2017 Buick LaCrosse vs. 2017 Kia Cadenza Review

Comparison Review

Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Buick LaCrosse than the Kia Cadenza. The Kia Cadenza will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Buick LaCrosse.

You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Buick LaCrosse as you will with the Kia Cadenza, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Whether you pick the Buick LaCrosse or the Kia Cadenza, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Buick LaCrosse and the Kia Cadenza have similar Destination Charges.

The Buick LaCrosse is about the same width as the Kia Cadenza. When looking at overall length, the Buick LaCrosse takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Kia Cadenza.

With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Buick LaCrosse transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Kia Cadenza.

The Buick LaCrosse has a larger turning radius than the Kia Cadenza, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

When it comes to horsepower, the Buick LaCrosse is somewhat more powerful than the Kia Cadenza.

In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Buick LaCrosse and the Kia Cadenza. The Buick LaCrosse has less cargo capacity than the Kia Cadenza, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

The basic warranty of the Buick LaCrosse is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Kia Cadenza.

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Compare the 2017 Buick LaCrosse and the 2017 Kia Cadenza.

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2017 Buick

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MSRP*: $32,065 - $43,265

2017 Kia

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MSRP*: $31,990 - $44,390
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City MPG: 20 - 21 20
Highway MPG: 29 - 31 --
Engine(s): V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Invoice*: $31,905 - $41,534 $30,345 - $41,077

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.