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2012 Chrysler 300

2012 Lincoln MKS

  2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8 2012 Lincoln MKS
Invoice $26,712 $39,035
14/31 16/25
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Bottom Line Riper and more mature, the latest Chrysler 300 has classically handsome looks and in the right versions, big rear-drive fun. Read Full Review The 2012 Lincoln MKS writes its own definition of luxury with great straight-line performance, quiet good looks, and a spacious interior. Read Full Review
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  • Styling's matured
  • New interior is a winner
  • Eight-speed automatic #FTW
  • HEMI still blows off doors
  • Big, pretty LCD displays


  • HEMIs still have five-speed automatics
  • Dash plastics attract dust
  • No longer the ersatz Bentley Continental


  • Subtle, handsome looks
  • Turbo EcoBoost power
  • Controlled, quiet ride
  • Huge standard-features list


  • Lacks snob appeal
  • Drives big
  • Active headrests intrude on comfort
  • Trunk opening is small, high
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