The 2016 Lincoln MKT is a full-size, three-row, luxury crossover with a very distinctive design. In fact, it might have proven to be too distinctive for the majority of premium customers, who aren’t always the most daring when it comes to design. The MKT also shows off a wide range of Lincoln’s top luxury cues and the kind of commanding road presence that’s missing from most of its shorter rivals. Speaking of which, the MKT’s competitive set is surprisingly small in terms of numbers, too; not all luxury brands even offer dedicated three-row crossovers. For example, BMW, Cadillac, and Lexus are prominently absent from the segment.
This road test and review, however, features the MKT's many benefits in order of what we feel are the most notable.