A recently divulged report has it that the 2019 Lincoln Navigator Hybrid will arrive late next year alongside Ford Expedition full-size SUV. This vehicle will see the light of day for the very first time at the 2018 New York Auto Show. We’ve received crucial details concerning the inbound Lincoln Navigator Hybrid edition, and we’re going to expose it all in this post.
As per a report derived from a well-placed source, the all-new luxury SUV is built on a high-strength steel frame and features some aluminum panels. The use of these materials makes the vehicle lighter than the ongoing one. Lincoln justified almost 200lb weight loss by integrating a laminated glass to lower in-cabin sound.
The latest Navigator Hybrid extracts its juice from a V6 engine that churns out north of 450 horsepower, alongside an electric motor. The system is paired with a 10-speed automatic gearbox with all-wheel drive system available as an option. The new Lincoln Navigator Hybrid model will receive dozens of safety features, all-around luxury cabin, and high-tech infotainment system.
2019 Lincoln Navigator Hybrid – Exterior and Interior Styling
When it comes to the exterior and interior perspective, our report suggests the 2019 Lincoln Navigator Hybrid is unlikely to alter the car’s actual form. However, Lincoln is set to supply new color options along with an entirely new exterior theme. The recent overhaul would bring forth a fresh and appealing look.
The car model under review comes with sleek aluminum panels, which get complemented with a sleek grille and modern LED headlights. Its hood displays subtle creases with horizontal character line linking both the headlights and taillights.
Beneath the car’s sleek skin is a T3 platform belonging to Ford. It is an expedient platform, which underpins such cars as the F-150 and Expedition SUV. Courtesy of the aluminum-intensive framework, the 2019 Lincoln Navigator Hybrid is nearly 200 pounds lighter than the current auto.
Interior Features of the 2019 Lincoln Navigator Hybrid
Inside, expect the incoming Navigator Hybrid to carry over the same form. All surfaces will receive top quality materials, and occupants will get plenty of space that will fit all their cargo. All 2019 Lincoln Navigator Hybrid variants will get equipped with leather upholstery, three-zone automatic climate control, power-folding middle and rear seats, and power front seats and also pedals.
Also, all variants will feature a 10-inch touchscreen system which supports Sync 3 infotainment, voice control, navigation and 14 speakers among others. Highly-loaded trims get larger 22-inch wheels, 24-way power front seats, and advanced leather upholstery. These variants will also receive unique trim accents both inside and outside, along with upgraded safety systems.
2019 Lincoln Navigator Hybrid – Powertrain Specifications
The newest Lincoln Navigator Hybrid will get a 3.5L twin-turbocharged V6 engine under the hood paired with an electric motor. The supposed power combo also includes a ten-speed automatic gearbox system, which helps in providing excellent towing capacity and performance.
The model offers adaptive suspension dampers, and rear-wheel drive comes as standard. Our reports suggest that will receive the transmission with an integrated electric motor as well as a belt-starter generator.
The system would offer low-speed all-electric drive with regenerative braking providing improved efficiency. Furthermore, the 2019 Lincoln Navigator Hybrid is expected to convey a better fuel efficiency than standard non-hybrid models.
2019 Lincoln Navigator Hybrid – Debut and Cost
The Lincoln Navigator Hybrid is said to hit the global dealerships in late 2018 or early 2019. Its price would commence at approximately $74,000, meaning that it will likely have the same value as the Cadillac Escalade.