The Cadillac Escalade III 6.2 V8 409HP automatic has by 54 % more horsepower compared to Lincoln MKX. The Cadillac Escalade III 6.2 V8 409HP automatic will be distinctly better accelerate thanks to grater amout of horses under its hoot. Also maneuvers like overtaking and passing obstacles like TIRs or buses should be much more easier for the Cadillac equipped with more powerful motor.
The width of the vehicle influences on passanger's inner room and stability of driving. The Cadillac Escalade III is 77 mm wider in comparison to the Lincoln MKX. It is often clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more space for their elbows.
The Lincoln MKX 3.5 265HP gives way to the Cadillac in the category of fuel tank size. The Cadillac Escalade III is able to carry by 32 % more fuel in relation to its rival.
The wheelbase of a car equals the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to more appropriate vehicle's weight distribution. Cadillac Escalade III has 5 % longer wheelbase distance in comparison to Lincoln. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the stability and steering. Thus, the mass of Cadillac Escalade III should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
Ground clearance is defined as the minimum distance between the vehicle underbody and the road. As for these two cars, it is the Cadillac which has 51 percent higher ground clearance in comparison to the Lincoln MKX. This is why the Cadillac Escalade III will cope better with dirt roads and high curbs in the city. There is olso one minus - the higher ride height means a higher center of gravity, which can adversely affect the handling of the vehicle.
The Cadillac Escalade III is 9 % longer in relation to the Lincoln MKX 3.5 265HP. The length of the car is significant in respect of driving comfort and room in the boot. The Cadillac preasumbly will be offering to it's users more space for legs. Aditionally the Cadillac Escalade III will be better driven but the Lincoln MKX 3.5 265HP will be a slightly easier for parking due to shorter length .
If you are a tall driver or you happen to carry in the trunk stuffs of big dimensions, the Cadillac, which is by 11 percent higher than the Lincoln MKX 3.5 265HP, is better pick for you. However, these two cars do not vary much when it comes to its height and it should not be much noticeable.
For a gentle travelling around town, it is tempting to opt for an automatic however the type of transmisison may have a considerable effect on fuel economy. Automatics may burn up somewhere from 5 to 10% more than manuals.