Category: Lincoln MKC

2015 Lincoln MKC Performance Ready to Conquer the Compact Crossover Segment

The Lincoln MKC is the spearhead of the new Lincoln brand lineup. The MKC, thanks to its status as a compact crossover—the most popular segment right now—and its intrinsic excellence, is a great way to reintroduce yourself to the Lincoln brand, which has made huge strides forward over the last several years. The 2015 MKC is an all-new vehicle, but it is easily recognizable as a Lincoln thanks to its familiar grille and body design. However, it also has its own personality and moves the brand forward in many ways. It’s based on the Ford Escape’s platform, but takes things to the next level of luxury all over the vehicle….




2015 Lincoln MKC Named Crossover Vehicle of Texas

The 2015 Lincoln MKC competed in the Texas annual Truck Rodeo and stood out amongst its impressive competition.  The MKC was named “The Crossover Utility Vehicle of Texas” and “Luxury Crossover Vehicle” by the Texas Auto Writers Association.  Lincoln is proud of its new crossover vehicle and is honored by the recognition the MKC has received. “These awards for MKC, following momentum from the all-new MKZ as the start of this latest chapter for Lincoln, demonstrate our plan is on the right track,” stated Kumar Galhotra, president of Lincoln Motor Company. “We’re encouraged that our latest vehicle has been recognized so soon after its debut at such an important and…



Redesigned 2015 Lincoln MKC Ecoboost Ready to Hit the Road

The 2015 Lincoln MKC EcoBoost is ready to shine on the dealer’s showroom floor. Like many other 2015 models, the 2015 Lincoln MKC Ecoboost has a lot of new things to offer for the year, especially when it comes to fuel efficiency. The MKC is a little less powerful this year, yielding 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft torque, but the drop is so small that it’ll barely be noticeable. The zip is still there, reaching its 60 mph in just 6.5 seconds, and it’s still going to get you where you’re going with speed and confidence. The 18 city/26 highway EPA rating for miles per gallon is a modest improvement…



Lincoln Puts Roots Down in Louisville to Support New MKC Crossover

Lincoln is really betting big on its all-new compact crossover, the 2015 Lincoln MKC. They’ve even brought Matthew McConaughey into the fold, hiring him as their new spokesperson—and he’ll be doing quite a bit of promotion for the MKC, in fact. Lincoln is also pouring money and manpower into the Louisville Assembly Plant, where the MKC will be built. The Lincoln Motor Company has pumped $129 million into the plant and also hired 300 new employees to support MKC production. The new crossover is the second of four all-new Lincoln models, all of which will be on the street by 2016. “Lincoln MKC is an important part of Lincoln as…




All-New 2015 Lincoln MKC Features Deepsoft Leather Seating

With the launch of the all-new 2015 Lincoln MKC, the automaker is taking luxury to a whole new level. Lincoln called on an old friend to create a new, Deepsoft leather seating material. The leather is exclusive to Lincoln and will surely be loved by MKC owners. Lincoln revived its relationship with Bridge of Weir® Fine Scottish Leather, a relationship which first began back in the ’50s, in order to create the material. “Deepsoft leather is unique from any product we’ve ever made, truly a luxury cue exclusive to Lincoln,” said Ray Torrance, who works as the Lincoln account manager for Bridge of Weir. “We’re thrilled to be so closely…




The New 2015 Lincoln MKC – Dream Ride, now at LINCOLN OF TROY




Lincoln Gives Us the Skinny on the 2015 MKC’s Power and Fuel Economy

We recently received a bevy of Lincoln’s all-new MKC SUVs here at Lincoln of Troy and now we have the performance numbers to go with them. From first glance, the MKC gives an impressive showing. Add the vehicle’s power and fuel economy ratings to the mix, and things only get better. The 2015 MKC comes standard with a 2.0-liter EcoBoost® engine offering 240 horsepower and 270 pounds per feet of torque. With front-wheel drive, fuel economy is rated at 23 mpg combined. A 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine is also available. While it ups the power to 285 hp and 305 lb.-ft. of torque, the engine’s fuel efficiency decreases only slightly to…




2015 Lincoln MKC Offers Luxury, Performance, Technology

When searching for a new car, you surely have a lot of specifications on your list, and some may seem to cancel each other out. Do you want luxury, or do you want performance? In the case of the 2015 Lincoln MKC, you don’t have to choose; you can have it all, luxury, performance, and top-of-the-line technology. Lincoln designed the MKC to appeal to a new breed of luxury car buyers—those who want a “more personal car-owning experience.” It can also appeal to those who are looking at luxury for the first time; with an attractive starting price of only $33,995, it has the lowest price in the compact luxury…




All-New 2015 MKC Sports All EcoBoost Engine Lineup

Lincoln is currently preparing for its big entrance into the Chinese new auto marketplace later this year; they’ll be breaking into the market with both the MKZ sedan and the all-new MKC, Lincoln’s sporty new luxury small utility vehicle. The MKC, with its unique but quintessentially Lincoln shape and design, is a perfect vehicle for international drivers. Plus, with its all EcoBoost engine lineup, including an all-new 2.3L option, the MKC will be sure to please loyal American Lincoln customers as well. The MKC will be hitting showrooms like ours here at Lincoln of Troy this very month, sporting the lowest starting price of any vehicle in its segment. It…




Lincoln MKC Design Influenced by Music

The Lincoln MKZ has been influenced by more than just standard design, its style isn’t just a look or a visual, it’s the feeling the car induces that makes it special. Soo Kang, interior design for The Lincoln Motor Company, is a cellist especially influenced by music, and used the MKC as a functional, 3D representation of her passion. Through the MKC’s design, Kang engages all senses, creating an emotional connection from the clean, sleek and uncluttered design. Lincoln MKC Specifications “The whole team has to be in rhythm; if someone misses a note, the customer, or audience, if you will, notices. This can create frustration or confusion,” Kang said…