2018 Nissan Maxima vs 2018 Lincoln MKZ

We understand how difficult and confusing the car-buying process can sometimes be. Especially now, when there are so many options to choose from when it comes to brands and vehicle models, whittling it down to just one choice can seem daunting! Don't worry, we're here to help make your decision a little easier.

We create these model comparison pages so that drivers like you can see how some of the most popular vehicle models available today stack up directly against one another. We find it makes the information more understandable and helps cut down on confusion. For this exercise, we're going to be looking two of the most popular large cars, the 2018 Nissan Maxima and 2018 Lincoln MKZ. To best gauge each model value, we'll look at their starting MSRP, fuel economy, power and interior space.

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2018 Nissan Maxima
2018 Lincoln MKZ
$33,270 MSRP $35,605
25 MPG Fuel Economy (Combined) 24 MPG
300 HP Horsepower 245 HP
99 Cubic Feet Passenger Volume 97 Cubic Feet

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When you look at the measurements and specifications of both models, it's easy to see why they're both so popular among drivers. Both models boast impressive power, efficiency and interior space to go along with an affordable starting MSRP. With that being said, when you compare the two directly, the 2018 Nissan Maxima clearly holds the edge over its Lincoln competitor.

Not only does the 2018 Nissan Maxima have a lower starting MSRP than the Lincoln MKZ, but it also offers more in the way of power, efficiency and space. And yes, you may think the differences are slight, but when you're investing so much money into a new car, don't you want the absolute best you can get? You can be sure you're getting the best with the 2018 Nissan Maxima.

Not only is the Maxima powerful, efficient and spacious, but is also one of the safest vehicles on the road today thanks to its wealth of safety features. These advanced safety features and technology help keep drivers aware of their surroundings at all time and make the drive less fatiguing, leading to a safer driving experience. Available advanced safety features include:

  • Automatic Emergency Braking 

  • Intelligent Cruise Control 

  • Blind Spot Warning 

  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert 

  • Intelligent Forward Collision Warning 

Want to learn more about the 2018 Nissan Maxima? Ready to get behind the wheel of one to take for a spin yourself? Contact our staff at McNeill Nissan in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, for more information or to schedule a test drive today! 

red 2018 nissan maxima driving on desert highway
front of red 2018 nissan maxima driving at night
front interior of 2018 nissan maxima including tan seats, steering wheel and dashboard
center infotainment system of 2018 nissan maxima