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March 23, 2016

Lincoln previews the next-generation Navigator in NYC

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Lincoln is giving the world a preview of what the next-generation Navigator SUV will look with the new Navigator concept that debuted today at the New York Auto Show. Lincoln says that the design of the concept takes inspiration from luxury sailboats and yachts.

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January 12, 2016

2017 Lincoln Continental debuts with a 400-hp twin-turbo

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Lincoln has unveiled the 2017 Continental at the Detroit Auto Show. As the replacement for the MKS sedan, Lincoln decided to bring back the iconic badge for its flagship sedan.

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January 8, 2016

2017 Lincoln Continental leaked in a blurry photo ahead of its Detroit Debut

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Next week we'll get to see the 2017 Lincoln Continental debut at the Detroit Auto Show, but a very blurry image of the new sedan has surfaced now.

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November 18, 2015

2017 Lincoln MKZ gets a new 400-hp twin-turbo V6

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Lincoln is updating the MKZ sedan for the 2017 model year with styling updates, more technology and a new 400-hp 3.0L V6 that replaces the current 3.7L V6.

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November 2, 2015

2015 Lincoln MKC puts its mark on the map [REVIEW]

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With the compact crossover market red-hot right now, it makes sense that Lincoln chose this segment for its next premium import fighter. Keeping with current Lincoln tradition, the MKC is based on a Ford platform, the Escape in this case.

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October 9, 2015

2017 Lincoln Continental to debut at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show

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Lincoln Marketing Manager Imran Jalal has confirmed that the 2017 Lincoln Continental is going to debut in January at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show. Earlier this year, Lincoln released a concept version of the new Continental, but Jahal has confirmed even more information about Lincoln's new big sedan.

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June 23, 2015

2016 Lincoln MKX gets a price cut to $38,995

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Lincoln has lowered the pricing for the new, second-generation MKX crossover, which is now priced at $38,995, down from $39,795 for the old 2015 model. At launch the 2016 MKX will be offered in three trim levels: Premiere, Select and Reserve. A Black Label version will also eventually be offered.

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April 22, 2015

Lincoln may bring back iconic names like the Town Car

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Earlier this month Lincoln unveiled the Continental concept at the New York Auto Show, which may signal that Lincoln is getting ready to ditch the "MK" naming scheme that it launched almost a decade ago.

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March 29, 2015

Lincoln Continental Concept previews a new flagship sedan

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This week Cadillac is unveiling its new flagship, the 2016 CT6, but crosstown rival Lincoln has something up its sleeve as well. Lincoln has just previewed its new flagship sedan with the debut of the Continental concept, which will also debut this week at the New York Auto Show.

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January 10, 2015

2016 Lincoln MKX photos leak ahead of its debut in Detroit

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The first photos of the all-new 2016 Lincoln MKX have leaked online ahead of its debut next week at the Detroit Auto Show. Lincoln previewed the new MKX last April at the Beijing Motor Show and as expected most of the styling remains the same.

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December 9, 2014

North American Car and Truck of the Year Finalists Announced

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The finalists for the 2015 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year awards have been announced, which leaves three cars and three trucks in the running to receive the award next month at the Detroit Auto Show.

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November 17, 2014

Lincoln Black Label Package Revealed for MKC and MKZ Models

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Lincoln has announced the release of the new Black Label package for the 2015 MKC and MKZ, which adds unique interior design themes and an elevated Lincoln customer experience.

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October 27, 2014

Ford Gives Lincoln a $5 Billion Boost

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With a new CEO at the helm, Lincoln could finally get the love it needs. Ford's new CEO, Mark Fields has reportedly committed to overhauling the Lincoln brand, which could see Ford spend at least $5 billion over the next five years on new Lincoln models.

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October 23, 2014

Ford's New Pre-Collision Assist is Designed to Protect Pedestrians

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Ford has revealed a new driver-assist system that can reduce the severity of or even eliminate some frontal collisions involving vehicles and pedestrians. The Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection system uses radar and camera technology to scan the road and warn the driver if a pedestrian is detected.

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October 14, 2014

Next-Gen Ford Explorer Moves to a Rear-Wheel-Drive Platform, Lincoln Version Possible

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Ford is reportedly planning some big changes for the next-generation Ford Explorer, which may see the popular SUV move to a new rear-wheel-drive platform. The current Explorer marked the first time that the SUV was based on a front-wheel-drive platform, but now according to The Truth About Cars, the next Explorer is set to return to its roots.

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September 30, 2014

Ford Confirms Four New Lincoln Models Including New MKX, a Full Size Sedan and Two Other Models by 2020

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Ford has revealed the details of its 2020 Vision plan that includes the 'reinvention' of the Lincoln brand. Ford has set a goal of selling 300,000 Lincoln vehicles globally by 2020, thanks to the addition of more models and the brand's debut in China.

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August 22, 2014

Lincoln Signs Matthew McConaughey as its New Spokesman

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Lincoln has announced that it has signed a multi-year contract with actor Matthew McConaughey who will act as a storyteller in a series of upcoming TV and digital campaigns starting with the 2015 Lincoln MKC.

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August 19, 2014

2017 Lincoln Navigator Gets a Full Redesign with Possible Aluminum Body

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The 2015 Lincoln Navigator has received a modest facelift, but if you were hoping for a full redesign, you will reportedly have to wait another two years. It's being reported that an all-new Navigator is in the works and that it will debut in the second half of 2016 as a 2017 model.

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July 1, 2014

Lincoln Almost Died Last Year

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Now that Alan Mulally is no longer Ford's CEO details about some of his decisions have started to be released, with one of the biggest reports stating that he wanted to drop the Lincoln brand last year.

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June 12, 2014

Ford Lowers Fuel Economy Ratings For Fiesta, C-MAX, Fusion Hybrid and Lincoln MKZ Hybrid

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Ford has announced that it is lowering the fuel economy ratings for its 2013- and 2014-model year hybrid and plug-in hybrid vehicles, as well as most 2014-model year Fiestas. Ford says that it found an error with fuel economy ratings through its internal testing and notified the EPA. Ford then worked with the EPA to retest the vehicles to determine the correct fuel economy ratings.

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June 10, 2014

Lincoln to Increase its Lineup, Mustang-Based Model is Possible

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Lincoln is going to expand the number of models in its lineup later this decade as it attempts to become a full-line luxury brand. This means that all of Ford's platforms could be used for new Lincoln vehicles, including the new Ford Mustang platform.

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June 2, 2014

2015 Lincoln MKC 2.3L EcoBoost Packs 285-HP

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Lincoln has announced revised specs for the 2015 Lincoln MKC crossover. The MKC will be available with two turbocharged EcoBoost engines, a 240-hp 2.0L and a 285-hp 2.3L. Lincoln previously reported that the 2.3L EcoBoost would make 275-hp, but thanks to some last minute tweaks, Lincoln was able to squeeze out a bit more power.

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May 22, 2014

2015 Lincoln Navigator Starts at $62,475

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Lincoln has released the pricing for the refreshed 2015 Lincoln Navigator, which starts at $62,475.

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April 20, 2014

Lincoln MKX Concept Previews the Next MKX in Beijing

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Lincoln has previewed the next-generation MKX crossover with a concept version at the Beijing Motor Show. Lincoln says that the MKX Concept hints at the new global SUV, which will be the third of four all-new Lincoln vehicles due by 2016.

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April 18, 2014

Lincoln MKX Concept Teased Ahead of its Debut in Beijing (Video)

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Yesterday Lincoln revealed its plans for the Chinese market, which includes plans to import give new models by 2016. The first Lincoln vehicles will be the MKZ, followed by the MKC crossover, but Lincoln is also planning on bringing the next-generation MKX as well.

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January 22, 2014

2015 Lincoln Navigator Debuts With a New Face and a 3.5L EcoBoost Engine

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Lincoln has unveiled the "redesigned" 2015 Lincoln Navigator SUV, which is going to debut on February 6 at the Chicago Auto Show. While the 2015 Navigator is not an all-new SUV, Lincoln has given its full-size SUV an updated exterior with the Lincoln split-wing grille, a 3.5L EcoBoost V6 and an upgraded interior.

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2015 Lincoln Navigator Leaked Ahead of its Debut Tomorrow

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With an all-new 2015 Cadillac Escalade right around the corner, Lincoln needs to update the Navigator if it wants to be able to compete. Lincoln is set to debut a new 2015 Navigator tomorrow, but a few photos of it have already leaked on Twitter.

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December 16, 2013

2015 Lincoln MKC Starts at $33,995

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Lincoln has announced the pricing for the 2015 Lincoln MKC crossover, which arrives next year starting at $33,995. With a starting price under $34k, the 2015 MKC has a lower entry price than any of its competitors.

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November 13, 2013

2015 Lincoln MKC Officially Unveiled Ahead of its Debut in LA

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Lincoln has officially unveiled the all-new 2015 Lincoln MKC SUV, which is the second model that is part of Lincoln's reinvention. If you liked the MKC concept that was unveiled earlier this year in Detroit, you'll be happy to know that not much has changed on the production model.

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August 15, 2013

Lincoln Black Label Collection Unveiled at Pebble Beach

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Lincoln has previewed its new Lincoln Black Label, which is a collection of new exterior and interior themes for Lincoln's vehicles. The Lincoln Black Label is being showcased on the MKZ and the MKC Concept. Lincoln Black Label eventually will be available on every new Lincoln vehicle. According to Lincoln, "Limited-edition design themes, ultra-premium materials, meticulous execution and elevated client service will be the hallmarks of Lincoln Black Label."

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June 14, 2013

Ford Looks at New Models to Boost Lincoln's Comeback

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Ford is reportedly looking at adding new models to the Lincoln brand in fast-growing segments to revive the struggling brand. According to Automotive News, Ford is studying new segments like the premium small car and crossover segments, which are expected to grow significantly by 2015.

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March 12, 2013

Next-Gen Lincoln Navigator to Get EcoBoost V6

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Motor Trend is reporting that Ford is working on a next-generation Lincoln Navigator SUV, which will likely see its current V8 engine replaced with Ford's 3.5L EcoBoost V6. The Lincoln Navigator is facing some stiff competition from models like the Mercedes-Benz GL and this fall a new Cadillac Escalade will arrive.

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January 12, 2013

Lincoln MKC Concept Previews Lincoln's New Small Crossover

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Lincoln has unveiled the Lincoln MKC concept, which is a preview of Lincoln's new small crossover and that is debuting this week at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show. The small luxury utility segment grew almost 60 percent in 2012 and more than 200 percent in the last four years, which is why it's part of Lincoln's future strategy.

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December 3, 2012

Lincoln Rebranded as the Lincoln Motor Company

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Lincoln has announced the launch of its new advertising campaign: "Introducing the Lincoln Motor Company." Lincoln was originally called the Lincoln Motor Company in 1922, when Edsel Ford signed the agreement purchasing the company from its founder Henry Leland. By reintroducing "The Lincoln Motor Company," the advertising campaign seeks to capture the founding principles of the company.

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October 22, 2012

Lincoln Gets New Dedicated Design Center

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Ford continues the reinvention of the Lincoln brand. Lincoln is now celebrating the formal opening of the new Lincoln Design Studio in Dearborn, Michigan, which is Lincoln's first new fully dedicated design center in four decades.

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October 15, 2012

2013 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid Rated at 45 MPG, Making it the Most Fuel-Efficient Luxury Car Available

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The fuel economy ratings for the all-new 2013 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid have just been released. The 2013 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid is officially rated with a 45 city, 45 highway and 45 combined MPG rating. The 45 MPG rating also means that the MKZ Hybrid is the most fuel-efficient luxury car on the market.

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September 18, 2012

New Small Lincoln Model Could Debut This Fall

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Back in 2009 Lincoln debuted the Lincoln C Concept, which was a small compact concept car that previewed a possible small Lincoln. Now three years later, it's being reported that Lincoln is set to officially release a new compact model.

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August 28, 2012

Lincoln to Arrive in China in 2014

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Ford has set the goal of bringing its Lincoln luxury brand to China in the second half of 2014. Ford CEO Alan Mulally announced the plans as Ford is breaking ground on its third assembly plant in the city of Chongqing.

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August 2, 2012

Ford Celebrates the Launch of the Only Front-Wheel-Drive Hybrid Transmission Made in North America

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Today Ford has announced the launch of its new HF35 transmission that will be used by its front-wheel-drive hybrid models. The new transmission also makes Ford the only producer of front-wheel-drive hybrid transmissions in North America.

Ford's Van Dyke Transmission Plant will add hybrid transmission capacity thanks to a new, flexible assembly line that will build the transmissions for the Ford C-MAX Hybrid, C-MAX Energi plug-in hybrid, Fusion Hybrid, Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid and Lincoln MKZ Hybrid.

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July 23, 2012

2013 Lincoln MKZ Starts at $36,800

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The online configurator for the all-new 2013 Lincoln MKZ is now live and with it we now know that the new MKZ will start at $36,800. Although Lincoln does have the small caveat on the site that says "prices are for survey purposes only."

If the final pricing remains true to what is one Lincoln's website, the all-new 2013 MKZ will have a price ranging from about $37k for the base MKZ all the way up to $57k for the top MKZ with the 3.7L V6 and AWD.

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