Lincoln is a luxury vehicle manufacturer that is owned by Ford Motor Company. Company was founded in 1917 in US and produced parts for WW1 vehicles. For a period of time Lincoln was formed into division of Lincoln-Mercury. Company is named after US president Abraham Lincoln. License built Lincolns can be found in Asia under the brand of Hongqi, Lincoln also exports models into Europe. Company had participated in races in the past. There were few official state limousines produced by Lincoln for Presidents of the United States.