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2016 Lincoln MKS

Large luxury car
Crashworthiness
  • Head restraints & seats
    G

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Model year Front overlap SideRoof strengthHead restraints & seatsFront crash prevention
SmallModerate
2016
G
Crash avoidance rating
2015
P
G
G
G
G
Crash avoidance rating
Basic
2014
P
G
G
G
G
Crash avoidance rating
Basic
2013
P
G
G
G
G
Crash avoidance rating
Basic
2012
P
G
G
G
G
Crash avoidance rating
2011
P
G
G
G
G
Crash avoidance rating
2010
P
G
G
G
G
Crash avoidance rating
2009
P
G
G
G
G
Crash avoidance rating

Applies to 2013-16 models

Overall evaluation
G
Dynamic rating
G
Seat/head restraint geometry
G
Important: Ratings for head restraints & seats should be compared only among vehicles of similar weight.

Seat type

Power leather seats with 4-way head restraints

How this test is conducted

Seat typePower leather seats with 4-way head restraints
Geometry
Backset (mm)20
Distance below top of head (mm)27
Seat design parameters
Pass/failPass
Max T1 acceleration (g)10.1
Head contact time (ms)57
Force rating1
Neck forces
Max neck shear force (N)42
Max neck tension (N)529

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