The Truth About Cars » MKS http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 17:30:53 +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 » MKS http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Lincoln MKS Axed, Continental To Be Assembled Elsewhere http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/06/lincoln-mks-axed-continental-to-be-assembled-elsewhere/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/06/lincoln-mks-axed-continental-to-be-assembled-elsewhere/#comments Fri, 12 Jun 2015 18:00:32 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1091761 The 2016 Lincoln MKS will be the last of its kind, as the brand will cease production when the calendar rolls over. Parent company Ford gave a statement on the matter, USA Today reports, which reads as follows: Chicago Assembly Plant is vital to our global manufacturing footprint and will continue to manufacture the Ford […]

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The 2016 Lincoln MKS will be the last of its kind, as the brand will cease production when the calendar rolls over. Parent company Ford gave a statement on the matter, USA Today reports, which reads as follows: Chicago Assembly Plant is vital to our global manufacturing footprint and will continue to manufacture the Ford […]

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An Open Letter To Jim Farley, Mark Fields, And Everyone Else Re: Lincoln http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/12/an-open-letter-to-jim-farley-mark-fields-and-everyone-else-re-lincoln/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/12/an-open-letter-to-jim-farley-mark-fields-and-everyone-else-re-lincoln/#comments Wed, 05 Dec 2012 14:00:55 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=469158 What’s up. It’s your boy, JB. You know, the guy who isn’t allowed on your press trips any more. I’m not sure exactly why. It has something to do with me supposedly misusing one of your complimentary hotel rooms as a place to do something besides examine the press kit. I don’t know why it’s […]

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What’s up. It’s your boy, JB. You know, the guy who isn’t allowed on your press trips any more. I’m not sure exactly why. It has something to do with me supposedly misusing one of your complimentary hotel rooms as a place to do something besides examine the press kit. I don’t know why it’s […]

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What’s Wrong With This Picture: Lord Love A Lincoln Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-lord-love-a-lincoln-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-lord-love-a-lincoln-edition/#comments Thu, 17 Nov 2011 16:17:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=418907 What can you even say about Lincoln at this point? The brand talks up its new design studio, and then releases a “spot the changes” facelift. Critics bash the brand’s waterfall grille as “cetacean,” so for the facelift Lincoln goes and makes it look even more like baleen. Lincolns have little identity beyond Fords loaded up with there-for-the-sake-of-it […]

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What can you even say about Lincoln at this point? The brand talks up its new design studio, and then releases a “spot the changes” facelift. Critics bash the brand’s waterfall grille as “cetacean,” so for the facelift Lincoln goes and makes it look even more like baleen. Lincolns have little identity beyond Fords loaded up with there-for-the-sake-of-it […]

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Is Ford Enjoying Full-Size Success? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/08/is-ford-enjoying-full-size-success/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/08/is-ford-enjoying-full-size-success/#comments Mon, 16 Aug 2010 15:16:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=363046 Today’s Detroit News has an interesting item on Ford’s D3/D4 platform strategy, based on the thesis that The remade Taurus has emerged as a flagship for the Dearborn automaker, restoring luster to a nameplate that had become synonymous with “rental car,” and helping to revive an automaker that had become dependent on trucks and sport […]

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Today’s Detroit News has an interesting item on Ford’s D3/D4 platform strategy, based on the thesis that The remade Taurus has emerged as a flagship for the Dearborn automaker, restoring luster to a nameplate that had become synonymous with “rental car,” and helping to revive an automaker that had become dependent on trucks and sport […]

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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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