New 2018 Lincoln MKX Pittsburgh, PA

Comparing the Lincoln MKX to the Cadillac XT5

Luxurious inside and out, the Lincoln MKX is a mid-size crossover SUV that's set to provide you and your Pittsburgh, PA passengers with a sophisticated and convenient driving experience unlike anything else. However, there are a lot of vehicles in this class and, with such strong competition, we here at South Hills Lincoln, Inc. serving Coraopolis and Bethel Park would love to tell you why it belongs at the very top of your must-have list. We know that drivers from Canonsburg to Washington are savvy car-shoppers, so take a look below and see how a new Lincoln MKX stands up to a main rival - the Cadillac XT5 - and leaves it shrinking in the rearview mirror with ease.

The Lincoln MKX vs. the Cadillac XT5

  • The starting price of the Lincoln MKX is $38,260 MSRP, considerably more affordable than the Cadillac XT5's starting price of $39,395 MSRP.
  • The base engine in the Lincoln MKX provides 278 lb-ft of torque, edging out the Cadillac XT5's base engine's 271 lb-ft of torque.
  • The Lincoln MKX comes with standard features like a security system, fog lamps, steering wheel audio controls, Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, Bluetooth connectivity, and heated front seats; none of which are standard in the Cadillac XT5.
  • The Lincoln MKX provides the simple-but-necessary convenience of a spare tire, while the XT5 provides none.
  • Your larger passengers will be delighted to find than the MKX provides more head, shoulder, hip, and leg room in both the front and rear seats than the XT5.
  • The Lincoln MKX also offers more cargo space thank the XT5 - compare a maximum of 68.8 cubic feet in the former to a maximum of 63 cubic feet in the latter.
  • The additional safety of features like front side air bags, Stability Control, and Brake Assist are standard in the MKX; the same can't be said about the Cadillac XT5.