Lincoln to Discontinue Production after 2002 By:
Automotive News is reporting that production of the Lincoln
Blackwood will be halted after the 2002 Model Year, ending manufacture
of the ultra luxury pickup truck one year earlier than planned.
appear to be the reason for this decision. Through February of this year
Lincoln had sold only 242 Blackwoods while its primary competition, the
Cadillac Escalade EXT
sold 1,690 units. Lincoln's goals were to sell 10,000 Blackwoods in 2002.