If we write about luxury and SUV at once, great possibility is that we write about Lincoln Navigator. This luxury SUV for 2015 year will come with minor changes on design. The bigger changes will be under the hood. Interior of the new 2015 Lincoln Navigator features leather upholstery and SYNC technology with MyLincoln Touch. It will hit the showrooms later this year.
2015 Lincoln Navigator review
As we said before, the exterior design will be just slightly changed. The main noticeable difference is front split-wing grille, newly redesigned hood and power liftgate on the rear. The sleek look of the new Lincoln luxury SUV fulfills new HID headlights with LED daytime running lights. The exterior of the 2015 Lincoln Navigator illuminate 222 LED lights.
The new Lincoln 8 passenger SUV comes in two different wheelbase lengths. There are standard (119.0 in.) and extended (131.0 in.) models. New Navigator runs on 20” aluminum wheels as standard. 22” aluminum wheels come with Reserve Package models.
The interior of the new Lincoln Navigator luxury SUV has great luxury equipment even with standard version. Base model comes with new leather-wrapped wood-trimmed steering wheel, keyless entry with start/stop push button, illuminated welcome mats under the front doors, SYNC infotainment system with MyLincoln Touch which includes 4.2-inch LCD screen in front of the driver and 8” touch screen mounted in the central stack with knob controls. For security reasons there is Blind Spot Information System, and rearview camera.
With Reserve Package luxury level of the new Navigator rises on the higher level. This trim package features leather upholstery applied on all three rows of seats, central console and gear shift, leather trimmed instrument panel and Premium Ziricote wood trim that is usually used on equipping yachts.
The new Navigator is powered by a 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged EcoBoost engine. This luxury SUV engine produces 380 horsepower at 5,250 rpm and 460 lb-ft of torque at 2,750 rpm. It is mated to 6-speed automatic transmission which comes with Lincoln SelectShift that allows the driver to control gears manually.
2015 Lincoln Navigator towing capacity
Navigator comes in rear-wheel-drive (RWD) or four-wheel-drive (4WD) configuration. With 4WD also comes Control Trac system that increases traction on sliding surfaces. The 2015 Lincoln Navigator towing capacity is 9,000 pounds when it is properly equipped. Maximum payload is 1,570 pounds.
2015 Lincoln Navigator release date and price
2015 Lincoln Navigator is going to produce in Kentucky Truck Plant in Louisville. We can expect to see new Lincoln luxury SUV in showrooms later this year with $62,475 MSRP that includes destination and delivery charges.
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