An updated Linkoln MKX changed its name to Nautilus (part 2)

January 5, 2018 at 12:48

Nautilus interior is similar to the MKX saloon but with a set of improvements. There is a new multi-functional steering wheel with three spokes, digital instrument panel with a 12.3-inch display, advanced Sync 3 multimedia (Apple CarPlay and Android Auto) with the ability to connect the Lincoln Way application. In addition, the American crossover will please owners of the excellent first-row Ultra Comfort seats with 22 comfort personalization functions (electric drive, heating, ventilation and massage), ReveL audio systems with 13 or 19 speakers, adaptive cruise control, genuine leather or Alcantara leather finishing.
2018 Nautilus SUV is based on the same Ford Edge platform, like its MKX predecessor. It means that completely independent architecture of the front and rear suspensions, disc brakes in a circle, electric power steering, front-wheel drive or four-wheel drive are also included.
Under the hood of the novelty there are located two EcoBoost gasoline engines. The new 2.0 EcoBoost engine replaced the old 3.7 Ti-VCT V6 (307 hp 377 Nm) atmospheric engine, used for Lincoln MKX version, and the new 8-speed automatic transmission replaced the 6 SelectShift one. The basic motor is a 2.0 four-cylinder EcoBoost (248 hp and 366 Nm output) paired with 8-step automatic transmission. More powerful 2.7 EcoBoost V6 generates 340 horses and 515 Nm and works with 8 automatics.

An updated Linkoln MKX changed its name to Nautilus (part 1)

January 5, 2018 at 12:45

New crossovers in 2018-2019 model years are presented by Lincoln Nautilus, debuting at the beginning of December 2017 at an auto show in Los Angeles and preparing to enter the US market in the summer of 2018. The Lincoln Nautilus crossover is planned to be sold in North America (USA and Canada) and China, where the novelty will try to compete with such grandees of the SUV class such as Acura RDX, Audi Q5, BMW X3, Cadillac XT5, Lexus RX, Mercedes GLC and Volvo XC60. The price of the new Lincoln Nautilus crossover will make 40,000 dollars for the standard model equipped by 2.0 EcoBoost petrol Turbo engine.

The new Lincoln Nautilus of 2018-2019 model years pic

The new Lincoln Nautilus of 2018-2019 model years pic