Lincolns Could Get Real Names Again, But Only In China

There's been a lot of furniture rearranging over at the Lincoln Motor Company lately, but new product such as the MKZ is trickling out. On the face of it, newer models like the MKC seem like they're getting better and less Ford-ish, too. The worst aspect of Lincoln's lineup? The names. The MK-whatevers are forgettable. … » 11/28/13 10:30am 11/28/13 10:30am

Why JFK's Limousine Stayed In Service For 13 Years After Dallas

You would not be blamed for assuming the Lincoln Continental used by President Kennedy on that horrible day 50 years ago was immediately retired. You would, however, be wrong. The Lincoln that saw the assassination of one leader and the near death of another remained in service. Why? » 11/22/13 12:40pm 11/22/13 12:40pm

Lincoln To Attempt Non-Terrible Advertising Campaign

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:30 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 10/09/13 9:30am 10/09/13 9:30am

Ford Admits Lincoln Is A Decade Away From Being A Luxury Brand

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:00 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 8/28/13 9:13am 8/28/13 9:13am

This Should Have Been 'Best In Show' At Pebble Beach

This year's Best In Show at the Pebble Beach Councours d'Elegance was a A 1934 Packard 1108 Twelve Dietrich Convertible Victoria. While this is no doubt an incredible car, it's also a bit of a safe and predictable choice. The 1955 Lincoln Indianapolis Boano Coupe, on the other hand, would have been an inspired choice. » 8/19/13 2:17pm 8/19/13 2:17pm

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

1972 Lincoln Mark IV: The Jalopnik Classic Review

Forget all about Jimmy Fallon and that puddle of beige goo Lincoln has been calling cars of late. Let's go back to a time when Lincoln meant class. It meant style. It meant "personal luxury" and all of the loud polyester tie, wide lapel wearing glory that entails. » 4/09/13 2:20pm 4/09/13 2:20pm