Wanted To Inquire Are the 70s Continentals the Best Riding Lincolns of All Time?

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Wanted to ask. It seems that the 70s continentals had the most plush interiors (pillow leather or pillow velour seats) and Ford improved the suspension on these in the early 70s. I know that the 60s continentals are classic cars but it seems that the interior of the 60s cars are plain and do not have the ultra plush interiors of the 70s. Do the 70s continentals ride more comfortable than the 60s continentals?? Are the 70s continentals the best riding Lincolns of all time??
 
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Ford firmed up the suspension on the Town Cars in '03. I owned a '09 so I know the difference in ride between post '03 Town Cars and pre-'03 Town Cars. I have also driven '70s Continentals. An '04 TC ride versus a '70s Continental ride...... I think the '70s Continental wins on ride quality. That is my subjective opinion.
 
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In those Continentals of the 70s I remember the Roman Numerals in the gauges, Cartier clocks, the "coast" feature on the cruise, vent windows, pillow seats, opera windows, chrome bumpers, chrome grills, chrome hub caps, a/c controls on the driver's side, and the ride it had.:cool:
 

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Ive had a few of these, the only thing comparable is from pontiac with their full size B-body cars like the Grandville. I would say the 78 is the best of the lot because the 79 feels under powered with a 400 after having a 77 and 78 with the 460.

To be honest the only issue i have ever had with these is that there was no drop top model.... A 19 foot open Lincoln would have been impressive.
....Mebe i'll build one ))
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well a bit of google proved me wrong...

not wanting to derail the thread but I figured this was information well shared.


 
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Yup.....Ford stopped making the Lincoln convertible in 1967. Then in the late 70s there were third party coach builders that made Mark V and Town Coupe convertibles. I was never a big fan of Lincoln convertibles cuz I thought they looked fine with a hardtop. SizeMatters mentioned that late 70s Pontiac had a comfortable ride but what about the Caddys??? Didnt the Caddys ride better than a Pontiac?? Though I still think the Lincolns had the best ride of all of them. The Imperials in the early to mid 70s also road nice too.
 
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