Tag: MKX

Lincoln 360-degree Camera Technology Inspires Artwork

Lincoln vehicles are pieces of art themselves, so it comes as no surprise that they are inspiring artists. According to a Lincoln press release, the Lincoln 360-degree camera technology has inspired unique artwork. The 360-degree camera technology on the 2016 Lincoln MKX allows for drivers to experience whole new ways to view the world in their Lincoln. The Lincoln technology keeps passengers safer by letting them see what they usually wouldn’t be able to. That same technology inspired a team of artists to develop their own pieces of art with unseen perspectives. “I believe that some of the best work comes from allowing things to just happen, from taking risks…




Showing your Mother you Care on Mother’s Day

When you think about the people who are the most important to your life, surely your mother comes to mind. In case you don’t realize it, Mother’s Day is quickly approaching and will be here on May 11. Are you prepared to show your mom how much she means to you on this special day? While most mothers would love new diamond earrings, you don’t have to spend a fortune to show her you care. Here are a few simple gifts that are big on affection, but little in price. Flowers. A bouquet of flowers is the perfect way to brighten up your mom’s day. If you know what her…




Lincoln Crosses U.S. Borders to Unveil MKX Concept

The Lincoln Motor Company has unveiled a new MKX Concept at the 2014 Beijing International Motor Show, hinting at a new global SUV that should make waves in both the Chinese and American markets. This is the first time Lincoln goes beyond U.S. borders to reveal a concept vehicle and we think the MKX was the perfect choice to mark the occasion. With its sloping teardrop roofline, wide shoulders, and dynamic side undercuts, the MKX Concept looks stunning as well as refreshing. “Concept vehicles are defined by every design detail,” said David Woodhouse, Lincoln design director, “and this MKX Concept shows how Lincoln’s thoughtful design philosophy continues to evolve. The…




Lincoln Concierge Will Be Your Best Friend

Nobody likes doing homework, and for some reason unbeknownst to mankind, it doesn’t seem to go away even after we graduate from school. We at Lincoln of Troy know that you want to get the very best vehicle suited for you but may not be looking forward to spending hours and hours of time researching cars before stopping in to see us. You are always more than welcome to come in and see us with any questions, but since we know how comfy plopping your butt down in a couch can be, we’d also like to recommend the Lincoln Concierge service when it’s time to do that automotive homework. The…




Lincoln and Aloe Blacc Team Up to Create an Interactive Music Video

The Lincoln Motor Company has partnered with pop-soul recording artist Aloe Blacc to create a funky and original interactive music video. The partnership between Lincoln and Aloe Blacc is part of a creative film experiment that doubles as a fun way to introduce viewers to some of the luxury automaker’s vehicles as well as the soulful sounds of one of today’s rising music stars. Aloe Blacc’s new song “Love is the Answer” is the centerpiece of the music video. Much like with normal music videos, viewers can watch Blacc’s “story” as the video unfolds. Lincoln’s creativity comes into play when you realize that you aren’t limited to watching things from…




Lincoln Sponsors and Brings a New Challenge to 2014 Tribeca Film Festival

The Lincoln Motor Company has announced that it will serve as the primary sponsor of the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival® in New York City, once again demonstrating its support of and commitment to the arts. The festival, which was founded by Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal, and Craig Hatkoff, takes place on April 16 through April 27, with the goal of helping both established and rising filmmakers alike to reach a broader and more diverse international audience. With the addition of Lincoln’s collaboration, the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival will feature a new initiative: Tribeca Interactive & Interlude: A Music Film Challenge, which calls filmmakers to create interactive music films such…




Lincoln Welcomes Shinola and Dwell to Detroit Auto Show Booth

Lincoln invites the public to its stand on January 18-26 at the North American International Auto Show, where it will be presenting the MKZ Hybrid midsize premium sedan as well as the all-new Lincoln MKC small premium utility. The vehicles’ sustainability and craftsmanship will be highlighted by a collection of American-made goods from Detroit-based Shinola as well as a “A Glimpse of Spring”—a lush backdrop of wildflowers and grasses straight from Dwell, a leading voice of the modern design movement. Shinola’s collection will include handcrafted watches and bicycles, artisanal leather, curated items, and journals created with paper from sustainable forests, emphasizing the detail and care with which the new 2015…




Lincoln Debuts New, Renewable Interior Materials in 2014 MKX

Lincoln knows that status and prestige are always part of creating a luxury vehicle, and one of the ways to gain status and prestige is to build your products out the newest and most innovative materials and technologies. Thus, Lincoln, in conjunction with sustainable solutions creator Weyerhauser and Johnson Controls, an auto parts supplier, has created a new “tree-based, renewable alternative to fiberglass for use in auto parts.” The new material, called Cellulose Reinforced Polypropylene (abbreviated CRP), will be first deployed in the 2014 model of the Lincoln MKX, the brand’s crossover SUV. For this model year, the CRP will simply be used to replace the fiberglass found in “a…