2019 Lincoln MKC vs 2019 Honda CRV
Finding the right compact premium SUV can be quite a challenge. Thankfully, the sales and service experts at South Bay Lincoln works hard to make sure our customers have all the information they need to make an educated purchase. One of the ways we accomplish this task is by comparing our new Lincoln SUVs with the competition. Today, we are going to contrast our 2019 Lincoln MKC with the 2019 Honda CRV.
2019 Lincoln MKC
This inspiring compact SUV available from South Bay Lincoln redefines the luxury automotive experience. The 2019 Lincoln MKC is available in four trim levels, nine exterior colors, FWD and AWD, and seating for five. Depending on the trim, you can choose between two powerful engines including the Twin-Scroll turbocharged 2.3-liter I-4 engine that kicks out 285 horsepower at 5,500 rpm and 305 lb.-ft. of torque at 2,750 rpm. The six-speed SelectShift automatic transmission with paddle activation can help you get an EPA-estimated MPG of up to 27 highway and 20 city in fuel economy.* To give you an optimal ride on any surface, the 2019 Lincoln MKC can be equipped with traction control, Auto Start-Stop Technology, traction control, and Torque Vectoring Control. There is also Adaptive Suspension with three drive modes – Comfort, Normal and Sport. To keep you and your passengers as safe as possible, the 2019 Lincoln MKC features an impressive array of features such as:
- Rear View Camera
- Reverse Sensing System With Audible Guidance While Backing Up
- BLIS with Cross‑Traffic Alert
- Pre-Collision Assist With Pedestrian Detection
- Active Park Assist With Park Out Assist
- Forward Sensing System
- Lane-Keeping System With Driver Alert System
When it comes to latest hi-tech connectivity, entertainment, and luxury features, the 2019 Lincoln MKC delivers. You'll love the comfort provided by the dual-zone electronic automatic temperature control, Wollsdorf leather-wrapped steering wheel, heated and cooled front seats, and carpeted front and rear floor mats with Alcantara binding. To stay entertained and connected drivers and passengers can enjoy the Enhanced THX II certified audio system, SYNC 3, Voice-Activated Touchscreen Navigation System, and the exclusive Lincoln Way app.
2019 Honda CRV
While the 2019 Honda CRV is a popular SUV that has a number of pros and cons. Powering the Honda CRV is a 184 horsepower, 2.4-Liter DOHC i-VTEC four-cylinder engine. This SUV, which is available in four trim levels, features a CVT transmission, Real Time AWD, and Hill Start Assist. Some of the safety benefits of the 2019 Honda CRV include six airbags, multi-angle rearview camera with guidelines, and LED daytime running lights. As far as connectivity and entertainment the CRV comes standard with Bluetooth HandsFreeLink, Pandora compatibility, USB Audio Interface, SiriusXM Radio, and a 5.0-inch infotainment touchscreen.
Finding the Right Compact SUV
After taking this brief look at both the 2019 Lincoln MKC and 2019 Honda CRV, some things are quite clear: the Lincoln MKC has a more powerful engine, offers a better ride, and is a much more stylish SUV. If all those sound great to you, then you need to visit us in Hawthorne and get behind the wheel of the 2019 Lincoln MKC. To make that happen, contact South Bay Lincoln and schedule a test-drive today.
*EPA-estimated city/hwy mpg. See fueleconomy.gov for fuel economy of other engine/transmission combinations. Actual mileage will vary.