Lincoln Motor Company has unveiled its final version for the 2017 year, the luxury sedan under the name Lincoln Continental at the NAIAS in Detroit, the fans of this brand did not leave anyone indifferent. Designers and engineers are faced with similar terms of reference but also come up with similar solutions, and therefore in some elements similar to other models.
On this occasion it was a lot of contradictions when the head of design company Bentley, Luc Donckerwolke, called American Lincoln when he was in the concept version, because of the similarity of their model Bentley Flying Spur. But the model, with a long tradition, retained the elegant character. The body is adorned with aluminum construction, which is styled a bit conservative, but brings new signature grille, while ambient LED headlamps from front and tail awakens in a fluid motion when the driver approaches the vehicle with the key, then there is a the hidden electric door handles, as well as the panoramic roof.
Under the hood hides the all-new Lincoln-exclusive 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6 engine that develops 400 hp and torque of 400 lb-ft. There are three driving modes: Comfort, Normal and Sport, and depending on what the driver defined, so it will work and systems, primarily engine, and steering and suspension. In addition to the standard version of the market will be offered and the version in which engine power is transferred to all four wheels.
The interior exudes elegance and quality finish, which features leather seating, leather-wrapped console and instrument panel, unique stitching, genuine wood and aluminum inserts. Special attention was paid to sound insulation that is pushed to the maximum, there are seats that can be adjusted up to 30 ways. Available features of these seats include massage, heat and cooling, and independent thigh extensions to provide support.
Within the electronics can be said about the existence of: system vectoring torque, adaptive cruise control, a system of 360-degree camera system and assists in preventing collisions and pedestrian detection, and more.