Lincoln MKX Reliability

Over the recent years, Lincoln has introduced some of the best luxury vehicles in the market. The Lincoln MKX is a mid-size luxury crossover SUV manufactured and sold by Lincoln, the luxury brand of Ford Motors. It started production back in 2016.


The Lincoln MKX was the first crossover SUV offered by Lincoln and is currently in its second generation. It is available in both front-wheel and all-wheel-drive. A 3.7 Cyclone V6 engine powers the new MKX which produces 335 horsepower. It accelerates from 0 to 60mph in around 5.9 which is average for a luxury SUV.


The vehicles from Lincoln are usually good in terms of reliability scores. Sometimes they’re at the top of the list while sometimes just around the average mark. However, the Lincoln MKX is better than just being average with a reliability rating of 3.0 out of 5.0, which helps to rank the MKX 9th out of 14 for luxury midsize SUVs. According to J.D. Power, the 2016 Lincoln MKX has the highest rating among other models with a score of 80 out of 100.


According to National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the MKX scored pretty well with an overall five stars overall score in both crash and safety testing. The Lincoln MKX scores well in IIHS safety testing as well, making it one of the finest safe four-wheel on the road.

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Depreciation Rate

The Lincoln is known for not holding their value that well with time. However, the Lincoln MKX is better than the other siblings of the ‘MK’ family. The 2018 Lincoln MKX has a forecasted depreciation rate of 35% after 5 years, which is the lowest as compared to the other luxury vehicles from Lincoln.

Maintenance and Repair

Luxury vehicles are quite expensive in terms of their maintenance and repair costs. However, the Lincoln MKX has annual maintenance costs of around $811, which is still lower than the average industry vehicle.


Is Lincoln MKX a Front-Wheel-Drive, Rear-Wheel-Drive or All-Wheel-Drive car?    

The Lincoln MKX is a All Wheel car.    

How many seats are in the Lincoln MKX?    

The Lincoln MKX is a car with 5 seats. The EPA Classification for this car is: Small SUV 4WD    

What is the horsepower in a Lincoln MKX and does it have a turbo?    

The Lincoln MKX has 303 horsepower and 278 lb-ft of torque. The engine is a Regular Unleaded V-6 with a displacement of 3.7 L The fuel system is: Sequential MPI.    

What type of wheels does it have?    

Lincoln MKX has 20 X 9 inch Aluminum Front Wheels and 20 X 9 inch Aluminum Rear Wheels.

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How many miles can a Lincoln MKX last?

Your Lincoln MKX should last as long possible. Your MKX will last 200,000 miles if you do your best to maintain it.

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