2016 Lincoln MKT price, redesign, mpg – Lincoln MKT is not one of the most popular luxury crossover SUV vehicles on the market. Due to large competence, unusual look or something else, it could only reach average sales figures. It definitely looks way different than most of the SUVs and, so far, this design have not given any huge benefits to the company. On the other hand, there are Lincoln MKT fans. It has luxurious interior and it seems that the MKT has lavish style. Company believes this model will increase sales and we must say it was about time for such thing, considering Lincoln MKT was initially launched 7 years ago. When you take all aspects into consideration you will be able to realize why the company is optimistic about the new Lincoln MKT 2016.
2016 Lincoln MKT specs
Two engine options will be offered with a decent output. First option is 3.7-liter six-cylinder with 303 horsepower and 278 pound-feet of torque. It is nothing staggering, but in line with competent cars. On the other hand, 3.5-liter EcoBoost is produces more power. It will be able to develop 365 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque. Mileage is quite good, considering these engines can reach 17 mpg and 18 mpg in the city, and 20 mpg and 23 mpg on the highway, respectively. Six-speed automatic transmission is the only option for the new 2016 Lincoln MKT and we won’t have manual option. As far as we are concerned manual transmission is not necessary.
Lincoln MKT 2016 redesign
Perhaps, engine figures are not stunning but design of exterior and interior will leave you speechless. Outlook hasn’t been significantly transformed comparing to previous model but we can see new front grille and redesigned headlights. Rear end also went under the knife. Inside, refreshments are more visible. Ride is very convenient with all upgrades and MyFord Touch system. Luxury is not a question. Translucent roof is not new but still one of the best inner features of the new Lincoln MKT 2016. Whole interior looks a little bit scientific. Although, this car still hasn’t found its place on the market, it definitely has one of the most staggering interiors in SUV category.
2016 Lincoln MKT release date and price
The new Lincoln MKT 2016 is announced to be launched in late months of 2015 or early 2016. Luxury vehicles always come with the high price and this is also the case with this luxury crossover SUV. Pricing will begin at $46,000 for basic model and it will go up to $60,000 for the most luxurious type of the 2016 Lincoln MKT with EcoBoost engine.