Report: Lincoln considering RWD models, could share next Mustang platform

Earlier this week, FoMoCo unveiled a new brand strategy for its luxury brand by renaming it Lincoln Motor Company and launching an aggressive ad campaign to build buzz around the name’s renaissance.

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One of the many things in the works are rear-wheel-dive models to help Lincoln compete better with its rivals.

“Rear-wheel-drive is definitely in the works,” one of Ford’s top executives confirmed with

Instead of partnering up with other brand’s for a rear-wheel-drive architecture Lincoln will go at it alone and may share the next-generation Ford Mustang platform. Lincoln has also confirmed that most or all of its cars will be available with an all-wheel-drive option.

– By: Omar Rana

Source: Detroit Bureau