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2017 Lincoln MKC vs. 2017 Nissan Pathfinder Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Nissan Pathfinder than in the Lincoln MKC, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Nissan Pathfinder will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Lincoln MKC.

Convenience
The Nissan Pathfinder requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Lincoln MKC, making it more convenient to drive.

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 Lincoln MKC is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan Pathfinder. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Lincoln MKC and the Nissan Pathfinder have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Lincoln MKC is much slimmer than the Nissan Pathfinder, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Lincoln MKC, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Nissan Pathfinder.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Lincoln MKC transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Nissan Pathfinder.

Handling
The Lincoln MKC has a smaller turning radius than the Nissan Pathfinder, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Nissan Pathfinder is clearly the choice over the Lincoln MKC for pulling heavy loads. The Lincoln MKC has a little less horsepower than the Nissan Pathfinder.

Utility
The Lincoln MKC has less seating than the Nissan Pathfinder, making the Nissan Pathfinder the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Lincoln MKC has significantly less cargo capacity than the Nissan Pathfinder.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Lincoln MKC than that of the Nissan Pathfinder.

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2017 Lincoln
MKC

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MSRP*: $32,880 - $48,040

2017 Nissan
Pathfinder

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MSRP*: $30,290 - $43,760
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Lease Incentive: As low as 5.71% --
City MPG: 19 - 21 19 - 20
Highway MPG: 25 - 28 26 - 27
Engine(s): Inline-4 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 7 - 7
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $31,236 - $44,917 $28,158 - $40,658

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.