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Selected Style FrontTrak 4-Door 2.0T Premium Plus
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FrontTrak 4-Door 2.0T Premium Plus 20 29 $30,227 $32,500
FrontTrak 4-Door 2.0T Prestige 20 29 $30,227 $32,500
quattro 4-Door 2.0T Premium Plus 20 28 $32,178 $34,600
quattro 4-Door 2.0T Prestige 20 28 $32,178 $34,600
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door 20 29 $31,445 $33,100
AWD 4-Door 19 26 $33,815 $35,595
FWD 4-Door Black Label 20 29 $43,202 $46,205
AWD 4-Door Black Label 19 26 $45,535 $48,700
Pricing
Invoice Price
$30,227
$31,445
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$32,500
$33,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$542 / month
$552 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2015 Audi Q3 stakes out its claim in compact-crossover territory, with Google Earth to map the way. The 2015 MKC doesn’t go far in redefining Lincoln as a brand, but badging aside, it presents as exactly the luxury product shoppers want—a lively and lavish, yet super-refined compact crossover.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 29 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.4 38.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.6 55.3
Front Leg Room (in) 40 42.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Front Hip Room (in) 58 54.4
Second Leg Room (in) 31.1 36.8
Front Head Room (in) 37 39.6
Second Hip Room (in) 56.1 52.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.8 56
Passenger Volume (ft³) - 97.9
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 172.6 179.2
Height, Overall (in) 62.6 65.2
Liftover Height (in) 30.8 -
Track Width, Rear (in) 62 62.5
Wheelbase (in) 102.5 105.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.1 73.4
Track Width, Front (in) 61.9 62.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.7 -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 16.7 25.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 34.6 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 16.7 25.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 64.3 -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 39.4 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 48.2 53.1
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 12.4
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 13.2
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) 4-Wheel -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Location Midship -
Fuel Tank Location Midship -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9 15.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.7 38
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P235/50HR18 P235/50HR18
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P235/50HR18 P235/50HR18
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4706 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - 3791
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7 18 X 8
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7 18 X 8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 -
Engine
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 207 @ 1700 270 @ 3000
Engine Order Code NA 999
Displacement 2.0 L/121 2.0 L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5100 240 @ 5500
Engine Oil Cooler Regular Duty -
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 20
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 29
Transmission
Transfer Case Power Take Off No -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.16 1.41
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 0.74
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.95 4.48
Trans PTO Access No -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55 1.84
Trans Type 6 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.86 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 2.88
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.30 2.87
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - 3.36
Summary
Body Style Sport Utility Sport Utility
Vehicle Name Audi Q3 Lincoln MKC
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link
Axle Type - Rear Independent -
Suspension Type - Front Strut Strut
Axle Type - Front Independent -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) - Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 7.6 7.7
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score - 5.0
Vehicle
EPA Classification - Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - 2000
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) - 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - 200
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 -
 
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