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1956 LINCOLN CONTINENTAL

  • Lot# 202
  • Archive
  • With Reserve

Vehicle Details

    • Make:
    • LINCOLN
    • Model:
    • CONTINENTAL
    • Year:
    • 1956
    • Serial Number:
    • C5602770
    • Odometer:
    • 68995 MILES
    • Top Colour:
    • WHITE
    • Interior Colour:
    • BLUE WHITE
    • Body Colour:
    • WHITE
    • Body Style:
    • COUPE
    • Engine Size:
    • 368
    • Transmission:
    • Automatic
    • Vehicle title:
    • Active / Clear
    • Last province registered:
    • none
    • Price: $

    • Status: Available

General Overall Condition

  • Engine
  • Fair
  • Transmission
  • Fair
  • Body
  • Fair
  • Paint
  • Fair
  • Convertible Top
  • --Select Convertible Top--
  • Seat Upholstery
  • Fair
  • Other Interior
  • Fair
  • Instruments / Gauges
  • Fair
  • Electrical System
  • Fair
  • Suspension
  • Fair
  • Exhaust
  • Fair
  • Tires
  • Fair

Description


OPTIONS / NOTABLE ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT / MODIFICATIONS FROM ORIGINAL:

a/c

INTERESTING / IMPORTANT VEHICLE HISTORY AND SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS:

Mark II Continentals were Ford Motor Company’s image cars during an era when the then-family-owned automaker sought to compete with GM by making a stock offering to the public in 1956. These cars didn’t sell well, but they were never intended to. They were sold by the then-new Continental Division through Lincoln dealers. This car marks the first use of the modern perimeter frame, allowing for a Hudson Hornet-like “step-down” interior and lower center of gravity. The lower roofline adds to a look that seems modern even to 21st century eyes. Renowned as one of the 1950s finest designs, these class-act automobiles were built as well as anything in the world at the time. Only a handful of custom-crafted convertible versions were built by coachmakers, but they were equally stunning. Styling w

ANY ADDITIONAL PARTS, ACCESSORIES OR DOCUMENTS TO BE INCLUDED WITH SALE:

extra roof liner