Category Archives: Kia Cadenza

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Is Kia Luxury Brand?

Kia Motors Luxury Vehicles 

While the Kia brand has dipped its toes into the luxury pool and brought us a variety of luxury-inspired vehicles, Kia is not a traditional luxury brand. Shoppers around Tampa Bay can find a variety of luxurious vehicles in the Kia lineup, especially with the edition of the updated Kia Cadenza and Kia Telluride, and the addition of the Kia K5.  

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Family Tree: Kia Cadenza

Kia Cadenza Model History and Generations 

There has been quite a buzz around the Kia Cadenza lately thanks to its 2020 model that is set to join the automotive market sometime this year. While the Cadenza has only been a part of the U.S. Kia lineup since 2014, this luxury Kia model has brought quite a few changes over the years. This edition of Friendly Kia’s Family Tree is going to look at the evolution of the U.S. Kia Cadenza from when it first made its way over here to its latest refresh.  

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Front view of black 2020 Kia Cadenza and front view of 2020 Kia K900

Which Luxury Kia Sedan is Right for Me?

2020 Kia Cadenza vs 2020 Kia K900 

Kia delivers affordable luxury in a way that no other auto manufacturer can. Kia has perfected a balance of luxury and sensibility in both the Cadenza and K900 models, making choosing between the two difficult. We carry a full lineup of the luxury Cadenza models here at Friendly Kia in New Port Richey, FL. If you are struggling to decide which luxury Kia sedan is right for you, this 2020 Kia Cadenza vs 2020 Kia K900 comparison guide is here to help. Keep reading to see why so many shoppers choose the Kia Cadenza here at Friendly Kia.  

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Black 2020 Kia Cadenza and white 2019 Kia Cadenza

What’s New on the 2020 Kia Cadenza?

2020 Kia Cadenza Vs. 2019 Kia Cadenza 

The refreshed 2020 Kia Cadenza has been making a scene since word first released about its redesigned look and feel. After debuting at this year’s Chicago Auto Show, the results are in – the 2020 Kia Cadenza is about to be a major hit. With new technology and convenience features plus an updated design, the Cadenza is a grand slam.  

The Cadenza has continued to ride the waves of luxury since it joined the Kia lineup and this 2020 model is set to do the same. With significant changes and upgrades over last year’s model, we think that a 2020 Kia Cadenza vs 2019 Kia Cadenza comparison is more than overdue.  

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Let’s Compare Kia’s Surprising Sedans – the Kia Stinger and the Kia Cadenza

Kia Stinger Vs. Kia Cadenza Luxury and Performance Comparison 

When Kia debuted the Kia Telluride at the North American International Auto Show earlier this year, they also debuted a new slogan. The brand would now get behind “Give it Everything,” which perfectly exemplifies the commitment seemingly inherent for Kia to stock even their most basic models with a ton of great technology that bests the classes in which they compete. 

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Kia Optima and Kia cadenza on white background

Is the Kia Cadenza or Kia Optima Bigger?

Kia Cars Lineup Size Comparison

Although crossovers have been all the rage on the road lately, sedans still have a solid place as a timeless, fuel-efficient and agile option for transportation. We’ve written at length about how foolish it would be to discount the enduring, three-box style of the classic “car.” Read the rest of this entry >>

2020 kia telluride in front of chicago city skyline

See what Kia Brought to the 2019 Chicago Auto Show!

2019 Chicago Auto Show Kia Roundup

We’ve said it before but auto show season is one of our favorite times of the year. Our excitement about the season is directly tied to Kia’s status as thought-leaders in the industry. Every year, Kia introduces us to something that makes us excited and proud to sell and service such a dynamic and interesting brand. Read the rest of this entry >>

2019 Kia forte in red with a nametag on

When a Rio Isn’t Just a Rio

Kia Model Names Around the World

Working with a partner like Kia, who has its self firmly established in nearly every market, means spending a lot of time seeing just how unique Kia’s lineup is beyond these purple mountains’ majesty and amber waves of grain. Every day, it seems like we’re learning about a new model that Kia has custom engineered, designed and developed for a market with unique needs and wants. Read the rest of this entry >>

interior seating in 2019 kia k900

Looking for a Premium Seating Experience? Nappa Leather is Your Ticket

What is the Difference Between Leather and Nappa Leather Seating?

If you’ve ever sat in a luxury car from the 1960s, 1970s or even 1980s, you know that the way we think about luxury has changed since those bygone decades. While modern luxury cars like the 2019 Kia Stinger or 2019 Kia K900 feature incredible performance specs and 22nd-century technology, those old “land yachts” were stretched-out, 6,000-lb. pieces of steel that cared less about performance or style and chose to wholly focus on comfort instead. Read the rest of this entry >>

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With Thanksgiving This Week, Let’s See What Each Kia is Thankful For

2019 Kia Models Give Thanks for the Holidays

Thanksgiving is this week. If those words frightened you to read, believe me, they were just as frightening to write. It’s hard to believe the warm weather and long days of summer are in our rearview mirror now and we’re heading toward a season that’s full of miserable cold, frozen car windshields and perilous journeys over snow. Read the rest of this entry >>