2018 Lincoln MKT New Design and Engine Update

Wednesday, February 15th 2017. | Lincoln

Here comes good news for the Lincoln big fans since the company has just announced the arrival of MKT next generation. Over years fulfilling the customer needs as family vehicle, the automaker should be working hard to develop the auto with more modern styling and definitely the accommodative equipment on the safety and infotainment systems. In addition, these all changes will be beneficial to bring up the vehicle as facing the tougher competition among the high-end full-size wagon. While no official detail has been revealed, all the included information on the 2018 Lincoln MKT is still under rumors.

2018 Lincoln MKT Front Angle


At glance, the new possible outlook of 2018 Lincoln MKT still maintains its typicality of American autos utilizing the great strength as well as the elegant design. In spite of this still remains questioned, upgrading the exterior elements will be much necessary. Based on the late predictions, the car outer end might receive the new grille with the better headlights on its front. The intact car bodywork will look slightly sharper and more modern compared to the other full-size wagon lineups. The make use of lightweight material on the platform should be objected to provide the auto the better efficiency and more powerful speed performance.

2018 Lincoln MKT InteriorInterior

Inside the wagon, installing the advanced technological installments on the infotainment and entertainment systems is still the best option. Thus, some features such as the headrest TV, 4G LTE connection, and multi-device integration are all again injected. Safety standards will include Lane-Keeping Systems and Drive Control and other security equipment. Nevertheless, all these features will be added along with the auto development.


The information on the engine is still unobvious. Recent predictions speculate the engine configuration of a 3.7 liter EcoBoost or even a 3.5 liter unit remains likely. Mated with the 6-speed automatic gearbox, the auto is notably recorded to achieve the mileage at 17 MPG driving in the city and 24 MPG on the highway. Within this sort of setup, the new 2018 Lincoln MKT should be powerful in its class segment.

2018 Lincoln MKT Rear Angle2018 Lincoln MKT Release Date and Price

Under the predictions, the coming of 2018 Lincoln MKT for the dealerships might start from the summer of 2017 up to the second half of 2017 reaching the US market for the initiation. Next, the time during the end of 2017 or the early of 2018 will be selected for the other markets. The price list is varied depending on the trim level. The basic version could cost around $44,500 and the EcoBoost with $46,400, a little bit higher.