Popular SUV from Lincoln is getting a well-deserved redesign. New 2017 Lincoln Navigator is coming to the market with lighter body and modern design.
EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
One of the most significant changes will be the weight reduction. New model will lose up to 700 pounds, thanks to the use of lightweight materials such as aluminum and steel. This will have a positive impact on the fuel economy and the overall performance. The exterior design will get more stylish and luxurious. Both headlights and taillights will be equipped with the LED technology. Grille will be redesigned and will give the front side of the vehicle a more attractive look. A lot more changes will be evident inside the cabin of the new 2017 Lincoln Navigator. It will be a perfect combination of comfort and stylish design. It will be equipped with high-quality materials and provide enough leg-space and head-space for its passengers. Next to this, a lot of new and upgraded high-tech features will be incorporated, making the new model more user-friendly. Some of those features include a new touchscreen, MyLincoln infotainment system, parking assist, and a 360-degree camera.
2017 LINCOLN NAVIGATOR ENGINE
A lot of updates will be seen under the hood of the new 2017 Lincoln Navigator. Last generation of this model was equipped with a 5.4-liter V8 Triton engine. This unit will likely still remain an option but the new one will be added to the lineup. New engine will be a 3.5-liter V6 unit that will be able to produce 370 horsepower and up to 430 lb-ft of torque. When it comes to the transmission system, new Navigator will come with either 6-speed or 10-speed automatic gearbox. There is also a possibility that a hybrid version of the new model will be presented but more information about this will be known closer to the release date.
RELEASE DATE AND EXPECTED PRICE
Official release date of the new 2017 Lincoln Navigator has not been announced yet. However, it is expected to hit the dealerships at the end of 2016. If the rumors are true, price will be in the range from $34,000 to $45,000.