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2014 Lincoln MKT vs. 2015 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Lincoln MKT than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class. The Lincoln MKT will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

Convenience
With the Mercedes-Benz E-Class you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Lincoln MKT, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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). Based on MSRP, the Lincoln MKT is clearly a better financial choice over the Mercedes-Benz E-Class. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Lincoln MKT and the Mercedes-Benz E-Class have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Lincoln MKT is much wider than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Lincoln MKT, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Lincoln MKT and the Mercedes-Benz E-Class do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Lincoln MKT has a significantly larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the Lincoln MKT and the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Lincoln MKT and the Mercedes-Benz E-Class. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Lincoln MKT will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

Warranty
The Lincoln MKT comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

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2014 Lincoln
MKT

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MSRP*: $43,050 - $45,045

2015 Mercedes-Benz
E-Class

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MSRP*: $59,000 - $103,200
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $2,000
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 1.99%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 16 - 17 15 - 20
Highway MPG: 23 - 25 21 - 27
Engine(s): V-6 V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 7 - 7 5 - 7
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $40,898 - $42,792 $54,870 - $95,976

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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