Lincoln Motor Company is a car manufacturer who creates and markets luxury vehicles. They are another division of the Ford Motor Company who releases luxury automobiles primarily in the Middle East and the North America. Just in November 2014, the Lincoln Motor Company started introducing their lineup in China. Lincoln cars are now also marketed in Japan and South Korea.
The Lincoln Motor Company is discovered by Henry M. Leland in 1917 and has been a division of the Ford Motor Company since 1922. Lincoln currently has two sedans in its North American lineup including the MKS and MKZ, two sport utility vehicles, the Navigator and the Navigator L, and three crossover utility vehicles, the MKX, MKC, and the MKT.
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They also have two vehicles for livery or limousine use which are both according to the MKT model.
As the former manager on the General Motors Company, under the Cadillac subsidiary, Henry Leland built the Lincoln Motor Company together with his son, Wilfred Leland in August 1917. The first plant of the company was built at Detroit, Michigan, particularly at the 6200 West Warren Avenue.
The company was named directly after the 16th President of the United States of America, Abraham Lincoln, who was Henry’s hero and personal presidential bet. On the initial process of the company, the Lincoln Motor Company first got its revenues from the assembly of Liberty aircraft engines as a contract with the US government for World War I utilization.
Right after the war, the Lincoln Motor Company started changing their tools and equipment to make way for the manufacturing of luxury vehicles. The Ford Motor Company then bought the company in 1922, but the Lincoln group continued to stand as a solo company until the 1940s.
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Lincoln also joined the world of motorsports even though it generally sells luxury vehicles. They joined the Grand National Stock Car series, Winston Cup Series, and the Chevrolet–Pontiac-Ford Series in 1990.
Full List of Lincoln Car Models
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The Lincoln Navigator is a sports utility vehicle designed and manufactured by the Lincoln marquee of automobile giant, Ford. The Navigator has been running from 1998 until today where its latest generation released in 2015 is still sold in American markets.
- Lincoln Model K
- Lincoln-Zephyr Continental
- Lincoln K-series LeBaron Convertible
- Lincoln H series
- Lincoln Continental coupe
- Lincoln Continental Mark II
- Lincoln Continental Mark V Landau
- Lincoln Continental Convertible
- Lincoln Mark III
- Lincoln Continental Town
- Lincoln Blackwood
- Lincoln K-series
- Lincoln MKR
- Lincoln Custom
- Lincoln Mark VIII
- Lincoln Mark series
- Lincoln Mark LT
- Lincoln Continental
- Lincoln Continental Mark VII
Video of The Lincoln Car Models
Photos of Lincoln’s Different Types of Cars
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