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13303 Tamiami Trail North
Directions Naples, FL 34110

  • Sales: (877) 208-1002
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  • Service: (877) 208-1002
  • Parts: (866) 603-2150

2018 Lincoln MKC vs The Competition

2018 Lincoln MKC vs.
2018 Lexus NX 300


The new 2018 Lincoln MKC is a 5-passenger luxury SUV that offers style, a smooth comfortable ride, and more standard features than its competitors. For 2018, the MKC has been upgraded to offer Wi-Fi as a standard feature on all trims. If you are still debating whether you should get a 2018 Lexus NX 300 or a 2018 Lincoln MKC, we'll give you reasons to choose the Lincoln.

Interior Comfort and Style

The 2018 Lincoln MKC comes equipped with a spacious interior that makes each ride comfortable for solo trips, trips with friends or trips with a loaded vehicle. The MKC comes standard with similar features as the Lexus NX 300, like height adjustable driver seat, leatherette, leather steering wheel and heated mirrors. However, the Lincoln MKC has a lower starting price than the Lexus NX 300.


Competitive Perception:

The 2018 Lexus NX 300 's modern look offers style and comfort with its five seats and two rows, and ample leg room for passengers.

Lincoln Reality:

The Lincoln offers more space and features for an even more comfortable ride:with its five seats and two rows, and ample leg room for passengers.

  • Front Head Room (+2.2 inches)
  • Rear Head Room (+0.7 inches)
  • Rear Leg Room (+0.7 inches)
  • Cargo space (+7.5 cu. ft.)

Performance

Competitive Perception

The 2018 Lexus NX 300 has better performance with a turbocharged four-cylinder engine and a six-speed automatic transmission:

  • Horsepower 235 @ 4800
  • Torque 258 @ 1650
  • Estimated MPG 22/city and 28/highway

Lincoln Reality:

The 2018 Lincoln MKC is packed with more power with two turbocharged four-cylinder engines and a six-speed automatic transmission:

  • Horsepower 245 @ 5500
  • Torque 275 @ 3000
  • Estimated MPG 21/city and 28/highway


Value


You can get more for less when choosing the Lincoln MKC: More style, more features, more luxury… for a lower price.



Competitive Perception:

Having a premium sedan with an emphasis on safety, performance and passenger pampering makes up for the higher price.

Lincoln Reality:

While the Lexus NX 300 has a great performance and luxury style, those same features and more can be found on the MKC for less.

  • Post-collision safety system, which automatically applies the brakes after airbag sensors pick up a collision, is standard on both vehicles.
  • Blind spot warning accident avoidance system is available on the MKC but not the NX 300.


The Lexus NX 300 makes a fierce competitor to the Lincoln MKC. However, the Lincoln MKC makes for a smarter luxury purchase. It offers many of the same features, and even some more, than the NX 300. When you purchase a Lincoln, you're purchasing luxury but for less. Enjoy more safety features, more interior space and more comfort with the Lincoln MKC.

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2018 Lincoln MKC vs.
2018 BMW X3



The new 2018 Lincoln MKC is a 5-passenger luxury SUV that offers style, a smooth comfortable ride, and more standard features than its competitors. For 2018, the MKC has been upgraded to offer Wi-Fi as a standard feature on all trims. If you are still debating whether you should get a 2018 BMW X3 or a 2018 Lincoln MKC, we'll give you reasons to choose the Lincoln.



Interior Comfort and Style


The 2018 Lincoln MKC comes equipped with a spacious interior that makes each ride comfortable for solo trips, trips with friends or trips with a loaded vehicle. The MKC comes standard with similar features to the BMW X3, like height adjustable driver seat, leatherette, leather steering wheel and heated mirrors. However, the interior features offered in the Lincoln MKC has a lower starting price than the BMW X3.



Additionally, many of the same in-car entertainment features are offered for both luxury vehicles, like free months of provided satellite radio service and a USB connection. But the MKC outdoes the X3 with its technology. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto come standard, whereas on the X3 you may be disappointed to find out that Apple CarPlay is only an option. Android Auto is not even an available option.

Comfort features like rear view camera, cruise control and electric power steering are also standard in both. But the MKC offers more. It also comes with rear parking sensors to assist drivers with backing up and helps avoid a possible accident.



Performance


The 2018 Lincoln MKC is power packed with two turbocharged four-cylinder engines and a six-speed automatic transmission.

  • Horsepower 245 @ 5500
  • Torque 275 @ 3000
  • Estimated MPG 21/city and 28/highway


The BMW X3 comes standard with a four-cylinder engine. It closely matches the estimated MPG offered in the MKC.


Value

The 2018 BMW X3 and Lincoln MKC both offer free maintenance, basic and drivetrain warranty. Lincoln additionally offers a 6-year/70,000-mile roadside warranty. While the BMW X3 makes a fierce competitor to the Lincoln MKC, the Lincoln MKC makes for a smarter luxury purchase. Many of the same features, and a few more, are offered with the luxury SUV for over $9,000 less. When you purchase a Lincoln, you're purchasing luxury but for less. Enjoy more safety features, more interior space and more entertainment with the Lincoln MKC.


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  1. Germain Lincoln

    13303 Tamiami Trail North
    Naples, FL 34110

    • Sales: (877) 208-1002
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13303 Tamiami Trail North
Directions Naples, FL 34110

  • Sales: (877) 208-1002
  • Service: (877) 208-1002
  • Parts: (866) 603-2150

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