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2022 Land Rover Defender vs. 2021 Lincoln Navigator L Review

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2022 Land Rover
Defender

MSRP*: $47,700 to $112,200
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Picture of the 2021 Lincoln Navigator L

2021 Lincoln
Navigator L

MSRP*: $85,715 to $101,855
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Invoice* $44,838 to $105,468 $80,710 to $95,211
MPG - City 14 - 18 MPG 16 MPG
MPG - Hwy 19 - 22 MPG 20 - 21 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 - 7 seats 8 seats
Cargo Space 58.3 - 78.8 ft3 120.3 ft3
Engine Inline-4, Inline-6, V-8 V-6
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain Four-wheel Four-wheel, Rear-wheel
Horsepower 296 - 518 hp 450 hp
Towing Capacity 7,716 - 8,201 lbs 6,600 - 8,100 lbs
Exterior Length 180.4 - 197.6 in 221.9 in
Exterior Width 79.1 in 79.9 in
Leg Room Front 39.0 - 39.1 in
Rear 36.6 - 39.1 in
Front 43.9 in
Rear 42.6 in
Head Room Front 40.6 in
Rear 40.4 in
Front 39.5 in
Rear 37.9 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

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat may find themselves a little more cramped in the Land Rover Defender than the Lincoln Navigator L. The Lincoln Navigator L will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Land Rover Defender.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Land Rover Defender as you will with the Lincoln Navigator L, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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). Clearly, the Land Rover Defender is a better financial choice over the Lincoln Navigator L, when considering MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Land Rover Defender will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Lincoln Navigator L.

Dimensions
The Land Rover Defender is a little narrower than the Lincoln Navigator L, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. If you go with the Land Rover Defender, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Lincoln Navigator L.

Handling
The Land Rover Defender has a smaller turning radius than the Lincoln Navigator L, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Land Rover Defender, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Lincoln Navigator L. The Land Rover Defender has a little less horsepower than the Lincoln Navigator L.

Powertrain
The Land Rover Defender has much lower torque than the Lincoln Navigator L, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
The Land Rover Defender has less seating than the Lincoln Navigator L, making the Lincoln Navigator L the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Land Rover Defender has significantly less cargo capacity than the Lincoln Navigator L.

Warranty
The Land Rover Defender comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lincoln Navigator L.