2015 Lincoln MKC

March 6th, 2015 | Comments Closed | Lincoln

The 2015 Lincoln MKC is a five passengers luxury compact crossover SUV. There are available packages / groups of machines known as Premiere, Select and Reserve. The standard equipment for the 2015 Lincoln MKC base (Premiere) includes 18-inch alloy wheels, Xenon lights, LED taillights, heated mirrors, rear parking sensors, rear privacy glass, ignition keyless and entry, dual-zone automatic climate control, eight way driver power seat, driver memory settings, a four-way power front passenger seat, heated front seat leatherette (premium vinyl) upholstery. On the technology front will get an 8 inch screen and MyLincoln Touch interface, the camera rearview, the voice controls (Sync) and a nine-speaker audio system with two USB ports and satellite radio.

The 2015 Lincoln MKC Select package (needed with 2.3-liter engine) adds a power-folding side mirrors, the leather upholstery, eight-way passenger power seat (with power lumbar), ambient interior lighting a cargo cover. The Reserve gets a panoramic sunroof, the hands-free power liftgate with a foot sensor, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, heated seats and the spirit of the front, navigation system, the blind-spot warning a rear cross-traffic alert and modem embedded vehicle makes distant conversation with MyLincoln Mobile smartphone app.

Depending on the configuration, additional features are available. 2015 Lincoln MKC Climate package comes with automatic wipers,, an automatic high-beam control, heated rear seats and a heated steering wheel. Technology package contributes to the adaptive cruise control, a lane-departure warning, collision warning system and a parallel-automatic parking system. 2015 Lincoln MKC Stand-alone options include adaptive suspension dampers, 19- or 20-inch wheels and 14-speaker sound system audio.

2015 Lincoln MKC Interior

If you start to slip behind the 2015 Lincoln MKC wheel’s, you may find yourself wondering what they were doing the shifter. As we all run by computer anyway, Lincoln choose to launch the transmission of the 2015 Lincoln MKC as a vertical stack of buttons to the left of the screen, opened a handy storage area at the base of the pile, where the shift lever normal lives. The buttons themselves do not shift quality as high as we would like, but we can not argue with the increased versatility that leads.

Overall materials quality MKC is not a home run, but it a solid double off the wall. The tastefully finished wood lays and available leather upholstery sign, although ordinary Ford-Spec buttons weather and dull silver-painted trim the dashboard’s plastic do. Standard MyLincoln Touch (aka MyFord Touch) system handles Bluetooth, audio, navigation and other functions car with a crisp 8 inch screen. In practice, however, MyLincoln Touch’s processing speed still seems sluggish during certain tasks. Still, it is better on the iterations and owners of tech-savvy past will likely appreciate the skills system.

In the backseat of The 2015 Lincoln MKC offers enough legroom unless there are tall people in front, in which case it’s pretty crowded. You can make it work, but I do not like the Acura RDX and BMW X3 there is more. Cargo capacity and disappointing. The 2015 Lincoln MKC offers 25.2 cubic feet behind the second row and 53.1 cubes and seatbacks folded rear down. Competitors such as ACURA RDX and Volvo XC60 are notably roomier.

2015 Lincoln MKC Engine

The 2015 Lincoln MKC’s a-liter engine 2.0 turbocharged-cylinder rated at 240 hp and 270 lb-ft of torque. It is connected to a automatic transmission six-speed. For this engine, front-wheel drive standard, and all-wheel drive is optional. The fuel economy is EPA rated at 23 mpg combined (20 city / 29 highway) and Transfer 22 mpg combined (19 city / 26 highway) and 2015 Lincoln MKC AWD. During performance testing, 2015 Lincoln MKCwith front-wheel drive and 2.0-liter engine from zero to 60 mph in 8.0 seconds, a little time this class of vehicle.

The optional 2.3-liter turbocharged cylinder churns out 285 hp and 305 lb-ft of torque. There are only with awd. Fuel economy is barely affected at 21 mpg combined (18 city / 26 highway). In our tests, all-wheel 2015 Lincoln MKC with 2.3-liter engine accelerated from zero to 60 mph in 7.2 seconds. It’s better, but most of the competing crossover SUV there is still faster.

2015 Lincoln MKC Safety

The 2015 Lincoln MKC out with stability control, antilock disc brakes, camera rearview, front-seat side airbags, a driver knee airbags and full-length side curtain airbag. And the average MyKey, which allows parents to set the electronic parameters (such as high speed and radio volume) for teens behind the wheel. The blind spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert and frontal collision warning and emergency brake priming is optional.

In government crash tests, the 2015 Lincoln MKC received four stars five, four stars for frontal crash protection and five stars for side crash protection. However,  National Highway Transportation Safety Administration made a note of concern for the 2015 Lincoln MKC safety: “During the side impact test, left rear passenger door unlatched and opened A opening the door at the side-impact crash increases the risk of ejection resident”.

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During performance testing, 2015 Lincoln MKC with a 2.0 liter engine and front-wheel drive stood at 60 mph in 128 feet, which is several feet needs to be part of. The 2015 Lincoln MKC and all-wheel drive and 2.3-liter engine stood in a much more respectable 121 feet.