Quick, what do you do when your luxury brand can’t really compete with the Germans or Lexus, when its only real shot at relevance is Chinese sales, and when even management seems deeply ambivalent about it? You go for something really bold, like a name change as part of a mid-cycle refresh. The Lincoln MKX is now the…
The Lincoln MKX is a very fancy Ford Edge meant to help redefine a struggling brand, and it looks promising. What do you need to know before you buy a Lincoln MKX? Don’t worry, we’ll tell you everything right here in our Buyer’s Guide.
Continuing its proud history of vehicle fires, Ford is recalling the 2011 F-Series and the Ford Edge/Lincoln MKX crossover after two 2011 Ford F-150s caught fire at the Dearborn Assembly Plant. Built Ford flammable? [Pickuptrucks.com and @DavidShepardson]
The 2011 Lincoln MKX distances itself from the previous iteration's hyperminimalist nose with a truffle-hunting schnoz ripped right off the Lincoln MKT. Do we care? No. Mostly because they created a nearly button-free environment inside.
An attention-starved Ford Motor Company drove their facelifted 2011 Lincoln MKX past the front doors of Cars.com's Chicago HQ repeatedly today until a threesome of staffers halfheartedly took some pictures to make it go away. [Kicking Tires]
The pictures are tiny, but Ford is apparently bringing quite a load of customs to the SEMA show in Vegas next week. There's a trio of Lincoln MKS's on the way, a couple of Foci and custom Escapes, a sinister looking Lincoln MKX, and our favorite, a tarted up Ford Transit Connect. Seriously, that thing can't hit the…
Photography credit: Grant Ray