Compare 2012 Audi A6 vs 2012 Lincoln MKS

2012 Audi A6
2012 Lincoln MKS
Add Vehicle
Select style
4-Door Sedan FrontTrak 2.0T Premium
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan FrontTrak 2.0T Premium 25 33 $38,782 $41,700
4-Door Sedan FrontTrak 2.0T Premium Plus 25 33 $38,782 $41,700
4-Door Sedan quattro 3.0T Premium 19 28 $46,408 $49,900
4-Door Sedan quattro 3.0T Premium Plus 19 28 $46,408 $49,900
4-Door Sedan quattro 3.0T Prestige 19 28 $46,408 $49,900
Select style
4-Door Sedan 3.7L FWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 3.7L FWD 17 25 $39,035 $41,500
4-Door Sedan 3.7L AWD 16 23 $40,793 $43,390
4-Door Sedan 3.5L AWD w/EcoBoost 17 25 $45,443 $48,390
Pricing
Invoice Price
$38,782
$39,035
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$41,700
$41,500
Monthly Payment Estimate
$695 / month
$692 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.4
8.8
TCC’s Bottom Line
It's the same V-6 blast to drive as the far more sexy A7, which makes the 2012 Audi A6 a little irrelevant for those not fixated on five seats or four cylinders. The 2012 Lincoln MKS writes its own definition of luxury with great straight-line performance, quiet good looks, and a spacious interior.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
25 mpg 17 mpg
Highway
33 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Midsize Cars Large Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
37.8 38.6
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.3 57.4
Front Leg Room (in)
41.3 41.9
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 55.3
Second Leg Room (in)
37.4 38.6
Front Head Room (in)
37.2 39.7
Second Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 55.3
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.5 58.6
Passenger Volume (ft³)
97.2 105.8
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
57.8 61.6
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.7 65.4
Wheelbase (in)
114.7 112.9
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.8 75.9
Track Width, Front (in)
64.1 65.0
Min Ground Clearance (in)
4.6 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
193.9 204.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
14.1 18.4
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.8 x - TBD - 12.8 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.6 x - TBD - 12.3 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
19.8 19.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.0 39.7
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD - 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.1 17.0
Tires
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
225/55R17 P235/55R18
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
225/55R17 P235/55R18
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA 150
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA 1000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3682 4151
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x - TBD - 18 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x - TBD - 18 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 11.1
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
180 190
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
211 @ 4300 273 @ 6250
Engine Type
Turbocharged Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System
Direct Injection Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
258 @ 1500 270 @ 4250
Engine Order Code
NA 99R
Displacement
2.0L/121 3.7L/227
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
25 17
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
28 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
33 25
Transmission
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.63 2.88
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 2.87
Trans Order Code
NA 44J
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.85 3.16
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 1.41
Trans Description Cont.
Continuously Variable Ratio Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.74
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.83-0.61 4.48
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 1.84
Trans Type
1 6
Summary
Body Style
Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name
Audi A6 Lincoln MKS
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 1.0
Suspension Type - Rear
Trapezoidal-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Four-Link MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
NA - TBD -
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
5 4
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.7 9.1
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
- --
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
- --
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
- --
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
- --
Overall Side Crash Rating
- --
Side Barrier Rating
- --
Side Barrier Rating Driver
- --
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
- --
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
- --
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
- --
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
- --
Rollover Rating
-

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Continue