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2012 BMW 5-Series Gran Turismo

2012 Lincoln MKT

  2012 BMW 5-Series Gran Turismo 4-door Sedan 550i Gran Turismo RWD Angular Front Exterior View 2012 Lincoln MKT
Invoice $52,440 $41,674
15/28 16/24
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Bottom Line The 2012 BMW 5-Series Gran Turismo is an intriguing design with a luxurious interior and limo-like back seat, but it has narrow niche appeal--and it's neither as nimble as the 5 sedans nor as handy as the X5 (or a wagon). Read Full Review EcoBoost thrust and limo-like space may attract you more to the 2012 Lincoln MKT than its polarizing shape, but we're among its fans. Read Full Review
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  • Handsome exterior
  • Excellent interior layout
  • Flexibility and cargo versatility
  • Top-notch powertrains
  • More effiicient than a crossover


  • Niche appeal
  • Doesn't handle as well as the sedan
  • Not all that maneuverable


  • A risk-taking shape
  • Front, middle seats are thrones
  • EcoBoost's blast of torque
  • A technology flagship
  • The second-row fridge you've longed for


  • Maybe not the grille of your dreams
  • Third-row seat just a bit tight for adults
  • Front-seat headrests push sit too far forward
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