The Truth About Cars » Lincoln MKS http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:00:49 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » Lincoln MKS http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Ask Bark: What to Do with $300/Month? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/ask-bark-300-per-month/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/ask-bark-300-per-month/#comments Tue, 09 Feb 2016 15:00:53 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1282938 Every once in awhile, somebody writes in to Ask Bark with a question that makes me check my own bank account to see if I can afford my own recommendation. Today is one of those times. Sit back and relax while you read about our friend’s quest for a more powerful grocery-getter, and then see if […]

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Every once in awhile, somebody writes in to Ask Bark with a question that makes me check my own bank account to see if I can afford my own recommendation. Today is one of those times. Sit back and relax while you read about our friend’s quest for a more powerful grocery-getter, and then see if […]

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Crapwagon Outtake: Catching Zzzz’s In The Q-Ship http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/crapwagon-outtake-catching-zzzzs-in-the-q-ship/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/crapwagon-outtake-catching-zzzzs-in-the-q-ship/#comments Thu, 19 Jun 2014 14:52:13 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=846993 In the last decade, American sedans have managed to capture the hearts and minds of enthusiasts in a way that was previously unthinkable. And for good reason. The Cadillac CTS-V, Chrysler/Dodge SRT-8 twins and the Pontiac G8/Chevrolet SS and all truly world class sport sedans, and I’m not interested in any of them. Carlos Villalobos’ […]

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In the last decade, American sedans have managed to capture the hearts and minds of enthusiasts in a way that was previously unthinkable. And for good reason. The Cadillac CTS-V, Chrysler/Dodge SRT-8 twins and the Pontiac G8/Chevrolet SS and all truly world class sport sedans, and I’m not interested in any of them. Carlos Villalobos’ […]

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Lincoln Launches In China, China-Focused MKS Replacement To Follow http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/lincoln-launches-in-china-china-focused-mks-replacement-to-follow/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/lincoln-launches-in-china-china-focused-mks-replacement-to-follow/#comments Thu, 19 Jun 2014 14:19:19 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=846969 Lincoln is gearing up to launch in China, with a lineup full of CUVs and SUVs – and their only sedan offering won’t even be retrofitted to Chinese tastes. Carnewschina is reporting that Lincoln’s Chinese lineup will consist of the new Ford Escape-based MKC, the new MKX and the Navigator (already a popular grey import). […]

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Lincoln is gearing up to launch in China, with a lineup full of CUVs and SUVs – and their only sedan offering won’t even be retrofitted to Chinese tastes. Carnewschina is reporting that Lincoln’s Chinese lineup will consist of the new Ford Escape-based MKC, the new MKX and the Navigator (already a popular grey import). […]

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Here’s Your New Lincoln Continental http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/heres-your-new-lincoln-continental/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/heres-your-new-lincoln-continental/#comments Tue, 27 Aug 2013 14:29:39 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=501451 Car and Driver released renderings of the next Lincoln MKS aka Project GOBI aka the Lincoln flagship supposedly inspired by the 2002 Lincoln Continental concept. We spoke with someone well placed, and they provided us with some further insight. Apparently the rendering is not entirely accurate. For starters, the car will be based on the […]

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Car and Driver released renderings of the next Lincoln MKS aka Project GOBI aka the Lincoln flagship supposedly inspired by the 2002 Lincoln Continental concept. We spoke with someone well placed, and they provided us with some further insight. Apparently the rendering is not entirely accurate. For starters, the car will be based on the […]

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Lincoln Goes To China With New Flagship http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/lincoln-goes-to-china-with-new-flagship/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/lincoln-goes-to-china-with-new-flagship/#comments Tue, 20 Aug 2013 14:41:13 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=500021 It would appear that Lincoln’s upcoming replacement for the MKS sedan will be aimed squarely at the Chinese market. Rumors of a proper RWD flagship notwithstanding, the die has been cast, and it’s all entry-luxury-derived from here on out.   Based on potential insider information we’ve recently received, we can now predict that the next […]

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It would appear that Lincoln’s upcoming replacement for the MKS sedan will be aimed squarely at the Chinese market. Rumors of a proper RWD flagship notwithstanding, the die has been cast, and it’s all entry-luxury-derived from here on out.   Based on potential insider information we’ve recently received, we can now predict that the next […]

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Review: 2014 Acura RLX (With Video) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/review-2014-acura-rlx-with-video/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/review-2014-acura-rlx-with-video/#comments Sat, 17 Aug 2013 02:02:09 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=498841 Breaking into the Luxury market isn’t easy. Toyota has arguably had the most success with Lexus, the only full-line luxury marque sold in America that isn’t German. Infiniti gave up on trying to go head-to-head with the S-Class and 7-Series when they ditched the Q, and Cadillac has yet to have a complete and coherent […]

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Breaking into the Luxury market isn’t easy. Toyota has arguably had the most success with Lexus, the only full-line luxury marque sold in America that isn’t German. Infiniti gave up on trying to go head-to-head with the S-Class and 7-Series when they ditched the Q, and Cadillac has yet to have a complete and coherent […]

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Ecoboost Navigator, Small Crossover In The Cards For Lincoln http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/12/ecoboost-navigator-small-crossover-in-the-cards-for-lincoln/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/12/ecoboost-navigator-small-crossover-in-the-cards-for-lincoln/#comments Thu, 06 Dec 2012 15:35:07 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=469297 Jack’s proposal for a new Continental may have won over the hearts and minds of our readership, but Lincoln’s near-term product plans are erring on the side of conventional. Reporting on the media introduction of the 2013 MKZ, Reuters claims that Lincoln will be introducing a barrage of new product by 2016 – first up […]

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Jack’s proposal for a new Continental may have won over the hearts and minds of our readership, but Lincoln’s near-term product plans are erring on the side of conventional. Reporting on the media introduction of the 2013 MKZ, Reuters claims that Lincoln will be introducing a barrage of new product by 2016 – first up […]

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Disappointed By Four Detroit Cars, Consumer Reports Recommends A Japanese http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/disappointed-by-four-detroit-cars-consumer-reports-recommends-a-japanese/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/disappointed-by-four-detroit-cars-consumer-reports-recommends-a-japanese/#comments Tue, 20 Nov 2012 12:21:38 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=467522 Consumer Reports tested the latest offerings of Detroit automakers, did not like the Dodge Dart, was frustrated by the Cadillac XTS, was underwhelmed by the Lincoln MKS,  and put off by the Chevrolet Spark. CR ended up recommending a Japanese Lexus ES instead. The Dodge Dart, the first all-new model to emerge from the Fiat-Chrysler […]

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Consumer Reports tested the latest offerings of Detroit automakers, did not like the Dodge Dart, was frustrated by the Cadillac XTS, was underwhelmed by the Lincoln MKS,  and put off by the Chevrolet Spark. CR ended up recommending a Japanese Lexus ES instead. The Dodge Dart, the first all-new model to emerge from the Fiat-Chrysler […]

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Review: 2012 Acura RL http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/review-2012-acura-rl/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/review-2012-acura-rl/#comments Sun, 13 May 2012 13:00:36 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=441436 Despite debuting over seven years ago, extensively refreshed in 2009 and nip/tucked again in 2011, the Acura RL remains a mystery. Flagship products usually sell in small numbers, but the RL is one of the rarest sedans in America. This isn’t exactly been a badge of honor for Acura. Overlooked by shoppers who flock to […]

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Despite debuting over seven years ago, extensively refreshed in 2009 and nip/tucked again in 2011, the Acura RL remains a mystery. Flagship products usually sell in small numbers, but the RL is one of the rarest sedans in America. This isn’t exactly been a badge of honor for Acura. Overlooked by shoppers who flock to […]

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Review: Lincoln MKS Ecoboost Take Two http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/03/review-lincoln-mks-ecoboost-take-two/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/03/review-lincoln-mks-ecoboost-take-two/#comments Fri, 19 Mar 2010 14:42:56 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=349620 If Lincoln were a person, it would have been committed to a psych ward years ago. Battered by corporate politics, economic cycles, and a desire to both retain traditional customers and conquest new ones, the brand has lacked a coherent identity for over a quarter-century. There have been times when each of its models was […]

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If Lincoln were a person, it would have been committed to a psych ward years ago. Battered by corporate politics, economic cycles, and a desire to both retain traditional customers and conquest new ones, the brand has lacked a coherent identity for over a quarter-century. There have been times when each of its models was […]

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