The new 2017 Lincoln Navigator is a crossover SUV from Lincoln, which is redesigned for better performance, power and comfort. Like its predecessor the bone structure of this vehicle will remain the same but it will be built on a new platform. New modifications and changes can be found on this new vehicle.
2017 Lincoln Navigator – Interior and Exterior Design
The interior design of its previous model was impressive, and that legacy will still be carried on in this new vehicle. The interior cabin of 2017 Lincoln Navigator SUV is designed to accommodate maximum six people on six different individual seats. There is more room for luggage in this interior cabin which will make every passenger comfortable while travelling. The best of Lincoln is provided in this interior cabin with fine-quality soft-touch materials which will cover most of the parts and accessories in the interior cabin. Sync 3 Infotainment system by Ford is installed in this car.
The outer body design for this 2017 Lincoln Navigator is one of the most interesting features that will make it awesome. This vehicle will have a much sportier look by being lower and wider in dimension. The 2017 Navigator will use a platform made out of aluminium which will help in reducing the total weight of this vehicle, thus improving performance. Since its name suggests, this vehicle is also designed to go off-road in rough terrains. This vehicle will have an air suspension system with a self-leveling feature which will be most useful in off-road driving.
2017 Lincoln Navigator – Engine and Performance
Engine options for the 2017 Lincoln Navigator include a 3.5 liter EcoBoost V6 engine and a 5.4-liter Triton V8 engine. The 3.5 liter EcoBoost will be able to generate 440 horsepower and 450 pound-feet of torque which will be mated to a new ten-speed automatic transmission system. Three different driving modes – Normal, Comfort and Sport will be available in this car. There are two different versions available for this 2017 Lincoln Navigator with two engine options as discussed above. So there is not much economy of fuel in the standard version with the 5.4-liter engine. But if customers are looking for good fuel economy, then they can opt for the hybrid version with 3.5-liter engine which has pretty good fuel economy without compromising on performance. All the high-end tech stuff will be added in this car like 360 camera, high-speed response pinpoint navigation system, modern smart touchscreen display, infotainment system, LED lights,etc. This vehicle is also designed to be a safe vehicle with features like park assist, rear view cameras, dual airbags, collision warning and traffic alert.Mileage ratingsare 20 miles per gallon in highway driving and 15 miles per gallon in city driving.
2017 Lincoln Navigator – Price, Expected Release Date and Competition
This Lincoln Navigator 2017 is going to cost around $23,000 for its base model and the price range will increase for its upper trims around $33,000. This vehicle will probably be launched by early 2017 in the market. The Lincoln Navigator will face many challenging rivalries in the automobile industry. The competitions for this model in the market are Ford Expedition, Nissan Patrol, Cadilac Escalade, Infiniti QX80 and Lexus LX.