Lincoln Make Overview
My 2001 Lincoln Towncar Was Making A Ticking Noise Them All Of A Sudden Jus...
Rear End Won't Go Down 1997 Mk8 Lsc
rear end is up and front end is down compressor not working
Should I Bye A 1998 With 98000 Miles On It Or Should I By The 2005 With 140...
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Ls Electrical Problems - Crazy Instrument Panel & Not Starting
I have a 2002 Lincoln LS8. Yesterday morning I got into the car to leave for work and it would not crank over. As usual, when I inserted the key, the seat began to move into position and the headlight...
I Recently Purchased A 1996 Lincoln Town Car, Runs Drives Excellent, Only T...
So far I have; replaced the clutch set with correct air gap, I did not evac system cause uppon putting dye in system it shows no leaks. The problem I'm having is even when the ac/defrost is off the...
Older Lincoln Models
|Lincoln Blackwood||Lincoln Mark VII||Lincoln Mark VIII|
Lincoln has provided luxury-level vehicles for the Ford Motor Company since 1922, when Edsel Ford persuaded dad Henry to acquire it. It had all started in 1917 when Lincoln founder Henry Leland quit his post as president of Cadillac (which he'd co-founded) after that manufacturer's owners resisted a shift to make military aircraft for use in World War I.
With his son's help Leland started the Lincoln Motor Company, naming it in honor of his favorite U.S. president, and began building Liberty Aircraft engines. When that gig was up, they turned to automobile manufacturing once and for all. (Of course, it's interesting to note that today Cadillac is Lincoln's main rival.)
Many a U.S. president has been chauffered around in stately Lincoln products. Successful models throughout the maker's history ran from the beautiful Zephyrs early on to the long and luxurious Continental, with its signature spare tire mounted on the back.
Lincoln has made its mark in recent decades with the retiree's favorite, the Town Car, and even more recently with the Navigator SUV. The super-sized ute is immensely popular with everyone from pro athletes to well-to-do families (especially those with more than the average 2.4 children) to rap stars.
After a recent setback in sales numbers, Lincoln has moved to a sleeker, letter-based naming scheme for all models except the previously mentioned two. This lettered lineup consists of the LT pickup, the sporty MKZ sedan, the luxurious MKS sedan, and the MKX crossover, a 2007 debut and the company's first CUV. With such a well-rounded family of vehicles, Lincoln should continue to do well for years to come.