Ford Motor Co. says its new ’10 Lincoln MKT cross/utility vehicle will start at $44,995 for the base front-wheel-drive model when it hits dealerships this summer.

The MKT also will be offered in all-wheel-drive, starting at $46,990 with the base-level normally aspirated 3.7L engine.

The top-level AWD MKT with a turbocharged direct-injected 3.5L V-6 EcoBoost engine will sticker at $49,995.

Prices include destination charges.