1979 Lincoln Mark V
Why This Vehicle is Special
The ’70s had a lot of big luxury two-door cars, but none were nicer than like the 1979 black Lincoln Continental Mark V like we have here for sale at Skyway Classics.
It has effortless power, incomparable ride quality, and a bigger-than-life persona as well as having a very nice and rich looking classic black paint job, maroon luxury interior, is powered by a 400 cubic inch V8 engine, backed by an automatic transmission, and loaded with options, that makes it a sure-fire collectable.
1979 Lincoln Mark V
400 cubic-inch V8
Ford Blue engine enamel on the block, intake, and heads
Factory air cleaner assembly
0riginal but maintained engine compartment
Three-speed automatic transmission
Front Disc Brakes
Maroon velour interior looks luxurious and original
Plush cloth bucket seats
Maroon carpets matching door panels and headliner
Wood on the dash
Lincoln’s trademark square gauges
Power windows, locks, and seats
Black Mark V
Chrome is abundant upright iconic Mark V grille, shiny bumpers, and the side trim
Continental’s trademark spare tire hump
0val opera windows
Black vinyl roof
Steel factory wheels with chrome factory hubcaps
Under the hood is the numbers-matching 400 cubic-inch V8 that looks all original painted in original Ford Blue engine enamel on the block, intake, and heads as well as the factory air cleaner assembly and all sitting in a factory original but maintained engine compartment.
Our Lincoln’s smooth and refined 400 cubic inch V8 provides effortless performance in the Continental with unbridled horsepower and torque and is in excellent condition today and runs superbly with the original three-speed automatic transmission,
It also has Air Conditioning, Power Brakes, Power Steering, Front Disc Brakes, a highway-friendly rear end gear, nice-sounding exhaust system, and rides on whitewall tires and steel factory wheels with chrome factory hubcaps.
The maroon velour interior looks luxurious and original, and with that in mind it’s in remarkable condition. It has very plush cloth bucket seats, maroon carpets and matching door panels, and headliner, wood on the dash, and all of Lincoln’s trademark square gauges are in good condition.
Options include factory A/C, cruise control, power windows, locks, and seats, and a stereo radio. The back seat is as spacious as many full-sized cars today, and the giant trunk is outfitted with more plush carpeting and a spare tire jack.
Instrumentation is housed in individual square recesses, and includes a speedometer, analog clock, fuel level indicator, oil pressure gauge, and coolant temperature gauge.
If you want a great American luxury car with big block power and a great look, our black Mark V looks sweet all over the long, wide, and stylish body.
This car is very well preserved and has obviously been properly maintained all its life. The finish is glossy and rich, just the way you’d expect from a high-end luxury car.
Chrome is abundant on the traditional upright iconic Mark V grille, shiny bumpers, and the side trim, with the Continental’s trademark spare tire hump, oval opera windows, and black vinyl roof setting it off.
The 1979 Lincoln Continental Mark V we have here at Skyway Classics is a low mileage example of what luxury and performance cars were all about back in the seventies.
With great collector status, these cars are iconic machines, the likes of which we’ll never see again. For fans of luxury, few cars can touch the effortless ease of these bygone days of personal luxury cars.
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