The Ford Mondeo III significantly loses with the Lincoln MKZ in the category of amount of horses under the hood having them by 115 hp less. As a result the engine of the Lincoln MKZ, as opposed to the Ford Mondeo III Sedan 1.8 16V 110HP manual, provides lots of power and good acceleration.
Width of a car influences on room in the cabin and also stability during driving. The Lincoln MKZ is widther by 21 mm in comparison to the Ford and is not really worth considering. The average for the „mid-size” class amounts to approximately 1,764 millimeters and is by 4 % larger than the width of the Lincoln MKZ 3.0 225HP.
The Ford Mondeo III Sedan 1.8 16V 110HP manual gives way to the Lincoln in the field of fuel tank size. The Lincoln is able to carry by 7 l more fuel in relation to its rival.
The Lincoln MKZ 3.0 225HP is 93 millimeters longer in comparison to the Ford Mondeo III Sedan. Long vehicles have roomy cabin and usually have plenty of trunk space. Although the Lincoln MKZ occurs to be better option for families or drivers who value soft, smooth long-distance driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Ford Mondeo III Sedan may be more appropriate to the young as it will not make problems with parking and will be more maneuverable.
Model release date
Production of the older vehicle began 7 years prior to its rival hence it is reasonable to suppose that this vehicle features not so modern solutions used.
The higher a vehicle is, the better is the comfort of boarding it and greater capacity of putting big amount of stuff to it. The difference between these two cars that amounts to 17 millimeters to the advantage of the Lincoln MKZ is insignificant and does not matter much.