Ford confirmed nowadays that the Lincoln Continental will be discontinued for North America right after the 2020 design year. The news undoubtedly is not astonishing presented the Continental’s meager income figures, lukewarm critical reception and the truth that the Navigator has resoundingly entrenched itself as the brand’s accurate present day flagship.
“The name will go back into the vault,” Lincoln spokesperson Angie Kozleski advised the Detroit Totally free Push. “It has a long and loaded background. But production for this motor vehicle will be ending at the conclusion of this year.”
In an formal statement, the brand reported the final decision was thanks to the continued decrease of entire-dimension premium sedans in the United States.
The Continental is developed in Flat Rock, Mich., and dates back to 2017 when Lincoln resurrected the nameplate right after a 15-year hiatus. The car itself technically replaced the unloved MKS in Lincoln’s lineup, and