Lincoln Continental : Overview
Rebirth of Lincoln will take place only on models “access” as MKZ and MKC. The concept Continental announces the arrival of a new large sedan, and cuts the grass underfoot Cadillac.
MKZ, MKX and MKC, Lincoln has largely initiated the renewal of its range, which is expected to peak next year with a new sedan qualified “full-size”. It is the replacement for the MKS. A model of the future that is so heralded by this concept, which revives the name of Cadillac Continental, symbol of the brand.
This large sedan plays the card of high-end, hoping that the passage of play troublemakers at the launch of the Cadillac CT6, From the point of view of style, announces changes in the style of the brand, and if the profile or the back are kind enough typically, the front face changes dramatically. A new grid appeared and sign the disappearance of the traditional waterfall grille, at the expense of identity. The headlights have their LED arrays 5 Lincoln logos … One detail that will be difficult to get the pill of similarity (too) thrust with another, Cadillac Continental Flying Spur.
The interior is the song choice, combining metal, leather, alcantara, satin and pure wool rug. Two very comfortable seats separated by a console fixed, you play the card of the concept as well as a series of tablets for champagne bottles. The technology is also an appointment with the sound system Revel, or the panoramic roof variable opacity.
Under the hood is a 3 liter Ecoboost V6.
Lincoln Continental : New York 2015
This is not to say that the head of Bentley design has not really tasted the Lincoln Continental concept presented on the sidelines of the opening of the show in New York.
The teams style supported Lincoln would look elsewhere before design and design concept Continental? Perhaps it or not.
Yet, Luc Donckerwolke as head of design Bentley responded discovering the designs of brand concept American division of some pike on social networks. For him, there is no doubt, cosmetic kinship with another Continental, aka the Flying Spur, conspicuously peepers.
“Such behavior is not respectable. Build a copy as it gives a bad image of automotive design,” was particularly expressed. But copying is not reached, say, the original.