Lincoln Automaker has announced a major update for the 2017 Lincoln MKZ. With a great performance and attractive design, it will be an excellent choice.
Design of exterior and improvements
With a new face, 400 horsepower and some new tech features, new 2017 Lincoln MKZ is going to be in the top of the class. Inside, we will also notice some new and interesting changes. It will be fun to drive and will provide sporty driving feel. When it comes to exterior, this mid-cycle update will give it sleeker and more elegant body. We will see changes all over the body. The front fascia will be completely new. It will look powerful and confident. It will feature a new mesh rounded trapezoidal grille. The HID or available LED adaptive headlights will provide great visibility. The front bumper will be revised and will make the car look wider. The wheels will be redesigned as well, and it will be offered in a size of 18- and 19-inches.
Interior and features
The interior of 2017 Lincoln MKZ will also get a major update. The central console will be completely redesigned and trimmed in aluminum. The cabin will be made of high quality materials such as carbon fiber, leather and aluminum. We will notice more soft-touch surfaces. As for the technology, it be offered with active noise cancellation, a Harmon Kardon Revel audio system, one with 14 and the other with 20 speakers, USB, climate control etc. As for the safety, it will be available with adaptive cruise control, autonomous emergency braking, park assist system and many others.
2017 Lincoln MKZ powertrain
2017 Lincoln MKZ will be offered with several types of engines. The one will be a new 3.0-liter V6 twin-turbo engine. It will be able to produce 400 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque. So, it will be the most powerful Lincoln ever. The second option will be a 2.0-liter four cylinder turbocharged engine. This engine will make 245 horsepower. It will also be offered with a hybrid version. It will be a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder paired with an electric motor and making around 188 horsepower. The power will be sent to all wheels.
Release date and price
2017 Lincoln MKZ is expected to hit the market in the summer of 2016. As for the price, it should be around $36,000 for the base model.