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Ford Escape vs. Lincoln MKC Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Ford Escape vs. Lincoln MKC Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $37,435

Ford Escape Titanium   
Difference: $10,070

Lowest Total Invoice: $35,779

Ford Escape Titanium   
Difference: $8,696

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201820172017
ModelEscapeMKCMKC
TrimTitaniumReserveBlack Label
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $32,045 $39,485 $45,475
Base Invoice $30,602 $37,116 $42,519
Towing Package 495    
Safe and Smart Package 1,295    
Cargo cover 135    
All-weather floor mats 125 90 90
Panoramic sunroof 995    
AWD 1,350 2,410 2,405
Climate Package   605 605
Class II trailer hitch   555 555
Technology Package   2,295 2,295
2.3L I4   1,140 1,140
Wood trim   0  
Towing Package 470    
Safe and Smart Package 1,230    
Cargo cover 128    
All-weather floor mats 119 80 80
Panoramic sunroof 945    
AWD 1,290 2,265 2,249
Climate Package   538 538
Class II trailer hitch   494 494
Technology Package   2,043 2,043
2.3L I4   1,014 1,014
Wood trim   0  
Options (change) 4,395 7,095 7,090
Options (change) 4,182 6,434 6,418
Destination 995 925 925
Total Price $37,435 $47,505 $53,490
Total Invoice $35,779 $44,475 $49,862

The configured Ford Escape 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 245hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Lincoln MKC 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 285hp 2.3L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Ford Escape and Lincoln MKC are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Ford Escape Titanium trim is $32,045. The features would cost an additional $4,395. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $37,435.

The base sticker price of the Lincoln MKC Reserve trim is $39,485. The features would cost an additional $7,095. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $47,505.

The base sticker price of the Lincoln MKC Black Label trim is $45,475. The features would cost an additional $7,090. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $53,490.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Ford Escape trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Lincoln MKC trims is 5. Based on this adjustment, the Lincoln MKC Reserve appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Ford Escape 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 245hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Lincoln MKC 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 285hp 2.3L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Ford Escape and Lincoln MKC are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Ford Escape Titanium trim is $30,602. The features would cost an additional $4,182. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $35,779.

The invoice of the Lincoln MKC Reserve trim is $37,116. The features would cost an additional $6,434. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $44,475.

The invoice of the Lincoln MKC Black Label trim is $42,519. The features would cost an additional $6,418. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $49,862.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Ford Escape trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Lincoln MKC trims is 2. Based on this adjustment, the Lincoln MKC Reserve appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Ford Escape vs. Lincoln MKC

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Ford Escape Titanium
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $8,020
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $6,777
Model Year201820172017
ModelEscapeMKCMKC
TrimTitaniumReserveBlack Label
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine245hp I4285hp I4285hp I4
TransmissionT6T6T6
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)20/27 MPG18/25 MPG18/25 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)355, 10?, 10?, 10
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/50-18235/50-18245/45-19
Total Price$37,435$47,505$53,490
Adjustments for Features0-2,050-3,450
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$37,435$45,455$50,040
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$4,585
Total Invoice$35,779$44,475$49,862
Adjustments for Features0-1,919-3,216
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$35,779$42,556$46,646
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$4,090

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Features Comparison: Ford Escape vs. Lincoln MKC

Model Year201820172017
ModelEscapeMKCMKC
TrimTitaniumReserveBlack Label
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100$1100
AWD$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
Active noise reduction $0$0
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250  
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power $350$350
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial $200$200
Curve control$50  
Driver drowsiness monitor $150$150
Obstacle detection, side$100  
Cargo Management 
Console with shifter$150  
Console without shifter $150$150
Second-row under-floor storage$150  
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50  
Concierge Services - 4 year subscription  $200
HD radio$50  
Traffic + travel information$25  
Wi-Fi hotspot$50  
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Approach detection $25$25
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror $75$75
Fog lights$125  
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display $250$250
Power-folding mirrors $50$50
Powertrain 
Automatic start / stop$150  
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats $300$300
Heated second row seats $200$200
Illuminated door sill trim plates $200$200
Leather door panel trim  $250
Synthetic suede headliner  $1000
Upholstered instrument cluster hood, leather  $200
Wood trim $300 
Wood trim, alternative type  $300
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - electrical $500$500
Alloy wheels$350 $350
Electronic systems calibration selector $200$200
Polished alloy wheels $600 
Total Value of Features$4,300$6,350$7,750
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$2,050$3,450
Value of Feature Adjustments0-1,919-3,216

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Specifications Comparison: Ford Escape vs. Lincoln MKC

Model Year20182017
ModelEscapeMKC
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase105.9 in105.9 in
Length178.1 in179.2 in
Width72.4 in73.4 in
Height66.3 in65.2 in
Curb Weight3,765 lb.3,989 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.7 gal.15.5 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.9 in39.6 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.9 in56.0 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.5 in54.4 in
Row 1 Legroom40.4 in40.8 in
Row 2 Headroom39.0 in38.7 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.2 in55.3 in
Row 2 Hip Room52.4 in52.8 in
Row 2 Legroom37.3 in36.8 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
34.0 ft325.2 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
68.0 ft353.1 ft3

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Option Package Details
Ford Escape Titanium

Towing Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls100Yes
Trailer sway control25Yes
Total Requested450100%
Total Not Requested00%
Safe and Smart Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Rain-sensing wipers100Yes
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Rear cross-traffic detection100Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200Yes
Total Requested1800100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
Lincoln MKC Reserve

Class II trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
AC power outlet100Yes
Trailer sway control25Yes
Total Requested450100%
Total Not Requested00%
AWD
FeatureValueRequested?
AWD0Yes
Adaptive dampers - electrical500No
Total Requested00%
Total Not Requested500100%
Climate Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated second row seats200No
Rain-sensing wipers100Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Wiper de-icer25Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Total Requested42568%
Total Not Requested20032%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Semi-automated parking system500Yes
Driver drowsiness monitor150No
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200Yes
Total Requested190084%
Total Not Requested35016%

Option Package Details
Lincoln MKC Black Label

Class II trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
AC power outlet100Yes
Trailer sway control25Yes
Total Requested450100%
Total Not Requested00%
AWD
FeatureValueRequested?
AWD0Yes
245/45HR19 tires400No
Total Requested00%
Total Not Requested400100%
Climate Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated second row seats200No
Rain-sensing wipers100Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Wiper de-icer25Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Total Requested42568%
Total Not Requested20032%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Obstacle detection, front200Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Semi-automated parking system500Yes
Driver drowsiness monitor150No
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200Yes
Total Requested190084%
Total Not Requested35016%

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