The Lincoln MKZ has become a well-known full-sized car that has maintained the luster of what a luxury, but affordable sedan should be. Lincoln has done a great job changing their image of being solely known for luxury options as the much sportier look of their new lineup of vehicles has been appealing to a wide array of new owners. The upcoming 2018 Lincoln MKZ looks even more impressive while maintain the greatest strengths, and enhancing its biggest faults.
The improvements rumored in the 2018 MKZ add more to the already budget-minded, but extremely luxurious concept. It’s the perfect choice for those wanting to ride in the lap of luxury, but not having to pay for it as both the Base and Black models already look impressive. With all we’re hearing so far, it’s time disclose the redesign of the new concept.
In this preview, the following 2018 Lincoln MKZ specs, features, price, and release date for the Black, Base, and Hybrid is the complete look you’ll find anywhere.
2018 Lincoln MKZ Specs and Features – Base, Black, and Hybrid Models
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Rumors on the 2018 Lincoln MKZ specs and features suggests we as consumers are getting exactly what we want. The Base model will still give you plenty of option including luxury features like the push to start, premium audio, MyLincoln Touch, Lincoln’s mobile app, Drive Control, and a plenty of safety features.
The Black Label should offer an upgrade in features including an optional panoramic retractable moonroof, full LED lighting, sport grille, and much more. The 2018 MKZ Hybrid may just be the most popular option offering all the premium options on the inside, and all performance options including a more efficient engine.
Heated and cooled front and back seats, inflatable safety belts, heated steering wheel, Self-Park Assist, lane change guidance, rear view camera, active motion front seats, and will be available in both AWD and FWD.
We’re likely to see a 2.0 liter EcoBoost 4-cylinder boasting a modest 245-hp engine along with a selectable 6 speed auto-manual transmission. A higher performing V6 3.7-3.8 liter engine is also being rumored which sounds pretty realistic at this time. This will mean about 24MPG/city and about 34MPG/highway.
2018 Lincoln MKZ Price and Release Date – Base, Black, and Hybrid Models
It doesn’t seem like there will be much of a difference with the launch price of the MKZ, and consumers will be happy to know there will be a wide range to choose from. Below, we details the latest rumors on the expected price for all models.
|2018 Lincoln MKZ Base Price||Starting at $36,500|
|2018 Lincoln MKZ Black Price||Starting at $46,500|
|2018 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid Price||Starting at $48,400|
Expectations on the 2018 MKZ release date leads us to believe it’ll be during quarter 3 of 2017. Mass production on the new MKZ should start during the spring of 2017 with an official announcement that may come as early as May the same year. Lincoln’s hoping to launch their newest luxury car models Lincoln MKT , Lincoln MKC around the same time in 2018 .
We’ll be sure to update you with all the info on the 2018 Lincoln MKZ specs, features, price, and release date when we get it.