8 Years agoNews
|First Drive: 2011 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid|
|As has happened with quite a few Ford products recently, within several hundred feet of driving away in the 2011 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid I blanched slightly. Once again, this definitely was not what I was expecting. Back there -- glancing in the mirror to where I slipped the shifter into Drive a few moments ago -- I thought this was going to be a very predictable, write-by-numbers kinda story. Re-wrapped Fusion Hybrid, Lincoln-esque styling, a couple of upgraded features. Slam dunk. Simple.|
В Not so simple. Unlike Cadillac, which has taken the laudable (and more expensive) approach of creating models that are often noticeably differentiated from their GM brethren, Lincoln appears to have no reservations...