2015LincolnMKS

Lincoln MKS

A Bench-Warmer In Waiting I hail from Cleveland, and that means I'm familiar with sports franchises that are always falling short of championships. The Indians, the Browns, the Cavs – they've all come close, but being a resident of C-Town means learning to appreciate the effort more…

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2015 Lincoln MKS - 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan (Base)
4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan (Base)
MSRP:
$38,850
Engine:
3.7L V-6
MPG:
19 City / 28 HWY
2015 Lincoln MKS - 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan (Base)
4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan (Base)
MSRP:
$40,845
Engine:
3.7L V-6
MPG:
18 City / 26 HWY
2015 Lincoln MKS - 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan (EcoBoost)
4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan (EcoBoost)
MSRP:
$45,840
Engine:
3.5L V-6
MPG:
17 City / 25 HWY
Lincoln Continental production likely to shift to Flat Rock

When Lincoln starts building the production version of the Continental, it likely won't be in Chicago, where the MKS sedan is currently built.
Ford announces two recalls, 442k vehicles affected in North America

Ford is issuing two recalls that cover a total of 442,300 vehicles in North America. One is for 422,814 cars for a possible power steering fault, and the other is for 19,486 units of the 2015 Mustang with the 2.3-liter EcoBoost for high underbody temperatures.
Lincoln considering giving cars real names again

Lincoln is hinting that it might get rid of its alphabet soup of model names in favor of real words. The chance comes after the successful reaction to the Continental concept.

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Lincoln goes back 80 years to sell the 2013 MKS

Lincoln has released the first 30-second ad spot for the 2013 MKS, with its seventeen intial seconds spent covering the era of Lincoln glory from 1922 to 1976. The ad almost feels like an apology for the MKS, as if the ad team really wanted to sell the 2013 MKZ but was assigned the penalty-box MKS and had their protestations silenced with, "Just make something!"
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Ford announces two recalls, 442k vehicles affected in North America

Ford is issuing two recalls that cover a total of 442,300 vehicles in North America. One is for 422,814 cars for a possible power steering fault, and the other is for 19,486 units of the 2015 Mustang with the 2.3-liter EcoBoost for high underbody temperatures.
Ford launches pair of recalls affecting fullsize sedans and Transit Connect van

Ford is recalling over 221,000 vehicles as part of two separate campaigns affecting its fullsize sedans and its 2014 Transit Connect van.
Ford recalls 83k Taurus and crossover models for halfshaft issue

Ford and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have issued a recall for some 83,250 vehicles in the US, for an issue with halfshafts. More specifically a "halfshaft retention circlip" might not have been properly installed on affected vehicles, with the result being halfshafts that may move improperly or disengage completely from the linkshaft while driving. The NHTSA release also notes that the issue may occur "without prior warning" which obviously factors in to the timeliness of
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