The 2015 Lincoln MKS- A Perfect Sedan
The all-new MKS is Lincoln’s flagship sedan that has come out with latest technology, luxury features and modern styling. The Lincoln finally decided to release a sedan that does not only offer technology, but luxury at the same time, as the vehicle provides state of the art safety, infotainment systems and driver assist.
The latest 2015 Lincoln MKS may have all the latest technology added to it, but it is still a dilemma for drivers, whether or not they should spend so much money on a Lincoln when they can get the similar kind of technology in cars a lot cheaper than the MKS. Also keeping mind that the kind of styling it has, it fails to set itself apart from its competitors, an area where Lincoln has struggled for quite some time.
However, that does not put the 2015 Lincoln MKS aside; the vehicle has a lot of features that puts it head to head with its competitors. A powerful V6 is available as an option and the vehicle offers a very classy electronic interface with a touch screen. Not only that, those of you who are fishing for room inside the vehicle, MKS might be a perfect choice as it offers a lot of space for passengers behind with large backseat.
The all-new 2015 Lincoln MKS is available in two trim levels:
If you are willing to buy MKS with front-wheel-drive, it is available in the market for $49,745, however, if you want an all-wheel-drive, it is going to cost you, $41,470. This particular trim includes features like keyless ignition, cooled and heated front seats, MyLincoln infotainment system with an 8-inch touch screen, rear-view camera and many more.
Second on the list is MKS EcoBoost with a lot more high specs, offering a stronger engine, all-wheel-drive and 20-inch wheels. It is available in the market for $46,735.
This particular trim comes with a lot of options including blind-spot monitoring, seats with massage feature, power adjustable pedals, audio system with 16 speakers (including HD radio) and the list goes on and on.
As far as the engine is concerned, the MKS gets a 3.7-L V6 engine which is combined to a six-speed automatic. This particular engine is capable of producing up to 305 HP and the torque of 280 lb-ft. According to EPA estimates, the vehicle returns, 19 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway, however, with all-wheel-drive, it returns 18 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway.
The MKS EcoBoost has all-wheel-drive as standard, and comes with a stronger twin turbo 3.5-L V6 engine that is capable of producing up to 365 hp and the torque of 350 lb-ft. The vehicle can go up to 0 to 60 mph in less than 6 seconds. As far as the fuel economy is concerned, the vehicle returns 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.
If you are a Lincoln fan, 2015 Lincoln MKS sedan is certainly worth your attention, however, it may not stand out amongst its competitors.