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Category Archives: Lincoln

2017 Lincoln MKZ: Ditching a Legacy?


Quick, think of three luxury car brands. Was Lincoln one of them?  It’s true the Lincoln brand has lost some of it’s significance to those who grew up with Lexus … Continue reading

June 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

2017 Lincoln Continental: The Flagship Returns


The Ford Motor Company has teased a new Continental a few times since the last ones were sold back in 2002. In the 15 or so years since that last … Continue reading

October 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

1982-1987 Lincoln Continental: King of the Humpbacks


Styling hits in the automotive world don’t come as often as designers would like, so whenever someone truly does something new and fresh, its bound to have copycats. The Chris Bangle … Continue reading

August 13, 2013 · 5 Comments

What Is Luxury?


Most dictionaries would define the term luxury car as a “marketing term for a vehicle that provides luxury — pleasant or desirable features beyond strict necessity — at increased expense”. … Continue reading

March 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

2009-2013 Lincoln MKS: Getting A Piece of the Pie


The big car pie is just starting to heat up. Unfortunately, it’s not hot for everyone. Ford is having some trouble selling Lincolns (mostly high-priced versions of the Taurus and … Continue reading

February 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

1987-2011 Lincoln Towncar: What Dreams are Driven In


If you’ve been in a large American city like New York or Chicago you may have noticed that the streetscape seems dominated by two types of cars: taxis and big … Continue reading

January 6, 2013 · 1 Comment

1984-1992 Lincoln Continental Mark VII LSC: Brute In a Suit?


By the mid-eighties it seemed everyone had at least one big high-end performance coupe in their stable. For Ford, it was the Lincoln Mark VII LSC. The LSC (luxury sport … Continue reading

March 5, 2012 · 10 Comments

1961-1969 Lincoln Continental: The Choice of Presidents


Being the whip for Presidents and the super-rich is not an easy job, the Lincoln Continental was born for the job. It was almost not to be.  In the late … Continue reading

February 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

2010 Lincoln MKS Eco Boost


2010 Lincoln MKS EchoBoost You’ve probably seen the commercials for the Lincoln MKS, where it takes off like a spaceship from a hanger with trendy rock music playing in the background. … Continue reading

November 4, 2009 · Leave a comment