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2021 Lincoln Navigator vs. 2021 Porsche Cayenne Review

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2021 Lincoln

MSRP*: $76,705 to $98,655
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2021 Porsche

MSRP*: $67,500 to $127,800
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MPG - City 16 MPG 15 - 19 MPG
MPG - Hwy 20 - 22 MPG 19 - 23 MPG
Seating Capacity 8 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 103.4 ft3 59.3 - 60.3 ft3
Engine V-6 V-6, V-8
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain Four-wheel, Rear-wheel All-wheel
Horsepower 450 hp 335 - 541 hp
Towing Capacity 6,200 - 8,300 lbs 7,700 lbs
Exterior Length 210.0 in 193.7 - 194.0 in
Exterior Width 79.9 in 78.1 in
Leg Room Front 43.9 in
Rear 42.6 in
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Head Room Front 41.8 in
Rear 40.0 in
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Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Info not available
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Info not available
Side Crash Rating** ***** Info not available

**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

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

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 Lincoln Navigator is a better financial choice over the Porsche Cayenne, 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. In this case, the Lincoln Navigator will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Porsche Cayenne.

Since the Lincoln Navigator is much wider than the Porsche Cayenne, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Lincoln Navigator, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Porsche Cayenne.

The Lincoln Navigator has a larger turning radius than the Porsche Cayenne, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

In terms of towing capacity, the Porsche Cayenne is clearly the choice over the Lincoln Navigator for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Lincoln Navigator and the Porsche Cayenne.

With somewhat higher torque, the Lincoln Navigator transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Porsche Cayenne.

Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Lincoln Navigator more than the Porsche Cayenne, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. With the Lincoln Navigator, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Porsche Cayenne.

The Lincoln Navigator comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Porsche Cayenne.