• (4.5) 19 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,425$13,009
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 21
  • Engine: 239-hp, 4.6-liter V-8 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2005 Lincoln Town Car

Our Take on the 2005 Lincoln Town Car

Our Take

Lincoln's rear-wheel-drive luxury sedan earned a substantial reworking for the 2003 model year. Flaunting a new stand-up hood ornament, the four-door Town Car's appearance grew noticeably more formal.Model designations have changed for 2005. The previous Ultimate models have been discon... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Brake performance
  • Seat support
  • Resale value
  • Price
  • Fuel economy

Notable Features

  • 239-hp, 4.6-liter V-8
  • RWD
  • Body-on-frame construction
  • Formal appearance


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 19 reviews

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Love Lincolns

by Ron from Alton, IL on August 31, 2007

I've had 5 Lincolns so far, all Town Cars. I started with a 1986 model and now have a 2005. All of them have been very good cars, I've only had minor problems with two of them and they were taken care... Read Full Review

3 Trim Levels Available

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Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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