Synopsis by Sarah Ing
Stretch limos often carry the Lincoln logo. The brand's reputation for luxury was established early in the car's career. The Visual History of Cars: Lincoln remembers the past and documents the present of this high-class vehicle. Henry Leland, the creator of both the Lincoln and the Cadillac, sold his car plant to Henry Ford, who quickly capitalized on the expensive potential of the Lincoln. Since then, the automobile has been an indulgence for the wealthy and an appendage to the important. This program features rare footage of world leaders riding in their Lincolns.