When comparing the Toyota Camry Hybrid's and the Lincoln MKZ's specifications and ratings, the Toyota Camry Hybrid has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency, reliability, resale value, interior volume and overall quality score. The Lincoln MKZ has the advantage in the area of base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Toyota Camry Hybrid's and the Lincoln MKZ's specifications and ratings, the Toyota Camry Hybrid is a better car than the Lincoln MKZ.
Toyota Camry Hybrid vs. Lincoln MKZ Pricing
A used 2020 Toyota Camry Hybrid ranges from $22,581 to $32,991 while a used 2020 Lincoln MKZ is priced between $22,994 to $36,791.
Toyota Camry Hybrid vs. Lincoln MKZ Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Toyota Camry Hybrid loses 45.4 percent of its value and the Lincoln MKZ loses 53.6 percent of its value. This means the Toyota Camry Hybrid retains 8.2 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Lincoln MKZ.
Toyota Camry Hybrid vs. Lincoln MKZ Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Toyota Camry Hybrid is 9.0 out of 10 while the Lincoln MKZ's quality rating is 8.7 out of 10. This results in the Toyota Camry Hybrid being ranked 1 out of 12 Best Hybrid Midsize Cars and the Lincoln MKZ being ranked 5 out of 29 Best Luxury Midsize Cars.
Toyota Camry Hybrid vs. Lincoln MKZ Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Toyota Camry Hybrid is 9.0 out of 10. For the Lincoln MKZ the reliability rating is 8.5 out of 10. This gives the Toyota Camry Hybrid a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Lincoln MKZ.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Toyota Camry Hybrid’s base engine makes 208 horsepower, and the Lincoln MKZ base engine makes 245 horsepower. The Camry Hybrid is rated to deliver an average of 52 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 689 miles. The MKZ is rated to deliver an average of 24 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 512 miles. This gives the Toyota Camry Hybrid the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Lincoln MKZ. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Toyota Camry Hybrid, a hybrid midsize car, has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, rear head room, rear shoulder room and rear leg room. The Lincoln MKZ, a midsize car, has the advantage in the areas of front leg room cargo space. The Toyota Camry Hybrid and Lincoln MKZ are comparable in regards to front shoulder room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the Toyota Camry Hybrid and the Lincoln MKZ have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.