When it comes to luxury SUV’s & Crossovers Lincoln’s 2019 lineup doesn’t disappoint. Following Lincoln’s own niche within the American Luxury SUV market they provide drivers with a smooth ride and spacious interiors filled with luxury details such as smooth leathers, rich woods and soft suedes.
Lincoln went through a rebirth starting in 2014 with the Matthew McConaughey commercials grabbing lots of new attention both from the commercials and subsequent parodies that followed.
Let’s take a look at what Lincoln has in its 2019 SUV & Crossover lineup.
The Lincoln Navigator
The 2019 Lincoln Navigator is the largest SUV in the Lincoln lineup and pricing starts at $73,205. It has spacious seating for 7 and the luxury interior you expect from a Lincoln. It is powered by a Twin-Turbocharged 3.5L Engine that is capable of producing 450 horsepower and 510 lb.-ft of torque.
If that doesn’t get you excited it comes with six selectable drive modes to let you fit the Navigators performance to how you want to drive from converse to excite and other modes to fit specific driving conditions such as slippery surfaces or steep climbs. This is done through its adaptive suspension, that controls the way wheels move up and down over different surfaces and road conditions, its shift points, and whether it is in 4x4 for 4x2 mode.
When it comes to towing the Lincoln Navigators Twin Turbocharged Engine is able to tow up to 8600 lbs. The Heavy-Duty Trailer Tow Package includes traction assist to help with moving heavy loads in many driving conditions. The Pro Trailer Backup Assist feature allows you to use a simple knob to effortlessly backup your trailer and assist you getting your trailer where it needs to be the first time.
There is plenty to consider with the 2019 Lincoln Navigator but if you are in the market for Luxury SUV that is comfortable to drive, has plenty of power and towing capabilities, this SUV is worth serious consideration.
The Lincoln Nautilus
The 2019 Lincoln Nautilus is a luxury crossover available starting at $40,340. It has a spacious and comfortable interior with seating for 5. The 2019 Nautilus is powered by a Twin-Turbocharged 2.7L V6 Engine that delivers 335 horsepower and 380 lb.-ft of torque.
The Nautilus comes with many advanced driving features such as adaptive steering that automatically adjusts the firmness of the steering wheel to create smooth and precise steering that makes the driver feel better connected to road at both high a low speeds. The Nautilus also comes with Adaptive Cruise Control, Stop and Go, and Lane Centering technology. Adaptive cruise control uses camera and radar inputs to automatically adjust your speed when in traffic. Stop and Go is another new feature that allows the vehicle to come to a complete stop restart when traffic begins to move. Finally, Lane Centering provides steering support to help keep the vehicle centered in the driving lane and help avoid any unwanted or accidently drifts into other lanes.
The Lincoln Nautilus comes with intelligent AWD that uses sensors to monitor traction and deliver torque to the front or rear wheels to enhance handling and significantly reduce wheelslip.
The 2020 Lincoln Aviator
The Lincoln Aviator makes its triumphant return with its 7 seater, 2020 edition. Pricing on the new Aviator starts at $51,100 for the standard model and over $90,000 for a fully loaded Black Label model. The all new 2020 Lincoln Aviator is packed full of high-tech features and powerful 3.0L Twin-Turbocharged V6 Engine. The twin turbo engine produces 400 horsepower and 400 lb.-ft of torque.
The 2020 Aviator gives us a preview of what we believe Lincoln’s niche will be over the next few years where Lincoln focuses on solely on powerful and spacious Luxury SUV’s. Providing drivers with the latest technology in spacious, comfortable SUV.
The Aviator is Lincoln’s most recent attempt at a Luxury Mid-Sized SUV based off the Ford Explorer and incorporates some of the latest technology including smartphone integration with the Lincoln Way App. Other standard features on the Lincoln Aviator include Co-Pilot360 that is a full suite of driver-assist features, 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot capability, 14-speaker Revel Audio System, and much more.
If you haven’t checked out a Lincoln Mid-Sized Luxury SUV in a few years the 2020 Aviator is definitely worth checking out. The standard model is anything but base and for those who want everything the Black Label model has it all.