Luxurious sedans must meet tough criteria if they want to succeed. There are three main attributes – technology, styling, and power. When some car completes all of them, we are getting a premium model worth of purchase. One of them is 2019 Lincoln MKZ. Brand new sedan brings innovations all around the car. However, it will keep aggressive appearance to lure more young buyers. Interior will keep its parts up to date. MyLincoln touch is getting some new features. Safety and overall performance will also boost their impression.
2019 Lincoln MKZ drivetrain
The power for the 2019 Lincoln MKZ comes from the 2.0-l 4-cylinder drivetrain. The EcoBoost engine can deliver nearly 200 horses, which is enough for a car in this segment. Another possibility is a hybrid system with Atkinson 2.0-l powertrain. More power is the highlight of this drivetrain, as well as better fuel economy. However, top of the range car comes with the 3.7-l V-6 engine. With it and 6-pace auto transmission, MKZ sedan can produce 300 hp and 250 lb-ft of torque. Finally, there is a possibility for a 3.0-l unit with a turbocharger. Nevertheless, its output goes far behind numbers of any of its predecessors.
2019 Lincoln MKZ redesign
The 2019 Lincoln MKZ could come on the brand new platform. However, the concept remains the same, as well as appearance. Changes will bring better fuel economy and probably more power. Revisit of the front part includes modifications of headlights and hood. The 18-inch alloy wheels are standard again, but there is a possibility for larger. The 19-inchers are coming for premium models. Inside, fans will see new features. Leather seats, wood and metallic details and revisit of the dashboard makes this car premium. The sedan will have Sync3 infotainment system, with all updates and modern apps. Controls are easier through touch-screen display and buttons on the steering wheel.
2019 Lincoln MKZ release date
To compete with Cadillac ATS, the new car must be perfect. So, the company will take the time for complete development of 2019 Lincoln MKZ. After it arrives, Lincoln Continental will get another serious competitor. We doubt sedan will arrive before 2019. According to all announcements, we expect one of the most interesting seasons in the luxurious sedan segment.