For Sale: 1966 Lincoln Continental in Hilton, New York


Vehicle Description

1966 Lincoln Continental 4-Door Convertible Yes! This is the Iconic 'Suicide Door' Ragtop often seen in movies and glorified by Hollywood Royalty, Top Politicians of the Era, and the Wealthy. Our Lincoln is a Solid Driver with a recently replaced convertible top, fuel tank, and has gone through a mechanical inspection and tune up. This is a very good runner with functioning power options and a solid body. White exterior over the richly appointed leather interior, this Continental has incredible appeal. Here's a tid bit of Lincoln Facts on the Continental. Every 1966 Lincoln Continental was designed to be a safer, more economical and enjoyable automobile. Protective items included front and rear seat belts, padded instrument panel and sun visors, deep-dish steering wheel, safety door latches, backup lights and much more. With safety features also came a new design. The front end styling include a new hood design and a new horizontal bar grille with parking and turn signal lights mounted in the bumper. The clean design carries over into the rear with taillights, back up lights and turn signals all incorporated in the rear bumper. Offered again was the 4-door sedan and convertible but now a 2-door hardtop coupe was added to the line up. Vinyl roof colors were available in black, white and ivy gold while Convertible top colors came in black, white or blue. A new, smoother Twin-range Turbo-drive Automatic transmission was available with 3-speed planetary gear set with a 6-poistion selector dial. A new 462 cu. in. V8 engine was also available with an advertised horsepower of 340 at 460 r.p.m and 485 lb-ft of torque at 2800 r.p.m. 1966 Lincoln Continental Production and Specifications Model Number Body/Style Number Body Type & Seating Factory Price Shipping Weight Total Production Continental Series 82 53A 4-dr Sedan - 6P $5,750 5,085 lbs 35,809 86 74A 4-dr Convertible - 6P $6,383 5,480 lbs 3,180 89 65A 2-dr Hardtop Coupe - 6P $5,485 4,985 lbs 15,766 Chassis Data Model Wheelbase Overall Length Width Front Tread Rear Tread Tires Continental 126 in 220.9 in 79.7 in 62.2 in 61 in 9.15 x 15 Vin Number Decoding - 1966 Lincoln Location: Stamped on the right inner fender apron under hood. First Symbol - Model Year 6 = 1966 Second Symbol - Assembly Plant Y = Wixom, MI. Third & Fourth Symbol - Body Series 82 = Continental Sedan 86 = Continental Convertible 89 = Continental Hardtop Coupe Fifth Symbol - Engine G = 462 - V8 Last Six Symbols - Production Sequence Starting at 400001 All-Season Tires, Am/Fm Radio, Automatic Transmission, Full-Size Spare Tire, Leather Seats, Luxury Package, Power Seats, Power Steering, Power Trunk, Power Windows, Premium Leather, Tinted Glass

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-891618
  • Price:$34,995
  • Location:Hilton, New York
  • Year:1966
  • Make:Lincoln
  • Model:Continental
  • Exterior Color:White
  • Interior Color:Red
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:126138
  • Stock Number:E0484
  • VIN:Y86G414991