Research 2012 Lincoln MKZ specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

4dr Sedan 3.5L V6 FWD


Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 1.0
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0 x 0.4

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.5

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -


EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 4
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.7


Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 249 @ 4500
Engine Order Code 99C
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 3.5L/213
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 263 @ 6250

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 56.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.0
Track Width, Front (in) 61.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.2
Length, Overall (in) 189.8
Wheelbase (in) 107.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.5

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.2
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.8
Second Hip Room (in) 53.5
Front Hip Room (in) 54.0
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 99.0
Second Leg Room (in) 36.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.8


Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27


Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.0
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) N/A
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion


Body Style Sedan
Vehicle Name Lincoln MKZ


Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front Short/Long Arm
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.9
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.7
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)


Front Tire Order Code T7C
Front Tire Order Code N/A
Rear Tire Order Code N/A
Rear Tire Order Code T7C
Spare Tire Order Code N/A
Front Tire Size - TBD -
Front Tire Size P225/50VR17
Rear Tire Size - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P225/50VR17
Spare Tire Size Compact


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)


Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.68
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.86
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.15
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.37
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.15
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/manual shift
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code 44B
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.33


EPA Classification Midsize Cars

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3598


Front Wheel Size (in) 17 X 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 X 7.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5