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2014 Lincoln MKZ vs. 2014 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Lincoln MKZ offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid with comparable rear head- and legroom in both vehicles. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Lincoln MKZ and the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Lincoln MKZ 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). Whether you pick the Lincoln MKZ or the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid, it's going to cost you about the same. 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 MKZ and the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Lincoln MKZ is about the same width as the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid. When looking at overall length, the Lincoln MKZ takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid.

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

Handling
The Lincoln MKZ has about the same turning radius as the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Lincoln MKZ 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 Lincoln MKZ and the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Lincoln MKZ will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid.

Warranty
The Lincoln MKZ comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid.

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2014 Lincoln
MKZ

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MSRP*: $35,190 - $37,080

2014 Lincoln
MKZ Hybrid

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MSRP*: $35,190
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: -- --
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.25% --
City MPG: 22 38
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 31 - 33 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $33,431 - $35,226 $33,431

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