A year from now, we can expect to see the brand new 2017 Lincoln Continental. This full-size sedan was unveiled at the 2015 New York Auto Show.
Design of exterior
The new main competitor to Cadillac CT6, BMW 7-series and Audi A8 is finally arriving. It is a 2017 Lincoln Continental which will be truly amazing. Always known for its handsome exterior, nicely designed interior and great power, new Lincoln will be even better. When it comes to exterior design, new Continental will stay true to its well known design. However, it will get some new details and redesigned parts of the vehicle. The front fascia will get a new grille. This new mesh aluminum grille will give a new face to Lincoln. The headlamps are also expected to be refreshed. They will be equipped with quality LED/laser technology. The front bumper will be revised as well. The full-width tail lamps will also get LED lighting. New Lincoln will ride on 20-inch aluminum wheels which will look very attractive. It will get new design of door handles and mirrors.
2017 Lincoln Continental interior design
Although it was also camouflaged inside, we managed to see some details of the brand new 2017 Lincoln Continental. The comfort and luxury will be on the highest level as always. It will get chrome details on the dashboard, doors etc. The cabin will look elegant and luxurious. It will be modern and equipped with latest technology. The large LCD touch screen will be placed on the center of the dash board. The seats will be comfortable and 30-way adjustable.
Engine and performance
Under the hood of 2017 Lincoln Continental will be placed a new engine. It will most likely be a 3.0-liter V6 EcoBoost turbocharged engine. This engine should be able to deliver up to 350 horsepower. It will be offered with front-wheel drive. However all-wheel drive will be also an option. As for the transmission, it should be mated to a nine- or ten-speed automatic gearbox. It will be able to get 60 mph in 6 seconds. Its top speed will be 155 mph.
Release date and price
It is too early to talk about the release date of 2017 Lincoln Continental. However, we assume that it should appear in late 2016 or perhaps in early 2017. When it comes to pricing, it is expected to be around $75,000.