As the latest reports suggest, the American carmaker is likely to bring one of its trucks back in the game. The 2019 Lincoln Mark LT will arrive in the coming months and it will start its third-generation. The first generation started in 2006 and it lasted only two years.
The second one lasted from 2010 to 2014. Now, the third-gen is ready to hit the markets and it will bring numerous changes and upgrades. The arriving model will share a lot of cues with the Lincoln Navigator SUV model. On the other hand, this truck will keep its familiar features and appearance.
2019 Lincoln Mark LT exterior is remarkable and retro
Every new model brings something innovating and the truck segment has become more luxurious than ever. The 2019 Lincoln Mark LT is no different and the new generation of this model will bring plenty of refreshments. The overall look is stylish and elegant. Up front, a trapezoidal grille, headlights, and bumper are all in different shapes than before. The body will benefit from a heavy aluminum work and other lightweight materials.
To the sides, 18-inch alloy wheels are available and the side mirrors are looking huge. The rear end suffers some minor changes, but the overall shape will stay intact. As mentioned, this truck will share a lot of components with the Navigator SUV model. These two will share the same platform and chassis. The weight is reduced and the ride is more efficient thanks to the latest changes.
2019 Lincoln Mark LT will get well-appointed Interior
It is certain that the 2019 Lincoln Mark LT will bring the latest and modern features. Just like the Navigator model, we expect a similar cabin layout with the same dash and advanced driver features. That includes latest infotainment system with a 10-inch touchscreen plus safety systems like blind spot monitoring and lane departure warning. This truck will become available in a 4-door setup and a single cab version is available as well. A single cab model extends a bed length and cargo area.
Moreover, the towing ability is much-improved, but we don’t know the exact towing figures. A navigation is standard, and the optional leather-wrapped steering wheel is in the offer. There is a huge possibility that the cabin will get one more display. The legroom and headroom are improved too, and the comfort is raised on another level.
2019 Lincoln Mark LT V8 engine will be replaced with a V6
As mentioned, the 2019 Lincoln Mark LT has a lot in common with the Lincoln Navigator. And just like Lincoln’s SUV, the Mark LT truck will replace the aging V8 engine for a new V6 powertrain. It is a 3.5-liter V6 engine that is capable of producing up to 450 hp and 500 lb-ft of torque.
This unit will bring a much-better efficiency and more power than the eight-cylinder engines. Moreover, remember that the 2019 Mark LT is lighter than before and aerodynamic is improved. As a result, fuel savings are better than before and the overall speed and acceleration numbers are higher. This truck comes with a top speed that is rated at 120 mph. A new 10-speed automatic transmission is available.
2019 Lincoln Mark LT price and release date
We could say that the 2019 Lincoln Mark LT is one step away from becoming a luxurious pickup truck. The base model will cost around $36,000, while the higher trim levels will take you over $50,000. The Mark LT model will go on sale in the first months of 2019.