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Henry and Wilfred Leland, his son, resigned from Cadillac in
1917 to form the Lincoln Motor Company in order to manufacture Liberty
motors during WWI. The company was named for the first president for
whom Henry Leland had voted. When the war effort ended the Lelands had a
modern manufacturing plant and the decision was made to manufacture a
new luxury motorcar with the first Lincoln vehicle being completed in
September of 1920. Shortly thereafter, in late 1921 the company found
itself in dire financial straits and the company was sold to the Ford
Edsel Ford, Henry’s only son, was named president of the company.
Edsel provided the direction and inspiration for the Lincoln motorcar
for the rest of his life. He immediately went to work acquiring designs
from the top U. S. coachbuilders to invigorate the Lincoln motorcar.
Thus a legend of American luxury was born.
Throughout the Roaring Twenties, Lincolns were offered with both
factory and custom-built bodies, from roadsters to elegant open town
cars. The Lincoln chassis carried bodies from the great coachbuilders of
the day, including Brunn, Derham, Dietrich, Judkins, LeBaron, Locke and
Willoughby. Sales began to climb and by the mid-twenties the Lincoln
motorcar was recognized worldwide as one of the world’s premier
Edsel Ford recognized the luxury market was in decline and the
mid-price Lincoln-Zephyr was introduced in November 1935. The
Lincoln-Zephyr featured an aerodynamic design powered by a smaller V-12.
In 1936 the company sold 22,000 cars of which 15,000 were the Zephyr.
The Zephyr was a sales success.
The first postwar Lincolns, featuring all-new designs, were initially
well-received but upstaged by the dramatic new look introduced by
competing Cadillac sending Lincoln designers back to the drawing board.
The result was a major redesign for the 1952 model year. In 1961 the company made a dramatic turn with a new design that would
became one of the most heralded and influential designs of the 1960s. At
a time when most American auto companies were using almost as much
chrome as paint Lincoln returned to “understated elegance.” The new
design became known as “the Continental look,” and established fresh
design continuity for the marque.
The Lincoln Town Car was introduced in 1981 and by 2006 it was the
largest American made car measuring nearly 18 feet (5.49 meters). In
2002 the Lincoln LS (Luxury Sport) was introduced and between 2003 and
2005 the company also produced the mid-sized, luxury Lincoln Aviator SUV
and paved the way for the Mark LT, MKX, MKZ and Navigator.
Whichever Lincoln you own you owe it to yourself to upgrade it and
protect it with the high quality
aftermarket accessories and tints. Choose from Rtint® precut
headlight covers, taillight tints or DIY window tint kits as well as
premium Rdash® and Benevento™ dash trim kits. Looking for a spoiler,
chrome trim or replacement LEDs for your dash or dome lights? We've got
all that and more. AT Rvinyl, we work hard to bring you the best, most
affordable and innovative aftermarket accessories for your Lincoln so go
ahead, take a look around. We're sure you'll find something you'll find
a deal that's just too good to refuse.
There's something about the look of blacked-out taillights
on the Lincoln MKZ, especially when it's got a Tuxedo Black
Metallic finish. If you're as much a fan of that murdered
out look then why not upgrade your Lincoln with an Rtint®
limo tint window tint kit, blackout headlight and tail light
tints and an Rwraps® Matte Black vehicle wrap too?