The 2014 Kia Cadenza is Kia's new premium sedan with a 293 horsepower all-aluminum 3.3-liter V6 engine mated to a six-speed, sport-tuned automatic transmission that will be offered in one trim level with a starting MSRP of $35,900 (including $800 destination and handling), when it goes on sale later this month.
The Cadenza offers Luxury and Technology option packages. The Cadenza with Luxury Package is priced at $38,900 MSRP with a full-length panoramic sunroof and power retractable sunshade, Nappa leather trim with heated rear outboard seats and ventilated 12-way adjustable driver seat, HID headlamps with adaptive front lighting system, a seven-inch LCD instrument cluster for superb clarity and customization, a heated steering wheel with power tilt and telescoping capabilities, and two-position memory setting for driver's seat, outside mirrors, and steering column. The Cadenza with Technology Package has 19-inch alloy wheels, an electronic parking brake, Advanced Smart Cruise Control, a Blind Spot Detection System and Kia's first-ever Lane Departure Warning System for $41,900. The front side windows feature hydrophobic technology, which repels water for enhanced visibility during rainy weather conditions.