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2014 Infiniti Q50 vs. 2014 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid than the Infiniti Q50, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Infiniti Q50 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Infiniti Q50 as you will with the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Infiniti Q50 is somewhat more expensive than the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Infiniti Q50 and the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Infiniti Q50 is much slimmer than the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The Infiniti Q50 is slightly shorter than the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Infiniti Q50 does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Infiniti Q50 has a much more powerful engine than the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Infiniti Q50 and the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid. The Infiniti Q50 has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid.

Warranty
The basic warranty for the Infiniti Q50 offers a little more coverage than the basic warranty of the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid in terms of months/miles.

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2014 Infiniti
Q50

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MSRP*: $37,150 - $45,450

2014 Lincoln
MKZ Hybrid

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MSRP*: $35,190
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Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.19% --
City MPG: 19 - 20 38
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 27 - 29 --
Engine(s): V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $34,550 - $42,269 $33,431

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