The 2013 Lincoln MKX can be improved via Premium, Elite and Limited Edition packages. Standard equipment includes the capless fuel-filling, power tailgate, and 18-inch aluminum wheels. The 2013 Lincoln MKX is equipped with a combined MyLincoln Touch technology perforated leather seats, heated and air before, and Smartphone Sync connections. A premium sound system includes a media hub with two USB ports, SD card reader, jack audio/video input, and a 6-monthly subscription to a satellite radio service. The Dual-zone automatic climate control, Intelligent Access entry key-less push-button starting, wheel tilt/telescoping steering, and aluminum trim panels are also part of the standard equipment package.
2013 Lincoln MKX Optional Features
Three main option packages are offered on the 2013 Lincoln MKX. Elite package adds navigation, THX II surround Certified audio sound system, and a panoramic sunroof. Premium package includes polished aluminum wheels, adaptive hid lights, interior lights on, and blind-spot monitoring system with cross-traffic alert. Limited Edition package offers 20-inch wheels and fine leather and brass unique color. Wood interior trim, extra-cost paint option, 22-inch wheels are also available.
2013 Lincoln MKX Engine
2013 Lincoln MKX is equipped with 3.7-liter V-6 engine that generate 305 horsepower. A automatic transmission 6-speed transfers power to front wheels (FWD) or, optionally, all four wheels (AWD).
2013 Lincoln MKX Safety
Turn the control feature of the new standard for the 2013 Lincoln MKX, added to the AdvanceTrac traction control and stability of the system. Curve Control helps drivers maintain control of the vehicle when it enters a turn going too fast. Curve Control and the Advance Trac, the 2013 Lincoln MKX is equipped with several aspects of safety, including 6 air bags, anti-lock brakes, MyKey programmable features of the car, SOS Post Crash Alert, blind-spot side mirrors, rear park assist sensors, and Sync with Operator Assist , including a 9-1-1 emergency help.
Safety options include a reversing camera, rain-sensing wipers, adaptive lights and turn that swivel to help the driver see around dark corners. The blind-spot monitoring system is also available, and includes cross-traffic alert system. 2013 Loncoln MKX buyers may also select an adaptive cruise control system with Collision Warning and Brake Support, trailer sway control is included in the optional Tow package.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) gives the 2013 Lincoln MKX earn 4-star (out of 5) general crash-test rating, and the protection of the driver and passengers and frontal collision-impact rated 3 stars. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IHS) refers to the 2013 Lincoln MKX a “Top Safety Pick.”