Like Ford, Lincoln is slowly leaving the sedan market to focus entirely on SUVs. With the Corsair, Aviator and Navigator revamped, it’s time to see the update for the Lincoln Nautilus 2021, which comes to our country with few external changes and a total reconstruction of the interior. Here we tell you its characteristics and prices in Mexico.
The Nautilus became the successor to the MKX in 2019, although as such it was not a generational change, but a profound facelift. The 2021 renewal comes with a second load of new features, without major tweaks to the exterior design – the fascia and skulls are slightly changed – but with a completely new cabin.
The Nautilus 2021 receives the new style of the brand, with an interior design where horizontal lines dominate. Touchscreen is now 13.2 inches —The largest of any model of the brand— and incorporates SYNC 4 infotainment, with voice commands and wireless compatibility with Apple CarPlay and Apple CarPlay. The sound system is provided by Revel by HARMAN and consists of 13 speakers.
The range of the Lincoln Nautilus 2021 on Mexico It is made up of two versions, both called Reserve, but with different engines. Both include heated and ventilated front seats, navigation, Phone As A Key system for unlocking the doors with the phone, side mirrors with memory (anti-glare on the driver’s side) and wood inserts. The more powerful version has more electrical adjustments for the seat and massage function.
Like a good Lincoln, the offer of driving assistance it is very extensive. The Nautilus 2021 includes as standard blind spot monitor, cross traffic alert, automatic high beam on and off, cruise control with stop & go function and lane adjustment, autonomous emergency brake with pedestrian detection, maneuver assistant evasion, 360º vision camera and automated parking assistant.
As to engines, is available with a turbocharger of 2.0 liters, which generates 250 hp and 280 lb.-ft., and employs a front-wheel drive system. As a more powerful alternative there is a V6 turbo 2.7 liters, which raises its power to 335 hp and 380 lb-ft, and adds all-wheel drive. Both have an eight-speed automatic transmission and adaptive suspension.
The 2021 Lincoln Nautilus prices in Mexico They start from 1,118,000 pesos. Its main competitors include the Cadillac XT5, Audi Q5, BMW X3 and Mercedes-Benz GLC.
2021 Lincoln Nautilus prices in Mexico
Nautilus Reserve 2.0 FWD
Nautilus Reserve 2.7 AWD
Nautilus Reserve 2.7 AWD Monochrome
The news The Lincoln Nautilus 2021 is already in Mexico: high-end interior for a luxury SUV was originally published in Motorpasión Mexico by Gerardo García.