Driving Experience in the 2020 Infiniti QX80 near New Orleans LA vs the 2020 Lincoln Aviator

If you’re in the market for a new vehicle, you can’t go wrong with an SUV like the 2020 Infiniti QX80 near New Orleans LA. Spacious and ready to go anywhere, you’ll be able to pack everyone in the vehicle and head anywhere with a moment’s notice. If you’re considering the Infiniti QX80, be sure to check out the 2020 Lincoln Aviator well. Though these are both outstanding vehicles, only one can provide the better driving experience.  

  

Driving in the City and Through the Country

The 2020 Lincoln Aviator near New Orleans LA features a twin-turbocharged 3.0L V6 engine along with stop-start technology, a 10-speed automatic transmission, 4-wheel disc anti-lock brakes, an electric parking brake, and hill start assist. It also features a remote start, heated, adjustable exterior mirrors, and plenty more to make driving fun and comfortable. It is offered in several different trim levels, including a hybrid version.

The Infiniti features a V8 engine, which offers plenty of horsepower, but only gets a combined gas mileage of 17 miles per gallon. Rear-wheel drive is standard, though there is an upgraded all-wheel drive option available. Towing capacity should not exceed 8,500 pounds on any trim level. In this category, the Lincoln Aviator comes out ahead with more features and better gas mileage.

 

Luxury Comfort and Convenience Features

The 2020 Infiniti QX80 near New Orleans LA features a seating capacity of 7 to 8, depending on whether captain’s chairs or a bench seat is features in the second row. It does have a quiet cabin and is expected to include the new InTouch system with a larger screen and Apple CarPlay. Currently, the vehicle does not offer Android Auto, however the infotainment system has been redesigned for the 2020 Infiniti and may also now include Android Auto.

The Lincoln Aviator features an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power windows with one-touch up and down, intelligent access with push-button start, smart-charging USB ports, and automatic high beams. It also features a 5.8-inch second row LCD touchscreen climate control, personal profiles, AppLink, the Lincoln Premium Audio system, and a voice-activated touchscreen navigation system. The navigation system features pinch-to-zoom capabilities as well as Sirius XM traffic and travel link. It also features Lincoln Connect with a 4G embedded modem and Wi-Fi hotspot capability. Unlike the Infiniti, the Lincoln Aviator includes both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto in addition to Waze access straight from the infotainment screen.

Again, the Lincoln Aviator wins with more features than the Infiniti.

 

How These Vehicles Keep You Safer on the Road

Safety is a top concern today for most drivers, and these vehicles offer advanced safety features that will satisfy any driver. The Lincoln Aviator features blind spot detection with cross-traffic alert, the MyKey system with owner controls, keyless entry, and a personal safety system. It also features pre-collision assistance with automatic emergency braking, pedestrian detection, and a forward collision warning. The lane-keeping system features a lane-keeping alert, lane-keeping assist, and a driver alert. The Lincoln Aviator also features a rearview camera to make backing up easier.

The 2020 Infiniti QX80 near New Orleans LA features turn signal mirrors, a remote anti-theft alarm system, a pre-collision safety system, emergency braking preparation, and dusk sensing headlamps. It also features self-leveling headlights, blind spot detection, and lane departure warnings to help avoid accidents.

Though the Infiniti does have some safety features, the safety features in the Lincoln Aviator are far more advanced and comprehensive than those in the Infiniti.

If you’re looking for more space without foregoing the luxury driving feel, the Lincoln Aviator is the clear winner. With advanced safety features, plenty of convenience features, and everything you need for in-town and cross-country trips, you’re going to love driving it. Visit our Lincoln dealership near New Orleans LA today to take the Lincoln Aviator on a test drive. You’ll wonder how you’ve driven so long without one.