Coming in at about $40,000 to start, the MKX undercuts its default European rivals like the Mercedes-Benz GLE and the BMW X5, but the MKX can be built to a nearly as luxurious standard with just a few options.
Its most obvious rival is the segment-leading, in terms of sales numbers, Lexus RX, which is justifiably popular.
The Nissan Murano is another under-the-radar crossover that feels more luxurious than its nameplate might suggest, and it's something of a bargain.
And then there's the Audi Q5, which is priced about like the MKX but is quite a bit smaller inside and out.
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|16 MPG City / 25 MPG Hwy||17 MPG City / 27 MPG Hwy||14 MPG City / 29 MPG Hwy||19 MPG City / 28 MPG Hwy||13 MPG City / 29 MPG Hwy|
|Regular Unleaded V-6||Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4||Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-6||Regular Unleaded V-6||Premium Unleaded V-6|
|Small SUV 2WD||Small SUV 4WD||Standard Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD||Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD||Standard SUV 2WD|
|Premiere FWD||2.0 TFSI Premium||sDrive35i Sports Activity Vehicle||RX 350 FWD||GLE 350 SUV|
|Front Wheel Drive||All Wheel||Rear Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Rear Wheel Drive|
|Sport Utility||quattro Sport Utility||Sports Activity Vehicle||Sport Utility||Sport Utility|
|Automatic w/OD||Automatic w/OD||Automatic w/OD||Automatic w/OD||Automatic w/OD|
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