Competitive Comparisons - 2018 Lincoln MKC


THE LINCOLN EMBRACE

You've arrived and your MKC knows it. When it senses your approach, a suite of features activates as if to say both "welcome home" and "where to next?"

PERFORMANCE

TWIN-SCROLLED TURBOCAHRGED 2.3L ENGINE*
The Lincoln MKC can be equipped with the available 285-horspower* Twin-Scrolled Turbocharged 2.3L engine that also delivers 305 lb. -ft. of torque.* Power is delivered by three brilliant technologies - turbocharing, direct injection and twin independent variable camshaft timing (Ti-VCT). The 2.3L engine empower MKC to offer a towing capacity of 3,000 lbs when properly equipped

 
TURBOCHARGED l-4 2.0L ENGINE
At the hear of the Lincoln MKC lies a responsive 245-horsepower* Turbocharged l-4 2.0L Engine, which uses three technologies - the boost of turbocharging, the prevision of direct injection and the sophistication of twin independent variable camshaft timing (Ti-VCT). This engine, available in both FWD and AWD, helps Lincoln MKC achieve a towing capacity of 3,000 lbs, when properly equipped. The result is an MKC power train that's highly intelligent and powerful.


SIX-SPEED SELECTSHIFT®
The six-speed SelectShift automatic transmission offer the control of a stick shift with the convenience of an automatic. The wheel-mounted paddle shifters on the 2018 Lincoln MKC let you shift gears quickly without taking your hands off the steering wheel. Or, simply relax and let the automatic mode glide efficiently through all six speeds.

 

DESIGN

AMBIENT LIGHTING
Select a hue to match your mood! Available ambient lighting provides seven different color choices. Light emits from the front-console cupholders, door-release handles, front and rear footwells and front-door storage pockets.

 
AUTO-FOLDING POWER MIRRORS
The 2018 MKS features available auto-fold power mirrors. These mirrors unfold when you get in the Lincoln MKC and fold in after you park and lock the doors. There is also a switch on the drivers' door that folds the mirrors toward the vehicle to help avoid hitting an object while you're parking.


APPROACH DETECTION
Once parked, your Lincoln MKC awaits your return. As you approach with your key fob in your hand, purse on your shoulder or simply in your pocket, the vehicle sense your approach (up to eight feet away) and exterior lighting brightens. Door0handle pockets glow with soft lighting tuned to complement the vehicles color. A Lincoln welcome mat illuminates the entrance in front of both the driver and passenger doors. Once you're in the car, available ambient cabin lighting glows warmly.

 
PANORAMIC VISTA ROOF ®
The available Panoramic Vista Roof provides both the first- and second-row passengers with an expansive view. The Panoramic Vista Roof come with a power sunshade to help keep your vehicle cool when the temperature heats up.


HAND FREE LIFTGATE
With the Lincoln MKC the key fob in your pocket or purse, simply kick your foot under the rear bumper and the available hands-free liftgate will effortlessly glide open to receal the rear cargo area. Press a button on the liftgate or kick your food under the rear bumper again and the liftgate closes smoothly.

 

TECHNOLOGY

Get your front-row seat to the concert, courtesy of the Lincoln MKC Enhanced THX® II Certified Audio System* - a U.S. automotive industry first. Patented sound-processing technology distributes your music's bass evenly throughout the interior and, together with 14 speakers, brings the rich, full sound of the studio to your everyday commute.

Staying connected should be second nature. That's the thinking behind the design and high-speed performance of our SYNC®* enhanced voice-activated technology. Audio*, phone, navigation* and other features are concisely presented on the capacitive touchscreen. Steering wheel-mounted controls and simple voice commands let you place and answer calls, plus control music from your devices. Seamless integration with Siri® Eyes Free brings the power of your paired iPhone® into your vehicle. The Navigation System* features easy destination entry and maps with pinch-to-zoom capability, plus it makes it simple to find a new restaurant and much more. With SYNC AppLink*,™you can use your voice to control some of your favorite compatible mobile apps while driving, too. Automatic updates over Wi-Fi®help keep the system running at its best.


LETS COMPARE




QUICK SPECS -

2018 LINCOLN MKC

The Luxury Compact Crossover that's
at a relative value compared to others
is definitely the 2018 Lincoln MKC. It's an SUC with all the amenities, but without the cachet.


MSRP: $33,355

Gas Mileage:
19 MPG City /28 MPG HWY          

Engine:
Lincoln Intercooled Turbo/
Premium Unleaded I-4

EPA Class:
Lincoln Small Sport Utility
Vehicles 2WD

Style Name:
Lincoln Premier FWD

Passenger Capacity: 5

Body Style: Sport Utility

Transmission: Automatic w/OD



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2018 ACURA RDX

Consider the 2018 Acura RDX if you're after a budget-conscious crossover that rides and drivers well.



 
MSRP:
$36,000

Gas Mileage:
19 MPG City/28 MPG HWY

Engine:
Premium Unleaded
V6

EPA Class:
Small Sport Utility
Vehicles 2wd

Style Name:
FWD

Passenger Capacity:
5

Body Style:
Sport Utility

Transmission: Automatic w/OD
 


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2018 BMW X3   

The 2018 BMW X3 ventures into M territory, but doesn't lose sight of the SUV duties.




MSRP:
$42,650

Gas Mileage:
20 MPG City/29 MPG HWY

Engine:
Intercooled Turbo Premium unleaded
I-4

EPA Class:
Small Sport Utility
Vehicles 4wd

Style Name:
xDrive30i Sports Activity Vehicle

Passenger Capacity: 5

Body Style:
Sport Utility

Transmission: Automatic w/OD
 
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 *Horsepower and torque rating achieve with 93-octane fuel / Available Option.

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