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2020 Ford Expedition Max vs. 2020 Lincoln Aviator Review

New 2020 Ford Expedition Max

2020 Ford
Expedition Max

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New 2020 Lincoln Aviator

2020 Lincoln
Aviator

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MSRP*
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$55,835 to $80,110
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$51,100 to $87,800
Invoice* $53,602 to $76,699 $48,801 to $82,210
MPG - City 16 - 17 17 - 18
MPG - Hwy 21 - 23 24 - 26
Engine(s) V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 7 - 8 6 - 7
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** *****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**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
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Expedition Max than in the Lincoln Aviator. The Ford Expedition Max will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Lincoln Aviator.

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). Whether you pick the Ford Expedition Max or the Lincoln Aviator, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Ford Expedition Max is much higher than that for the Lincoln Aviator.

Dimensions
Since the Ford Expedition Max is much slimmer than the Lincoln Aviator, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Ford Expedition Max, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Lincoln Aviator.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Ford Expedition Max transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Lincoln Aviator.

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

Utility
The Ford Expedition Max offers greater seating capacity than the Lincoln Aviator, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With the Ford Expedition Max, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Lincoln Aviator.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Ford Expedition Max is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Lincoln Aviator.