Do you want to know more about 2018 Lincoln Continental improvements? Of course the 2018 model year comes with some updates and improvement especially for the engine options. Not only the engine, it seems that the exterior will have new design as well as the interior. However, let see the engine improvement first, price and release date in this following information.
2018 Lincoln Continental Engine
The 2018 Lincoln Continental improvements happen in the engine. It gives you several engine options. Just choose the best engine depending on your needs. The first engine option is with a 2.7-liter EcoBoost engine V6. Though, the engine is not big, it can give you enough power until 335 horsepower and 390 lb.-ft. of torque. If it is not enough for you, then you need to choose the second option. It comes with special DOHC 3.0-liter V6 engine. This powertrain can deliver power until 400 horsepower and 400 lb.-ft. of torque. Is it enough? Well, the last offering from the company is about a 3.7-liter DOHC 24-Valve which can create power up to 305 horsepower and 280 lb.-ft.
All the engines will be matched with a 6-speed transmission system. The rumors said that the company will give you a front-wheel drive, but an all-wheel-drive configuration is available as option. You can see later that the 2018 model can sprint from 0-60 mph with only 6.5 seconds. The highest speed for this vehicle may be at 130 mph. The other expectation is about its mileage. It needs 20 mpg in the city drive and 27 mpg on highways. You can be proud since the CO2 emissions are reducing as well.
2018 Lincoln Continental Price and Release Date
All of us expect to see the 2018 Lincoln Continental will be on showroom at least in the middle of 2017. Well, if the 2018 model does not appear in the showroom or dealer in the end of 2017. It may release in the early 2018 because it is preparing to hit the market in 2018. Next, the price seems higher than the current model, but it is logic price if we see all the features from newest model. Though the official price is not announced by the company yet, we expect the basic vehicle will be at $45,500 and the top model with full package and premium options can be at $66,000. It is nice price since there are 2018 Lincoln Continental improvements.