The 2016 Lincoln Navigator is full-size luxury SUV that will come as long waited refreshment for outdated current model. The current Navigator is on market since 2007 with a design that was slightly changed since then. The Lincoln Navigator 2016 will be built on the new platform, with aluminum body and it will get a new hybrid drivetrain. Before it on the market Lincoln will release a new MKX which is updated version of the MKZ and a replacement for the Lincoln MKS.
2016 Lincoln Navigator redesign
There are no official statements in which way the design of the new 2016 Lincoln Navigator will go. We can only look at the current Lincoln MKX for some clues. If we know that this full-size luxury SUV has this design since its first showoff in 2007 than it is not hard to conclude that it will come with some big changes in style. Interior of the new Lincoln Navigator 2016 will be spacious with three rows of seats for 8 passengers. Leather upholstery will be standard with advanced technology. We can only imagine what kind of technology improvements will be in next two years. It will also available in long- and short-wheelbase.
Lincoln Navigator 2016 specs
According to some news the new 2016 Lincoln Navigator full-size luxury SUV will come without current V-8 engine. In order to improve fuel economy and ecological standards it will be powered by hybrid drivetrain. That means that under the hood of the upcoming Lincoln Navigator 2016 will be a V-6 EcoBoost engine. It should be paired with 10-speed automatic transmission.
Lincoln full-size luxury SUV new platrform
The new Navigator will be built on the new platform that will share with the current 2015 Ford F-150. The most likely is that the 2016 Lincoln Navigator will adopt aluminum body. This will help to lose some weight that will help it to improve handling, performance and fuel efficiency.
2016 Lincoln Navigator release date and competition
The 2016 Lincoln Navigator release date will be sometime in 2016. Comptiton in full-size luxury SUV segment include Land Rover Range Rover, Cadillac Escalade, Mercedes-Benz GL-Class and new BMW X7. The Lincoln Navigator 2016 price is still a big unknown but we will inform you when some new information come tu us. So stay tuned and come back for more.