2018 Nissan Maxima vs 2018 Lincoln MKZ

2018 Nissan Maxima vs 2018 Lincoln MKZ

You can never go wrong when you are choosing between two high-end sedan vehicles, but maybe one choice would have been slightly more right than the other. It is always good to feel like you’ve made the best decision, and vehicle comparison can help you feel that way. Here, we are comparing two luxury sedans: the 2018 Nissan Maxima and the 2018 Lincoln MKZ.

Both of these vehicles are fine contesters, and we would be hard-pressed to make a decision between the two. We understand your predicament, and we think we can help. Below, we have gathered information about key features in a side-by-side chart comparison with more information following.

2018 Nissan Maxima 


2018 Lincoln MKZ 

$36,990  Starting MSRP  $35,550 
11.1 L per 100 km in the city and 7.8 L per 100 km on the highway  Estimated fuel economy rating  11.8 L per 100 km in the city and 8.4 L per 100 km on the highway 
3.5 L V6 engine  Engine types  2.0 L Turbocharged I-4 engine 
Xtronic CVT ® (Continuously Variable Transmission) with Drive Mode Selector and manual mode  Transmission type  6-Speed SelectShift Automatic with paddle shifters 

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In the chart above we have included some performance specifications as well as the starting MSRP of the lowest trim level for both vehicles. Overall, they are very similar vehicles in that they are powerful and vary only a little in both estimated fuel economy rating and starting MSRP. The standard engine on the 2018 Nissan Maxima can put out 300 horsepower at 6,400 rpm and 261 lb.-ft of torque at 4,400 rpm. For safety, it is equipped with the Nissan Advanced Air Bag System which is present on many Nissan models.

Here at Penticton Nissan we may not have new Nissan Maxima vehicles, but we do have 2018 models of many Nissan vehicles such as the 2018 Nissan Altima, the 2018 Nissan Kicks, or the 2018 Nissan Qashqai. Plus, we have many used Nissan vehicles of various models. All 2018 Nissan vehicles are covered under a three-year or 60,000 km Comprehensive New Vehicle Warranty, a five-year or 100,000 km Powertrain Warranty, an eight-year or 130,000 km Emission Control Warranty, and a five-year unlimited km Corrosion Perforation Warranty. Buy with Penticton Nissan to get a vehicle that you can rely on.

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