Till the refresh of the Cadillac Escalade arrives, you need the Lincoln Navigator for those who want a premium American battle tank. It’s a Raptor-powered beast of a cruiser, and Lincoln is holding it recent for the 2020 mannequin yr by providing a brand new look package deal and extra customary tech.
Beginning with the visuals, there may be now a Monochromatic Look Package deal for the Navigator. For those who don’t like chrome, and this creator doesn’t, then it is a field you’ll need to test. Sure, there’s nonetheless some chrome, it’s a Navigator in spite of everything. However the Monochromatic Package deal on the Reserve sequence gives three completely different colours to “showcase the daring strains” of the Navigator.
The three accessible colours are Pristine White, Ceramic Pearl and Infinite Black. “The monochromatic palette emphasizes the sturdy strains of the Navigator,” says Earl Lucas, Lincoln chief designer. “It’s an ideal colour scheme for a full-size luxurious SUV, and it gives shoppers one other solution to personalize their new Navigator.” It’s additionally making the most of the continuing minimalism pattern in design. Maybe Jonny Ive’s Apple affect is rubbing off?
The brand new know-how on board the Navigator can be value mentioning. Aviator, launching later this yr, is the primary Lincoln car to supply Telephone As A Key tech. The 2020 Navigator receives this know-how as customary. Which is smart, as a result of the Navigator is the model’s flagship.
Energy working boards and heated and ventilated seats at the moment are customary as nicely — as is wi-fi charging for telephones.
Lincoln’s CoPilot360 can be on board. This consists of automated excessive beam headlights, blind spot detection with trailer protection, automated emergency braking, pedestrian detection and extra.
Just like Ford’s model of the tech, Lincoln seems to be making a lot of the protection methods customary as fashions get refreshed. That additionally additional separates the Navigator from the Escalade, whereas growth of the brand new model continues over at Basic Motors.[Images: Lincoln]