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Lincoln debuts new MKT Town Car and Limousine

Lincoln MKT Town Car – Click above for high-res image gallery The Lincoln Town Car is a the ride of choice for limousine companies and car services around the world. One problem, we're rapidly approaching the official death knell of the panther platform, and that means that soon enough no more new Town Cars are going to be built. Lincoln is ready to fill that upcoming void and is using the 2011 Internation Limousine, Charter and Tour Show as a platform to debut its MKT Town Car and Limousine. Comfort is the name of the game with livery operators, so Lincoln has pushed the rear... Read More

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