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In Pursuit of Innovative Excellence: The New Lincoln Continental

The Lincoln Continental has a long history that's full of ups and downs, but the 2019 Lincoln Continental is looking to rewrite history. This particular sedan is a road warrior thanks to its excellent ride quality. In addition to that, this vehicle has been implemented with numerous innovative features that falls under the technology department.

The sedan's audio system comes from Revel Ultima, and it creates a listening experience that rivals a live concert. Lincoln has decided to incorporate a CD player into some of its high-level trims, but streaming is still available. 

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Headlight Troubles Can Be Complex

Have you noticed your headlights broadcast a dim beam? If so, the odds are the bulbs are ready to burn out. Once one or more headlight goes out, driving in poor light conditions becomes dangerous. So, be ever mindful of issues with the lights.

Changing the bulbs might not be a do-it-yourself job. Removing the headlight housing could require taking out the battery to reach the old bulb. Even when access is easy, removing and replacing a bulb requires a steady hand. Otherwise, you could cause unnecessary damage. 

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Lincoln Nautilus Performance Features You Can Count On

One of the newest luxury crossovers on the road today is the Lincoln Nautilus. It includes features of both an SUV and a smaller sedan, allowing it to provide the best of both worlds for consumers. That is why we here at Hixson Lincoln of Alexandria are so excited to tell you about the new performance features in the new 2019 model.

First, the twin turbocharged engine kicks out an impressive 335 horsepower and up to 380 lb.-ft. of torque. This engine will always get the job done when you need it the most.  

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The Lincoln MKX is an Example of Auto Luxury

By their very nature, crossovers offer so much versatility. When going with a crossover, though, you certainly don't have to miss out on the finer things. The Lincoln MKX is packed with features that make it a stylish ride and fun to drive. It's a great addition to our lineup of Lincoln vehicles at Hixson Lincoln of Alexandria.

From the moment you walk up to your car with key fob in hand, it'll sense your presence and will start welcoming you back. Exterior lights will illuminate and a Lincoln logo will be projected next to the driver…

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Drive Safely in Wind and Rain

Driving in the rain presents many risks. Oil and other impurities mix with rainwater to create slick conditions. The presence of heavy winds further creates hazards for drivers. Anyone driving in these conditions must employ tremendous care.

Driving at a safe speed is the most obvious safe-driving step to take. You don't want the vehicle to hydroplane. Don't follow other vehicles too closely, either. The vehicle's braking becomes compromised on wet surfaces. Be sure the car's headlights are on. This way, you gain better visibility on the road. 

 

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Preparing for Your Next Test Drive

It is rarely a good idea to buy a car without first taking a test drive. Therefore, the folks here at Hixson Lincoln want to give you some tips on how to go about the process of taking one. First, be sure to schedule multiple test drive appointments, as it allows you to try out several vehicles before choosing one.

Next, be sure to do your homework on a vehicle ahead of time. This will let you know if it fits your needs and your budget better than others that are on the market. For instance, a luxury vehicle may…

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Limited Warranties Offered with All Lincoln Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles

A lot of people don't give much thought to the pre-owned certification process that Lincoln provides their used models. At Hixson Lincoln, we ensure that every certified pre-owned Lincoln that we sell on our lot goes through a very involved inspection process. This process is designed to spot any minor or major issues that might exist on a vehicle. We will not put a vehicle up for sale on our used lot until this inspection is completed. All necessary repairs will be done at this time as well.

There are many benefits of owning a certified pre-owned Lincoln...

 

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The Lincoln MKZ Features Top of the Line Innovation

Luxury takes on new meaning when you approach the new Lincoln MKZ in the dark. Drivers who visit Hixson Lincoln in the dark are more than impressed when they hold the keys to the new Lincoln MKZ in their hands and see the new design features up close and personal. The welcome is more than you imagined.

The new Lincoln MKZ knows when you’re coming, and it provides a proverbial red carpet. The exterior lights up to show it knows you’re coming. 

 

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Alexa Makes Your Lincoln Nautilus Work for You

Alexa makes life a little more convenient for many people, and the engineers behind the design of the new Lincoln Nautilus recognize that. Driving through town has never been easier with the new Alexa program in your new Nautilus. We have a long lineup of new vehicles at Hixson Lincoln of Alexandria you can use to see for yourself.

The new Alexa makes driving safer. You no longer need to take your eyes or hands away from where they need to be when driving. Alexa uses your voice to change the music, check the weather, create a map, and navigate…

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There is Much to Admire in the 2018 Lincoln MKC

Great performance is always something to look forward to in your next vehicle. This is true regardless of vehicle type. If you are in need of a crossover SUV to get you around town, then the 2018 Lincoln MKC deserves a closer look, in part, because of its many performance features.

Performance in a vehicle usually starts with the engine and the 2018 MKC is no different. This crossover SUV comes with an available Twin-Scrolled Turbocharged 2.3L engine that outputs 285 HP. This is achieved through the seamless blending of direct injection, turbocharging and Ti-VCT. 

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