Luxurious SUV segment could see resurrection of an old face. Lincoln’s crossover that was dropped in 2005 is being prepared for its new chance. But, company already has these kinds of vehicles in their offer, as MKT lineup. However, the segment didn’t meet demands of the market and the company, so it is likely that 2017 Lincoln Aviator will replace it. New generation of SUV will be based on Ford’s platforms, so expect some of the equipment and design solutions similar to vehicles from these factories.
2017 Lincoln Aviator styling
Futuristic look highlights 2017 Lincoln Aviator return. It was always very attractive, and nowadays all fans should expect the same. This crossover won’t take much from its predecessors and the vehicles it is replacing, MKT group. Finally Aviator gets new design, with LED lightning and other stuff that boost its elegance. Unique grille and bumpers, 19-inch wheels, aggressive curves, make appearance if the 2017 Aviator very interesting. There is no different situation inside the crossover. Comfort is primary. Vehicle can take 4 passengers. Finally infotainment is boosted with DVD screens on the back seats. A lot of wood, aluminum and leather are used for interior details. On the back of the SUV there is big storage area. Nevertheless, luxury crossover takes care of passenger’s safety, so these equipment is at highest level.
2017 Lincoln Aviator performance
With replacement of the MKT models, 2017 Lincoln Aviator must offer special equipment. So it is with engines. Finally company is preparing three drivetrain options. Base models are packed with 2.3-l four-cylinder engine. The turbocharged EcoBoost unit can make 350 hp. Upgraded version is 3.5-l V6 EcoBoost model with the best mileage. Exact mpg rate is unknown, but announcements from Lincoln said that this drivetrain is the most economical. Experts predict it around 25 mpg combined. The last powerplant is specially developed for improved off-road driving. It is 3.5-l Ti-VCT.
2017 Lincoln Aviator price and release date
Depending on trim levels and number of upgrades purchased, price of the 2017 Lincoln Aviator is varying. Finally base models will be available from $35,000, probably from November or December 2016.