We are expecting to see all new full size luxury SUV called 2018 Lincoln Navigator. This model will be based on new Ford Expedition. As the matter of fact, Navigator and Expedition will share aluminum body construction, high-strength steel frame and 10-speed automatic gearbox. Exterior design comes with big chrome grille and large Lincoln badge up front. Navigator is also equipped with LED headlights and taillights, as well as LED fog lights. One of the most interesting features is certainly LED illuminated Lincoln badge which looks amazing. New 2018 Navigator will run on massive 22-inch wheels. Inside the cabin, Lincoln Navigator 2018 is equipped with wood, leather and metal accents. Other features includes 12-inch digital gauge cluster, head-up display, wireless charging, panoramic moonroof, Sync Applink system, 20 speaker Revel sound system, Wi-Fi hot spot, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Live TV and 10-inch TV screens at the back. We have to mention new Perfect Position seats in Lincoln Navigator. Seats come with heating, cooling and massaging function, as well as 30-way adjustment. Navigator 2018 can accommodate seven people (2 up front, 2 in the second row and 3 in the last row). However, some models will have three seats in the second row, which means maximum of eight passengers.
2018 Lincoln Navigator engine and fuel economy specs
2018 Lincoln Navigator engine is new 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V6 EcoBoost powertrain from Ford. Navigator V6 engine is capable of producing 450 horsepower and 510 lb-ft of torque. Engine will send power to the rear wheels through 10-speed automatic transmission. All-wheel drive system will be available, but only as optional upgrade. Lincoln Navigator will be offered in Select and Reserve trims. There are still no information about 2018 Lincoln Navigator fuel economy specs.
2018 Lincoln Navigator release date and price review
2018 Lincoln Navigator price will be higher than on current model. 2017 Navigator price is set at $63,500 for Select model and $71,500 for Reserve trim. So we expect prices to be between $70,000 and $80,000 for 2018 Navigator model. Its biggest rivals on the market will be GMC Yukon Denali and Cadillac Escalade. 2018 Lincoln Navigator release date is expected during 2017.