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What's New for 2017: Lincoln
What's New for 2017: Lincoln

Mid-century modern style is in right now and the folks at Ford's premium brand, Lincoln, are hoping that they can ride that same wave of nostalgia. That's not to say that the latest crop of Lincolns to hit dealers is simply a rehash of the '60s; instead, the division hopes to rekindle some of the...Read More»

2017 Lincoln MKC
2018 Audi Q5 vs. 2017 Lincoln MKC: Compare Cars

The Audi Q5 and Lincoln MKC are luxurious compact crossover SUVs. Both take to the middle ground in a segment now spanning myriad entries—it's rife with vehicles from the Lexus NX, to the Land Rover Discovery Sport and the Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class. Between these two, the Audi Q5 is the winner...Read More»

2017 Lincoln MKZ
2017 Lincoln MKZ earns coveted IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award

Lincoln's smallest sedan has been awarded a Top Safety Pick+ by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the independent agency's top marks for crashworthiness. But the award to the 2017 Lincoln MKZ comes after the automaker made structural changes to the luxury sedan. When it was first tested...Read More»

American Customer Satisfaction Index (August 2016)
Lincoln, Honda, Toyota, BMW are tops in customer satisfaction (Acura, VW not so much)

Over the past few years, car owners have become increasingly dissatisfied with their vehicles. But a new study from the American Customer Satisfaction Index suggests that for most automakers, consumer sentiment has made a turn for the better. ACSI's 2016 Automobile Report polled 3,776 auto...Read More»

2017 Lincoln Continental
Lincoln offers pickup & delivery service on new models, starting this fall

Lincoln hasn't fared especially well with luxury car customers in recent years. Its models--often criticized for being ungainly and inelegant--have been outmaneuvered and overshadowed by sleeker rides from Asian and European competitors. Matthew McConaughey hasn't helped. But looks and pitchmen...Read More»

2017 Lincoln MKZ, 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show
2017 Lincoln MKZ priced from $35,935

Lincoln's updated 2017 MKZ will sticker from just shy of $36,000 when it goes on sale soon, but that number can climb quickly with the wide range of optional equipment the automaker offers on its entry-level sedan. The $35,935 base price is for a 2.0-liter turbocharged MKZ with front-wheel drive or...Read More»

2016 Lincoln MKX
2016 Lincoln MKX scores Top Safety Pick+ in IIHS crash test

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has slammed a Lincoln MKX against a wall a few times and declared it a Top Safety Pick+, the agency's highest rating. Of course, the actual testing is a lot more complicated than that, and it factors in such important safety features as the availability of...Read More»

2017 Lincoln Continental, 2016 Detroit Auto Show
2017 Lincoln Continental Preview Video

A decade ago, Lincoln decided to make big changes. It broomed its collection of classic nameplates, and gave almost all its cars and trucks European-sounding codes for names. Now it's turning back time and bringing back its best-known badge. The 2017 Continental replaces the big MKS sedan. It's a...Read More»

2017 Lincoln MKZ, 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show
2017 Lincoln MKZ Video Preview

Lincoln is in a battle for its future. Is it going to be a premium nameplate, with just-above Ford features and prices? Or will it be a true luxury brand, with its own powertrains and technology? The 2017 Lincoln MKZ answers some of those questions. MORE: Follow all our 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show...Read More»

2014 Ford Fusion
Ford Expands Door-Latch Recall, Adds 156,000 Ford Fiesta, Fusion, Lincoln MKZ Models

Back in March, Ford recalled more than 212,000 Ford Explorers from the 2011-2013 model years to replace faulty door latches that could spring open during a collision, increasing the risk of damage to occupants. Last month, perhaps in response to an investigation by the National Highway Traffic...Read More»

2015 Ford F-150
Ford Fiesta, Focus, Fusion, Edge, Escape, F-150, Lincoln MKZ Included In Massive Recall

This morning, Ford has issued four separate recalls affecting nearly 600,000 Ford and Lincoln vehicles in North America. RECALL #1: 2013-15 Ford Fusion, Lincoln MKZ; 2015 Ford Edge UNITS AFFECTED: 487,301 registered in the U.S., 31,012 registered in Canada This is by far the largest of Ford's four...Read More»

2016 Lincoln MKX, 2015 Detroit Auto Show
2016 Lincoln MKX Video

Lincoln is rebuilding its model line--not around land-yacht classics, but around nimble mid-size and compact vehicles like the MKZ sedan and MKC crossover. Today at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show it unveiled the new 2016 MKX mid-size crossover. ALSO SEE: 2016 Lincoln MKX Preview It's in its second...Read More»

2015 Lincoln MKC
2015 Lincoln MKC: Best Car To Buy Nominee

Lincoln’s best hope for the future is to go contemporary—and it has the right idea with the new 2015 MKC, a model that seems designed to reach California car shoppers in a way that the brand hasn’t in decades. The MKC isn’t particularly innovative; it isn’t any design...Read More»

2015 Lincoln MKC
2015 Lincoln MKC Misses Top Crash-Test Ratings From Feds

The federal government has crash-tested a 2015 Lincoln MKC, and with an Overall Rating at four stars, the model ends up short of the top echelon for compact-crossover safety. While the new 2015 MKC is closely related to the Ford Escape, its safety ratings won't directly carry over from the Escape...Read More»

Older driver
Lincoln, Buick, Bugatti, Cadillac Attract The Oldest Buyers

Since the Great Recession, America's auto market has changed -- not just in terms of the cars we drive and the high-tech features they offer, but also in terms of who's buying those cars. A new post from 24/7 Wall Street discusses the brands that attract older shoppers, who now account for the...Read More»

2015 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe
GMC, Lincoln, Mercedes-Benz Ace Vehicle Satisfaction Awards

Each year, marketing firms conduct countless studies to help guide car-buyers' decisions. They study vehicle reliability, the quality of the dealership experience, even how well consumers navigate automakers' websites. But what about the cars that people like? Reliability and quality aside, what...Read More»

2015 Lincoln Navigator
Lincoln Prices 2015 Navigator, Undercuts Escalade By $10k

Lincoln has released most remaining details for its plush 2015 Navigator luxury SUV, which has been repackaged and repositioned somewhat this year to face off with a fully redesigned Cadillac Escalade. While the Navigator hasn't been given the attention the Cadillac Escalade has seen for 2015, the...Read More»

2015 Lincoln MKC
2015 Lincoln MKC Priced From $33,995

Ford is working overtime to revitalize its Lincoln brand, and to automakers, nothing says "revitalize" quite like adding a compact crossover to their lineups. Enter the Lincoln MKC. The MKC debuts with a base price of $33,995 -- just below similar models like the Acura RDX (currently $34,520) and...Read More»

2015 Lincoln MKC, 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show
2015 Lincoln MKC: LA Auto Show Video And Photos

Three years ago, Lincoln promised a range of new cars and crossovers. The first of six new vehicles to come was a crossover concept introduced at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show--and now, the concept is now a production vehicle headed for showrooms in 2014 as the 2015 Lincoln MKC. The coming MKC is a...Read More»

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