Wonder why Bentley cars fill you with lust? One Word: Embiricos

I was out at lunch today and when I returned to my car, I looked up and saw a Bentley Continental trolling the parking lot for a space. It made me wonder why the fundamental shape of today's Bentley motor vehicles are so stunning. After perusing Bentley's history, I think I found the answer: André Embiricos. » 11/02/13 8:02am 11/02/13 8:02am

This one hit the Mark - Iacocca's Most Profitable Product

Walking around Old Town Alexandria just outside Washington DC, I happened upon this beautiful 1969 Lincoln Continental Mark III. I remember the old Mark series of Lincoln automobiles when I was a kid, they were swank. Seriously swank. Big, bold, bedecked with fake wood and vinyl, but definitely a status symbol for… » 7/21/13 4:08pm 7/21/13 4:08pm

Hey Jimmy Fallon, Here's How To Do A Lincoln Commercial The Right Way

Our own Jason Torchinsky hit the nail on the head when he called out Lincoln's silly idea to make a Super Bowl ad "crowdsourced" from tweets about road trips. (I kind of hate myself a little bit for even using that word.) » 12/15/12 9:00am 12/15/12 9:00am

What Modern Car Would You Use For A Demolition Derby?

Demolition derbies are usually a slight detour for well worn older cars between the end of their usable life and a trip to the crusher. This weekend we want to know what would happen if the opposite were true and derbies somehow became the territory of brand new cars. » 3/03/12 5:00pm 3/03/12 5:00pm

For $12,000, that’ll leave a mark

American luxury today lacks the grandeur and optimism of the past, a fact driven by a generation raised with no appreciation for hoods long enough to land a Dreamliner, or the mystique of the opera window. Today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Lincoln Mark V serves as a stoic reminder of what luxury once was, but is its… » 9/30/11 8:00am 9/30/11 8:00am

Neil Young Looks in on Early Stages of LincVolt Rebuild

Last month we told you Neil Young's 1959 Lincoln turbine-charged electric hybrid was damaged in a fire it may have started. Determined to rebuild the LincVolt, we saw Young on webcam this week visiting the remains of his charred dream. » 1/01/11 11:00am 1/01/11 11:00am

Bentley Sues Axl Rose Over Trashed Flying Spur

Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose owes Bentley Financial thousands for abusing a Continental Flying Spur like it was an Iggy Pop song. Transgressions include exceeding the mileage limit by 43K gouging the bumper, and not paying $74K. [TMZ] » 10/22/10 3:00pm 10/22/10 3:00pm