2003 Lincoln LS Premium Sport 4dr Sedan (3.9L 8cyl 5A)
Yes, this car was built to compete with the European sport luxury sedans, and not only complete, they topped them! If not for the transmission it would have been top rated overall but slipped a bit as it's not so great at low rpms. But it is one of the smoothest transmissions you will operate and on the highway it shines! Great power @ upper speeds too! This car is rated as one of the TOP 5 safest cars of ALL TIME! I love it's understated elegance and the engineers put some work with the all aluminum fenders and hood and putting the battery in the trunk to acheive a 50-50 weight balance and is one of the reasons for the superior handling. The alum. J-8 eng. is sweet! The Jaguar platform too!
Smooth handling and power. 19-25 MPH with this power also! Love the interior. Remember this is a SPORT luxury car. Heated and COOLED seats, great for traveling. From the puddle lights, to the 6 CD changer in the dash, to the trac system, the list goes on and on. Great car!
Transmission. This is the GM-Ford conglomerate cooperative transmission. They have tried to make improvements too, but if your slowing down coasting and not come to a complete stop and then want to take off when the light changes, look out! WHAM, you must feather the gas peddle!
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