Ford Taurus vs Lincoln MKZ

2019 Ford Taurus
2019 Ford Taurus
$27,800MSRP
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2017 Lincoln MKZ
2017 Lincoln MKZ
$35,170MSRP
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2019 Ford Taurus
$27,800MSRP
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2017 Lincoln MKZ
$35,170MSRP
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Overview

MSRP

$27,800

MSRP

$35,170

Average price

$11,185

Average price

$15,761

Listings

2013

Listings

1374
Ratings & Reviews
User Reviews
User Reviews

Expert reviews

Expert reviews

7.3 out of 10

Reviews Summary

Reviews Summary

It’s not easy carving away loyalists from the German/Japanese luxury sedan segment, but a good way to start is with a 400-hp engine and a long list of standards that would cost you more from the competition. The Lincoln MKZ has been with us just 10 years, but has struggled due to its foundational and conceptual relation to the Ford Fusion and, according to Ford, resistance to the split-wing grille that has dominated the Lincoln brand in recent years. But with sales successes coming from the MKX and the Navigator, Lincoln has redesigned the MKZ with a new direction in mind, hoping it can continue the upward swing and finally cement itself as a luxury stalwart. To that end, Lincoln has given the MKZ a new front end, an exclusive new 3.0-liter V6 with class-leading power, and the new Sync 3 infotainment system, a big upgrade over the outgoing version.
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Popular Features & Specs

Engine

3.5L 288 hp V6

Engine

2.0L 245 hp I4

Drive Train

FWD

Drive Train

FWD

Seating Capacity

5

Seating Capacity

5

Horsepower

288 hp @ 6500 rpm

Horsepower

245 hp @ 5500 rpm

MPG City

18

MPG City

21

MPG Highway

26

MPG Highway

31
2019 Ford Taurus
2019 Ford Taurus
$27,800MSRP
Overview
Overview
OverviewShop Now
2017 Lincoln MKZ
2017 Lincoln MKZ
$35,170MSRP
Overview
Overview
OverviewShop Now
2019 Ford Taurus
$27,800MSRP
Overview
Overview
OverviewShop Now
2017 Lincoln MKZ
$35,170MSRP
Overview
Overview
OverviewShop Now
Overview
MSRP
$27,800
$35,170
Average price
$11,185
$15,761
Listings
Ratings & Reviews
User reviews
3.9
4.4
Expert reviews

7.3 out of 10

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Summary
It’s not easy carving away loyalists from the German/Japanese luxury sedan segment, but a good way to start is with a 400-hp engine and a long list of standards that would cost you more from the competition. The Lincoln MKZ has been with us just 10 years, but has struggled due to its foundational and conceptual relation to the Ford Fusion and, according to Ford, resistance to the split-wing grille that has dominated the Lincoln brand in recent years. But with sales successes coming from the MKX and the Navigator, Lincoln has redesigned the MKZ with a new direction in mind, hoping it can continue the upward swing and finally cement itself as a luxury stalwart. To that end, Lincoln has given the MKZ a new front end, an exclusive new 3.0-liter V6 with class-leading power, and the new Sync 3 infotainment system, a big upgrade over the outgoing version.
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Popular Features & Specs
Engine
3.5L 288 hp V6
2.0L 245 hp I4
Drive Train
FWD
FWD
Seating Capacity
5
5
Horsepower
288 hp @ 6500 rpm
245 hp @ 5500 rpm
MPG City
18
21
MPG Highway
26
31
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