza Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Kia Cadenza is offered in 2 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Kia Cadenza safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Kia Cadenza specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.


    • Main Info

    • Body Style Sedan

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Engine 3.3L V-6 DOHC

    • Horsepower 293 hp @ 1934

    • Torque 255 lb-ft. @ 5,200

    • Transmission 6-spd w/OD

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 6.1 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 14.5 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 195.7 in

    • Width 72.8 in

    • Height 58.1 in

    • Wheelbase 112 in

    • Curb Weight 3670 lbs

    • GVWR 4376 lbs

    • Towing capacity 3000 lbs

    • Ground clearance 5.4 in

    • Turning radius 18.3 ft


    • Luggage capacity 15.9 ft

    • Cargo capacity 15.9 cu.ft

    • Seats 5

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 18.5 gal

    • City 19 mpg

    • Combined 24 mpg

    • Highway 28 mpg

    • Highway range 518 mi


    • Basic Warranty 60/60,000 mths/miles


Base 4dr Sedan

Premium 4dr Sedan

Exterior length
195.7 in 195.7 in
Exterior body width
72.8 in 72.8 in
Exterior height
58.1 in 58.1 in
293 hp 293 hp
255 lb-ft. 255 lb-ft.
Curb weight
3670 lbs 3670 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
4376 lbs 4376 lbs
112.0 in 112.0 in
Turning radius
18.3 '' 18.3 ''
Ground clearance
5.4 in 5.4 in
Front legroom
45.5 in 45.5 in
Rear legroom
36.8 in 36.8 in
Front headroom
40 in 40 in
Rear headroom
38 in 38 in
Front hip room
56 in 56 in
Rear hip room
56 in 56 in
Front shoulder room
58 in 58 in
Rear shoulder room
57 in 57 in

Interior Features

Base 4dr Sedan

Premium 4dr Sedan

Air conditioning, front
dual zone automatic dual zone automatic
analog analog
front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim
leather leather/simulated wood
12V DC power outlet
2 2
Overhead console
mini with storage mini with storage
Floor console
full full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power power
Rear windows
power power
1-touch window up
driver and passenger driver and passenger
1-touch window down
driver and passenger driver and passenger
analog analog
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night
Fuel door release
power power
Remote trunk release
power power
Seatback storage pockets
2 2
Steering wheel material
leather leather/simulated wood

Exterior Features

Base 4dr Sedan

Premium 4dr Sedan

window grid window grid
Body material
fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim
black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround
Fog/driving lights
front front
Door count
4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
trunk trunk
Tinted windows
light light
Rear window type
fixed fixed
dual power remote dual power remote
1st row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass
18 machined aluminum 18 machined aluminum
Spare tire and wheel
compact steel compact steel
2nd row sunroof
fixed glass with power sunshade
Bodyside insert
chrome chrome


Base 4dr Sedan

Premium 4dr Sedan

Front seat type
bucket bucket
Standard seating
5 5
Front driver seat direction controls
8-way power 8-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls
8-way power 8-way power
Lumbar support
driver driver
Front armrests
center center
Front head restraints
adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Rear seats
bench bench
Rear armrest
with pass-thru with pass-thru
Rear head restraints
3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim
leather leather
Cooled front seats
driver and passenger

Entertainment System

Base 4dr Sedan

Premium 4dr Sedan

SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player
in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single
12 Infinity 12 Infinity
550W 550W
Navigation system
yes with voice activation yes with voice activation
1st row LCD screen
1 1

Safety and Security Features

Base 4dr Sedan

Premium 4dr Sedan

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front front
halogen halogen
Exterior light control
fully automatic fully automatic
Door curb lights
2 2
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock

Mechanical Features

Base 4dr Sedan

Premium 4dr Sedan

3.3L V-6 3.3L V-6
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
front-wheel front-wheel
stainless steel stainless steel
rack and pinion rack and pinion
Suspension tuning
regular regular
Front suspension type
strut strut
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil
Rear suspension type
multi-link multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil
Sequential shift control
Sportmatic Sportmatic
6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD
Axle ratio
3.04 3.04

Other Specs

Base 4dr Sedan

Premium 4dr Sedan

Luggage capacity
15.9 cu.ft. 15.9 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity
15.9 cu.ft. 15.9 cu.ft.
Base engine size
3.3 liters 3.3 liters
Base engine type
V-6 V-6
Horsepower rpm
6,400 6,400
Torque rpm
5,200 5,200
Fuel tank capacity
18.5 gal. 18.5 gal.
EPA mileage estimates
19 City / 28 Hwy 19 City / 28 Hwy
Lighting - map lights
front and rear front and rear
Lighting - dome light
fade fade
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Height adjustable safety belts
front front
Engine - valvetrain
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000
Warrranty - Powertrain (mths/miles)
120/100,000 120/100,000
Warranty - Corrosion perforation (mths/miles)
60/100,000 60/100,000
Warranty - Roadside assistance (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000
P245/45VR18.0 BSW AS P245/45VR18.0 BSW AS
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent
Bodyside moldings
body-colored body-colored