2016 Lincoln MKZ vs 2016 Acura TLX

There are very few entry level luxury sedans that come completely loaded right from the factory, especially at a very reasonable price point. Fortunately, the new 2016 Lincoln MKZ is the exception to that. This vehicle is bold, sophisticated and luxurious and comes packed with the latest and greatest safest, technology and convenience features from Ford. You won't find another luxury sedan on the market that can match the standard features on the MKZ without putting a major strain on your finances. The new 2016 Lincoln MKZ was recently released and it is truly better than ever. Lincoln took everything that consumers already loved about this vehicle and improved upon it for the new model year, continue reading to learn more.

The entry level luxury sedan segment is full of vehicles vying for market share. However, we honestly believe that the Lincoln MKZ is the best vehicle in the segment and we are going to prove it. In our opinion, the easiest way to prove the dominance of the MKZ is to match it up against some of the top competitor vehicles in the segment. Therefore, we have decided to do a 2016 Lincoln MKZ vs 2016 Acura TLX review, continue reading to learn more.

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2016 Lincoln MKZ vs 2016 Acura TLX
22 MPG City Fuel Economy 24 MPG
270 @ 3000 RPM Torque 182 @ 4500 RPM
2.0L EcoBoost I-4 Engine 2.4L I-4
231 @ 5000 RPM Horsepower 206 @ 6800 RPM

2016 Lincoln MKZ: Sophisticated and Bold

One of the things that drivers really seem to love about the new 2016 Lincoln MKC is the wide-variety of customization options that it is offered with. For example, there are engine options to fit the needs and wants of every driver. They offer EcoBoost engines, hybrids and more. So Lincoln has you covered whether you are looking for great performance, fuel economy or something in between. Even the base level engine performs extremely well. In fact, it is able to significantly outperform the base engine on the 2016 Acura TLX. The 2016 Lincoln MKZ is able to produce 231 horsepower with 270 pound-feet of torque. On the other hand, the 2016 Acura TLX is only able to make 182 horsepower with 206 pound-feet of torque. Also, both the 2016 Lincoln MKZ and 2016 Acura TLX are very comparable to each other in regards to fuel economy. Therefore, drivers looking for the perfect balance between performance and fuel economy would be wise to choose the new 2016 Lincoln MKZ.

As we mentioned earlier, the 2016 Lincoln MKZ comes with an impressive list of both standard and available features. The feature list on the 2016 Lincoln MKZ far exceeds that of the 2016 Acura TLX. The 2016 Lincoln MKZ is available with features such as: Revel Audio, a redesigned control panel, ambient lighting, Lincoln Drive Control, adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go, SYNC 3 infotainment system, enhanced active park assist, pre-collision assist with pedestrian detection, MyLincoln Mobile App and much more. When you match up the features of the MKZ vs the TLX it becomes very clear that the MKZ is the obvious choice.

Sun Roof on the 2016 Lincoln MKZ
Roof of the 2016 Lincoln MKZ
Interior of the 2016 Lincoln MKZ
Technology on the 2016 Lincoln MKZ

2016 Lincoln Navigator Exterior
2016 Lincoln MKX Exterior