Lincoln is changing its MKC subsequent yr with an all-new mannequin known as the Corsair.
The title is from deep within the Ford Motor Firm archives, having beforehand graced each a late 1950s Edsel and a British-made Ford from the sixties.
The title has additionally been used on a number of plane, which makes it an excellent match for Lincoln’s lineup, which is able to quickly embrace the Aviator and Navigator.
The compact SUV is ready to be unveiled on the New York Worldwide Auto Present in April, however Lincoln has solely launched a shadowy profile picture of it up to now.
The Corsair will share a platform with an upcoming redesigned Ford Escape, and unearthed government documents recommend that it will likely be accessible with a alternative of two gasoline engines and a plug-in hybrid powertrain.
With the addition of the Corsair, Lincoln may have purged its lineup of all fashions that includes MK-based names, save for the MKZ sedan which is probably going, although not but confirmed to get replaced or discontinued together with the Ford Fusion it’s based mostly on within the coming years.