Lincoln MKZ Depreciation

A Lincoln MKZ will depreciate 32% after 5 years and have a 5 year resale value of $27,969.

The chart below shows the expected depreciation for the next 10 years. These results are for vehicles in good condition, averaging 12,000 miles per year. It also assumes a selling price of $41,307 when new. Enter your purchase price, expected ownership period and estimated miles driven annually. Our depreciation calculator will predict an expected resale value for the Lincoln MKZ.

Lincoln MKZ Depreciation Calculator

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Lincoln MKZ Depreciation

Years Old Depreciation Residual Value Resale Value Mileage Resale Year
1 $4,486 89.14% $36,821 12,000 2022
2 $7,248 82.45% $34,059 24,000 2023
3 $9,046 78.10% $32,261 36,000 2024
4 $11,731 71.60% $29,576 48,000 2025
5 $13,338 67.71% $27,969 60,000 2026
6 $16,795 59.34% $24,512 72,000 2027
7 $19,749 52.19% $21,558 84,000 2028
8 $22,029 46.67% $19,278 96,000 2029
9 $22,306 46.00% $19,001 108,000 2030
10 $23,086 44.11% $18,221 120,000 2031

Lincoln MKZ Depreciation

Years Old Depreciation Residual Value Resale Value
1 $4,486 89.14% $36,821
2 $7,248 82.45% $34,059
3 $9,046 78.10% $32,261
4 $11,731 71.60% $29,576
5 $13,338 67.71% $27,969
6 $16,795 59.34% $24,512
7 $19,749 52.19% $21,558
8 $22,029 46.67% $19,278
9 $22,306 46.00% $19,001
10 $23,086 44.11% $18,221

Buying a Lincoln MKZ New vs Used

If you purchase a used Lincoln MKZ that is 2 years old, then you could save $7,248 compared to buying new, and still have a relatively new model with plenty of useful life remaining. If you plan to keep this vehicle for 3 years then your total cost of depreciation would be $6,090. Try other age and ownership length combinations, or different vehicles to see if you can find depreciation sweetspots where this cost is the lowest. Hint: Try vehicles between 2 and 4 years old, as brand new vehicles depreciate quickly. Also, if this is a recently released model and buying a few years old isn't possible, consider another vehicle, or perhaps wait until more used MKZ models become available.

Lincoln MKZ Depreciation Rankings

Depreciation Rankings

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