Kia, the second-biggest auto manufacturer in South Korea, first introduced the current Kia Cadenza model to the market in 2010 as a substitute to the KIA Amanti. But, this model was first introduced in the United Claims in 2013 as a new vehicle for the model year 2014. The sedan has posted excellent profits for the short time when it was in the American market. As the sedan is nearly nearing its lifecycle, the automaker is getting willing to start a major revamp on all its interior, external components, including its engine section for the model year 2017. Kia has ideas to release the 2017 Kia Cadenza earlier in the day than the expected time, almost certainly during the first half of 2016.
2017 KIA CADENZA CHANGES, EXTERIOR
The outside design will be comprehensively renewed to be conventional to the continuing design language of Kia. The latest released renderings display that the 2017 model Cadenza could have an elongated hood, a gigantic tiger-nose grille, surrounded by aggressive headlights and distinctive LED daylight operating lights.
The back portion of the next generation Kia Cadenza comes with a more athletic look when compared to that of its predecessor. It comes equipped with greater taillights, vast exhaust tips and a crisper looking fender when compared to that of the departing model.
The new vehicle seems to feature a longer wheelbase and a back overhang. Overall, the new Cadenza may have a lower and broad position, which increases its center of gravity and functions clearer stripes all over its body. It could have brawny fenders, as well. Wheels are 18 or 19 inches mix, with Michelin wheels P245/45R18 or P245/40R19.
2017 KIA CADENZA INTERIOR
Even though Kia has not yet mentioned the interior design of its 2017 model Cadenza, it is definite that the interior will get a refresh to a more extravagant design when compared to that of its predecessor.
As a result, the cabin is likely to be held sparkling with a small number of switches and buttons. It is likely to be fixed with most useful resources to up its standards of lavishness so as to offer the German models that an average of set the standards acutely high a run due to their cash. It comes with the Nappa leather-upholstered chairs and leather-covered controls, much like those of the departing model.
Due to the extensive wheelbase, the back guests can take joy in the increased leg space.
The new vehicle also comes with a improved cargo volume when put next to the 15.9 cubic legs volume of the current model. More over, the back chairs may have a folding power to expand the cargo space moreover, which is a feature not available in the departing model that features a small distance when the middle armrest is lowered.
It is expected that the 2017 Cadenza is likely to be provided with the most up-to-date scientific functions that include:
Premium noise system.
Many up-to-date infotainment system integrated with a big screen.
Some of the safety functions available with the new Cadenza through a package of driving assists that include:
Lane maintaining assist.
2017 KIA CADENZA ENGINE
Beneath the hood, the 2017 Kia Cadenza comes with the same engine as that of the departing model. As a result, it comes equipped with the V6 engine with the displacement of 3.3 liters. But, that engine is finely tuned to deliver the utmost power of 340 ponies and the utmost torque of 310 pounds per foot. These powertrain figures are more than those of the engine of the outgoing model that sent only 293 ponies of power and a torque of 255 pounds per foot.
The 2017 Kia Cadenza engine will be mated to a new seven-velocity dual-clutch automatic transmission, replacing the existing six-velocity automatic transmission in the outgoing model. This combination makes the Cadenza reach the speed of 60 mph from the static style in 7 seconds and the maximum speed of 155 mph. Greater usage can be reached by the new vehicle through this engine when compared to that of city, road, and mixed mileage of 19, 28 and 22mpg provided by the current model.
2017 KIA CADENZA PRICE AND RELEASE DATE
The 2017 Kia Cadenza release date may be the second half of 2016 and the base price is likely to be $ 37,000 and it moves around $ 44,915, relating to the model and specifications.