DEARBORN, MI – The Lincoln Zephyr is getting a name change to go with the Lincoln alphanumeric makeover now underway, according to Web site With the new MKX crossover and MKS concept sedan in the pipeline, the Zephyr will take on the initials MKZ for 2007. At the same time, the MKZ will receive a mild styling update on the front end of the car and inside, where metallic inserts will be available in the place of standard wood finishes, according to the report. The MKZ will be powered by Ford’s new Cyclone 3.5L V-6. All-wheel drive will be added to the MKZ lineup as an option at the same time.

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