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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Executive
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Cartier 18 25 $40,670 $44,100
4-Door Sedan Cartier L 18 25 $44,729 $48,610
4-Door Sedan Executive 18 25 $36,571 $39,545
4-Door Sedan Signature 18 25 $38,523 $41,715
4-Door Sedan
Pricing
Invoice Price
$36,571
$36,664
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$39,545
$39,660
Monthly Payment Estimate
$659 / month
$661 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Large
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 41.1 38.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.2 39.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 112.3 101.5
Second Hip Room (in) 58.0 56.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 60.6 57.1
Second Head Room (in) 37.5 38.0
Passenger Capacity 6 6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 60.3 56.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6 41.9
Front Hip Room (in) 57.3 55.7
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 27.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.2 73.6
Track Width, Front (in) 63.4 63.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.9
Length, Overall (in) 215.3 208.5
Height, Overall (in) 58.0 56.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 65.3 61.5
Wheelbase (in) 117.7 109.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 20.6 18.9
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.4 x 1.1 11.6 x 1.02
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x 0.55 10.1 x 0.55
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.0 20.0
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.4 2.86
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4 16.95
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 42.0 41.1
Steering Type Recirculating Ball Pwr rack & pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P225/60SR16 P225/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code T3U T31
Front Tire Size P225/60SR16 P225/60R16
Spare Tire Size T125/80R16 T125/80R16
Front Tire Order Code T3U T31
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4015 3868
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 16 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.6 13.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650 750
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 125
Engine
Displacement 4.6L/281 4.6L/281
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 225 @ 4250 275 @ 5750
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System SMPI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 275 @ 3000 275 @ 4750
Engine Order Code 99W 99V
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 25
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Type 4 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Automatic w/OD Electronic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.32 2.26
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56 1.54
Trans Order Code 44U 44X
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.08 3.56
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 0.69
Trans Description Cont. Electronic Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84 2.77
Summary
Vehicle Name Lincoln Town Car Lincoln Continental
Body Style 4 Door Sedan Executive 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.77
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Alum. control arm
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 36
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.75
Suspension Type - Rear Watts linkage Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Air springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 30
Suspension Type - Front Short/Long Arm MacPherson Struts
 
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