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2021 BMW X7 vs. 2020 Lincoln Aviator Review

New 2021 BMW X7

2021 BMW
X7

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New 2020 Lincoln Aviator

2020 Lincoln
Aviator

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MSRP*
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$74,900 to $99,800
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$51,100 to $87,800
Invoice* $70,155 to $93,315 $48,801 to $82,210
MPG - City 15 - 19 17 - 18
MPG - Hwy 21 - 24 24 - 26
Engine(s) Inline-6, V-8 V-6
Seating Capacity 7 6 - 7
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested *****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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
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.

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 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.

Dimensions
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.

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

Performance
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.

Utility
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.

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