Tag Archives: Lincoln

#VOTY17: A Guide to #VOTE4VOTY

Tweet All Photos by Randy Stern Over the years, there had been some #VOTY polls that were really good. Others had you scratch your heads. The reality is that there are five finalists up for your vote – affectionately known … Continue reading

Posted in #VOTY | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Historiography: The Misapplication of Issigonis’ Engineering Breakthrough

Tweet The first application of Sir Alec Issigonis’ engineering breakthrough – All Photos by Randy Stern, except otherwise noted Remember Sir Alec Issigonis? The innovation he created by switching the orientation of the engine, changing the traditional transmission to a … Continue reading

Posted in Automotive Industry, Historiography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Throwback Review: Becoming the Chauffeur

Tweet 2009 Lincoln Town Car Signature Limited sedan – Photo by Randy Stern A Victory & Reseda Throwback Review of the 2009 Lincoln Town Car Just before taking the wheel of this luxury yacht, I did some research on the … Continue reading

Posted in Automobile Reviews | Tagged , | Leave a comment

My Favorite Cars of My Brother’s Birthyear

Tweet All photos by Randy Stern The Camelot Era began. The Kennedys swept into the White House with a new sense of glamour never seen in D.C. before. A modern couple’s presence in power was a sign of change for … Continue reading

Posted in My Favorites | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

My Favorites Vehicle Subjects of the Past Six Years

Tweet All Photos by Randy Stern Six years in…and this site and my overall work still stands. When I dove into the deep of this business some six years ago, I knew that I would have the privilege of working … Continue reading

Posted in My Favorites | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How About a Date?

Tweet All photos by Randy Stern It’s been a while since I had a date. Yes, I realize that this is a website with a focus on automobiles, but let me get to that part shortly. There is, however, a … Continue reading

Posted in Automotive Industry, Automotive Retail | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Quickies: At Long Last!

Tweet 2017 Lincoln Continental – All Photos by Randy Stern For me, this is the most anticipated new product by Ford in a very long time. To make that distinction, there is some qualification needed here. By specifically naming Ford … Continue reading

Posted in Quickies | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Historiography: the Mighty Continental

Tweet 1940 Lincoln Continental at the 2016 10,000 Lakes Concours d’Elegance – All Photos by Randy Stern When I was a toddler, you had a few choices for luxury cars. One of them became an icon for the era. A … Continue reading

Posted in Historiography | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Commentary: Luxury, as American as Lincoln

Tweet Lincoln is the definitive American luxury brand now. Luxury cars are missing a uniquely American interpretation. Cadillac has become a decidedly German brand focusing on austere cabins and rear-wheel drive. Lincoln, the only other true American luxury brand, has … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Chicago 2016: Playing Catch Up

TweetAfter seven Media Days, The Chicago Auto Show still serves up good opportunities to catch debuts of new products, watch revisions of current ones and catch up on vehicles seen at prior auto shows. The latter is important, since it … Continue reading

Posted in Auto Show Coverage | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment