Lincoln Partners with Revel for Luxury Audio

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Lincoln Partners with Revel for Luxury Audio
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To deliver a proper luxury feel every high-end vehicle has to be equipped with an advanced sound system; it’s a prerequisite. To ensure its customers get the best listening experience possible Lincoln has just announced an exclusive 10-year partnership with Revel audio systems. Continue Reading...

Top Ranked New Cars in Initial Quality by Vehicle Class

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Top Ranked New Cars in Initial Quality by Vehicle Class
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This year’s JD Power Initial Quality Study had a few surprises and you might be shocked to hear which vehicles were most problem free. Continue Reading...

Top 10 Cars of the 2014 Beijing Motor Show

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Top 10 Cars of the 2014 Beijing Motor Show
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It might seem easy to ignore the Beijing Motor Show. After all, it is halfway around the world. But the Chinese auto market is growing quickly. In fact, it surpassed the U.S. in 2010. The auto show in Beijing is getting bigger, too. This year’s debuts mark a new pinnacle in BMW luxury sedans, a… Continue Reading...

Top 10 Least Reliable Cars and Trucks

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Top 10 Least Reliable Cars and Trucks
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Since its founding in 1936, Consumer Reports has become the go-to source for shoppers. From new refrigerators to bottles of wine, Blue-ray players to homeowner’s insurance, if it’s on the market it’s likely the non-profit organization has scientifically tested it. Of course the consumer watchdog is probably most famous for its vehicle reliability ratings. Continue Reading...

Top 10 Cars With the Largest Declines in Dependability

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Top 10 Cars With the Largest Declines in Dependability
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Quality is an ever-moving target; it’s something automakers have to constantly monitor. And like the Mongol hordes conquering vast swaths of Asia in the 13th century, problems can easily overwhelm an unsuspecting company’s defenses. Like arrows toppling a mighty war elephant, just a few small issues can devastate even the most reliable vehicle on the… Continue Reading...

Lincoln Customers Opting For All-Wheel Drive

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Lincoln Customers Opting For All-Wheel Drive
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While Audi is famous for their quattro all-wheel drive system, Lincoln is the only domestic luxury car brand to offer every single product with an AWD option, and buyers are leaning strongly towards having all 4 wheels powered on many of their products. Lincoln reports that 72 percent of MKT buyers and 62 percent of… Continue Reading...

Lincoln MKC, MKD And Aviator Plans Revealed

Lincoln MKC, MKD And Aviator Plans Revealed
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After a long period of neglect by parent company Ford, Lincoln is expected to launch three new products within the upcoming years to complement their current lineup, with a small crossover, compact car and a version of the Ford Explorer joining the ranks. The new small Lincoln, tentatively known as the MKC, will be based… Continue Reading...

Lincoln Offers Free Access To New York Times Online Section

Lincoln Offers Free Access To New York Times Online Section
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With the New York Times erecting a “pay wall” around their online section, many web enthusiasts are crying foul at the venerable paper’s decision to abandon the online modus operandi of making information free. But 200,000 of the Times’ best customers will be eligible for free access (worth about $150) thanks to Lincoln, which is… Continue Reading...

Ford Recalls 31,000 Vehicles for Fuel Risk, Electrical Problems

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Ford announced a recall of their trucks and crossovers – including 23,688 Ranger pickup trucks – because of a fuel line near the throttle body shield that could leak fuel and cause a fire, and an electrical system that might short out and, well, cause a fire. Ford is recalling 8,022 Edge and Lincokn MKX… Continue Reading...

Lincoln Dealers Won’t See New Product At Meetings With Ford Execs

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Lincoln Dealers Won’t See New Product At Meetings With Ford Execs
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With 200 of Lincoln‘s 1200 dealers staring down a possible termination of their franchise, an upcoming dealer meeting will provide little comfort to retailers of Ford’s luxury brand, as the Blue Oval will not share upcoming product details with Lincoln’s sales force. Even though Ford is aggressively targeting Lincoln dealers with a demand for a… Continue Reading...

Ford Edge And Lincoln MKX Face Recall Due To Fire Hazard

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Ford Edge And Lincoln MKX Face Recall Due To Fire Hazard
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Ford is recalling both the Edge crossover and the Lincoln MKX luxury crossover due to an electrical short that could lead to a fire. The vehicles were built during a 6 day window, and also includes certain Ford F-Series trucks. Dealers will inspect a component known as the body control module, and replace it if… Continue Reading...

Refreshed 2011 Lincoln MKX Boasts Class Leading Fuel Economy

Refreshed 2011 Lincoln MKX Boasts Class Leading Fuel Economy
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Lincoln is about to launch their new refreshed MKX crossover, and the most significant changes come with regards to gas mileage. Fuel economy is a class leading 19mpg city/26mpg highway, despite having a 3.7L 305 horsepower V6 under the hood. Of course, most consumers will notice the new corporate schnozz, which is much more striking… Continue Reading...

Buying American: It’s In the Numbers (and Letters)

Buying American: It’s In the Numbers (and Letters)
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The All-American Impala: Made in Canada During President Obama’s press conference last week when he announced that Chrylser would file for Chapter 11, he asked Americans that if they were looking to buy a car, to look at American cars. The “buy American” philosophy drew harsh criticism from the American International Automobile Dealers Association (AIADA),… Continue Reading...