Lincoln’s Aviator luxury SUV makes its return as a stylish plug-in hybrid

Lincoln believes the future is all about SUVs. So it’s reviving the Aviator name (previously used for a rebadged Ford Explorer) for the first of two new utility vehicles it plans to launch through 2020. The new Lincoln Aviator debuts in preproduction form at this week’s 2018 New York Auto Show, and goes on sale

Hot News Lincoln Aviator Concept

Hot News Lincoln Aviator Concept

Lincoln brings back the Aviator name on a new three-row SUV that may owe its name to the past but which telegraphs the future of Lincoln with a plug-in hybrid powertrain and riding on a new rear-wheel-drive platform. Ford’s luxury brand last offered the Aviator from the 2003 to 2005 model years as a body-on-frame