Used Lincoln MKX

June 27th, 2017 by

Used Lincoln MKX

Used Lincoln MKX

The used Lincoln MKX is popular among drivers who crave upscale accommodations wrapped in a smooth, capable ride. This upscale crossover also gives competitors a run for their money with its high-quality materials and modern tech features. In fact, this mid-size crossover SUV delivers luxury for the whole family, with generous seating for up to five passengers.

Second Generation, 2016-Present

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Comfort: The second-generation MKX is even more livable than before, thanks to its roomier cabin. Lincoln also gave the cabin design an overhaul, with higher-quality materials for a more luxurious ride.

Safety: A used Lincoln MKX with the Driver Assistance package is your best friend on the highway. This bundle includes a range of driver aids designed to spot danger in advance. If the forward collision warning system detects an oncoming accident, it automatically applies the brakes to help keep you safe.

Tech Features: For the 2017 model year, the MKX introduced the Sync 3 infotainment system. This next-generation technology does everything from read your text messages to guide you to the nearest Starbucks.

Performance: This generation introduces a turbocharged engine, so you can maximize both speed and fuel economy. Both models from this generation earn up to .18 city/25 highway mpg.

First Generation, 2007-2015

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Comfort: The first-generation MKX supplies accommodations for five passengers – with plenty of elbowroom to go around.

Safety: Throughout this generation, safety features became increasingly high-tech. Look for advanced driver aids, including blind-spot warning, that detect danger and increase on-road vigilance.

Tech Features: The MyLincoln Touch system is the MKX’s central hub for infotainment, including many smartphone integration features.

Performance: The original MKX is always hushed, quelling wind and road noise – even at highway speeds.

What Drivers Love

This luxury crossover is a bit like a mobile living room – a fact that MKX owners love. The quiet cabin and nicely bolstered seats go over well with veteran Lincoln drivers. The MKX has always been a leader in infotainment innovations, so you can expect responsive voice controls and touchscreens dating back to first-generation models.

What to Look for in Your Used Lincoln MKX

As you’re shopping around, keep in mind that used Lincoln MKX models may have different powertrains. Second-generation models are quicker, and tend toward better fuel economy to boot. Throughout both generations, Lincoln offered all-wheel drive as an option. If you find a model with this technology, you’ll enjoy increased traction in rainy or icy weather. Inside, all second-generation models are on par with modern drivers expect from a luxury crossover, including attractive leather upholstery and current smartphone integration features.

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