National Geographic : 1961 Dec
HE JUST DROVE YOUR CAR Who is he? He is one of our experts who put every 1962 Lincoln Continentalthrough its paces for at least 12 miles on a special testing course. Actually, each Lincoln Continentalmust pass 189 separatetests after it is built. The entire wiring sys tem is probed by an electronic tester to reveal any weakness. Each engine is test-run for three hours at break-in speeds, inspected, and set at proper idle speed.At delivery, the Continentalis ready to be driv en 6,000 miles before the customary maintenance check. No matter how searchingly you examine it fortimeless beauty orflawless engineering-you will find the Lincoln Continental is a remarkable invest ment, built to retain its quality for the years ahead. It is warranted for twice as long as any otherAmer ican car-24 months or 24,000 miles.* LINCOLN CONTINENTAL Product of ® Motor Company Uncoln-MercuryDivision *Ford Motor Company warrants to its dealers, and its dealers, in turn, warrant to their Lincoln Continental customers as follows:That for 24 months or for 24,000 miles, whichever comes first, free replacement, including related labor, will be made by dealers, of any part with a defect In workmanship or materials. Tires are not covered by the warranty; appropriate adjustments will continue to be made by the tire companies. Owners will remain re sponsible for normal maintenance service and routine replacement of maintenance items such as filters, spark plugs, ignition points and wiper blades.