1977 Lincoln Mark V Givenchy Burnout
Mild 460, headers, 3.00 gears, 275-60-15 on 15X10's
For more information on the car build....
Also, rear wheel backspacing is important for 77-79 Lincoln Mark V's due to
their 4 wheel disc brakes. Rear wheel clearance is limited due to the rear
Wheels with more than 4" backspacing may hit the calipers and not fit
1972 Lincoln Continental Cold Start and Drive
This is a 1972 Lincoln Continental featuring the 460 c.i. (7.5L) 4bbl. V-8,
C6 transmission, and 9.25" removable carrier rear end. Power output is
224hp @ 4,400 RPM and torque is 357Lb./Ft. @ 2,800 RPM through a single Exhaust w/ resonator. Values are SAE net.
This is the first year of the "regular fuel" engines, so the compression
ratio is 8.5:1 (down from 10.5:1 from 1970). I go over some details about
the car in this video, perform a cold start, and a short drive to
demonstrate the unique speedometer. More videos about this car to come as
maintenance needs arise. Footage shot on 2/18/2012 using a Sony Handycam
model DCR-TRV27. There is a pause at 15:03, but keep watching. The video