1966 Lincoln Continental Convertible with Suicide Doors is a
collectors dream car. Mostly original Southern California car.
Partial restoration includes brand new leather interior by Raffi
and mechanical, electrical, and convertible top restoration by John
Cashman (the Lincoln Guy). Comes with the original keys, dash
nameplate from the original owner, build sheet, shop manual and
Please check the video of the engine turning on, convertible top going up and down, automatic windows, horn and speedometer.
Assembly Plant: Wixom
Production Date: 02 day of May 1966
Unit Number: 449584
(Each assembly plant begins with consecutive unit number
500001 and continues on for each unit built)
DSO: Los Angeles
(District which ordered the unit)
Weight: 5,480 lbs.
Length: 220.9 inches
Width: 79.7 inches
Height: 54.5 inches
Wheelbase: 126.0 inches
Color: Light Blue
Paint #: 1226
Sales Name: Tiffany Blue
All available 1966 Mercury paint options
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Material: Crinkle Vinyl Bolster Crinkle Vinyl Insert
Color: Blue Vinyl
Engine: 462 8 Cylinder
Note: (Not Available)
Carburetor: 4 barrel
Bore and Stroke: 4.13 x 3.98
Horsepower: 345 @ 4600 r.p.m.
Torque: 462 @ 2800r.p.m.
Compression Ratio: 10.5:1
Firing Order: 1-5-4-2-6-3-7-8
From Ford’s brief effort to market a top-drawer, European-style luxury car, the Pick of the Day is a low-mileage survivor
‘She has her age spots but is still a classic beauty,’ the seller notes.
No, your eyes do not deceive you.
From mild to wild, custom cars are the ultimate expression of individuality that invite onlookers to escape mass-production normality
My father had three of these cars as I was growing up.
When the subject of presidential limousines comes up, many Americans conjure images of John F. Kennedy waving from the stretched 1961 Lincoln Continental convertible in Dallas
Although the Pick of the Day is described as a 1956 Lincoln Continental Mark II, this elegant hardtop was marketed by Ford just as the Continental.
In the sparkling days of Camelot on the Potomac, Ford Motor Co. smartly lent a new 1961 Lincoln Continental four-door convertible in white to the glamorous First Lady for her personal use.
Edsel Ford was well-known for creating specially built Ford cars for his personal use.