Ever since it was conceived in 2014, the Lincoln MKC earned a steady group of fans and followers around the world mostly due to its performance-oriented drivetrain. The 2016 Lincoln MKC is expected to arrive in the market having features that are more suited with the ever changing characteristics of the car world. In addition to changes in its interior and exterior visuals, this vehicle will also come powered by a very capable turbocharged engine. This upcoming refreshment of a vehicle will surely enthral car enthusiasts in all corners of the world.
2016 Lincoln MKC Engine Specs and Performance
As people have come to expect, the real surprise of 2016 Lincoln MKC lies underneath its hood. It will offer two types of engines from the same EcoBoost family. The first variant is a 2.0 litre engine having direct injection, and producing horsepower of 240 and 260 lb-ft of torque. The second engine is further enhanced with turbocharger and direct injection to provide a maximum of 285 hp and 305 lb-ft of torque with a 2.3 litre unit. Both these engines should be paired with a 9-speed automatic transmission gearbox that has been created by collaboration between Ford and General Motors. All-wheel drive is to come as the standard mode.
2016 Lincoln MKC Exterior Features
Word on the street is that the 2016 Lincoln MKC will be offered in three different trim selections- Premiere, Select and Reserve. Even though we do not expect major redesign over its predecessor, the premium version is expected to come with Xenon headlights, LED equipped tail lamps and alloy wheels that measure at 18 inches. On the Reserve trim model, which is the highest on offer, there will be a panoramic sunroof, power folding side mirrors and power liftgate. This car looks fantastic in its own way and has better aerodynamic shape to aid in better performance.
2016 Lincoln MKC Interior Features and Technological
The interiors of this car will be filled with plush elements that will surely raise the bar as far as quality is concerned. This five-seater vehicle will have its seats upholstered with leather, along with an additional feature of heating for both fronts and back seats. To keep the comfort quotient same, the 2016 Lincoln MKC will have ample leg and head room. Higher trim variants may also receive wooden details for some of its interior parts.
As per the standards, MyLincoln infotainment system makes its way into this vehicle. There is an 8-inch touchscreen fitted on its dashboard, from where you can control a wide array of safety and entertainment features such as satellite navigation, dual-zone climate control, collision airbags and brake support. There is also a top-notch 9 speaker audio system along with connectivity tools characterized by Bluetooth.
2016 Lincoln MKC Price and Release Date
There is no official information available yet, but Lincoln MKC 2016 is expected to release somewhere around early months of 2016. As far as price is concerned, this model will likely cost the same, starting from $34,5000 for the base model and increasing as you go higher up its trim levels.