2018 Lincoln MKZ News, Rumors, Specs

Monday, September 19th 2016. | Lincoln

2018 MKZ is the latest mid-size luxury sedan, which manufactured by Lincoln (Ford). First generation was introduced in 2005 as the Zephyr. Then, this model changed the name as the MKZ in 2007.

New Lincoln MKZ

This model will come out with four-door to accommodate five passengers. Besides that, 2018 Lincoln MKZ will be installed with new attributes and top quality technology features to support the performance quality. The premium materials are also added to give better look.

2018 Lincoln MKZ Exterior

New Lincoln MKZ Front Angle New Lincoln MKZ Front View

Compared with the previous model, 2018 Lincoln MKZ will be more interesting. The design language of this new sedan will be more attractive and aerodynamic. There will be the break up wing grille that makes this car has contemporary look. The front grille is more affordable to give aggressive look for new Lincoln MKZ. To improve the visibility at night during driving, the headlights will be revised with new LED technology. There is an awesome feature to support the panoramic retractable moon roof. The fog lights will be coupled with the front bumper as better features to give for better road vision in bad conditions or at night. Alloy wheels are available in 18-inch. The bumper will be also fitted with the large air intakes.

2018 Lincoln MKZ Interior

New Lincoln MKZ Interior

As a future sedan, the cabin inside will be luxurious and modern than the previous one. High quality leather material is available to wrap all seats, so all occupants are able to feel comfortable in driving experience. Besides that, 2018 Lincoln MKZ will be installed with the standard features such as heated steering wheel,  cooled and heated back and front seats, both FWD and AWD, active motion front seats,  and much more. The great safety features are also available to support this new sedan. There are available rearview camera, lane change guidance, Drive Control, inflatable safety belts, Self-Park Assist, and airbags. We will also find Lincoln’s mobile app, Push to start system, and My Lincoln Touch that have top quality.

2018 Lincoln MKZ Engine

Under the bonnet of new Lincoln MKZ will come out with several options of unit engine to increase the performance quality. Based on the rumor, this new car will be installed with a 2.0 liter turbo EcoBoost 4-cylinder engine. The engine has capability to generate 240 horsepower. Next, the unit engine will be coupled with a 6-speed auto-manual gearbox. Another option offers powerful unit for 2018 Lincoln MKZ. There will be a 3.7 liter V6 unit. It is able to deliver 300 horsepower. Compared with the first option, the second option has better system. The other rumor mentions that this new car will be also powered with a hybrid engine. The latest Lincoln MKZ will be powered with the other unit to give uniqueness for the performance as the alternative. Therefore, this new car will get  turbo-solely fuel engine. It will be modified with a 2.3 liter turbocharged non-compulsory V6 engine to produce 285 horsepower. This unit is also used by the MKC crossover.

2018 Lincoln MKZ Release Date and Price

Many people is waiting for the latest Lincoln MKZ with new changes. Based on the report, 2018 Lincoln MKZ will arrive in the marketplace around 2017 at Detroit Auto Show. For the base price, it will go around $35,000 as the base model. Then, the hybrid variant will be approximately $48,000.