The new and improved 2018 Lincoln Aviator is being touted to be in succession to Lincoln MKT car. Therefore the new Lincoln Aviator will be similar in design to the Lincoln MKT. The Lincoln Aviator as initially launched in the year 2005 but sadly due to a drastic drop in sales, the company ceased the production of the car. After quite a long hiatus, it is set to roll out in the market pretty soon. For those who are not aware, Lincoln motor is a subsidiary of Ford motors.
2018 Lincoln Aviator – Unique Feature
It is a mid- sized luxury SUV with a high expectation of better performance mileage. Though the design is similar to some other SUVs, some major changes are expected in the exterior design of the SUV. The headlights have been replaced by powerful LED lights to facilitate night driving. The grille has also been upgraded. The wheels are covered with high-quality bumpers and the front side of the car will have a chrome trim. It is a 5 people SUV. The size of the wheelbase is around 113.7 inches. The ground clearance is about 8.9 inches.
As far as the interiors of the car are concerned, there is only one word that can be used to describe them and that is sophistication. The front seats will have 8-way adjustments. The height of the passenger seats can also be adjusted. The climate control on the inside will be automatic while the upholstery will be completely covered in premium leather. The inside of the SUV is spacious and there will be an abundant amount of space to keep your luggage. The central infotainment system will have all the new features, including navigation, smartphone connectivity, Bluetooth etc.
Various assistance systems for the driver as well as safety features are being included in the SUV.
2018 Lincoln Aviator – Engine Improvements
The 2018 Lincoln Aviator will have a V- 8 engine of 4.6-litre capacity. At 3250 rpm the torque produced in the engine will be about 3000 lb.-ft. While the horsepower produced at 5470 rpm will be 302. The numbers of the engine are amazing and because of this beats under the hood, the 2018 Lincoln Aviator will only take less than 8 seconds to reach from 0- 60 mph. the center of gravity of the SUV is highly centralized which makes this SUV very stabilized despite its high weight. The engine comes with 5-speed automatic transmission. The performance figures of this engine are quite impressive!
2018 Lincoln Aviator – Release Date and Price
Due to the lack of any official statements speculations are rife that the new Lincoln Aviator 2018 will be launched either in a later part of 2107 or early 2018. The good news however comes along with cheaper price tag of the Lincoln Aviator in comparison to other Ford crossovers. The price is expected to be around $35,000 for the very base model while the highest model may cost around $46,000. The exact price is expected to be announced along with the release of the 2018 Lincoln Aviator.