This article was published on July 1st, 2019
Since returning to motorways two years ago, the Lincoln Continental has lived up to its reputation as a car that is the epitome of luxury in classic cars. With the latest release of their 2019 edition, Lincoln Continental showcases the company’s mission to produce cars that combine the areas of performance, engineering, artistry, with the latest in technological achievements.
For the gay man that appreciates sophistication and comfort while getting around the city, there are few cars that match what the Continental has to offer its drivers. Not only is it a beautiful car to discover the city, but it also performs just as well cruising down the freeway, or enjoying a weekend vacay with good friends. So, what is the latest edition serving up that is sure to entice car enthusiasts? The Homo Culture breaks down why this classic should be in your driveway.
Driving with Distinction
The 2019 Lincoln Continental boasts a look that includes a brand new specific front end design that is a spectacular sight to behold, with LED unit lights inside of each headlamp unit, all of which come equipped with five jeweled LED beams that are crowned with a turn signal and LED running lamp. The latest design updates include new door latches that have been mounted along the belt line and one of the best light-touch systems currently on the market.
Lincoln understands how beloved improvements are with each new release, and the 2019 Continental comes fully loaded with a slew of add-ons that make it irresistible to fans. They include:
- soft-closing doors
- automatic high-beam headlamps
- blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert
- lane-keeping assist
- automatic emergency braking
- panoramic sunroof
- auto-dimming rearview mirror, rain-sensing wipers, windshield de-icer, heated rear seats, and heated steering wheel
- Revel 13 or 19 stereo package for surround sound technology
An Interior to Die For
Who wouldn’t want to be behind the wheel of such a respected car as the Lincoln Continental? If people are interested just by viewing the exterior, it is the interior where it truly shines. The padded seats have been specifically designed for maximum comfort, with support available through both on-door and on-screen adjustments. The accompanying instrumental panel is also well executed, complete with a TFT instrument cluster that is among the most dynamic on the market, a testament to the company’s dedication to staying at the forefront of the latest advances in road technology.
The party is in the front and the back with the 2019 Lincoln Continental, with rear passengers able to stretch out due to ample legroom as well as enjoy a panoramic moonroof that few other cars in its class can claim. The passenger cabinet is loaded with all the amenities and comfort that diehard Continental fans have come to expect, plus an infotainment system that comes with an 8-inch touch screen as well as climate control, Apple CarPlay, Bluetooth connectivity, rearview camera, and many other options. Imagine cruising down the highway and reveling in the massaging seats that all passengers in the car can appreciate.
The Lincoln Continental is revered by the automotive industry, bolstered by a history that has valued precision and peak performance for more than half a decade. The current model has many of the iconic features that made it a fan favorite for generations. They include:
- a style reminiscent of the 60s featured in the buttons, switches, and knobs
- leather seats with electric settings allowing hundreds of positions
- a blinged out, full-sized car with a beautifully crafted exterior trim
The Lincoln Continental has always been synonymous with power and precision, and their 2019 edition is an impressive addition to its roster. Under the hood lies a powerful V-6 engine that provides quick acceleration, a 3-liter twin-turbo engine loaded with communicative steering, along with torque that allows the car to maneuver with precision.
The 2019 Lincoln Continental, a luxury vehicle that has redefined the vehicular landscape, is a brilliant car that has been re-designed for a new generation. There are few that can rival its sheer power, precision, and performance.