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2020 BMW 330 vs. 2020 Lincoln MKZ Review

New 2020 BMW 330

2020 BMW
330

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New 2020 Lincoln MKZ

2020 Lincoln
MKZ

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MSRP*
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$40,750 to $42,750
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$36,750 to $44,500
Invoice* $38,400 to $40,260 $35,096 to $42,276
MPG - City 25 - 26 20
MPG - Hwy 34 - 36 29 - 31
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested ****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The BMW 330 offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the Lincoln MKZ with comparable rear head- and legroom in both vehicles. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the BMW 330, drivers may find the Lincoln MKZ a little roomier and somewhat more comfortable.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the BMW 330 as you will with the Lincoln MKZ, 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 BMW 330 is somewhat more expensive than the Lincoln MKZ. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The BMW 330 and the Lincoln MKZ have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the BMW 330 is much slimmer than the Lincoln MKZ, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The BMW 330 is slightly shorter than the Lincoln MKZ, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW 330 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Lincoln MKZ.

Handling
The BMW 330 has about the same turning radius as the Lincoln MKZ, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW 330 is somewhat more powerful than the Lincoln MKZ.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW 330 and the Lincoln MKZ. The BMW 330 has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Lincoln MKZ.

Warranty
The BMW 330 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lincoln MKZ.