The 2020 Kia Cadenza has received a facelift, which not only gives it a refreshed exterior, but also some improved tech features.

At the front the 2020 Cadenza has received an updated face with a new hood, grille, redesigned LED headlights and an updated lower fascia with integrated turn signals. The overall look is a bit sharper than 2019 Cadenza. At the rear the there are new LED taillights and the bumper and trunk lid have been redesigned. The exterior changes are topped off with new 18- and 19-inch wheel designs.


Inside the dashboard has been redesigned with a new instrument cluster, 4.2-inch TFT display and a 12.3-inch touchscreen infotainment system. There are also two new Nappa leather seat colors: Saddle Brown and Gray.

The 2020 Cadenza’s driver assistance features have also been updated, which includes the “Sensor Fusion” suite of technologies, which combines Forward Collision Warning, Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with pedestrian/cyclist detection, Smart Cruise Control with Stop & Go and High Beam Assist. Lane Following Assist, Blind Spot Collision Avoidance Assist, Highway Driving Assist and Safe Exit Assist have also been added.

The 2020 Kia Cadenza is available with only one engine, a 290 horsepower 3.3-liter V6 that’s mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission.