early 2017 in Detroit, Ford Motor company provide General attention model – 10 generation Lincoln Continental series 2017 sedan. Brand new Continental is claimed to be the most luxurious car that is designed in America. Therefore, the vendor is sure that this fact will give the chance to contest with the sedan from the UK — Bentley
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2017 Lincoln Continental redesign
To highlight the advantages of a American sedan, you must request information from Lincoln Continental Concept, a new vehicle presented last year in new York. The company assured the production model will have the exact conceptual match.
Exterior of a new body is susceptible: stylish lines, but the forms are fantastically solid. Looking around, you realize that the car looks elegant, but restrained, charismatic, and athletic. Sculpted front hood is exalted above the wings and radiator grille, which is decorated with a grid of chrome.
Head optics presents MatrixLED lights with the function of laser assistant. The task of the latter is to regulate the direction and power of light. From behind we can see the led festoon, which is located across the width of the body.
The profile traced in the classic proportions of the body and long hood. Doors are powerful and the roofline as flat as possible.
E—Latch door handles — skillfully camouflaged in the window sill line. And in the great arches are located on 21’’ wheels. Rear fenders has a chic shape, rear optics with led content, and expedient tailgate and a heavy bumper with the trapezoidal shape exhaust system. The manufacturer has stated that all the innovations and chic freaks will inherit from concept production version.
Lincoln Continental 2017 interior
The cabin is quadruple. Door inserts and seats are Venetian and Alkantara leather. The ceiling is satin. The floor is covered with woolen rugs. The instrument panel is finished in pink gold. Interior lighting continental in a new body led.
The space between the seats in the back filled with table to accommodate laptops or tablets. There is also a place where you can store champagne and glasses. Electric seats are adjustable in 15 positions, ventilated and heated. The rear seat is regulated so that can ensure the position of “reclining”. Rear doors open electric. Looks very nice panorama roof Smart Glass, which has a hatch. The latter prevents the sun’s rays and filter out 99% of UV rays.
Available four-zone climate control. Multimedica — MyLincoln Touch. Pleased with the presence of security cameras and Park assistant, which will help to find a place to Park and to Park efficiently.
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2017 Lincoln Continental specs
The car is based on the FordCD4platform from FordFusion. Suspension independent: McPherson front, multi-link rear.
2017 Lincoln Continental engines
Hood space is planned to fill with three-liter V6 EcoBoost, which will be powered by gasoline. This unit will produce 350 — 440 horses. Power plant is coupled with a six-speed manual transmission. With 350 powerful motor Lincoln can run up to 60 mph in 6 seconds and to overcome the top speed of 155 mph.
2017 Lincoln Continental release date and price
According to unofficial data, sales should have started directly after its presentation in Detroit. But sales start is postponed to uncertain time.
Release date: 2016
The cost will be about $60k for FWD base model. And AWD model with a maximum option of technological equipment will be available at a price of $100,000. After analyzing the cost and the ambitions of the manufacturer, you can understand that the novelty will be able to maintain a healthy competition with the BMW 7 — Series JaguarXJ and Mercedes-BenzS-Class.
2017 Lincoln Continental video review