The 2018 Lincoln Continental already has made its debut at the last auto show that was held in Detroit this year. This brand new car had shown few essential exterior design changes. Detailed information was not revealed by the maker. From its appearance, it is being speculated that there will be many changes in its interior design. Few sources say that there is going to be few alterations in engine specification. Before this car hits the market, have a glimpse at the changes and specifications of this facelifted car.
Primary competitors of upcoming Continental are:
- BMW 5-series
- Cadillac CTS
- Audi A6
- Mercedes-Benz E-Class
- Jaguar XF
- Volvo S90
These cars have got similar features and performance as that of Continental and time will say whether new Continental will be able to go ahead of these cars or not.
2018 Lincoln Continental Engine Output
Under the hood of 2018 Lincoln Continental, there 3.7-liter engine V6 with twin turbo technology as the base version. This engine is supposed to produce a power up to 305 hp. Front wheel drive system is being offered as base version while all wheel drive will be offered as option. There might be another engine with 2.7-liter engine V6 with 355 hp and 3.0-liter 400 hp. This engine is the same that is used in S550 Mustang. The engines can be powered by a 6-speed transmission controlled automatically.
2018 Lincoln Continental Redesign Interior and Exterior
Interior has been given enough attention to make it look lavish and give very comfortable experience. This is evident from the fact that now you can adjust the driver seat of this car in 30 different directions. This also includes seat pillow for each and every seat. Rear seats have been provided with several controls to have control over seat adjustment, audio system and climate control. These will definitely raise the standard of this car to a better position than it is at present. Passengers have full control over their seating position, audio and interior temperature. Heating, massage and cooling functionalities have been given in the front seats as well along with rear seats.
Upgrades that will come in 2018 Lincoln Continental are the Black Tag package. This package comprises of different shades of trims and three styles in which one style is the unique style of Continental. Headlights, tail lights, fog lamps and bumpers have been redesigned. This means that there is a makeover of front and rear fascia.
This will definitively give a fresh look to this exotic car. Interior space is one of the most remarkable things of Continental. It is a very comfortable car where you do not have to compromise on space. Many details have not yet been revealed by Lincoln.
2018 Lincoln Continental Price and Release Date
The 2018 Lincoln Continental has been fixed with a price of around $45,500 for the base version. This is a bit on the higher end and that is expected since this is a top notch car in terms of consoles and comfort. This car is supposed to reach the market by summer of next year.