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2008 Lincoln MKX vs. Its Competition

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Dynamically, the Acura MDX is a better-handling vehicle than the 2008 Lincoln MKX, as is the rear-wheel-drive Cadillac SRX.

If you put a high value on performance, the SRX and BMW X5 offer optional V-8 engines.

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Lincoln has a long road back to regaining its status as a meaningful luxury brand, and the 2008 MKX is a step in the right direction.
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The 2009 Cadillac SRX enters its last year as a good-looking and functional crossover, but tight third-row seating and poor fuel efficiency remain as blemishes on an otherwise solid package.
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The 2009 Lexus RX 350 is a well-liked, competitive utility vehicle that has everything but personality.
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The 2008 Acura MDX has a little more passion than most larger SUVs, with no less practicality.
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The 2008 BMW X5 is better than ever, but could use more dramatic styling and an iDrive transplant.
MSRP From    
$35,840Browse Used Listings$40,460Browse Used Listings$37,700Browse Used Listings$40,195Browse Used Listings$46,200Browse Used Listings
Gas Mileage    
15 MPG City / 24 MPG Hwy13 MPG City / 23 MPG Hwy17 MPG City / 23 MPG Hwy15 MPG City / 20 MPG Hwy15 MPG City / 23 MPG Hwy
Gas V6Gas V6Gas V6Gas V6Gas I6
EPA Class    
2WD Sport Utility VehiclesN/A2WD Sport Utility Vehicle4WD Sport Utility Vehicle4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Style Name    
FWD 4-DoorRWD 4-Door V6FWD 4-Door4WD 4-DoorAWD 4-Door 3.0si
Front Wheel DriveRWDFront Wheel Drive4 Wheel DriveAll-Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity    
Passenger Doors    
Body Style    
4 Door SUV4 Door4-Door SUV4 Door4 Door Sport Utility Vehicle
AutomaticAutomatic w/ODAutomaticAutomatic w/ODAutomatic
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