When comparing the Ford brand to the Lincoln brand, Ford has the advantage in the areas of new car pricing, used car pricing, depreciation, towing capacity, overall quality, reliability, safety, retained value and variety of models offered. Lincoln has the advantage in the area of horsepower.
Ford versus Lincoln: Pricing and Value
Analyzing Ford versus Lincoln pricing we see a lower new vehicle starting price for Ford in 7 out of 8 vehicle comparisons. Ford also has a lower used vehicle starting price in 2 out of 3 comparisons. Ford models depreciate at a lower (better) rate in 8 out of 8 comparisons. The lower overall prices for Ford, plus their lower depreciation rate, gives Ford the overall advantage over Lincoln.
Ford versus Lincoln: Horsepower, Fuel Efficiency and Towing Capacity
Lincoln vehicles offer higher maximum horsepower numbers in their base trim in 6 out of 8 model comparisons, with Ford offering more horsepower in 1 comparisons. Ford and Lincoln vehicles have similar horsepower in 1 comparisons. Ford offers a greater towing capacity in 8 out of 8 comparisons.
Ford versus Lincoln: Quality, Reliability, Safety, and Value Retention Ratings
A comparison of Ford versus Lincoln overall quality ratings shows Ford with higher quality ratings in 2 out of 3 model comparisons. In terms of reliability ratings, Ford has the advantage in 2 out of 3 comparisons. Ford has better safety ratings in 1 out of 8 comparisons. Ford and Lincoln tie for safety in 7 comparisons. Ford shows higher ratings for retained value in 5 out of 8 comparisons.
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Available Body Styles
Ford offers 12 SUVs, 2 coupes, 1 convertible, and 1 minivan. In comparison, Lincoln offers only 7 SUVs.
Ford offers 16 gasoline vehicles, 4 hybrids, 1 plug-in hybrid, and 2 electric vehicles. Lincoln offers 5 gasoline vehicles and 2 plug-in hybrids.
Ford offers 10 all-wheel-drive models, 5 front-wheel-drive models, and 5 rear-wheel-drive models. Lincoln offers 3 all-wheel-drive models, 1 front-wheel-drive model, and 1 rear-wheel-drive model.