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Lincoln MKZ Concept
Lincoln MKZ Concept

The MKZ is very close to what the upcoming redesigned Lincoln MKZ will look like, Ford says. It also presages the more dramatic design style Ford would like for all its Lincoln cars and SUVs in the future. This concept car has a full glass roof. In the production car, Ford designers hope to make that whole glass panel slide back, exposing open air over all the occupants.

By Peter Valdes-Dapena @PeterDrives - Last updated January 11 2012: 2:29 PM ET
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