For Sale: 1979 Lincoln Continental in Plymouth, Michigan

Vehicle Description

1979 Lincoln Continental Collector's Series

VIN: 9Y82S742943

Check out this incredible 1979 Lincoln Continental! This Continental has only 8,819 Original Miles and it's been meticulously cared for since new! 1979 was the final year of the 5th generation Continental and to commemorate it, the very luxurious Collector's Series edition was created! The previous owner of this beauty would cruise it to car shows and out to dinner on beautiful days. This Lincoln is sporting a glossy Blue Exterior Paint finish with Pinstriping, Blue Vinyl Top, Power Moonroof, Kasman II Luxury Cloth Interior, 15'' Aluminum Color-Keyed Turbine Wheels, Flip-Up Headlights, Gold-Tone Grille, Chrome Bumpers, Polished Trim, along with Collector's Series Nomenclature. Under the hood sits the Numbers Matching 400ci V8 Engine with a Motorcraft 2-Barrel Carburetor sitting on top! Power is sent to the rear tires through a Numbers Matching C6 3-Speed Automatic Transmission and the Original Ford 9'' Rear End with 2.75:1 Gears and Factory Limited Slip! It's also no surprise that this Lincoln is loaded with Air Conditioning, Hydro-Boost Power Front Disc Brakes, and Power Steering!

The interior of this '79 Continental Collector's Series is gorgeous and it's in wonderful condition! Take a look inside to see this Lincoln equipped with Power Windows, Power Door Locks, Window Defrost Group, Tilt Steering Column, 6-Way Power Front Lounge Seating, Rear Bench Seating, Front and Rear Seat Belts, Blue Kasman II Luxury Cloth Upholstery, Blue Carpeting and Floor Mats, Wood Dashboard Appliques, Factory Gauges, Aftermarket Pioneer Radio (cb microphone is for aesthetics), Cartier Dashboard Clock, along with the Leather-Wrapped Tool Kit that's located in the Carpeted Trunk! The undercarriage of this Continental looks amazing as well and it's overall condition is a testament to the high level of care that this '79 has received since new! Take a look underneath to see the beautiful overall condition and the factory paper tags that are still present!

This 1979 Lincoln Continental Collector's Series is truly a time capsule that's ready for your local car show or cruise! Traveling along with this Lincoln is the Owner's Manual and a Radio Manual. Any collector or enthusiast would love to own this Continental and it won't last long! Call us today before it's gone!

Call us today and let VMS park your dream in your driveway! 248-974-9513

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400ci V8 Engine
Numbers Matching
Engine # D7AE - A2B
Serial # 9Y742943
Motorcraft 2150 2-Barrel Carburetor

C6 3-Speed Automatic Transmission
Numbers Matching
Transmission # D7AP - 7006 - AA
- Case Cast in 1979
- VIN Number Found and Confirmed! (9Y742943)

Front Suspension - Independent
Rear Suspension - Coil Spring
Ford 9" Rear End
- Gear Ratio: 2.75:1
- Original to Car
- Factory Limited Slip

Front Wheels - 15"
Rear Wheels - 15"
Front Tires - 235/75R15
Rear Tires - 235/75R15

Front Brakes - Power Disc
Rear Brakes - Power Drum
- Brakes are All Original and the Vehicle Maintains it's "Hydraboost" Style Power Brakes System

Power Steering

Air Conditioning

Single Exhaust System

- Paint is Phenomenal
- Chrome looks Good
- Grille is in Good Condition
- Headlights are in Great Shape
- Doors and Trunk Operate Smoothly

- Seats are Incredible
- Carpet is Clean
- Front and Rear Seat Belts
- Dash is Clean
- Gauges are Nice
- Aftermarket Radio

- Gas Tank looks New
- Exhaust is New
- Paper Tags
- Floors are Clean
- Front Frame Horns are Straight
- Rockers are Solid
- Frame is Clean

Don't miss out! Call Tom 7 days a week! 248-974-9513

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Vehicle Details

  • 1979 Lincoln Continental
  • Listing ID:CC-1480709
  • Price:$49,900
  • Location:Plymouth, Michigan
  • Year:1979
  • Make:Lincoln
  • Model:Continental
  • Exterior Color:Dark Blue
  • Interior Color:Blue
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:8819
  • Stock Number:2S742943
  • VIN:9Y82S742943

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Vanguard Motor Sales
15100 Keel St
Plymouth, MI 48170
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