The car lincoln continental mark iii. Bob gregorie als chefdesigner zu ford der damit auch fur die serienfahrzeuge von lincoln verantwortlich war und die ersten mercury entwarf. 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. The continental mark iii is a personal luxury car that was marketed by the lincoln division of ford motor company from the 1969 through 1971 model yearsthe first generation of the mark series the mark iii was marketed as the flagship vehicle of ford motor company serving as a successor to the 19561957 continental mark iiin what would become a three decade rivalry the mark iii was. The lincoln town car nameplate goes back to the early 1920s as one of the countrys first luxury automobiles.
Die wirtschaftskrise der 1930er jahre uberstand lincoln dank einer neuausrichtung. Displaying 1 15 of 191 total results for classic lincoln continental vehicles for sale. It would wind up being replaced in the lineup by another lincoln favorite the continental before being brought back in 1979. Buy 1969 lincoln continental mark iii shop service manual.
Lincolns on againoff again mark series had its genesis in a one off custom built for edsel fords personal use. Die eigenstandigkeit der marke continental endete bereits mit der produktionseinstellung des mark ii im sommer 1957. In den modelljahren 1958 bis 1960 nutzte ford jedoch die marke fur besonders hochwertig ausgestattete versionen der zeitgenossischen lincoln modelle.