2018 Buick Cascada Owners Manual
– The base
Cascada is unquestionably the very best worth. It comes with virtually all the identical gear because of the dearer trims, and it’s mechanically similar. The improvement would not appear to value it for the handful of additional options, particularly contemplating that the navigation system is not any nice shakes.
It is heavy, underpowered, and saddled with an indecisive transmission. As such, the Cascada is sluggish, and the numb steering and poor dealing with do not encourage confidence. The brake pedal really feels is an excessive level, however poor braking efficiency undermines that lone plus. This automobile is clearly designed for cruising.
The Cascada’s prime does an excellent job of insulating the cabin, and the seats accommodate a variety of physique varieties, although they begin to put on on lengthy drives. The trip’s high quality can also be poor, particularly on the worth. We recognize that the local weather management depends on buttons, however, the format is not very intuitive.
We recognize the snug seating place and well-insulated tender prime, however lots of the controls are illogically organized, and the touchscreen is outdated and troublesome to succeed in. The excessive beltline and quick windscreen damage visibility and make the automobile really feel small inside.
Sadly, it lacks lots of the intelligent storage options generally present in newer automobiles. The guide trunk partition that permits the highest to work will not be handy.
Small-item storage7.0The door pockets are made to suit water bottles, and the automobile additionally has a type of cellphone cubby/tray and normal cupholders. The middle console field and glovebox are comparatively small. The Cascada straddles two segments, and for a convertible, the storage is not dangerous, however for a small automobile it is missing.
Cargo space 7.0
There is a manually folding partition within the trunk that has to be in place to decrease the highest. With the highest disabled, the 13.4-cubic-foot trunk is common for a small automobile, though the trunk opening is small. With the partition in place, the usable cargo house drops to about common for a small convertible.
Child safety seat accommodation 6.0
The rear outboard seats supply LATCH anchors, however, entry is troublesome as a result of the entrance seats do not go away a lot house and tend to maneuver again if not held in place. With the highest up, situating a baby seat would require some contortions, but it surely’s potential.
The Cascada’s expertise is notably outdated, with a clunky navigation interface, poor smartphone integration and irritating voice controls. It additionally lacks a lot of driver aids which can be widespread in vehicles at its worth level.