About Lincoln Navigator
The Lincoln Navigator is a full-size SUV. It made the debut in 1998. It came with a spacious interior room and excellent cargo capacity. It is designed by Fritz Mayhew. It is developed and manufactured by the Lincoln Motor Company. The car can accommodate more than six passengers. The model years range from 1998 to 2020. Its long production years can be divided into four generations. The Navigator has also developed into many variants during the past years. It sells well not only in the United States but also in other countries and regions around the world. The model is assembled and produced mainly in the Michigan Assembly Plant and Kentucky Truck Plant.
The first-generation Lincoln Navigator was produced between 1998 and 2002. It was equipped with a long list of useful parts, including the anti-lock disc brakes, fog lights, and six-disc CD changer, etc. The second generation received a number of changes and improvements. The redesign focused mainly on the exterior parts. The chrome waterfall grille and the housings were both made larger. It adopts a layout of front-engine, front-wheel drive. The Navigator underwent a further refinement in 2007 with new styling and mechanical features. A new version called the Navigator L came into appearance. It was offered in a longer wheelbase and a bit larger than the previous model. In this way, the cargo capacity is increased.
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The latest Lincoln Navigator was unveiled at the 2017 New York Auto Show. It marks a significant change in terms of the exterior styling. The auto adopts a Ford T3 platform. It kept the previous four-wheel independent suspension configuration. For practical parts, it is powered by a 450 hp twin-turbocharged 3.5L EcoBoost V6 engine. This is Lincoln's highest-output engine ever. The transmission parts are also updated to a 10-speed automatic one. The car is offered in three trim levels: Premiere, Select, and Reserve. The newest version of the Navigator also serves as the mark of the debut of the Lincoln Black Label series.
The Lincoln Navigator puts great emphasis on the issue of safety, too. It is armed with many available features. Plenty of standard and optional advanced driver aids are prepared to improve safety. In the 2016 crush tests conducted by The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, it all got pleasant scores. From the interior to the exterior, it is loaded with high-tech features and upper-class classic parts. In the future, the Navigator is believed to remain at the top of the SUV list.