Compare: Lincoln Continental vs Audi A6

 

Taking the Competition to Task: the Lincoln Continental Goes Head-to-Head with the Audi A6 in Mayfield Heights, OH

If you've spent any time looking around the luxury sedan market, you'll probably notice there's no shortage of options, but don't be seduced by just any pretty fascia. Take a moment to consider the 2017 Lincoln Continental, with style and substance, it's certainly a wonder to behold, but it's so much more than just good looks and charm. In the section below, we'll do some of the legwork for you as you research your next new Lincoln, pitting the 2017 Lincoln Continental against the 2017 Audi A6. It's fierce competition, but the Lincoln Continental is well up to the task.

 

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2017 Lincoln Continental Goes Toe-to-Toe with 2017 Audi A6

The 2017 Lincoln Continental offers drivers from Mayfield Heights, Cleveland, Kent, Mentor, and Middleburg Heights four tantalizing trim levels, each giving you graduated levels of luxury and refinement, while the 2017 Audi A6 offers only three. That doesn't mean they're not nice, but it does limit your options. Let's dive a bit further, however, into some more meaty differences:






 
  • Right off the starting line, the 2017 Lincoln Continental weighs in about a cool two grand below the 2017 Audi A6's starting price.
  • You'll also get a better warranty with the 2017 Continental. It offers a better Powertrain Warranty (Continental: 72 months/70,000 miles VS A6: 48 months/50,000 miles), Maintenance Warranty (Continental: 24 months/24,000 miles VS A6: 12 months/10,000 miles), and a better Roadside Assistance Warranty (72 months/70,000 miles) with the Continental, versus the A6's 48 months/unlimited miles). So what was it you're paying more for again?
  • In terms of performance, both luxury sedans offer available all-wheel drive. What sets these two apart is their actual power plants; while you'll pay more to slide behind the Audi's steering wheel, you'll find a standard offering a 2.0-liter inline-4 engine capable of 252 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque-not too shabby, until you consider the standard engine offering of the 2017 Lincoln Continental: a 3.7-liter V6 engine cranking out 305 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque, and it only gets better from there.


The above comparison draws out some rather nuanced differences between this two fearsome, impressive luxury SUVs, but here at Nick Mayer Lincoln Mayfield, there's only one clear winner, the 2017 Lincoln Continental. If you like what you see above and you'd like to get a little hands-on experience with the 2017 Lincoln Continental, we invite you to join us in our showroom, located conveniently on 6180 Mayfield Road, Mayfield Heights, OH, just a short drive for folks from the neighboring communities of Kent, Mentor, Middleburg Heights, and the greater Cleveland area.


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