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Lincoln Continental

(1958 model)

Brief specs of 1958 Lincoln Continental

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 8-cylinder 16-valve engine, OHV (overhead valve, I-head), 7043 cm3 / 429.8 cu in / 429.8 cu in, 279.6 kW / 374.9 hp / 374.9 hp @ 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm, 665.0 N·m / 490.5 lb·ft / 490.5 lb·ft @ 3100 rpm / 3100 rpm / 3100 rpm, automatic 3-speed transmission, rear wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)LincolnIssued from1958
ModelContinentalIssued until
SerieContinentalNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerLincolnCountryUS

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length5817 mm / 229.0 in / 229.0 inTotal (curb) weight2217 kg / 4888 lb / 4888 lb
Width2035 mm / 80.1 in / 80.1 inDry weight
Height1435 mm / 56.5 in / 56.5 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase3327 mm / 131.0 in / 131.0 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity83 l / 18.3 UK gal / 22.0 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.75  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.48 m2 / 26.7 sq ft / 26.7 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders8
Engine Type Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerFordValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore109.2 mm / 4.30 in / 4.30 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke94.0 mm / 3.70 in / 3.70 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.16
Fuel supply1 carburettorEngine displacement7043 cm3 / 429.8 cu in / 429.8 cu in
Engine Main bearings5Unitary capacity880.38 cm3/cylinder / 53.724 cu in/cylinder / 53.724 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHV (overhead valve, I-head)Compression ratio10.5 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power279.6 kW / 374.9 hp / 374.9 hp at 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque665.0 N·m / 490.5 lb·ft / 490.5 lb·ft at 3100 rpm / 3100 rpm / 3100 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)111.8 kW / 150.0 hp / 150.0 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output39.7 kW/l / 0.872 bhp/cu in / 0.872 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converternoSpecific torque94.4 N·m/l / 0.83 lb·ft/cu in / 0.83 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears3
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio1
  Final gear (drive) ratio2.87

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio169.2 kW/ton / 128.2 bhp/ton / 128.2 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front9.00 x 14Tyres rear9.00 x 14
Brakes frontdrumBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter front305 mm / 12.0 in / 12.0 inBrake diameter rear305 mm / 12.0 in / 12.0 in
Brakes detailsservo-assistedBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Lincoln Continental

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