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2020 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid vs. 2020 Lincoln MKZ Review

New 2020 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid

2020 Lincoln
MKZ Hybrid

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New 2020 Lincoln MKZ

2020 Lincoln
MKZ

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MSRP*
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$42,500
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$36,750 to $44,500
Invoice* $40,376 $35,096 to $42,276
MPG - City 42 20
MPG - Hwy 39 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** ***** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** **** ****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**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 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the Lincoln MKZ 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 Hybrid and the Lincoln MKZ in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid 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 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid 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 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid and the Lincoln MKZ have similar Destination Charges.

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

Drivetrain
The Lincoln MKZ Hybrid has much less torque than the Lincoln MKZ, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Lincoln MKZ Hybrid 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 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid is significantly less powerful than the Lincoln MKZ. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid and the Lincoln MKZ. The Lincoln MKZ Hybrid has significantly less cargo room than the Lincoln MKZ, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

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