Thus, it became known that the Lincoln brand is going in 2022 to release its first electric crossover. The project will be developed with the participation of specialists of the startup Rivian. At the moment the next model is known as the index U787. Electrocreaser Lincoln will apply to the premium segment and will compete for a new SUV with electric traction from GM.
It is worth noting that the concern Ford, which includes the Lincoln brand, is an investor in startup Rivian. So, last year he invested in a young company to 500 million dollars. In this next year, Ford intends to invest the start of production of the electric SUV pickup R1S and R1T on the capacity of the plant in Normal, Illinois.