Originally Posted by Wally
While on the subject of the Lincoln (I am supposing it's the one in twoloud4urears21's sig.) why is the boot lid shaped for a wheel? Is the spare kept in the lid or something? With a bit more thought surely they could have figured out that laying it down would cause less body intrusion and easier boot access?
It was supposed to be a styling cue klinda thing. No they did not keep the spare there (as i've been told). Theres more cars like it and the company just did it for looks, dont really know why i guess it looks more 'luxurious' or w/e.