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2021 BMW X7 vs. 2022 Lincoln Aviator Review

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2021 BMW

MSRP*: $74,900 to $99,800
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2022 Lincoln

MSRP*: $51,465 to $87,905
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Invoice* $70,155 to $93,315 $49,149 to $82,307
MPG - City 15 - 19 MPG 17 - 18 MPG
MPG - Hwy 21 - 24 MPG 24 - 26 MPG
Seating Capacity 7 seats 6 - 7 seats
Cargo Space 90.4 ft3 77.7 ft3
Engine Inline-6, V-8 V-6
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel All-wheel, Rear-wheel
Horsepower 335 - 523 hp 400 hp
Towing Capacity 7,500 lbs 5,600 - 6,700 lbs
Exterior Length 203.3 in 199.3 in
Exterior Width 78.7 in 82.3 in
Leg Room Front 39.8 in
Rear 37.6 in
Front 43.0 in
Rear 40.1 in
Head Room Front 41.9 in
Rear 39.9 in
Front 40.2 - 41.5 in
Rear 38.4 - 39.7 in
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*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

Passengers in the back seat may find themselves a little more cramped in the BMW X7 than the Lincoln Aviator. The Lincoln Aviator offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the BMW X7, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

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 BMW X7 is somewhat more expensive than the Lincoln Aviator. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The BMW X7 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Lincoln Aviator.

Since the BMW X7 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 BMW X7 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Lincoln Aviator.

When considering towing capacity, the BMW X7 is clearly the choice over the Lincoln Aviator for pulling heavy loads. The BMW X7 has a little less horsepower than the Lincoln Aviator.

The BMW X7 has much lower torque than the Lincoln Aviator, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the BMW X7 and the Lincoln Aviator. The BMW X7 has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Lincoln Aviator.

The BMW X7 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lincoln Aviator.