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Comparo

New X7 vs GLS, Q7, XC90, Discovery, Navigator and new X5

New X7 vs GLS, Q7, XC90, Discovery, Navigator and new X5.

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An extra 150 horsepower to drive the luxe for $19,950

An extra 150 horsepower to drive the luxe for $19,950.

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Second price hike this year for luxury brand's hot-selling SUV

Second price hike this year for luxury brand's hot-selling SUV.

Second Drive

As mobile office or living room, the Black Label is a long-haul specialist

As mobile office or mobile living room, the Black Label is a long-haul specialist.

Featured

A rugged American success and a techy Japanese disappointment

We take a close look at the sales numbers and pick out the biggest successes and disappointments of April 2018. Here are the highlights and lowlights.

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War of the luxury behemoth SUVs

Cadillac is once again defending its full-size luxury Escalade SUV from assault by the hot-selling Lincoln Navigator, offering $10,000 discounts to some current customers to keep them from switching brands.

Official

The vehicles could roll when put into park

Ford is issuing two separate safety recalls to fix mechanical issues affecting control of the transmissions on certain 2017 and 2018 models. The automaker says it's aware of one reported accident with an injury related to the the first and largest recall.

Official

Twin-turbo Lincoln SUV goes from 0-60 mph in 4.8 seconds

Texas tuner John Hennessey wants to steer the 2018 Lincoln Navigator into some serious performance SUV territory, presently dominated by the Mercedes-Benz G-Class and Range Rover SVR. Upping the power of Lincoln's range-topping sport-utility, from 450 horsepower to an even 600 hp, is enough to hustle the Navigator from 0-60 mph in 4.8 seconds and run the quarter mile in 12.9 seconds at 107 mph.

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Tennis star joins Matthew McConaughey as celebrity endorsers.

Tennis star joins Matthew McConaughey as celebrity endorsers.

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$25 million more invested to crank out the full-size SUVs in high demand

A $25 million investment adds to $900 million already announced to meet demand for the hot-selling full-size SUVs.

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We'll keep this list updated as we keep driving new models.

If you have a large family, lots of cargo to haul, or big stuff to tow, you might need a fullsize SUV. These are our favorite large utility vehicles.

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Automatic transmissions shift unexpectedly to first gear

F-150s, Navigators, Expeditions and Mustangs are affected.

Video

Apparently the steering wheel is a good drum.

And that's about all it says about the Navigator.

Comparo

2018 Navigator vs Cadillac Escalade, Lexus LX 570, Infiniti QX80 and Mercedes GLS 450

There's an awful lot highlighted in the Navigator column

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Pre-emptive maneuvering in a lucrative segment.

The 2018 Navigator starts at $72,055, compared to $73,995 for the Escalade.

Rumormill

Aviator, Cosmopolitan, Zephyr and Blackwood are among past names

With the return of Continental and the emergence of the all-new 2018 Navigator as the defacto Lincoln flagship, it doesn't take a cryptographer to read the writing on the wall: Lincoln is re-embracing proper model names. During the 2018 Lincoln Navigator first drive press launch, Lincoln group vice president (and now also Ford's chief marketing officer) Kumar Galhotra confirmed that the switch to Continental from what had been the MKS in Lincoln's lineup has indeed been a positive one as increa

First Drive

The old-school Navigator is now the brand's most competitive model.

Luxury by Lincoln, power by Raptor.

New York

Same aluminum construction, but more horses than its Expedition twin.

The luxury Expedition has arrived.

Featured

We think the Navigator concept was closer to production than we realized.

Recalls

Transmissions could mysteriously shift into first on certain 2011 and 2012 models.

Ford will recall certain Mustang, F-150, Expedition, and Lincoln Navigator models from 2011 and 2012 because the gearbox can suddenly shift into first gear. There are three accidents linked to the problem but no injuries.

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