Lincoln Debuts All-New MKX in Detroit

Lincoln Motor Company (still a subsidiary of Ford Motor Company) took the world stage Tuesday morning to shows its all-new MKX luxury midsize crossover utility vehicle. While not calling it at 2016 model, the next MKX will boast a choice of V-6 powertrains including the new 330hp turbocharged EcoBoost 2.7-liter V-6 and two new available Lincoln Black Label limited edition designer themes.

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This next MKX features Lincoln’s new design theme along with more refinement and the latest technology offered by the automaker. Body structure and chassis components have been upgraded and complement the new integral link rear suspension making this the best-handling, best-riding and quietest MKX yet.

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Highlighting the new interior is Lincoln’s adaptation of new Revel audio system from Harman. The Revel Ultima system in the Black Label MKX will feature 19 speakers with point source architecture and QuantumLogic surround sound techology for optimal, adjustable audio listening.

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Lincoln says the new MKX will go on sale this fall.


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David was editor of AutoworldToday at Today Newspapers in the Dallas suburbs until its closing in 2009. He was also webmaster and photographer/videographer. He got started doing photography for the newspaper while working as a firefighter/paramedic in one of his towns, and began working for the newspaper group full-time in 1992. David entered automotive journalism in 1998 and became AutoworldToday editor in 2002. On the average, he drives some 100 new vehicles each year. He enjoys the great outdoors and as an avid fly fisherman, as is his spouse Tish. He especially enjoys nature photography and is inspired by the works of Ansel Adams.