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Annual Sales of the Lincoln Versailles*

Model Year Factory Price Shipping Weight Production Total
1977-1/2 $ 11,500 3,800 15,434
1978 $ 12,529 3,759 8,931
1979 $ 12,939 3,684 21,007
1980 $ 14,674 3,661 4,784
Grand Total     50,156
* Information provided by Standard Catalog of American Cars 1976-1986,
2nd Edition, James M. Flammang, copyright 1989 Krause Publications Iola, WI

How Many Are Left?

Automotive Information Clearinghouse (AIC) estimated on November 5, 1998 that there are 1,281 1980 Lincoln Versailles remaining on the roads. That equates 26.8% of the original 4,784 sold that year. 

 

Vehicle Dimensions (1980 model)

Wheelbase 109.9"
Length 201.0"
Height 54.1"
Width 74.5"
Tread - Front 59.0"
Tread - Rear 57.7"
Luggage Capacity 14.6 cu ft
Fuel Capacity 19.2 gals
Head Room - Front 38.0"
Head Room - Rear 37.3"
Leg Room - Front 40.6"
Leg Room - Rear 35.6"
Shoulder Room - Front 55.6"
Should Room - Rear 55.6"
Hip Room - Front 53.4"
Hip Room - Rear 51.2"

Interpreting the 11 character VIN

A sample VIN may look like this: 0 W 84 F 999999

Code Definition
0 Model Year
W Assembly Plant
84 Body Serial
F Engine
999999 Consecutive Unit Number
 
All Versailles were assembled in the "W"ayne plant, had a body serial code of "84"
and an engine code of "F" for the 302 CID or "H" for the 351 CID in 1977.
 

 

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