Lincoln nautilus car. Its replacement is the 2019 lincoln nautilus but aside from a new name a freshened face an updated powertrain and more advanced driver assistance technology. The lincoln continental is a series of mid sized and full sized luxury cars produced by lincoln a division of the american automaker ford motor companyintroduced in 1939 as a personal vehicle of edsel ford who commissioned a coachbuilt lincoln zephyr convertible as a vacation vehicle to attract potential lincoln buyersin what would give the model line its name the exterior was given. Lincoln has the distinction of establishing the personal luxury car segment with the entry of the lincoln continental into mass production. Mkx not so much.
The lincoln mkx is dead. A nautilus is an underwater mollusk the latin word for sailor and the name of lincolns replacement for the mkx midsize luxury crossover. Its a mid size two row crossover suv that shares some running gear with the ford edge but with. The aviators baby brother starts affordably but can really pack on the options.
Nautilus is a good name. It would wind up being replaced in the lineup by another lincoln favorite the continental before being brought back in 1979. Say hello to the lincoln nautilus and goodbye to the brands mk naming scheme that some customers still havent deciphered after more than a decade. Suvs lincoln announces pricing and configurator for nautilus suv.
Lincoln has released a configurator for the nautilus formerly known as the mkxwith a new name new four cylinder base engine and a new eight speed transmission the 2019 lincoln nautilus. First to go is the mkx which will become the. The lincoln town car nameplate goes back to the early 1920s as one of the countrys first luxury automobiles. Lincoln formally the lincoln motor company is a luxury vehicle brand of the american manufacturer ford motor companymarketed among the top luxury brands in the united states lincoln has competed closely against cadillac for nearly its entire existence.