Compare 2012 Lincoln MKZ vs 2012 Volvo S60

2012 Lincoln MKZ
2012 Volvo S60
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4-Door Sedan FWD Hybrid
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan FWD 18 27 $32,677 $34,755
4-Door Sedan FWD Hybrid 41 36 $32,677 $34,755
4-Door Sedan AWD 17 25 $34,435 $36,645
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FWD 4-Door Sedan T5 w/Moonroof
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door Sedan T5 20 30 $29,422 $31,300
FWD 4-Door Sedan T5 w/Moonroof 20 30 $29,422 $31,300
AWD 4-Door Sedan T6 18 26 $36,143 $38,450
AWD 4-Door Sedan T6 w/Moonroof 18 26 $36,143 $38,450
AWD 4-Door Sedan T6 R-Design 18 26 $40,373 $42,950
Pricing
Invoice Price
$32,677
$29,422
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$34,755
$31,300
Monthly Payment Estimate
$579 / month
$522 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.0
8.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2012 Lincoln MKZ has supple leather and wood trim for luxury-car street cred, and hybrid flower power to appeal to greens. The 2012 Volvo S60 family shows that sport sedans can feel edgy without giving up their leading edge in safety, design, and interior interior comfort.
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Fuel Economy
City
41 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
36 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Midsize Cars Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
36.7 33.5
Front Head Room (in)
38.7 38.3
Second Hip Room (in)
53.5 53.5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.2 57.0
Passenger Volume (ft³)
99.0 92
Second Head Room (in)
37.8 37.4
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.8 55.2
Front Leg Room (in)
42.3 41.9
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Hip Room (in)
54.0 54.9
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
72.2 73.4
Track Width, Front (in)
61.3 62.1
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
189.8 182.2
Height, Overall (in)
56.9 58.4
Track Width, Rear (in)
61.0 62.0
Wheelbase (in)
107.4 109.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
11.8 12.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
17.5 17.8
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.8 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
N/A - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.0 15.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.5 39.0
Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion Pwr Speed Sensitive
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P225/50VR17 P235/45R17
Rear Tire Order Code
T7C NA
Front Tire Size
P225/50VR17 P235/45R17
Spare Tire Size
Compact - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code
T7C NA
Spare Tire Order Code
N/A NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA 3307
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA 331
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA 496
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA 3307
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3756 3548
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7.5 17 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7.5 17 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
8.5 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
- TBD - 266 @ 1800-4800
Engine Order Code
993 NA
Displacement
2.5L/152 2.5L/154
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
191 Combined 250 @ 5000
Engine Type
Gas/Electric I4 Turbocharged Gas I5
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
39 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
36 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
41 20
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 1.03
Trans Description Cont.
Continuously Variable Ratio Automatic w/Manual Shift
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.97
First Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 3.82
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 1.41
Trans Type
1 6
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 1.19
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 5.28
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 2.15
Trans Order Code
44H NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.57 3.93/2.68
Summary
Vehicle Name
Lincoln MKZ Volvo S60
Body Style
Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.7 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.9 NA
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Independent Multilink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front
Short/Long Arm MacPherson Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
4.7 8.0
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
9 5
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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