Truck Trend is the source for official specifications, payload, towing capacity, and other information that matters to real truck users. Check out the latest info for the 22011 Lincoln MKT mid-size crossover. The MKT features a 3.7-liter V-6 or a 3.5-liter V-6 EcoBoost mated with a 6-speed automatic transmission.

2011 Lincoln MKT Technical Specifications
Construction Unitized steel body with isolated front and rear subframe
Final assembly location Oakville Assembly
Type 3.7-liter Duratec DOHC 24 valve V-6 3.5-liter V-6 EcoBoost(TM)
Manufacturing location Lima Engine Plant, Ohio Cleveland Engine Plant, Ohio
Configuration 60* V-6, Aluminum block/head 60* V-6, Aluminum block/heads
Displacement 3.7-liter / 227.4 cu. in. 3.5-liter/ 213 cu. in.
Bore x Stroke 3.7 x 3.4 in. / 95.5 x 86.7mm 3.6 x 3.4 in. / 92.5 x 86.7mm
Crankshaft Forged steel Forged steel
Redline 6,750 rpm 6,200 rpm (Fuel Cut Off)
Valvetrain DOHC 4 valves per cylinder, intake variable camshaft timing DOHC 4 valves per cylinder, intake variable camshaft timing
Compression ratio 10.3:1 10.1:1
Horsepower 268 @ 6,250 rpm (regular fuel) 270@ 6,250 rpm (premium fuel) 355 @ 5,700 rpm (premium fuel)
Torque 267 @ 4,250 rpm ft.-lb. (regular fuel) 271 @ 6,250 rpm ft.-lb. (premium fuel) 350 lb-ft @ 3,500 rpm ft.-lb. advertised (premium & regular fuel) 350 @ 1,500 to 5,250 rpm ft.-lb.
Recommended fuel 87 octane unleaded Designed to run on regular fuel with an octane rating of 87 or higher. For best overall performance, premium fuel with an octane of 91 or higher is recommended
Fuel capacity 18.6 gallons 18.6 gallons
Fuel delivery Sequential multi-port fuel injection (SEFI) Direct Injection
Oil capacity 5.5 quarts with filter 6.0 quarts with filter
Federal standards Tier 2/Bin 5 tailpipe, LEVII evaporative Tier 2/Bin 5 tailpipe, LEVII evaporative
California standards ULEVII tailpipe, LEVII evaporative ULEVII tailpipe, LEVII evaporative
EPA fuel economy FWD -17 mpg city/23 mpg highway AWD - 16 mpg city/22 mpg highway 16 mpg city/21 mpg highway
Layout Front-wheel drive/Intelligent AWD Intelligent AWD
Standard Electronic 6-speed with SelectShift Automatic(TM) with Paddle Shift Activation Electronic 6-speed with SelectShift Automatic(TM) with Paddle Shift Activation
Gear Ratios
1st 4.48:1 4.48:1
2nd 2.87:1 2.87:1
3rd 1.84:1 1.84:1
4th 1.41:1 1.41:1
5th 1.00:1 1:00:1
6th 0.74:1 0.74:1
Reverse -2.882:1 -2.882:1
Final drive FWD: 3.16:1; AWD: 3.39:1 AWD: 3.16:1
Front MacPherson strut and rear-facing L-shaped lower control arm and stabilizer bar
Rear Independent multi-link suspension with coil-over shock and stamped steel lower control arm
Type Power Rack-and-pinion Electric Power Steering (EPS)
Steering column Tilt /telescoping
Ratio 17.4:1 17.1:1
Turns, lock-to-lock 3.15
Turning circle curb-to-curb 42.4 ft. 41.5 ft.
Type Standard 4-wheel ABS (4 channel) with AdvanceTrac(R) with RSC(R) (Roll Stability Control(TM))
Front Ventilated disc
Front swept area 149.8 sq. in
Rear Ventilated disc
Rear swept area 136.4 sq. in
Power assist Vacuum with brake assist
Standard 19-in. Premium painted aluminum. P235/55R19 A/S BSW tires Unique 20-in. Polished aluminum. P255/45R20 A/S BSW tires
Optional 20-in. Polished aluminum. P255/45R20 A/S BSW tires

2011 Lincoln MKT Dimensions (inches unless otherwise noted)
Wheelbase 117.9
Length 207.6
Width w/ mirrors 85.7
Width w/ folded mirrors 79.9
Width without mirrors 76.0
Vehicle Height without options 67.4
Track, front/rear 65.4/65.3
Seating capacity 6 or 7 passenger
Front row 40.1
Second row 39.0
Third row 33.5
Front row 41.3
Second row 41.8
Third row 33.0
Shoulder room
Front row 58.6
Second row 58.1
Third row 49.1
Hip room
Front row 55.7
Second row 55.9
Third row 40.6
WEIGHTS AND CAPACITIES (pounds unless otherwise noted)
Passenger volume 142.3 cu. ft.
Interior volume 160.2 cu. ft.
Cargo capacity
Behind third row * including tub area 17.9 cu. ft.*
Behind second row 39.6 cu. ft.
Behind first row 75.9 cu. ft.
Maximum towing capacity (properly equipped) Class III – 4,500 lbs.
Base curb weight
FWD 4,637 lbs.
AWD 4,809 lbs.
EcoBoost: 4,899 lbs.

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