Cadillac ATS vs. Lincoln MKZ

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Key Specs

MSRP

Kelley Blue Book
$35,495 (MSRP)
$35,605 - $37,495

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.31 / 5
13 Reviews
4.65 / 5
17 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
272 hp
245 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L Turbo I4 DI DOHC VVT
Turbocharged 2.0L I

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.5 in.
44.3 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.6 in.
37.9 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
33.5 in.
37 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.8 in.
36.5 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
10.4 cu. ft.
15.4 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Tire Width

Tire Width
225/35ZR19 - P225/45R17
P245/40VR19 - P245/45VR18

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
109.3 in.
112.2 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
36.38 ft.
38 ft.

Length

Length
182.8 in.
194.1 in.

Width

Width
71.1 in.
73.4 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3373 lbs.
3739 - 3900 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
272 hp
245 hp

Torque

Torque
295 ft. lbs.
275 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
100 lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Optional
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
4 Cylinder

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
16 gal.
16.5 - 18 gal.

Combined

Combined
25 - 27 mpg
24 - 26 mpg

City

City
20 - 22 mpg
20 - 21 mpg

Highway

Highway
29 - 31 mpg
28 - 31 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

Tow Hooks

Tow Hooks

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Cadillac ATS Sedan
Lincoln MKZ

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact Cars
Mid-Size Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
91 ft³.
96.5 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3373 lbs.
3739 - 3900 lbs.

Number of Passenger Doors

Number of Passenger Doors
4
23 - 24 mpg.

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.1 - 7.7
20 - 21 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
20 - 22 mpg.
28 - 31 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
29 - 31 mpg.
1000 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
23 - 25 mpg.
100 lbs.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
LTG
1000 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Turbocharged Gas I4
100 lbs.

Displacement

Displacement
2.0L/
999

Fuel System

Fuel System
Direct Injection
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
M3L - M5N
2.0 L/122

Trans Type

Trans Type
6 - 8
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic - Manual
44W

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.12 - 4.62
6

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.62 - 3.04
Automatic w/OD

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.81 - 2.07
4.58

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.30 - 1.66
2.96

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - 1.26
1.91

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.80 - 1.00
1.45

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85
1.00

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.66
0.75

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.75 - 3.93
2.94

Clutch Size

Clutch Size
N/A in.
3.21 - 3.36

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.85 - 3.27
590

Total Cooling System Capacity

Total Cooling System Capacity
8.1 qts.
7.3 - 7.7

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Five-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
RA6, RB7, RJP
Strut

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
RA6, RB7, RJP
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
225/35ZR19, P225/40R18, P225/45R17
P245/40VR19 - P245/45VR18

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
255/30ZR19, P225/40R18, P225/45R17
P245/40VR19 - P245/45VR18

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 x 8.0 - 19 x 8.0 in.
Compact

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 x 8.0 - 19 x 8.0 in.
18 X 8 - 19 X 8 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
18 X 8 - 19 X 8 in.

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Compact in.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Aluminum

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.8
Aluminum

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.16
Steel

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
36.38 ft.
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A ft.
38 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Pwr
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.60 x 1.18 in.
12.4 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.40 x 0.90 in.
12.4 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
16.0 gal.
16.5 - 18 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.60 in.
37.9 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.50 in.
44.3 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
55.20 in.
57.7 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
53.00 in.
55.1 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.80 in.
36.5 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
33.50 in.
37 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
53.90 in.
55.3 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
52.30 in.
53.8 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
109.30 in.
112.2 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
182.80 in.
194.1 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
71.10 in.
73.4 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
55.90 in.
58.1 - 58.2 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
59.50 in.
62.3 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
60.90 in.
62 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
10.4 ft³.
15.4 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
ATS
MKZ

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Luxury
Intermediate Luxury

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
2.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4