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March 2015

2016, Expedition

2016 Ford Expedition Price, Platinum, EL, Limited

March 31, 2015

Ford Expedition has remained as one of the most popular full sized SUV lineups by the American automotive giant for over more than two decades. 2016 Ford Expedition is set to return with a complete makeover since its last release in 2014 which had featured some major changes in exterior design & power train. It first made its debut in 1996 and was designed as a hybrid between Ford Excursion & Ford Explorer. One should also note that the model also derives its inspiration from the pickup truck model – Ford F-150 and they are still known to share various component modules such as electronics, chassis, transmission etc.

2016 Ford Expedition front

2016 Ford Expedition Interior

2016 Ford Expedition offers a highly refurnished interior which is capable of comfortably accommodating a total of 8 adult passengers in a newly installed 3 row seating arrangement. It has a total of 9 windows and 5 doors which are programmed to open & close automatically with the help of an advanced electronic switch. The model also offers the latest technology & equipment which includes a newly updated “MyFord” based infotainment system with a touch screen display module in addition to an audio system from Sony. Other interior features include USB integration, Bluetooth connectivity and a newly installed air conditioning system.

2016 Ford Expedition interior

2016 Ford Expedition Engine & Power Transmission

According to industry sources, despite changes in exterior & interior design 2016 Ford Expedition offers the most drastic changes in its power train. It has been provided with a standard Eco boost 3.5L, V-6 cylinder engine that works on the direct fuel injection mechanism. It should also be noted that it has a total power & torque output of 365HP & 420lbft respectively. The given power train has been effectively paired with an automatic 6 speed power transmission system which relays power to its rear wheels. In addition to its primary RWD, it is also speculated to have an optional all wheel driving mechanism.

2016 Ford Expedition Exterior

2016 Ford Expedition exterior design features some drastic changes – these include a redesigned chrome grille, reworked front end bumper, newly installed head lights etc. In addition to the above, next generation Ford Expedition offers massive 22 inch alloyed aluminum rim wheels while its LED lights have been configured to maximize visibility & save power; further its new design platform is also responsible for its significant weight reduction (it is about 200 – 300lbs lighter in weight compared to its previous model. In all the new redesign has resulted in relatively more aggressive & stylish Sports Utility Vehicle.

2016 Ford Expedition rear

2016 Ford Expedition Trims & Price

Ford Expedition 2016 is speculated to be available in a wide range of trim options including Platinum, King Ranch, Limited, XLT, Platinum EL, King Ranch EL, Limited EL and XLT EL. Its base model is expected to cost something around $42,000. One should note that the previous For Expedition model sold over 44,632 units which show a gradual decline in overall sales since 1997. The upcoming model is expected to rejuvenate the present SUV lineup offered by the Ford Motor Company.

2015, Lincoln

2015 Lincoln Navigator L Review, Interior, Price

March 30, 2015

The luxury variant of 2015, Lincoln Navigator will offer better quality interiors, a slightly changed exterior design and more fuel economic engine. The first details of 2015 Lincoln Navigator L were revealed online, right after they posted the first image of this car on their Instagram profile. This SUV will come on offer in standard and extended dimension versions that has been aimed at catering to different needs of car users. Naturally, it can be understood that the longer length version will be ideal for large families and advanced cargo carriers.

2015 Lincoln Navigator L front

2015 Lincoln Navigator L Engine Specs

The 2015 Lincoln Navigator L will chuck its older 5.4 litre V8 engine and bring forward a much more fuel efficient and powerful twin-turbo unit. This engine will be a 3.5 litre EcoBoost unit that has the capability to deliver 380 hp and 440 lb-ft of torque. This engine will be mated to a 6-speed auto transmission gearbox that delivers power to all four or to its rear wheels. Fuel consumption stats are not available yet, neither is this car top speed. Expect more details to pop up in the upcoming months.

2015 Lincoln Navigator L Interior

The interior of 2015 Lincoln Navigator L has been enriched with higher-quality materials, PowerFold third-row seats and a revised switch gear. Overall, we can say that the engineers have done their share of the work to make this car’s interior look lavish and luxurious. Its steering wheel is covered by wools Dorf leather, so are the seats on all three rows. There are finer stitching details included on its instrument panel along with leather outlined box doors. There is also a wood based decoration system available on the premium trim model.

2015 Lincoln Navigator L  interior

MyLincoln infotainment system has been renovated and made us of inside this model, and the results clearly show its capabilities. There is a high-end audio system fitted inside that has superb sound quality. What the luxury version of Navigator has is advanced connectivity features such as Bluetooth, and safety features such as navigation, cruise control and rear parking sensors.

2015 Lincoln Navigator L Exterior

The 2015 Lincoln Navigator L boasts of having an elegant and classy exterior visual that makes it quite a formidable challenge even for other upscale models. The front end of Navigator L has received a new grille design characterized by Lincoln’s own split-wing style along with a re-modified hood structure. It is equipped with HID adaptive LED lights for both heads and tail lamps. There will also be a power controlled tail gate. The car’s aerodynamics has improved slightly over its standard version and is expected to aid in better handling. It will ride proudly on 22-inch premium aluminium wheels.

2015 Lincoln Navigator L rear

2015 Lincoln Navigator L Price

Invest in the new 2015 Lincoln Navigator if you are an SUV enthusiast and want to experience elegance and luxury in its true form. The car is priced somewhere around $64,500. Given the price tag, we can say that this car is priced slightly higher than what it should be. But then again, this is one of the best luxury models from Lincoln.

2016, Tourneo Courier

2016 Ford Tourneo Courier Price

March 27, 2015

Ford’s premium in line family vehicles is set to receive another new member with the new 2016 Ford Tourneo Courier. Like other Tourneo segments, the courier will have all the basic amenities to make for a highly successful family vehicle. It is a modern compact vehicle providing best in class fuel efficiency, valued performance level and advanced safety measures that we can all count on. In addition, it will have enough cabin space to seat up to five passengers and throw in some fair bit of luggage on its way.

2016 Ford Tourneo Courier front

2016 Ford Tourneo Courier Exterior Design

How the 2016 Ford Tourneo Courier looks will largely depend on what trim model one chooses. Take, for example, its basic model, which has dark guards and mirrors to make it cost efficient. This base model is generally good enough to be most demanded throughout. The other trim variant has colour coded guards, roof rails that are dark, combination wheels and mud watches for both front and rear wheels. The car’s dimensions are rumoured to be larger in size and have increased aerodynamics to aid with better handling and swifting through rough roads or city streets.

2016 Ford Tourneo Courier  rear

2016 Ford Tourneo Courier Interior

The interior of this vehicle has luggage carrying capacity of up to 710 litres, thus making it very easy to store things in its cabin. Sliding doors on both sides of the vehicle will allow good access to its back seats, which we believe as something its passengers would come to adore. Its comfortable seats are foldable and provide additional cargo area that extends the total to 1650 litres. Its head and legroom has increased, and has adjustable shelves that will allow storage of other small items on various shelves.

2016 Ford Tourneo Courier  interior

Technology wise, the 2016 Ford Tourneo Courier will boast of a capable mixture of tools and features that will attract even the most lone wanders to this family vehicle. It has a centre console system that can be used to control MyFord infotainment system, along with few other safety tools. Some features worth mentioning are auto air conditioning, cruise control, Bluetooth and navigation system. There is also a high-end audio system that will rock the rides everywhere you go.

2016 Ford Tourneo Courier Engine Specs

Since the Ford Tourneo Courier is a family vehicle, Ford has taken special care to provide it with some of its most fuel efficient engines available in the market today. First in line is a 1.6 Litre Duratorq TDCi diesel engine having fuel consumption of around 3.7 litres per 100 km. The second engine following it is a 1.5 litre engine producing 80 hp and has an average consumption of 3.9 litres per 100 km. Both the engines have been refined to produce the least amount of CO2 emission and are paired with a 5-speed manual transmission gearbox.

2016 Ford Tourneo Courier Price and Release Date

Price of 2016 Ford Tourneo Courier is expected to be slightly higher than its current model because of all the additional features. Release date has not been officially revealed yet, but we expect the company to have an official announcement ready for us soon.

2015, Lincoln

2015 Lincoln Mark LT

March 26, 2015

After being out of production for quite a while, the 2015 Lincoln Mark LT is expected to come back with a bang with its launch at Mexico. As far as performance and style are concerned, this vehicle will not significantly different from its previous model, but will meet the expected standards that it has set up for itself over the years. This luxury pickup truck will boast of an aggressive looking exterior design along with comfortable interiors and will have advanced towing and trucking capabilities that are currently very hard to match.

2015 Lincoln Mark LT front

Some of Mark LT’s premium features can also be found of F-150’s higher level trims such as the F-150 King Ranch. What sets this car apart are its unconventional love to Chrome and unique interior features.

2015 Lincoln Mark LT Exterior Design and Style

Characterized by a bolder grille outlined with Chrome, the front part of this vehicle looks spectacular and promises to turn few heads along the way. There is a possibility of LED lights being used as headlights and will have Chrome bumpers to give it an everlasting luxurious appeal. Additionally, it would have auto-dimming mirrors, folding headlights, auto ignition and fog lamps. It will ride on 20 inch premium alloy wheels that offer extra grip on roads and better handling mechanics. It will also have a much wider cargo space thanks to a slight increase in the car’s dimensions.

2015 Lincoln Mark LT side

2015 Lincoln Mark LT Interior Features and Technology

As promised, the interior of 2015 Lincoln Mark LT is modern in appearance and comfortable in its arrangements. Front seats have heating and cooling options, which are standard for all trim models. There is a dual-zone air conditioning system and temperature gauge addition to the comfort quotient. Also, its seats are to be upholstered in leather and will cabin space to seat up to five people.

2015 Lincoln Mark LT interior

Its central dashboard is fitted with a large LCD touchscreen controlling a plethora of infotainment and security features such as AM/FM radio, Navigation System, SonyCD and DVD players and many more. Not only is the Mark LT is a towing vehicle, but also serves as an excellent family car. Some additional optional packages include sunroof, power rear window, power adjustable seats and satellite radio availability.

2015 Lincoln Mark LT Engine, Mpg

The 2015 Lincoln Mark LT will come equipped with a 5.0 DOHC Ti-VCT V8 engine that produces horsepower of up to 360 and torque of 380 lb-ft at 5400 rpm. It is paired with a six-speed auto transmission, which is also the standard offering. We are not quite sure if there might be a manual gearbox system offering in the future. There is ABS braking system for further its handling ability, and the truck is available in 4×2 and 4×4 modes.

2015 Lincoln Mark LT Price and Release Date

Since 2015 Lincoln Mark LT offers flexibility when it comes to trim choices, the 4×2 model will have a price tag around $45,000 whereas the 4×4 variant will cost higher around $47,000. Expect this car to become available at the end of 2015, though no particular release date has been confirmed yet.

Lincoln

2015 Ford Lincoln MKC Price

March 25, 2015

2015 Ford Lincoln MKC is a vehicle that is supposed to mark the starting of the brands reinvention by targeting a much younger and wide range of customer ages. This compact crossover car will be Lincoln’s weapon of choice in the battle ongoing in the current markets. Based on Ford platform, this car will sport a wider and more aggressive stance due to an increase in its both front and rear tracks. In addition, it will also boast a bevy of architectural and performance based marvels that only this car company is capable of producing.

2015 Ford Lincoln MKC front

2015 Ford Lincoln MKC Engine, Mpg

In North America, the 2015 Ford Lincoln MKC will be offered with an EcoBoost only powertrain system that include a 2.0 litre 4-cylinder turbocharged engine producing horsepower of 240 and torque of 270 lb-ft. There is also a second variant in offering that is characterized by a 2.3 litre twin-scroll turbo engine that can produce up to 285 hp and 305 lb-ft of torque. Both these engines are manufactured in the company’s Valencia and Spain factory and come with direct-injection feature. While the first engine is offered in both front and all-wheel drive system, the 2.3 litre unit comes only with an all-wheel drive mode.

The base engine of MKC has been rated to have fuel consumption of 20 MPG in the city and 29 on highway drive. The all-wheel variant, however, comes with its share of disadvantage as it is rated at 19 and 26 MPG on city and highway respectively.

2015 Ford Lincoln MKC Interior and Exterior Features

Inside the all new 2015 Ford Lincoln MKC, there is multitude of tools and features that has been incorporated to attract younger car enthusiasts. While its steering wheel may not be, something dreams are made of, its extremely cozy leather seats make up for more than what you’re missing out. There is increased cabin space allowing for more head and legroom in both the car’s ends.

2015 Ford Lincoln MKC interior

Technological aspects are where Lincoln was boldly announced their dominance. This car comes with a built-in smartphone connectivity that will allow you to lock/unlock the vehicle through MyLincoln Mobile App. Needless to mention, there is a top-notch audio system along with a host of safety features such has adaptive cruise control, rear parking sensors and much more.

Despite sharing its platform with Ford’s Escape, the 2015 Ford Lincoln MKC manages to look surprisingly distinct. There is a redesigned grille with aero-functional shutters, LED lights on both the front and rear ends, which further add to the aggression quotient. The roofline has got lower, and the car now features a lower stance that is not present in Escape. Say what you will, but this posture will likely result in better handling.

2015 Ford Lincoln MKC side

2015 Ford Lincoln MKC Release Date and Price

The 2015 Ford Lincoln MKC is likely to arrive storeroom shelves near the end of 2015, or in early 2016 at max. Its base model is expected to cost around $34,000 with the rates going higher up to $51,000 for its premium trim variant. It would be interesting to see how this car performs against competitors like Audi Q5 and Acura RDX.

2016, Mondeo

2016 Ford Mondeo Redesign, Price

March 24, 2015

The fifth generation Mondeo model will come in 2016 model year, simply with the name of 2016 Ford Mondeo. The original release back in 1992 served as a perfect substitution for Ford’s very own Sierra Sapphire Reach, which was popular because of its back wheel and four-wheel drive options. Extinguishing the doubts of many over the substitution, Ford stated that Mondeo will not only be a replacement for the all popular Sierra model. But also excel in its own ways when it comes to power and performance. With the upcoming new release, Ford is looking forward to keeping their tradition alive and give the next generation of car enthusiasts what they always wanted.

2016 Ford Mondeo front

2016 Ford Mondeo Exterior and Interior Redesign

The 2016 Ford Mondeo will come in three body types- a convertible, hatchback and sedan types. Even though this new version does look a little like Fusion, there are some changes in design that are noticeable at the very first glimpse. In the front, the Mondeo will get adjustable LED equipped headlights, a wider looking grille and sleek air intakes. These features accentuate the car’s desire to acquire a modern urban visual and lend it a much more aerodynamic body shape to help in better handling mechanics.

2016 Ford Mondeo rear

Inside of this vehicle is characterised by high-quality materials all around. Ford has decorated its interior to acquire a contemporary style that is perfectly in sync with modern requirements. Its seats are likely to be covered with quality leather and due to its redesigned shape we can expect better head and legroom for both the driver and passenger seats. Comfort factor has increased overall and should provide the users enjoyable rides every time.

2016 Ford Mondeo will come with standard technology equipments that include MyFord Touch system, great quality stereo system, navigation, rear parking sensors, Bluetooth connectivity and superior Wi-Fi range that can connect up to 5 different devices all at once.

2016 Ford Mondeo interior

2016 Ford Mondeo Engine Specs

The 2016 Ford Mondeo will come with a multitude of options when it comes to engines. It will have petrol and diesel variants, with petrol engines starting from 1.0 Litre EcoBoost engine, 2.0 litre EcoBoost engine and superior 1.5 litre EcoBoost engine. These engines will be capable of delivering average speeds of 150 hp and 220 lb-ft of torque. These new, low volume engines promise to have performance that is higher than its old and larger counterparts due to the refined modifications of modern engineering. Diesel engines will come with a 1.6 litre TDCi ECOnetic engine and a 2.0 litre TDCi engine. There is also a hybrid model said to be in production, and will be powered by a 2.0 litre EcoBoost engine with Li-Ion 1.4 kWh battery.

2016 Ford Mondeo Release Date and Price

The car will roll out starting from Europe in 2015 and go on for sale in other parts of the world as well. This first generation 2016 Ford Mondeo will likely have a price lower than the current model, which is a surprise. It has been made possible with the usage of locally produced parts, thus lowering the manufacturing cost.

2015, Lincoln

2015 Lincoln Navigator Review

March 23, 2015

2015 Lincoln Navigator is a vehicle that has been released to act as a torchbearer for the brand. This luxury SUV will be looking forward to making amends to previous mistakes and bring forth a revolution in terms of sales figures. What really took us by surprise is that Lincoln, instead of following a new production and sales techniques, has decided to follow its older path and introduce some refreshments instead. Performance wise, we expect this car to exceed over its previous model, but as far as visuals are concerned, there is very little to brag about.

2015 Lincoln Navigator front

2015 Lincoln Navigator Exterior and Interior

The 2015 Lincoln Navigator is based on the same platform as its predecessor that released seven years ago. It has not changed in dimension neither has it adopted any different architectural design technique for its exterior. The same sheet metal cover has been employed everywhere except its tailgate and hood. At front, the grille has attained a split wing design that lends a truck like appearance to this family vehicle. Its rear lights look rather like a bad impression of what Dodge Durango had to offer. It also has a single outlet exhaust pipe that is placed below the bumper.

2015 Lincoln Navigator rear

Inside of this vehicle has gone through some mentionable cosmetic changes and are now dressed up in finer quality materials. It’s large but familiar dashboard has been adorned with soft materials, but in other places like vents on the centre stack, extensive use of plastic has been made. It has received a new steering wheel and a central speedometer with two digital screens on its sides. Seats and comfort elements are same as before, but there is slightly larger cargo space due to a redesign in its seats.

Lincoln has used MyLincoln Touch infotainment system in the 2015 Lincoln Navigator and expects it to boost up the car’s value by quite a significant margin. It is characterized by radio and fan-speed functions, tuning knobs for volume control and a great audio system that people would expect. There has also been word that Lincoln will introduce Black Label trims, but no further details have been revealed in the bygone months.

2015 Lincoln Navigator interior

2015 Lincoln Navigator Engine Specs

The sole engine powering the 2015 Lincoln Navigator is a 3.5 litre twin-turbo V6 unit that engineers promise will produce up to 370 horsepower and 430 lb-ft of torque. This engine will likely be paired with a 6-speed auto transmission gearbox and come in rear-wheel and all-wheel drive. Lincoln has an advantage over its competitors like Ford F-150 because of the fact that almost all other vehicles are powered by an 8-cylinder engine and thus likely have lesser fuel efficiency than the Navigator. Moreover, Lincoln has assured best in class fuel efficiency and ratings.

2015 Lincoln Navigator Release Date

It remains to be seen how the 2015 Lincoln Navigator fares up in terms of sales figures of its competitors. From what reports we have gathered since its release, the car seems to be doing quite well than what we normally expected. If you are a fan of giant SUVs and require one for something more than just family outings, then this car just might be the right one for you.

2016, Territory

2016 Ford Territory Price

March 20, 2015

The 2016 Ford Territory will be the last version of Territory series before it gets a complete overhaul. Being in the market for more than ten years in various forms, Ford has decided to introduce various tweaks and enhancements for the 2016 model year and make it more in line to meet current demands. Apart from boasting a modified engine, there will be numerous enhancements to its exterior and interior. This seven seater SUV will peak the interest of the family van owners and car enthusiasts alike.

2016 Ford Territory front

2016 Ford Territory Exterior and Interior Design

The exterior of 2016 Ford Territory will boast of improvements only in its front part and wheels. It will receive a new grille that looks strikingly similar to 2015 Ford Mondeo along with reshaped LED equipped headlights with auto adjustment. These daytime running lights will adjust according to natural lighting conditions and function accordingly. Their wheel has also received an increase in size and now comes in 17 inches. Other parts are almost same, and aerodynamics has also been carried forward from its older version.

2016 Ford Territory side

Like the previous model, the interior of this too will come furnished with superior quality seats that offer maximum comfort in every ride. As spacious as its previous model, this car too will have ample cabin space to allow increased amount of head and legroom. There are also small compartments where one can store light weight tools to carry along on journeys. Overall, its interior visual will have elegance and luxury unlike any that we have seen on its earlier models.

Technological upgrades of 2016 Ford Territory is one aspect that we cannot go without mentioning. It would be a host to a wide range of entertainment and safety tools that will take it to a whole new level of driving experience. Some of those include dual zone auto climatic control, satellite navigation, and Bluetooth and USB ports for connectivity features. Technology wise, this car is well equipped to leave a long lasting impression.

2016 Ford Territory interior

2016 Ford Territory Engine Details and Performance

Under the hood of this vehicle, it would offer two options. The base version will come fitted with a 4 litre inline 6 petrol engine capable of delivering 266 hp and 350 lb-ft of torque. This engine is also found in Ford Falcon. The other option is a 2.7 litres V6 diesel engine that provides better fuel efficiency while delivering the same amount of power as the first unit. People who prefer to invest one time, but higher amount can opt for the second variant as it would reduce fuel costs in the long term. Both these engines of 2017 Ford Territory will be paired with a 6-speed standard auto gearbox and come on all-wheel drive system.

2016 Ford Territory Release Date and Price

2016 Ford Territory, which is the final release of the series, will likely cost somewhere in between $40,000 for the standard edition and go higher up to $65,000 for its premium trim Titanium Diesel model. We can expect this car to hit the stores at the end of 2015. We are awaiting official info regarding its availability and can say for certain once the car manufacturer reveals further details.

2015, Lincoln

2015 Lincoln MKZ Review, Hybrid

March 19, 2015

The 2015 Lincoln MKZ gives an idea of what Lincoln is planning on their way to a huge comeback. The styling and innovative additions on this car makes it a serious contender among the numerous luxurious sedans in the market among which you should pick the one to take home.

2015 Lincoln MKZ front

2015 Lincoln MKZ Exterior and Interior

Although based on Ford Fusion, 2015 Lincoln MKZ will never give you any slight impression of its base. Standing at 194.1 inches long and 112.2 inches wide wheel base, this 2015 MKZ has a lower roof line, an inch less of leg room at the rear end and has an identical trunk size as that of Ford Fusion. A winged grille up in front and walnut trim adds a huge elegance factor to its styling assets. The sleek and prompt head lights and tail lights also add to the aura of sophistication and refinement in 2015 MKZ.

Although 2015 MKZ’s exterior successfully gives quite a powerful impression its interior just fails to live up to the mark. It is all well put out inside the car, but its upholstery materials, its textures and its interior designs are just not extravagant, splendid or grand enough to compete with other contenders in its class. Traditional console mounted shifter is absent inside and the buttons have been replaced by an LCD screen which is, well, 8 inches big and takes up much of the centre console.

2015 Lincoln MKZ rear

Its traditional console mounted gear selecting mechanism has been replaced by five push buttons on the dash which makes it quite easy to use and gives a better look. Like all other cars, this 2015 Lincoln MKS comes with a new Lincoln Drive Control which houses the different driving function settings in it. The settings include electronic power steering, transmission, throttle and traction control, and has three predefined modes, namely, Normal, Comfort and Sport modes.

The seats have a heating facility as standard, which makes it more comfortable and also an adaptive suspension. Audio system boasts of a great 11 speaker music output system. Rear view camera, parking sensors and HD radio are various optional features available with the music system having an option of a THX II certified 14 speaker sound system.

2015 Lincoln MKZ interior

2015 Lincoln MKZ Engine and Mpg

The base version of 2015 Lincoln MKZ is powered by a 2.0 liter turbocharged four cylinder engine which can make 240 horsepower at 5500 RPM along with 270 pound feet of torque at a peak of 3000 RPM. Hybrid variant of MKZ is powered by a 2.0-liter inline-4 and permanent magnet AC synchronous motor which makes 188 horsepower along with 129 pound feet of torque at a peak of 4000 RPM while running on gasoline. The highest variant of MKZ is driven by a 3.7 liter V6 engine which can make 300 horsepower at 6500 RPM along with 277 pound feet of torque at a peak of 4000 RPM.

The EPA rating of the base and highest variant stays around 20 mpg on city roads and around 30 mpg on highways. Its hybrid variant has a fuel economy of 45 mpg on both city roads and highways.

2015 Lincoln MKZ Price

The MRSP for 2015 Lincoln MKZ starts at under $37000 with prices climbing up to $50000.

2015, Lincoln

2015 Lincoln MKX Review, MSRP

March 18, 2015

A two-row, crossover, five seat luxury SUV from Lincoln, the 2015 Lincoln MKX is the next big craze that is going to happen in a segment that has a huge competition. Based on Ford Edge, Lincoln MKX differentiates itself from its platform with the help of posh and luxurious accessories packed inside it.

2015 Lincoln MKX front

The 2015 Lincoln MKX Interior and Exterior Design

2015 Lincoln MKX SUV has a big spacious cabin, which can hose five people with comfort and ease. The legroom for rear row expands up to 39.6 inches along with 32.3 cubic feet for cargo, with its seats having the ability to be folded in a 60-40 split to accommodate luggage and expand cargo space up to 68.6 cubic feet. Comfortable seats with power adjustment, heating and ventilation facility being available.

2015 Lincoln MKX interior

Electronic system inside includes 10 speaker audio system, USB ports, proximity key, voice command system, a touch enabled infotainment system satellite radio and Bluetooth connectivity. A DVD entertainment system is also there for the back seat denizens to savour. It also has parking sensors, blind spot monitoring, panoramic sunroof, rear view camera and THX audio entertainment system.

Basic design of Ford Edge is visible on 2015 Lincoln MKX while its enormous front split wing grille makes it stand out from its platform car. With a sufficiently good roofline and prompt tail lights, the MKX leaves little to say. 2015 MKX stretches at 87.5 inches, which is way better than its competitors. The base model has 18 inch aluminium wheels with optional 20 inches and 22 inches wheels also being made available. MKX also has an option which enables it to tow 3500 pounds for those who need it.

2015 Lincoln MKX rear

The 2015 Lincoln MKX Engine and Mpg

A humungous 3.7 litre V6 is housed under the hood of this MKS which can prep out 305 horsepower at 6500 rpm along with 280 pound feet of torque at peak 4000 rpm. This engine is coupled with a 6 speed automatic transmission system with either all-wheel drive or front wheel drive, and can reach 60 miles per hour from zero in about eight seconds. The transmission also has paddle shift control and sport mode.

The 2015 Lincoln MKX boasts quite a good figure when it comes to fuel consumption. The front wheel drive variant clocks 18 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on highway while the all-wheel drive variant clocks 17 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on highway. Although these look quite good, but cars like Audi Q5, Mercedes-Benz GLK, Acura RDX and BMW X3 all have better values and gives serious competition to it.

2015 Lincoln MKX Price

The front wheel drive base model of 2015 Lincoln MKX has a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) setting off at $39800. Medium range variants just top $42700 which has some of the premium features in them while the elite variants can cost you over $45500. A full package of MKX will take the price up to $50000. Cars like Lexus RX, Audi Q5, BMW X3 and Acura RDX looks equally good and will be good competitors to the MKX in market.