2019 Lincoln MKT Review, MSRP

The forthcoming 2019 Lincoln MKT is a luxury crossover SUV. The cabin can accommodate up to seven passengers and the comfort is great. Moreover, cargo space is generous, among the best-in-class. Sadly, the off-road fans will have to opt for some other model, as this crossover SUV isn’t capable of such a type of ride.

The newest 2019 Lincoln MKT model will keep its current dimensions and the changes are really minor. However, there is no need for any significant updates at the moment. The engines are powerful and efficient, and the most likely rivals are Acura MDX and Infiniti QX60.

2019 Lincoln MKT

2019 Lincoln MKT exterior design and colors

The exterior perfectly combines curvy lines and boxy shape. The 2019 Lincoln MKT is eye-catching and it draws attention wherever it appears. The look is distinctive, especially the front part. Squinting headlights are looking gorgeous and the front grille is massive. However, the dimension of this models remains the same as in the current one. It measures wheelbase of 117.9 inches, length 207.6 in, width 76 inch and height 67,4 inch. Furthermore, this model has a base curb weight of 5036 lbs.

Windows lines are brilliantly designed and the rear gets both longer and wider pair of taillights. The roof will benefit from an all-new panoramic sunroof that is optional.

Furthermore, the new model will also come with eight color options. This includes paints Blue Diamond, Black Velvet, Burgundy Velvet Metallic Tinted Clearcoat, Ingot Silver Metallic, Iced Mocha Metallic, Ivory Pearl Metallic Tri-Coat, White Platinum Metallic Tri-Coat and Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat.

2019 Lincoln MKT interior

2019 Lincoln MKT interior is comfortable

The 2019 Lincoln MKT offers a spacious and comfortable interior that is more than competitive. This crossover SUV comes with 3-rows of seats and it can accommodate up to seven persons. The second-row seats are premium and the legroom is the best-in-class. The third row isn’t that much space and is recommendable for kids only.

The second-row bench can be replaced for a captain’s chairs. The visibility is great and even the base model is available with plenty of standard equipment. 3-zone climate control is also standard, just like the front seats with the cooling and heating options. Audio system with 10 speakers is in the offer, and Sync 3 infotainment system comes with an 8-inch touchscreen.

Safety techs

The upcoming 2019 Lincoln MKT comes with a very long list of the safety features. Thanks to the features like lane-keeping assist, tire pressure monitoring system, electronic stability control, blind-spot monitoring, traction control, adaptive cruise control, child lock and active park assist we expect great results at crash testing.

2019 Lincoln MKT side

2019 Lincoln MKT engine options

The approaching 2019 Lincoln MKT offers two drivetrain choices. The base engine is a 3.7-liter V6. This naturally aspirated engine comes with a front-wheel-drive configuration. It can generate 303 HP and 278 lb-ft of torque.

The fuel economy is rated at 16 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway. A much better 3.5-liter EcoBoost twin-turbocharged V6 is optional. This output produces up to 365 HP and 350 lb-ft of torque. This engine offers an all-wheel-drive setup as standard. Both units are available with a 6-speed automatic transmission. However, a manual-shift mode is in the offer. Fuel economy is slightly lower than on the base engine. The numbers are set at 15 mpg in the city and 21 mpg on the highway.

2019 Lincoln MKT towing capacity

Moreover, both engines are drinking a 87-octane gasoline, but if you opt for an EcoBoost V6 engine a 91 octane is more recommendable. This EcoBoost engine helps 2019 Lincoln MKT to tow up to 4,500 pounds. However, the final number of towing for the 3,7 engine is not available at the moment.

2019 Lincoln MKT rear

2019 Lincoln MKT release date and price

The 2019 Lincoln MKT will go on sale in the first quarter of 2019. However, this crossover SUV will come with Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $45,000. Even the base model offers plenty of luxury and standard equipment.

However, if you want top luxury level, opt for the highest trim level that cost $62,000. The main competitors are the Buick Enclave, Infiniti QX60 and Acura MDX.

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