Panasonic aims to launch autonomous driving system in 2022Oct. 10
Panasonic's autonomous driving system is expected to be launched in commercial vehicles as early as 2022, in a move that will likely help the Japanese company narrow its gap with rival suppliers in a highly competitive market.
AutoNews Now: Continental sparks sales of other LincolnsSept. 25
Continental sparks sales of other Lincolns; Ford responds to NFL flap with free-speech statement; Volvo to build XC90 in S.C.; JLR on the prowl?; Subaru Viziv Performance concept.
Continental revival pays dividends for LincolnSept. 24
A dealership general manager says his used-car lot is full of BMW 7-series sedans that buyers have traded in for the Continental.
Who can resist mail like this?June 5
Lincoln has received the U.S. Postal Service's Irresistible Mail Grand Champion Award for the best interactive mail piece that engages through innovative print design and digital technologies.
AutoNews Now: VW mulls steps against PiechFeb. 8
VW mulls steps against Piech; Expanded Renault-Nissan alliance closes in on GM; Food, hope in storm-hit New Orleans; Lincoln's blues groove; BMW taps Skoda exec; Putin hosts VW CEO.
Lincoln taps McConaughey for Continental ad campaignDec. 19, 2016
Ford will begin airing its first commercials for the Lincoln Continental, featuring actor Matthew McConaughey, later this month. The automaker's latest television spots were filmed in Reykjavik, Iceland.
Can we talk about the Continental's seats?Nov. 7, 2016
The Lincoln Continental has been on sale for two months, but only recently has Ford Motor Co. allowed journalists to test-drive the big sedan. What we've been dying to find out is how the Conti's patented 30-way Perfect Position adjustable seats would be received by the auto cognoscenti.
AutoNews Now: Decline of the midsize sedanOct. 11, 2016
Decline of the midsize sedan; Supplier Faurecia feels the fallout; GM adding third shift in Tenn.; FCA-Cummins battle; Lincoln Continental recalled; Mazda's quick sellout.
Ford recalls 1,900 new Lincoln Continentals to fix headlamp assembliesOct. 11, 2016
Ford said today it is recalling nearly 1,900 2017 Lincoln Continentals in the U.S. and Canada for possible defective headlamp assemblies. The vehicles went on sale in the U.S. last month, with 775 sold in September.
Lincoln taps Annie Leibovitz for new Continental campaignOct. 10, 2016
Acclaimed photographer Annie Leibovitz, perhaps best known for her iconic covers for Rolling Stone and Vanity Fair, goes behind the lens for a campaign promoting the 2017 Lincoln Continental, what the brand says is her “first foray into car photography.”
Continental eyes takeover deals in tire businessSept. 21, 2016
Continental is pondering takeover deals to strengthen its tire business as part of its expansion strategy.
Lincoln prices Continental from $45,485April 13, 2016
The 2017 Lincoln Continental will have a starting price of $45,485 including shipping, several thousand more than the MKS it replaces but still less than most similar-sized luxury sedans.