Monday, March 27

One of Lincoln’s luxury trucks now comes in an electric version.

Is not novelty that in the next years we will see a great number of hybrid vehicles connectable flood the streets of Mexico and Latin America. This will be the scheme popular on the way to electrification in countries in developing As the our, well still the infrastructure charging for vehicles 100% electric is not up to the Latest models what we have seen in the world.

Thus, Lincoln began more than a year ago with gradual electrification of its range, especially now that in his most are SUVs, incorporating in the top of the line versions a plug-in hybrid powertrain that will be the envy of many on the market.

It’s about a system who can give us a electric range of almost 50 km without spending a drop of gasoline, a figure that despite what sounds little in First instance, is more than enough to move us one or two days in the city and in the daily journeys without pollution direct.

The result is a luxury Vehicle, compact and elegant which at the same time is ecological, but he has the potential to get anywhere thanks to the gasoline engine, without having to worry by electrical recharges on the road.

The design remains practically the same to the rest of the range Corsair, with a picture modern and elegant, but at the same time compact and minimalist. The only difference is that now we have a second gate on the opposite side the gas cap, a charging port for the lithium ion batteries.

Inside we will find the traditional luxury of the brand American presidential. Skins, wood veneers, good plastics and very well achieved finishes. There is no doubt, the best quality in the brand in the last years, and despite sharing a platform with Ford Escape, here is better quality march, more equipment, luxury, and this version that can overcome the 50 km/l in average consumption.

At the same time this eco premium SUV is one of the benchmarks for systems and security levels, taking care of all passengers and maintaining a distinctive style.

at the wheel is easy to carry, comfortable and agile, but at the same weather, with the system all wheel drive It is a vehicle that can arrive practically anywhere without being a 4×4, bringing out their best dynamic driving skills on the road, or using it formally electricity in everyday life in the city.

In few days, this Lincoln, despite being one of the most little ones on the mark, became one of our favorites for practicality, luxury, quality, equipment and reduced or zero polluting emissions.

heat engine L4, 2.5L, Atkinson, 266hp, Plug-in Hybrid
batteries ion-litio, 14.4 kWh
Transmission Automatic CVT, permanent all-wheel drive
Performance Vel. Max. ND, 135 km/h in electric mode 0-100 km/h: ND
Performance 50.3 km/l combined, tank: 42.4 l, autonomy +1,000 km (combined)
tires 225/55 R19
Security Ten airbags, ABS, EBD, ESP, HSA, RSC, BLIS, CTA and LKA
Price range De 942,000 a 1,368,000 MXN
tested unit Grand Touring: 1,368,000 MXN