2017 Lincoln MKZ: New face, New twin-turbo engine

If you are planning to buy a new car, then you must not waste your time and money on any other models because you can definitely look for 2017 Lincoln MKZ. The upcoming model is the perfect example of comfort, exceptional design and luxury. The model will present major update for the upcoming morel year. This vehicle is going to have classy, sporty outlook and the interior design of this vehicle will fulfill your expectation you wished to have it in your car. It will also offer new powerful twin-turbo V-6 engine, four-cylinder unit and hybrid powertrain.

2017 Lincoln MKZ

2017 Lincoln MKZ: Exterior, Interior changes

When it comes to the exterior look, the 2017 Lincoln MKZ has borrowed many cues from the Lincoln Continental Concept vehicle. The biggest changes will be seen on the front fascia which will use the new corporate face.  There instead of split-wing design which has been exploited close to one decade will be new trapezoidal mesh grille with brand’s badge in the middle. The grille will be flanked by large headlights and they are also combined with daytime LED running lights. Long hood with subtle creases and attractive bumper area will also complement the look of this mid-size sedan. The model will also be available with new 18- and 19-inch wheel designs. The profile side and rear look will continue almost unchanged.

Interior of this model has also been upgraded. Surfaces are finished with improved soft-touch materials and real aluminum accents and contrasting inserts complements interior design. New model will also include buttons and knobs instead of old slider controls. Interior will also be available in three Black Label themes and with active noise cancellation. There will also be Harmon Kardon audio system with either 14 or 20 speakers. The model will also get upgraded safety equipment which will include adaptive cruise control with stop and go, adaptive LED lights, upgraded park assist, pre collision assist with pedestrian detection functionality, etc.

2017 Lincoln MKZ

2017 Lincoln MKZ: Performance

All-new 2017 Lincoln MKZ will be launched with three powertrain variants and they will bring long waited improvements. The first engine option will be 2.0-liter 4 cylinder turbocharged engine and it can generate the power of 245 HP. Another available engine will be a new twin-turbo 3.0 liter V-6. When coupled with four-wheel drive which comes with torque vectoring for rear differential it will produce 400 hp and 400 pound-feet of torque. When this engine will be used with front-wheel drive it will deliver 350 hp and torque force will remain at 400 pound-feet. The new MKZ will also be available with hybrid powetrain which will include a 2.0 liter four cylinder engine, electric motor, battery pack and continuously variable gearbox. This system will deliver combined output of 180 hp and 40 mpg fuel economy.

2017 Lincoln MKZ

2017 Lincoln MKZ: Availability, Price

According to the information shared by different sources, it can be said that 2017 Lincoln MKZ will be launched in the mid of 2017 with a price tag of $35,000 for its base model whereas top-trim will cost around $45,000.

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