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Ashburn, VA
2020 Kia Cadenza
Limited 4dr Sedan (3.3L 6cyl 8A)
2020 Nissan Maxima
Platinum 4dr Sedan (3.5L 6cyl CVT)
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Pricing
Pricing
Starting MSRP$43,550$41,840
Average Price Paid$39,368$37,395
Invoice$41,591-
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Edmunds Rating
Edmunds Rating
Overall Rating
7.5 / 10
7.4 / 10
Review summary

Pros & Cons

  • Well equipped for the price
  • Abundant legroom allows passengers to stretch out
  • Generous warranty coverage
  • Lots of available advanced safety features
  • Headroom, especially with a sunroof, is a bit tight for tall occupants
  • The ride isn't as composed as that of segment leaders
  • Smaller trunk than rivals and rear seats don't fold down
  • From acceleration to handling, the Cadenza isn't much fun to drive

Pros & Cons

  • Well-made and attractive cabin
  • Tech controls are easy to use
  • Sharp handling for a midsize sedan
  • The back seat and trunk aren't very spacious
  • The ride is firm, and even firmer in the SR trim
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Consumer Rating
Consumer Rating
Overall consumer rating
5 / 5
5 / 5
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Warranty
Warranty
Basic
5 yr./ 60000 mi.
3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain
10 yr./ 100000 mi.
5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Roadside Assistance
5 yr./ 60000 mi.
3 yr./ 36000 mi.
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Features
Features
Bluetooth
standard
standard
Navigation
standard
standard
Satellite radio
standard
standard
Keyless Ignition
standard
standard
Cruise control
standard
standard
Adaptive cruise control
standard
standard
Parking assistance
standard
standard
Upholstery
premium leather
premium leather
Heated seats
standard
standard
Cooled/Ventilated seats
standard
standard
Folding rear seats
Not available
standard
Sunroof
standard
standard
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Specifications
Specifications
Engine power
290 hp @ 6400 rpm
300 hp @ 6400 rpm
Engine torque
253 ft-lbs. @ 5200 rpm
261 ft-lbs. @ 4400 rpm
Engine displacement
3.3 l
3.5 l
Engine configuration
v6
v6
Drivetrain
front wheel drive
front wheel drive
Transmission
8-speed shiftable automatic
continuously variable-speed automatic
Tire size
245/40R19
245/40R19
Wheel size
19 X 8.0-in
19 X 8.0-in
Wheel type
painted alloy wheels
alloy wheels
Run flat tires
Not available
Not available
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Fuel economy
Fuel economy
City/Hwy/Combined
20 / 28 / 23 mpg
20 / 30 / 24 mpg
Fuel Capacity
18.5 gal.
18.0 gal.
Range (city/hwy)
370 / 518 miles
360 / 540 miles
Fuel Type
regular unleaded
premium unleaded (recommended)
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Dimensions
Dimensions
Curb weight
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3678 lb.
Ground Clearance
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5.3 in.
Width
73.6 in.
73.2 in.
Height
57.9 in.
56.5 in.
Length
195.7 in.
192.8 in.
Wheelbase
112.4 in.
109.3 in.
Seating Capacity
5
5
Cargo Space
16.0 cu. ft.
14.3 cu. ft.
Front Head Room
38.5 in.
38.9 in.
Front Leg Room
45.5 in.
45.0 in.
Front Shoulder Room
58.3 in.
56.7 in.
Rear Head Room
37.6 in.
35.8 in.
Rear Leg Room
37.2 in.
34.2 in.
Rear Shoulder Room
56.5 in.
55.7 in.
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5-Year Ownership Costs
5-Year Ownership Costs
True Cost to Own®$48,264$51,273
Average Cost Per Mile$0.64$0.68
Depreciation$21,566$21,847
Financing$6,832$7,105
Fuel$7,511$9,424
Insurance$4,677$4,815
Maintenance$4,935$5,468
Repairs$833$744
Tax Credit$0$0
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Colors
Colors
Interior
Exterior


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