If you are a luxury-oriented customer that is looking for the crossover SUV with mid-size proportions, you should absolutely consider 2018 Lincoln MKX. This model has been very successful for the brand. Of course, that doesn’t come the same as that. But if you have the model that is based on Ford’s operating gear and also functions desirable and unique stilling, relaxed ride nature, strong normal equipment package and powerful V-6 engines, you should perhaps not worry.
NEW FOR 2018:
The MKX came as the redesigned model for the 2016 model year. The redesign prepared this model with the new fine style, new engine menu, the latest technology and premium interior. For the 2017 model, it’s been unchanged. On the other hand, the 2018 MKX provides more normal gear, more accessible package options, new shades and updated technology.
2018 LINCOLN MKX: DESIGN, STYLING
The new 2018 Lincoln MKX won’t change their current appearance radically. New outdoor themes are possible but nothing much else. It will continue with advantages that the last redesign brought.
Which means that model will feature a fine and sleek design which has some apparent characteristics with the Ford Edge model on which it is based. But, Lincoln has added their trademark on this model and in a good way.
You will have old but desirable split-wing grille design and desirable headlights highlighted with LED DRLs. Solid and energetic figure line, angled rear pillar and the roofline that slopes straight back carefully can help this model to look good from the profile side as well.
The same will be with its rear side which will contain desirable LED taillights and perfectly sculpted tailgate.
It will be the same with model’s interior. High-quality resources mixed with aluminum and timber cut will cover all touch points and will provide an upscale feel. The front seats with power and different functions provides long-ride comfort and the same will be with the rear seats.
The model may also get well-placed center bunch with well-arranged controls and the latest SYNC infotainment screen interface.
Actually the base models will offer functions like twin zone weather get a handle on, supreme quality upholstery, hot and power-adjustable top seats, productive noise cancellation, leather protected tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel, etc. Typical may also be the SYNC infotainment system, satellite radio, 10-speaker audio system, etc.
The higher cut degrees provides enhanced upholstery, different design themes, more speakers, ventilated seats and enhanced power possibilities, more security functions, etc. But, there may also additional gear packages which will provide the next stage of the customization.
As the household hauler, the new MKX will, of course, come with the latest security features. It will contain methods like blind-zone monitoring, lane departure caution and treatment, forward collision caution and mitigation and many new ones as well.
2018 LINCOLN MKX: PERFORMANCE OPTIONS
In the engine department, the 2018 Lincoln MKX will offer two powerful and effective V-6 engines while good suspension program and precise steering provides nice ride quality.
The standard engine should be a 3.7-liter V-6 which powers the current version. In their current variety, it is good for 303 hp and torque of 278 pound-feet but some improvements are possible. The model could easily get new transmission system that may have more gears that the actual six-speed automatic.
The alternative for mentioned engine will be a 2.7-liter turbocharged V-6. It will produce 335 hp and torque of 380 lb-ft. There will be the standard front-wheel travel or elective all-wheel travel system.
As for the fuel economy, it must be around 20 mpg average for several configurations.
2018 LINCOLN MKX: AVAILABILITY, PRICE
Coming to the price, it should have the starting position from just below $40, 000. The arrival of the 2018 Lincoln MKX should be in late 2017.