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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Executive
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Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Executive 18 25 $36,938 $40,170
4-Door Sedan Sig. 18 25 $38,891 $42,340
4-Door Sedan Sig. Prem. 18 25 $40,808 $44,470
4-Door Sedan Sig. Touring 18 25 $39,530 $43,050
4-Door Sedan Sig. Prem. Touring 18 25 $41,447 $45,180
4-Door Sedan Cartier 18 25 $41,038 $44,725
4-Door Sedan Cartier Prem. 18 25 $42,954 $46,855
4-Door Sedan Cartier L 18 25 $45,097 $49,235
4-Door Sedan Base
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Features

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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Base 17 25 $35,097 $38,185
4-Door Sedan w/Driver Select System 17 25 $35,641 $38,790
4-Door Sedan w/Personal Security 17 25 $36,528 $39,775
4-Door Sedan w/Luxury Appearance 17 25 $36,636 $39,895
Pricing
Invoice Price
$36,938
$35,097
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$40,170
$38,185
Monthly Payment Estimate
$670 / month
$636 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Large
Interior Dimensions
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
Second Leg Room (in) 41.1 38.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.2 39.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 112.3 101.5
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 63.4 63.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 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
Liftover Height (in) 27.9 27.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.2 73.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 20.6 18.9
Brakes
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
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19 20.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 44.5 - 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
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.4 2.86
Tires
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
Rear Tire Size P225/60SR16 P225/60R16
Trailering
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
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 100
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4015 3868
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 16 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
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
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 220 @ 4750 275 @ 5750
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System SMPI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 276 @ 4000 275 @ 4750
Engine Order Code 99W 99V
Displacement 4.6L/281 4.6L/281
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 25
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
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 Electronic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84 2.77
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Type 4 4
Summary
Vehicle Name Lincoln Town Car Lincoln Continental
Body Style 4 Dr Sedan Executive 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
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
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.77
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Alum. control arm
 
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