The original Lincoln sales brochure described the 1973 Continental Mark IV as the most beautiful automobile in America. It is powered by a 460 cubic inch V8 (that’s 7.5 liters!) with 3-speed automatic transmission.
The Mark IV Continental’s ran from 1972 to 1976 and were pitched against the Cadillac Eldorado.
All ’73 Mark IV Continentals have power steering, power brakes, power windows,power seats and air conditioning. Other standard features included an Cartier electric clock, triple note horns, 3-spoke Rib-Blow steering wheel, Folding center armrests – front and rear, Inside hood latch release, front bumper guards with rubber inserts and more…
Have a look at this interior – this is what we’d call luxury.
The base price was $8984 and Lincoln sold 69,437 Continental Mark IVs during the 1973 model year.
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