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LINCOLN Aviator Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 2
First production year: 2002
Engines: Gasoline, Hybrid gasoline
Body style: SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle)
 

2019 - Present

Lincoln first offered the Aviator nameplate on a large three-row SUV back in the early 2000s, but the model's lack of success saw it being taken out of production after less than four years on the market. More than a decade later, Lincoln realized that it's so infatuated with the Aviator moniker that it developed a brand new SUV to wear it once more. Just like its predecessor, the all-...

full description and technical specifications
gasoline engines:

  LINCOLN Aviator 3.0L V6 10AT (400 HP)

  LINCOLN Aviator 3.0L V6 10AT AWD (400 HP)

hybrid gasoline engines:

  LINCOLN Aviator 3.0L V6 PHEV 10 AT (494 HP)

2002 - 2005

Ford decided to try its luck in the mid-size segment of the premium SUVs and launched the Lincoln Aviator in 2002 as a 2003 model year, based on the same platform as the Ford Explorer. The world had enough MPVs of all sizes, and people asked for something just as good as carrying people as protecting them. While a minivan didn't look so trustworthy in terms of safety, even though they we...

full description and technical specifications
gasoline engines:

  LINCOLN AVIATOR 4.6L V8 5AT (302 HP)

  LINCOLN AVIATOR 4.6L V8 5AT AWD (302 HP)