Technical Information about the Base of Lincoln Mark LT

August 1, 2012 at 17:19

Lincoln developers took as a platform for the Lincoln Mark LT a truck Ford F-150 – the most popular light truck in North America. The base auto was upgraded to meet the modern requirements of strength, reliability and security. The design of a pickup truck was made in a good traditional way: hydroformed ladder frame, independent front suspension, beam axle at the rear leaf springs.

 Photo of Lincoln Mark LT at the car show

Photo of Lincoln Mark LT at the car show

By the way, not everyone may know what type of suspension is applied in this car.It is called a Hotchkiss, a characteristic feature is that it lyes on top of the beam springs and flippers upside-down earrings. Eight V-engine series Triton docked with a 5-speed automatic – is the heart of this car. Appropriate level of control designed to provide the steering rack and a thick anti-roll bar front suspension.

Photo of Lincoln Mark LT model

Photo of Lincoln Mark LT model

It should be noted that the current generation of the F-150 designers applied new models for solutions, dramatically changing the characteristics of the car. First, the frame is made from a closed, rather than a C-shaped profile, and secondly, shock is absorbed by the front suspension and pinion steering mechanism improves the manageability, thirdly, the original location for the rear shock absorbers outside of the frame to provides the best comfort

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