2019 Lincoln MKC  RealSafeCars82Safety Rating

#34 of 2019 SUVs

#67 of all 2019 vehicles

Pictured: 2015 Lincoln MKC
The MKC, which Lincoln introduced in 2015, is a midsize SUV with seating up to 5. The MKC has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2017. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it handles mud, snow, and sand with ease. Having better than average EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and pollution. Lincoln offers a 4-year, 50,000-mile basic warranty, and a 6-year, 70,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.

The 2019 Lincoln MKC is average compared to all vehicles.

Comparison to all vehicles.  This plot shows RSC safety scores on the horizontal axis vs. the number of vehicles with each safety score (depicted by bar height and percentages at the bottom). Colors reflect vehicle safety, ranging from red (not that safe) to green (safer). For reference, a score of 0 implies a 0.15% chance of driver death (13% chance of driver injury) over 15 years, and a score of 100 reflects a 0.016% chance (1.4% chance of driver injury). The 2019 Lincoln MKC has a score of 82, implying a 0.039% chance of driver death (3.5% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2019 Lincoln MKC has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0394% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 4.4941%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0394% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 4.4941% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2019 Lincoln MKC is 16% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2019 Lincoln MKC is 3% less likely to result in a fatal accident.


And it is less safe than many comparable cars.

10070INFINITI QX50BMW X1Buick EnvisionM. Outlander PHEVLexus NXLincoln MKCVolvo XC60M.-B. GLC-ClassAcura RDXAudi Q3Ford EdgeVolvo XC40Comparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2019 Lincoln MKC with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 70 to 100. The 2019 Lincoln MKC is safer than the 2019 INFINITI QX50, the 2019 BMW X1, the 2019 Buick Envision, and the 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV and less safe than the 2019 Volvo XC40, the 2019 Ford Edge, the 2019 Audi Q3, the 2019 Acura RDX, the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class, and the 2019 Volvo XC60.

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