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4dr Sedan


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

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 18.9

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.5


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


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
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.9
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

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


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


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


Vehicle Name Lincoln Continental
Body Style 4 Door Sedan


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


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


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)


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)


EPA Classification Large

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3868


Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Chrome
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4
Front Wheel Material Chrome
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7