Lincoln C

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Lincoln C
Lincoln C--DC.jpg
Overview
Manufacturer Lincoln
Also called Lincoln C concept
Body and chassis
Class Compact
Body style 5-door hatchback
Layout FF layout
Platform Ford Global C platform
Related Ford Focus
Powertrain
Engine Ecoboost 2.0 I4
Transmission 6-Speed Automatic
Dimensions
Wheelbase TBA
Length TBA
Height TBA
Curb weight TBA
Chronology
Successor Lincoln MKC

The Lincoln C is a concept car manufactured by the Lincoln division of Ford, which was unveiled at the 2009 North American International Auto Show.[1]

It included a 1.6 liter EcoBoost engine rated at 180 horsepower (134 kW) and 180 pound-feet (244 N·m) of torque, with a dry dual-clutch PowerShift 6-speed transmission. The Ford Sync system features a female avatar called Eva, which can be customized.[2]

A production version of the Lincoln C concept has not been officially announced or unveiled, but the concept remains on the official Lincoln web site as a "future vehicle".[3] With Ford having canceled the Mercury brand and investing heavily in Lincoln. [4] Ford canceled the C concept and its successor was the Lincoln MKC concept unveiled in 2013.[5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pund, Daniel (2009-01-12). "2009 Detroit Auto Show: Lincoln C concept". Blogs.edmunds.com. Retrieved 2012-01-01. 
  2. ^ "First Look: Lincoln C Concept". Motortrend.com. Retrieved 2012-01-01. 
  3. ^ Lincoln.com
  4. ^ Media.Ford.com
  5. ^ FordInsideNews.com
  6. ^ "Lincoln Plans 7 New Models, Including First-Ever C-Segment Vehicle". Motorauthority.com. 2010-06-02. Retrieved 2012-01-01. 

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