According to car industry speculations, the 2018 Lincoln Mark LT will be redesigned model that is based on company’s best-selling F-150 pick-up truck. Lincoln truck has gained tremendous success in Mexico, where the company offered the 2nd generation version based on the F-150 Platinum in 2010. The automaker sold the Mark LT in Mexico until 2015 when the production was stopped to pave the way for the 2015 F Series. The latest rumors have it that Lincoln will once again try to reintroduce the Mark LT albeit in a new design.
As far as the design goes, the new Lincoln Mark LT truck would be as luxurious as its previous models. The automaker has opted to pull all the stops to guarantee an aggressive design that matches all expectations. Lincoln has made dozens of changes to justify the enormous amount of investment that has been put into the truck.
2018 Lincoln Mark LT – Appearance and Rumors
While the actual appearance of the 2018 Lincoln Mark LT is a mystery, we’ve had tons of information and images indicating the possible design and features planned for the truck. The images suggest the likelihood of an aggressive trapezoidal front grille with chromatic grids lined around it. Lincoln has fulfilled the massive front end with the wide bumper wrapped in aluminum parts and large fog lights.
Also, the lateral profile of the truck gets the same chromatic line as the front end. The rear profile is not only flat and simple but comprises decorations and protections that back up the shape and look of the massive truck. The base trim has a wheelbase of 18-inches wide, but this increases with increase in trim levels.
The cabin of the 2018 Lincoln Mark LT is as luxurious and comfortable as on other vehicles. Lincoln always puts a lot of effort on their cars, so we should expect the absolute best cabin that is comfy and deluxe. Various allegations indicate that the carmaker is set to use their renowned navigation system, which has proven effective in the previous models.
We should anticipate a high level of professionalism as far as the interior design is concerned. The company is slated to support its interior design with great luxury materials. Also, we cannot doubt the fact that the 2018 Lincoln Mark LT will have ample space for every traveler, especially considering the massive size of the truck.
2018 Lincoln Mark LT – Engine and Gearbox
The 2018 Lincoln Mark LT is powered by a 5.5-liter V-8 engine. This engine has the capacity of 350-hp and 360-lb.-feet of torque. The engine will only present an automatic transmission option as well as an all-wheel-drive. However, we’ve heard some news claiming that the manufacturer could launch the four-wheel-drive models later.
2018 Lincoln Mark LT – Arrival and MSRP
The exact dates when Lincoln plans to launch the new Mark LT are under wraps. Nonetheless, it is going to hit the dealerships in the first quarter of next year. The Lincoln Mark LT base trim could probably start at $35,000. The prices may vary going forward depending on additional features and different powertrain options.