2018 Lincoln MKX was promoted on 2015 North American International Auto Show. Same as the majority of the other Lincoln vehicles this update will be almost complete, therefore we can expect numerous new components from the inside and out. This Lincoln luxury crossover SUV has existed for almost nine decades, and this is its first update since 2011. The Lincoln MKX 2018 comes with a few German influences in regards to the interior and exterior design and it appears a whole lot more sporty than the old model.
2018 Lincoln MKX Changes Exterior & Interior
When it comes to exterior styling, this luxury crossover SUV comes with the new split wing grille and redesigned headlamps that look just like blades. Its shape also changes and today it has the much more elegant stance. It’s new sloping roof design also makes it a whole lot more dynamic and sporty than the current model. In the rear, it comes with very muscular back fenders, wraparound taillights and rear apron that’s been revised as it comes with much larger exhaust outlets. All that gives this model much stronger and manly look.
Inside the cabin, this model comes with tons of wood trim and aluminum, everything else is covered in soft premium leather. The Lincoln MKX 2018 comes also with unbelievably comfortable and supportive seats that are 22-way power adjustable and can be bought as an additional option, same as the Revel premium audio system. Additionally, there is some top of the line safety features that may compete with gadgets that come with Volvos, new MKX has the 360-degree camera, cross traffic alert, pre-collision assist, and numerous other safety features.
When it comes to engines buyers can choose between two options, one is 3,7-liter naturally aspired V6 which may be seen in the normal version and it comes with 300 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque. There’s also 2,7-liter EcoBoost turbocharged wonder that’s in a position to produce 330 horsepower and incredible 370-pound feet of torque, and it comes with some higher trim levels. These engines are both paired with six-speed automatic transmission.
2018 LINCOLN MKX RELEASE DATE AND PRICE
When it comes to a price of the 2018 Lincoln MKX there still hast been any official information, but we can expect that the new model will be at least $2k or $3k more costly than the current one. Also, it’s really hard to predict the specific release date of this luxury crossover SUV, after the North American International Auto show debut we can expect Lincoln MKX 2018 to lay low for a while, and to arrive at the showrooms in fall of 2015.