2019 Kia Cadenza vs. 2019 Volkswagen Arteon: Compare reviews, safety ratings, fuel economy, etc.

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2019 Kia Cadenza vs. 2019 Volkswagen Arteon Review

New 2019 Kia Cadenza

2019 Kia
Cadenza

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New 2019 Volkswagen Arteon

2019 Volkswagen
Arteon

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MSRP*
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$33,100 to $44,100
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$35,845 to $46,710
Invoice* $31,502 to $41,216 $34,376 to $44,796
MPG - City 20 20 - 22
MPG - Hwy 27 27 - 31
Engine(s) V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 6 years/72,000 miles

*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.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Volkswagen Arteon than the Kia Cadenza, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Kia Cadenza will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volkswagen Arteon.

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

Cost
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). When looking only at MSRP, the Kia Cadenza will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Volkswagen Arteon. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Kia Cadenza and the Volkswagen Arteon have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Kia Cadenza is about the same width as the Volkswagen Arteon. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Kia Cadenza, which is slightly longer than the Volkswagen Arteon.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Kia Cadenza and the Volkswagen Arteon do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Kia Cadenza has a smaller turning radius than the Volkswagen Arteon, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Kia Cadenza is somewhat more powerful than the Volkswagen Arteon.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Kia Cadenza and the Volkswagen Arteon. The Kia Cadenza has significantly less cargo room than the Volkswagen Arteon, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Kia Cadenza is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Volkswagen Arteon.