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Lincoln MKX grabs page from MKC

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2015

The redesigned Lincoln MKX takes much of the same formula that led to a successful first year for the MKC crossover and applies it to a larger package, at a time when utility vehicles are booming....
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Lincoln MKC recalled to move push-button start from near touchscreen

1:00 pm U.S. ET | Dec. 31, 2014

Ford is recalling all Lincoln MKCs built through September to resolve one or two issues that can cause the engine to shut off while driving. One of the recalls, which also covers some 2014 Ford Escape models, relates to a mechanical problem that can cause the fuel pump to seize and the vehicle to either stall or fail to start up....
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BLOG: Handicapping the finalists for North American Car, Truck of Year

11:00 am U.S. ET | Dec. 16, 2014

Automakers love winning awards for best in show. Most would dispatch an executive to Nome, Alaska, in February to pick up some shiny hardware for the company’s trophy case....
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Lincoln MKC: Designers 'should get a high-five'

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 1, 2014

Lincoln's new MKC crossover is off to a strong sales start. Reviewers pick nits, but they are minor. Here are highlights from some early reviews....
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Tapping the potential of smartphones

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 10, 2014

Automakers such as Ford and Toyota are illustrating how static ads on screens and billboards can quickly generate dynamic ads for the smartphone through the use of near-field communication, the short-range wireless communications technology that's behind Apple Pay and works with a quick tap of the phone....
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Lincoln ad spoofs elevate brand's exposure

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 12, 2014

Call it a happy accident, but Lincoln marketing officials say they're cheering about the response to a pair of ads for the MKC crossover featuring Matthew McConaughey....
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McConaughey MKC ads fuel comedians

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 29, 2014

If spoofs are the sincerest form of flattery, Lincoln's new MKC ad campaign featuring actor Matthew McConaughey in a series of moody spots is already a smash hit....
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Matthew McConaughey will invite viewers to meet the Lincoln MKC

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 25, 2014

Matthew McConaughey is collaborating with Ford's luxury brand to promote a very different kind of Lincoln: The 2015 MKC compact crossover....
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New 2015 Lincoln MKC ads star Matthew McConaughey

8:00 am U.S. ET | Aug. 21, 2014

Lincoln has signed a multiyear endorsement contract with Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey that will begin in September with a series of spots promoting the 2015 MKC compact luxury crossover....
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Ford recalls about 3,000 vehicles in North America

11:55 am U.S. ET | Aug. 8, 2014

Ford is recalling about 3,000 cargo vans and luxury SUVs in North America in three separate moves to address potential brake hose, sliding door and windshield glitches....
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Lincoln seeks styling edge with MKC liftgate

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 4, 2014

The wraparound liftgate on the 2015 Lincoln MKC is unlike those on most crossovers. Because the MKC's liftgate has such a complex, curvy shape, it must make a three-stop odyssey before being attached to the vehicle at Ford Motor Co.'s Louisville Assembly Plant in Kentucky....
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Lincoln's big choice yielded small crossover

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 15, 2014

Before Lincoln began its reinvention, its average customer was age 64, among the oldest of any marque....
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Can Lincoln grab a share of sizzling segment?

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 8, 2014

Lincoln aims to reinvent itself as a brand attuned to the needs of 21st-century luxury customers -- And for those customers, smaller is often better....
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Lincoln's MKC trickles into showrooms

4:15 pm U.S. ET | June 3, 2014

The 2015 MKC, Lincoln's entry in the fast-growing compact luxury crossover segment, appeared on the sales charts for the first time in May with 677 units sold....
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MKC key to Lincoln's conquest drive

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 18, 2014

The Lincoln MKC is expected to arrive in dealerships in June, not a moment too soon for some long-suffering Lincoln dealers. The MKC will give Lincoln an entry in the luxury market's hottest segment: compact crossovers....
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