Best Large Car for Families Title Goes to Kia Cadenza

If you’re on the hunt for a large family sedan, you know you have no shortage of options at your disposal. To help cut through the crowd, the experts at U.S. News & World Report determine the best vehicles for families in each segment. For the second year in a row, the 2018 Kia Cadenza earned the title of Best Large Car for Families, cementing its place as the premier choice in its field.

Kia Cadenza

Competition

To earn this award, the Cadenza went up against eight other new large sedans currently offered by competitors. Each vehicle was evaluated based on its safety, seating and cargo volume, reliability, and the availability of family-friendly features. The Cadenza had the highest composite score in the Large Car category, earning it top honors once again.

Family Car

“Plenty of large cars can handle family duty, but none do it as well as the Kia Cadenza,” said Jamie Page Deaton, managing editor at U.S. News & World Report. “The Cadenza’s cabin has the space for car seats, but the kind of finishes that impress adults.”

Available Features

The 2018 Cadenza also left a lasting impression on the judges thanks to its available features like surround view camera, rear sunshades, heated rear seats, and a hands-free trunk.

Family-Friend Features

This large sedan was recently revamped for the 2018 model year and has a number of available family-friendly features. This includes driver assistance technologies like Advanced Smart Cruise Control, Forward Collision Warning, Autonomous Emergency Braking, and Lane Departure Warning.

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If you’re on the market for a spacious family sedan, there is no choice better than the 2018 Kia Cadenza. But don’t take our word for it—schedule your test drive at Gossett Kia and see for yourself.

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2018 Kia Optima

If you’re looking for several bells and whistles wrapped up in one good-looking package, then your hunt ends at the Kia Optima. The 2018 Kia Optima provides an upscale cabin and innovative tech at a competitive price. From a standard 7-inch touchscreen with an UVO infotainment center to smartphone integration available on every model, this mid-size sedan should be at the top of your list if you’re looking for a daily driver that will keep you connected.

2018 Kia Stinger

Though it’s only been on the market for a year, the 2018 Kia Stinger is making a lasting impression. This sports sedan boasts athletic lines, a punchy turbocharged four-cylinder engine, and either rear- or all-wheel drive, raising the bar for its segment. Add its incredible value and standard features like leather upholstery trim, a seven-inch touchscreen with UVO infotainment system, and the ability to select the drive mode you want, and this sporty car is ready to be let loose on the open road.

2018 Kia Cadenza

The 2018 Kia Cadenza is a sedan with near-luxury features no matter the trim you choose, boasting a well-built cabin that allows even tall adults to stretch out comfortably. It comes standard with several technologies, including Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™, while those who want to have a bit more confidence on the road can do so with available driver assistance technologies like Lane Departure Warning, and Adaptive Cruise Control.

 

The 2018 Kia Optima, Kia Stinger, and Kia Cadenza are just three of the best offerings in the current Kia lineup. To get the full breadth of what the brand has to offer, stop into Gossett Kia and peruse our showroom.

Kia Soul and Kia Cadenza Both Named 2017 Best Family Cars

Each year, U.S. News and World Report puts out their list of “Best Cars for Families,” and Kia tends to do remarkably well. This year was no different, as the 2017 Kia Soul and 2017 Kia Cadenza were chosen as the 2017 Best Family Cars in the compact and large categories.

 

The awards are chosen after harsh scrutiny, based on safety, cargo space, family-friendly features, and reliability, adding up to the ideal family car. Of course, this means the Kia Soul and Kia Cadenza were the perfect choices in their categories.

2017 Kia Soul - Memphis, TN

The new Kia Soul was chosen in part due to how well-matched it is to every kind of driver, with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, as well as the UVO1 system that makes it easy to monitor teen drivers.

The new Kia Cadenza was praised for similar reasons, as well as rear sunshades that keep passengers cool while also protected from UV rays, because yes, you are still subject to serious UV damage from the sun while in the car.

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If you would like to learn more about the 2017 Kia Soul or 2017 Kia Cadenza, come visit us anytime at Gossett Kia. Bring the whole family with you, and we’ll set you up on a test drive.