1959 Lincoln Continental Convertible Mark IV We are proud to present this exceptionally fine example 1959 Lincoln Continental Convertible Mark IV. This Lincoln Continental Mark IV Convertible is one the finest and most original car you can find. It has been well maintained and kept in garage most of its life. This vehicle is a true survivor and well preserved, Showing only 28,764 miles on its odometer,The massive 430 cubic inch V8 engine with 350 hp sounds and run very strong, The most powerful Engine of its day, Automatic transmission shifts through all gears,The paint is very good and has a deep shine to it. The engine bay is nice and it is in original condition. The body is solid and straight.Original dashboard and trims. New Convertible top, New carpet and the seats have been professionally reupholstered. This Lincoln Continental is equipped with power adjustable front seat, power steering, power windows, power vent windows, power rear Breezeway window, power Treadle-vac braking, power convertible top which stopped working but it should be an easy fix, remote mirror adjustment and rear courtesy lights.Town and Country Radio that still works great. there is a crack on instrument panel glass and antenna is bent. This unique car rides super smooth and is definitely a head turner going down the road! The Lincoln Continental Mark IV was among some of the most luxurious, most expensive, powerful and stylish american made cars in it's day. This Lincoln Continental Mark IV is one of the finest examples of that era. This car is so rare as to be highly collectible. Third generation1959 Mark IV Continental LandauOverviewManufacturer1958: Continental Division (Ford)
1959-1960: Lincoln-Mercury Division (Ford)Model years1958–1960AssemblyUnited States: Wixom, Michigan(Wixom Assembly)DesignerJohn NajjarBody and chassisClassFull-size luxury car (F)Body style2-door hardtop
4-door Landau hardtop
4-door Town Car sedan
4-door LimousineLayoutFR layoutChassisUnibodyRelatedLincoln Premiere
Lincoln CapriPowertrainEngine430 cu in (7.0 L) MEL V8Transmission3-speed Turbo-Drive automaticDimensionsWheelbase131.0 in (3,327 mm)Length1958: 229.0 in (5,817 mm)
1959: 227.1 in (5,768 mm)
1960: 227.2 in (5,771 mm)Width1958–59: 80.1 in (2,035 mm)
1960: 80.3 in (2,040 mm)Height1958: 56.5 in (1,435 mm)
1959–1960: 56.7 in (1,440 mm)Curb weight5,000–5,700 lb (2,300–2,600 kg)
Third generation (1958–1960)
For the 1958 model year, to build a better business case for the Continental, the separate Ford Motor Company division was redesigned. To justify its future, Continental remained the flagship of Ford Motor Company; instead of rivaling Rolls-Royce, the division was repackaged as the Ford Motor Company The reputation for excessive styling is perhaps ironic given the enormous amount of styling talent that was connected with the development and modification of Marks of this vintage.
Nicknamed the slant-eyed monster in the Ford design studio, the Mark III would become one of the largest sedans ever built by Ford Motor Company. The 1958-1960 Continental Mark III-V are built upon the same chassis utilized by the Lincoln Capri and Lincoln Premiere. In a break from Ford, Mercury, and Edsel, Lincoln adopted unibody construction for the first time.
For 1959, the Continental Mark IV saw a minor restyling, with the elimination of Dagmars from the front bumpers. Coinciding with the end of the Continental Division, Continental III fender badging is replaced by separate Continental and Mark IV badging. The grille is restyled slightly, with the headlight clusters integrated into the egg-crate grille. Alongside the Mark III, IV, and V, there are two additional models of the third-generation Continental.
In 1959, Lincoln added the Limousine and Town Car body styles; the latter marked the first use of the Town Car name by Lincoln. Available only in black, both versions were built with a model-specific formal rear roof line with a padded roof; the Limousine featured a partition between the front and rear seats. The roof line of Town Car and Limousine was designed in an effort to avoid extending the wheelbase; the deletion of the reverse-slant rear window allowed for the rear seat to be moved rearward several inches.The 1959-1960 Town Car and Limousine are among the rarest Lincoln vehicles ever sold; only 214 examples of the $9,200 Town Car were produced and only 83 examples of the $10,200 Limousine were produced.
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|VIN (Vehicle Identification Number):||13108776700||Mileage:||28,764|
|Warranty:||Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty||Trim:||Convertible Mark IV|
|Exterior Color:||Blue||Fuel Type:||Gasoline|
|Interior Color:||Blue||For Sale By:||Dealer|
|Number of Cylinders:||8|