NEW FOR 2013:
– Mid-cycle refresh.
Going into 2013, the Lincoln MKS gets a thorough mid-cycle refresh.
Kissin’-cousin to the Ford Taurus, the MKS comes with a 3.7-litre V6 or twin-turbocharged, direct-injection 3.5-litre EcoBoost V6. Both use a six-speed automatic transmission with manual shift mode. The MKS is all-wheel drive only.
Standard features include 19-inch alloy wheels, dual-zone automatic climate control, heated mirrors with memory, puddle lamps, and auto-dimming driver’s side, dual chrome exhaust tips, adaptive xenon headlamps, LED taillights, front and rear parking sensor system, rain-sensing wipers, touch-sensitive access keypad, proximity key with pushbutton start, capless fuel filler system, leather 12-way power heated and cooled front seats, heated rear seats, power rear sunshade, auto-dimming rearview mirror, MyKey vehicle control system, SYNC voice-activated communications and entertainment system, six-CD/MP3 stereo with Sirius satellite radio, wood steering wheel with power tilt and telescopic column, garage door opener, rain-sensing wipers, 60/40 split-folding rear seat, and fog lamps.
The EcoBoost adds an engine block heater and 20-inch polished aluminum wheels.