According to the sources Lincoln is preparing a brand new 2017 Lincoln MKZ. This remarkable sedan is going to be one of the main competitors in its class.
Interior and exterior changes
The 2017 Lincoln MKZ is categorized as a sedan or it could be even categorized as a four-door modern coupe. However, Lincoln classifies this amazing vehicle as a mid-size sedan. The new MKZ will suffer many changes and improvements inside and outside the vehicle. Outside, on the front part of the car, it will get new chrome mask and new reshaped LED powered headlights. With its well-known splitted grille the headlights will give the look of the wings. Between these wings we will see recognizable Lincoln’s emblem. Chrome wheels will come as one of the typical Lincoln’s elements. Its new style will be more powerful and more dominant than before. Same case will be with the interior of the new 2017 Lincoln MKZ. New interior will be made of the highest quality materials like wooden décor and leather seats, and it will be equipped with the latest technology features. New MKZ will get eleven-speaker audio system, new air filtration, front seats with heating option, active noise cancellation and many more.
2017 Lincoln MKZ powertrain
According to the sources the new 2017 Lincoln MKZ will be based on the Ford Fusion’s platform. How we have found out there will be three powertrain options under the hood of the new model. These options are: a 2.0-liter four-cylinder EcoBoost turbo engine which is capable to deliver 240 horsepower, a 3.7-liter six-cylinder power unit which gives the power output of 300 horsepower and a hybrid option. Conventional gasoline engines will come paired with a six-speed automatic transmission while the hybrid version will be available with a CVT transmission. Customers will have an option to choose between FWD or AWD system.
Release date and price
Exact date of the new Lincoln MKZ realization is still unknown, but what we know is that it will happen sometime in 2016. Its price will be around $35,190.