2016 Lincoln Continental prepare to see the light of day? The new Concept was officially announced few days ahead of 2015 New York Motor Show. “This is a concept which for us signals the future of what we call quiet luxury. The Concept is a very strong hint – I’ll underline very strong hint – as to what you’ll see in the production vehicle,” Mark Fields, Ford Motor Company president and CEO, said. The concept of the new Lincoln Continental 2016 features LED matrix headlamps with laser-assist high beams, E-Latch door handles and SPD SmartGlass tinting sunroof.
Previously this information was confirmed by Neil Young who said that he is working with Lincoln in integration his product Pono (high-quality digital music player and download service) in Lincoln Continental for a 2016 release. “We do not comment on speculation,” a Lincoln spokesman said to The Detroit News when he was asked about Pono and the return of the Continental. “We have announced we have an exclusive partnership with Revel. This is our strategic direction for our sound systems in our Lincoln lineup for the next 10 years.”
2016 Lincoln Continental engine
The new 2016 Lincoln Continental concept will come with smooth and powerful EcoBoost engine. It is reported that this luxury car will certainly come with 3.0-liter V6 EcoBoost engine provide exclusive only for new Lincoln Continental. The 2016 Lincoln Continental will have around 440 hp. In addition, it should have an automatic 6-speed gearbox coupled with 4-wheel drive. The Lincoln Continental 2016 will be equipped with Lincoln Drive Control that is able to offer three driving modes to its drivers (normal, sport and comfort), depending on their personal preferences.
Scott Tobin, Lincoln Product Development director said: “For an effortlessly powerful and rewarding driving experience, the Lincoln Continental Concept combines a new unique-to-Lincoln EcoBoost engine with a suite of technologies that deliver the ideal balance of a smooth ride with confident handling.”
2016 Lincoln Continental design
The 2016 Lincoln Continental Concept’s exterior is shaped with an advanced shape. Its brand new one-piece centered grille showcases a duplicating Lincoln Star graphic. Advanced E-Latch door deals with, tucked discretely in the car beltline, contribute to the car’s clean side profile. Plus E-Latch door deals with make opening and closing doors easier and quieter. With Lincoln’s trademark Approach Detection, when you approach the car it lights up to greet you, inside and out. The trademark full-width taillamp showcases sophisticated light-through-chrome innovation. The new Lincoln Continental Concept features driver assist technologies such as: 360-degree camera that displays on the MyLincoln Touch screen, Enhanced Park Assist and Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection.
Developed for greater convenience and privacy, the new Lincoln Continental 2016 Concept provides rear seat amenities that supply a first-class travel experience. With the touch of a button, the rear passenger can reposition the empty front traveler seat, making room for the totally reclining rear seats. The Revel Ultima System provides travelers with a premium audio experience and permits passengers to choose one of 3 listening modes – Stereo, Audience and On-Stage. Active Noise Control changes sound levels to preserve the Continental Concept’s quiet trip. Ambient Lighting improves the interior environment developing a renewing sanctuary. Soft gold LED lights glow from the underside of the center console and from the halo light overhead. Rear-seat passengers likewise take pleasure in the benefit of a tablet lap tray that deploys from the Through – center console, a champagne storage compartment, and Venetian leather first-rate travel cases.
New Lincoln Continental concept price and release date
Needless to say the 2016 Lincoln Continental is a extremely gorgeous and modern vehicle that will have a really powerful engine system just like its predecessors. A lot of interior and exterior design modifications will be used to reflect how much luxury this car deserves. Price of this car has not yet been announced, however a lot of Lincoln lovers can expect that price tag should be a little higher than its competitors. If we take rear seat area into consideration, which is chock full of luxury features, we can expect higher price tag for new Lincoln Continental 2016; That means that it might be going for about $100,000 by the time it come to production.