2023 Audi Q8 vs. 2023 Lincoln Aviator Review

Picture of the 2023 Audi Q8

2023 Audi
Q8

MSRP*: $72,800
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Picture of the 2023 Lincoln Aviator

2023 Lincoln
Aviator

MSRP*: $53,340 to $90,280
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MPG - City 18 MPG 17 - 18 MPG
MPG - Hwy 23 MPG 24 - 26 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 6 - 7 seats
Cargo Space 60.7 ft3 77.7 ft3
Engine
  • 335-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline/Mild Electric Hybrid)
  • 400-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 494-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Plug-In Electric/Gas)
Transmission Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 335 hp 400 - 494 hp
Towing Capacity Info not available 5,600 - 6,700 lbs
Exterior Length 196.6 in 199.3 in
Exterior Width 78.5 in 82.3 in
Leg Room Front 41.6 in
Rear 40.2 in
Front 43.0 in
Rear 40.1 in
Head Room Front 37.1 in
Rear 38.1 in
Front 40.2 - 41.5 in
Rear 38.4 - 39.7 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Audi Q8 offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Lincoln Aviator, with comparable head- and legroom. The Lincoln Aviator will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Audi Q8.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Audi Q8 is somewhat more expensive than the Lincoln Aviator.

Dimensions
Since the Audi Q8 is much slimmer than the Lincoln Aviator, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. When looking at overall length, the Audi Q8 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Lincoln Aviator.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Audi Q8 has a lot less horsepower than the Lincoln Aviator.

Powertrain
The Audi Q8 has much lower torque than the Lincoln Aviator, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
The Audi Q8 has less seating than the Lincoln Aviator, making the Lincoln Aviator the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Audi Q8 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Lincoln Aviator.