1978 Lincoln Continental Town Coupe

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Stock #
Engine Size
460 V8
Transmission Type
3 Speed Automatic
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Stock #
Engine Size
460 V8
Transmission Type
3 Speed Automatic


All Original Town Coupe! 3,932 Actual Miles, # Matching Drivetrain, Time Capsule

1978 Lincoln Continental Town Coupe

VIN: 8Y81A944486

This all-original Lincoln is a true time capsule. This car has only 3932 original miles on the car since is birth in 1977. Everything, and I mean everything, on this car is in astounding shape for being almost 40 years old! Everything besides the exhaust system is all-original and remains in excellent condition, I mean this car may not have even seen rain! Factory tags and paint markings can be found throughout the undercarriage and engine bay (as you'll see in our video, there are even some original paper tags on control arms!). If you're looking for a brand new 1978 Lincoln look no further.

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Numbers Matching 460ci V8 Engine (#: D1VE-6015-A2B)

- Stock Heads

Motorcraft Single 4-Barrel Carb

Numbers Matching C6 3-Speed Automatic Transmission (#:D8VP-DB-070120-PJD-AN4-F7)

Original Ford 9” Rear End (#:Tag: WFY A 8FA 2L75 9 479A)

- Original Ratio: 2.75:1

- Posi

Front Independent Suspension

- All Original Components In Excellent Condition

- Original Pitman Arm Tag Still Present!!

Rear 4-Link Suspension


- Front POWER Disc

- Rear POWER Drum

- E-Brake Is Hooked Up

NEW Exhaust:

- NEW Single Exhaust System w/ Factory Replacement Mufflers

Key Components:

- Factory A/C!


- Original Gas Tank!


- All Original Factory Markings and Paintwork Under the Hood!


LOW MILEAGE! 3932 Miles!

Original Deep Black Paint Finish!

All Original Chrome and Stainless Steel Trim Work

Black Vinyl Top

Hood Fits Great w/ Fenders

Doors Fit Nicely w/ Body

Door Lips and Jambs are Clean

Quarters are Straight & Solid

Inside Trunk Is Clean

- Fully Carpeted

- Bottom Side of Trunk Shines Bright

Undercarriage Looks New!

- All Original!

- Original Floorboards w/ Original Primer Is In Unbelievable Condition!

- Pinch Welds Look Great

- Rockers are Solid

Original Wheels: 15” – OEM Stock Lincoln

Tires: 225-15 – Michelin Steel Belted Radials


Original Black Interior Looks New!

Original Big Bucket Seats

Column Shifter

Original Heated Side Mirror w/ Thermometer Readout!

Power Windows

CB Radio Setup

Original Headliner Is Clean & Tight

Original Door Panels Look Great

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