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2016 Lincoln MKS AWD
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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

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2016 Lincoln MKS
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4 listings nationwide


2019 Lincoln MKT
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12 listings nationwide


Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2016 Lincoln MKS
No Expert Reviews
2019 Lincoln MKT
Andrew Newton Preview:

In Lincoln’s SUV lineup, the MKT fits between the midsize MKX and the gargantuan full-size Navigator. The MKT features minimal changes for 2019. It still includes the same basic design...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2016 Lincoln MKS
GuruVNHY4 writes:
Exceptional in all aspects.
David writes:
Purchased the Lincoln MKS over the Taurus SHO due to the creature comforts and value. It is an amazing car
Family Car Ranked 2015 Ford Taurus SHO AWD better.
"To me, the Lincoln MKS is almost too nice of a vehicle to use as a family car. It is more refined and doesnt appear to be your average moms car"
Value Ranked 2015 Ford Taurus SHO AWD worse.
"For the same price, the Lincoln is much nicer and has many more amenities than the Taurus"
Pita7327 writes:
I had a Lincoln MKS rental for 3 weeks. It was a 2020 with all the bells and whistles you can imagine. The L...
Power Ranked 2009 Cadillac CTS worse.
"More powerful engine and because it was so new."
Back Seats Ranked 2009 Cadillac CTS worse.
"Beautiful, new leather seats with tons of leg room."
2019 Lincoln MKT
Kenneth writes:
Smoothest and comforts since g th he towncar was discontinued bar none
Handling Ranked 2019 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring AWD worse.
"The Mazda has a much tighter and sporty felling in its handling which is good just not the luxury I am looking for"
Looks/Style Ranked 2019 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring AWD worse.
"Admittedly they are very close in looks but the Mazda is only 5 passenger and the Lincoln is 7 and longer and sleeker "
Guru9YWDW3 writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4WD worse.
"Has more to offer for the money"
Value Ranked 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4WD better.
"Is more dependable in bad weather"


2016 Lincoln MKS
2019 Lincoln MKT
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
15 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
21 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 19 gal 18.6 gal
Fuel Type
305 hp @ 6,500 RPM
365 hp @ 5,700 RPM
280 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
350 lb-ft @ 3,500 RPM
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
3,700 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.75 in x 3.41 in
3.6 in x 3.4 in
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Rollover 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Maximum Seating 5 seats 7 seats
Front Legroom 41.9 in 43 in
Back Legroom 38.6 in 41.8 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 19.2 cu ft 17.9 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,183 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 4,500 lbs
Length 205.6 in 207.6 in
Width 85.5 in 85.7 in
Height 61.6 in 67.4 in
Wheelbase 112.9 in 117.9 in

Available Options

2016 Lincoln MKS

Exterior Colors

  • Java
  • Luxe
  • Platinum Dune Metallic Tri-Coat
  • Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Shadow Black
  • White Platinum Metallic Tri-Coat

Option Packages

  • Technology Package
  • Equipment Group 101A
  • Vista Roof
  • Wheels: 20" Premium Painted Aluminum
2019 Lincoln MKT

Exterior Colors

  • 3-Coat White Platinum Metallic
  • Blue Diamond Metallic
  • Burgundy Velvet Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Ceramic Pearl Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Iced Mocha Metallic
  • Infinite Black Metallic
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat

Option Packages

  • 2nd Row 40/40 Dual Captains Chairs (Heated/Cooled)
  • 2ND Row Console Refrigerated
  • Class III Trailer Tow

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