Tag: Design

Lincoln Black Label: Redefining Luxury

  If you’ve shopped for a Lincoln model, it’s likely you have heard of Lincoln Black Label design. As one of the most exclusive features on the market, Lincoln specially designs vehicle interiors to appeal to your personality and sophistication. According to Lincoln, the automaker uses premium leather, refined stitching, and exclusive designers to create the perfect interior for your style. Alcantara suede, Venetian leather, real wood finishes, and brushed chrome dominate the design themes. You won’t believe how comfortable driving can really be in the Black Label vehicles. “We’re all creatures of our environment, and thus we focused on the design of the interior – the place where the…




First Lincoln Continental Was an Aesthetic Masterpiece

In a feature on the Lincoln Continental, the automaker claims that it was “possibly” its “most iconic design and division.” But it’s hard to imagine any other model that could fulfill that description. The Continental was intended to be something special, and to stand out as something beautiful.  The aesthetics of an automobile was extremely important to Edsel Ford, son of Henry Ford and first president of Lincoln. According to a historical essay by the automaker, Edsel “created the first ‘styling department’ for Ford Motor Company.” The Lincoln Continental was his dream car. The first Lincoln Continental arrived on March 31st, 1939, looking vastly more like a work of art…




Aluminum Body in the Future for Lincoln Navigator

Although we are still early in the model year of 2015, here at Lincoln of Troy, we are already looking into the future of Lincoln automobiles. Specifically, we’re looking forward to 2017, when the Lincoln Navigator is likely to get a redesign to include an aluminum body. The current model of the Navigator was released in the 2007 model year, so it would seem it’s time for an update. The change in platform will be similar to the Ford F-150, who recently lost 700 pounds by switching to an aluminum body. Although we don’t know much yet about design and styling, we do know that Lincoln has always led the…




Lincoln MKC Design Influenced by Music

The Lincoln MKZ has been influenced by more than just standard design, its style isn’t just a look or a visual, it’s the feeling the car induces that makes it special. Soo Kang, interior design for The Lincoln Motor Company, is a cellist especially influenced by music, and used the MKC as a functional, 3D representation of her passion. Through the MKC’s design, Kang engages all senses, creating an emotional connection from the clean, sleek and uncluttered design. Lincoln MKC Specifications “The whole team has to be in rhythm; if someone misses a note, the customer, or audience, if you will, notices. This can create frustration or confusion,” Kang said…