Lincoln motor company is a luxury division of American automobile giants Ford General Motors. The Lincoln MKC falls under the category of compact luxury crossover. It comes with basic 5 door SUV body. Both front wheel drive and four wheel drive options would be available. Production started from 2014 and manufacturing takes place in Louisville, Kentucky. On close observation of this vehicle on may find a close connection with the Ford Escape and Ford Kuga. The 2016 model with has some major noticeable changes in design and engineering section. It is already creating a lot of buzz in the automobile market long time before its release. Even though the MKC is high on luxury quotient and comes with a decent level of performance, it still faces a tough competition because currently there are many top class vehicles in the luxury SUV section, mainly from Japanese automobile manufacturers.
2016 Lincoln MKC Exterior
2016 Lincoln MKC would be a bit larger in dimensions from previous version. It would most probably be built on the Ford Global C platform. Exterior body design would vary according to three different trim levels which are Premiere, Select and Reserve.
Base level or the Premiere model would come with newly design xenon headlights and LED tail lamps. 18 inch alloy wheels and powerful fog lights will provide a smooth ride even in most difficult situations. There would also be other options such as side mirrors with power folding options. All trim levels would come with the horizontally split grille. Rear portion would be flat and almost unchanged from the current version, with two visible exhaust pipes.
2016 Lincoln MKC Interior
Since 2016 Lincoln MKC falls under the luxury car category a certain level of elegance and comfort is expected. On first look inside the vehicle, you will surely not be disappointed with the level of comfort and state of the art accessories it provides. Seats would be made of soft materials and top class leather upholstery. Seats in higher trim levels would be equipped with internal heating. On top of the dash board, you would notice the 8 inch touch screen which serves as a control for the MyLincoln infotainment system. State of the art infotainment system coupled with 9 surround speakers provides an amazing experience. There would be many additional features such as dual zone climate control, satellite navigation, Bluetooth connectivity, etc. more details regarding features would be released very soon.
2016 Lincoln MKC Engine Specs
2016 Lincoln MKC also scores highly in department of performance. It will come with two engine options, both EcoBoost. First one would be a 2.0 L I4 EcoBoost engine with direct injection. It would be able to generate 240 Hp of power and more than 270 lb-ft of torque. Second option would be a 2.3 L I4 EcoBoost engine which comes with 285 HP of power and 305 lb-ft of torque. Official confirmation about the price has not been received as of yet, but market speculations suggest that it price would vary between $34,000 and $48,000. It would be released in the start of 2016.