The similarities are surprising. The shared features between the MKZ Hybrid Reserve Model and its gas counterpart go well beyond the exterior. Designers and engineers worked hand and hand to deliver a hybrid powertrain that has an EPA-estimated rating of 42 miles to the gallon in the city,* while keeping almost every surface, button, knob, and interior finish exactly the same....less
*EPA-estimated rating of 42 city/39 hwy/41 combined mpg. Actual mileage may vary.
ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL WITH STOP-AND-GO
Engage and enjoy. The evolution of Adaptive Cruise Control61
to offer Stop-and-Go capability offers an enjoyable and confident drive. When the MKZ is in adaptive cruise mode, a radar scans the road ahead and detects slower traffic ahead. The MKZ can then automatically brake and accelerate to keep you at your set speed or follow at a preset distance with the pace of traffic when speeds are below your set speed. With the addition of Stop-and-Go, the feature can bring your vehicle to a complete stop in stopped traffic and restart it as traffic begins to move. *...less
*If vehicle is stopped for more than three seconds, driver must intervene and press “RES” button or accelerator pedal to resume system operation.
LINCOLN DRIVE CONTROL
ACTIVE NOISE CONTROL
Active noise control heightens overall cabin sound quality by reducing unwanted noise while enhancing sound that is desired. Microphones monitor the sound profile of the cabin, which is then inverted by a signal processor to create an opposing acoustic wave through the speakers. When the opposing wave meets the original sound wave, they cancel each other out, providing a more pleasant driving experience. ...less
The adaptive suspension in the Lincoln MKZ uses an available suite of sensors to monitor and adjust your ride experience. Plus, you can select the operating mode—Comfort, Normal or Sport—that suits the driving experience you prefer, from exceptional ride quality to a spirited, sporty feel. ...less
ELECTRIC POWER-ASSISTED STEERING (EPAS)
Electric power-assisted steering provides an easy, fluid steering feel at low speeds and a firmer, more controlled feel at higher speeds. It also continuously adapts to changing road conditions and compensates for surface irregularities. ...less