Specs

Research 1998 Lincoln Town Car specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

Executive 4dr Sedan Executive

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11 x - TBD -
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 20.6

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.6

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 850
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 205 @ 4250
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 290 @ 3500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 280 @ 3000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 220 @ 4500
Fuel System SMPI
Displacement 4.6L/281
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Order Code 99W

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Rear (in) 65.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.2
Height, Overall (in) 58.0
Length, Overall (in) 215.3
Wheelbase (in) 117.7
Track Width, Front (in) 63.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.0

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Volume (ft³) 112.3
Second Hip Room (in) 58.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 60.3
Second Leg Room (in) 41.1
Second Head Room (in) 37.5
Front Hip Room (in) 57.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 60.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.2
Passenger Capacity 6

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24

Steering

Steering Type Recirculating Ball
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 42.0

Summary

Body Style 4 Door Sedan Executive
Vehicle Name Lincoln Town Car

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .70
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Watts linkage
Suspension Type - Front Short/Long Arm
Suspension Type - Front HD Short/Long Arm

Tires

Front Tire Order Code T3U
Rear Tire Order Code T3U
Spare Tire Order Code 508
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P225/60SR16
Rear Tire Size P225/60SR16
Spare Tire Size P225/60SR16
Spare Tire Size T125/80R16

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code 44U
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.08
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.27
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.32
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Vehicle

EPA Classification Large

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4015

Wheels

Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7