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Lincoln LS

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2000-2006
Lincoln LS 2006
The LS is a rear-wheel-drive sedan designed to be a sporty competitor to the BMW 5-series. Handling is agile, and the ride is firm and well controlled, not like a traditional Lincoln. The 3.0-liter V6 is not all that quick. The 3.9-liter V8 is stronger and the automatic transmission is Ford's smoothest. Rear knee room is tight. 2001 brought available stability control. The front-wheel-drive Zephyr replaced the LS for 2006. It is a mid-sized sedan based on the Ford Fusion/Mercury Milan and shares a platform with the Mazda6. Handling is responsive and secure, but not sporty. The ride is firm, supple, and controlled. Stability control is not offered.
Average Retail Price Trade-in Price Reliability Verdict Owner Satisfaction View Local Inventory
2006 $3,950 $1,420
2005 $3,275 - $3,525 $1,075 - $1,175
2004 $3,000 - $3,275 $865 - $1,065
2003 $2,875 - $3,175 $765 - $1,010
2002 $2,675 - $2,925 $565 - $810
2001 $2,675 $560 - $595
2000 $2,675 $560 - $590