When comparing the Lincoln MKC's and the INFINITI QX30's specifications and ratings, the Lincoln MKC has the advantage in the areas of interior volume and base engine power. The INFINITI QX30 has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency and resale value. Based on this comparison of the Lincoln MKC's and the INFINITI QX30's specifications and ratings, the INFINITI QX30 is a better car than the Lincoln MKC.
Lincoln MKC vs. INFINITI QX30 Pricing
A used 2019 Lincoln MKC ranges from $21,987 to $32,580 while a used 2019 INFINITI QX30 is priced between $19,823 to $28,991.
Lincoln MKC vs. INFINITI QX30 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Lincoln MKC loses 52.6 percent of its value and the INFINITI QX30 loses 47.9 percent of its value. This means the INFINITI QX30 retains 4.8 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Lincoln MKC.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Lincoln MKC’s base engine makes 245 horsepower, and the INFINITI QX30 base engine makes 208 horsepower. The MKC is rated to deliver an average of 23 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 424 miles. The QX30 is rated to deliver an average of 27 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 436 miles. This gives the INFINITI QX30 the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Lincoln MKC. The MKC uses regular unleaded, and the QX30 uses premium unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Lincoln MKC, a crossover/compact SUV, has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, front leg room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Lincoln MKC has an average safety rating of 4 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.