Specs

Research 1999 Lincoln Continental specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

4dr Sedan

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.6 x 1.02
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x 0.55
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 18.9

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.5

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 125
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 750

Engine

Fuel System MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 275 @ 4750
Engine Order Code 99V
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 4.6L/281
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 275 @ 5750

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 56.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.5
Track Width, Front (in) 63.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.6
Length, Overall (in) 208.5
Wheelbase (in) 109.0
Liftover Height (in) 27.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.9

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.1
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.6
Second Hip Room (in) 56.5
Front Hip Room (in) 55.7
Passenger Capacity 6
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 101.5
Second Leg Room (in) 38.0
Second Head Room (in) 38.0

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.86
Steering Type Pwr rack & pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.95
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 41.1

Summary

Vehicle Name Lincoln Continental
Body Style 4 Door Sedan

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Air springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 36
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.77
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Struts
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Alum. control arm

Tires

Rear Tire Order Code T31
Front Tire Order Code T23
Front Tire Order Code T31
Rear Tire Order Code T23
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P225/60VR16
Front Tire Size P225/60R16
Rear Tire Size P225/60VR16
Rear Tire Size P225/60R16
Spare Tire Size T125/80R16

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.77
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code 44X
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.56
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.26
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Vehicle

EPA Classification Large Cars

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3868

Wheels

Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Chrome
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4.0
Front Wheel Material Chrome
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0