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1972 Lincoln Continental
Optional Equipment

Option prices dropped from the previous year on most items!

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The cost of most optional equipment dropped slightly in 1972. In most cases, it was only a dollar or two, but it did add up when multiple options were ordered.

Sure-Track Computerized Braking System ($191.83)
Front Bumper Guards ($19.19)
Rear Window Defroster ($83.13)
Automatic Headlamp Dimmer ($49.88)
Moondust Metallic Paint ($127.88)
Colors available: Gold Metallic, Light Ginger Metallic, Ginger Metallic, Blue Metallic, Light Ivy Metallic, Ivy Metallic, Red Metallic, and Copper Metallic
Traction-Lok Differential ($46.69)
Automatic Speed Control ($92.08)
Power Lock/Release Group ($103.59)
Includes: Electro-Vacuum Power Door Locks
Electric Rear Remote Rear Deck Release
Automatic Seatback Release (Coupé)

AM Radio/StereoSonic Tape System ($136.84)
Includes: Power Antenna
Dual Front and Rear Speakers

AM/FM Stereo Radio ($141.96)
Includes: Power Antenna
Dual Front and Rear Speakers

Vinyl with Leather Seating Surfaces ($168.80)
6-Way Power Bench Seat ($89.52)
6-Way Power Bench Seat with Passenger Recliner ($148.35)
Twin Comfort Lounge Seats ($217.40)
Includes: 6-Way Power Driver's Seat
2-Way Power Right Side Seat

Twin Comfort Lounge Seats ($276.23)
Includes: 6-Way Power Driver's Seat
2-Way Power Right Side Seat
Right Side Recliner

Tilt Steering Wheel ($70.35)
Vinyl Roof ($152.19)
Vinyl Insert Bodyside Molding* ($33.25)
Luxury Wheel Covers ($57.56)
Appearance Protection Group (Coupe: $39.40; Sedan: $42.21)
Includes: Door Edge Guards
License Plate Frames
Front and Rear Floor Mats
Spare Tire Cover

Automatic Ride Control ($97.10)
Cross Country Ride Package ($17.10)
Includes: Higher Rate Springs and Shock Absorbers
Intermittent Windshield Wipers ($25.57)
Higher-Ratio Rear Axle ($12.79)
Town Car Package for Sedan* (Cloth) ($446.67)
Town Car Package for Sedan (Leather) ($635.47)
Power Sun Roof ($611.28)

*New option for 1972

Image: 1972 Lincoln Continental Sedan

Above: 1972 Lincoln Continental Sedan shown with the following options:

- Black Vinyl Roof ($152.19)
- Front Bumper Guards ($19.19)
- Luxury Wheel Covers ($57.56)

1972 LINCOLN CONTINENTAL OPTION INSTALLATION:

Of the 45,969 Lincoln Continentals built for 1972, 35,534 of them (or 77.3 percent) were equipped with the optional Tilt Steering Wheel which cost $70.35 extra.