2019 Lincoln Nautilus vs. Its Competition

2019 Lincoln Nautilus
Martin Padgett Martin Padgett Editorial Director

The other American entry in this premium crossover market, the 2018 Cadillac XT5 boasts a more aggressive styling character.

With unparalleled levels of tech in this class, the 2018 Audi Q5 is as advanced as crossovers can get.

Turbocharged power and sublime driving dynamics are still trump cards for the 2018 BMW X3.

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC Class has the finest cabin in this segment, and by a huge margin.

The standard for competence, comfort, quality, and refinement, the 2018 Lexus RX is possibly the best all-arounder in this class.

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Quick Specs
6.6
It's still a Lincoln MKX (so it's still a Ford Edge), but the 2019 Lincoln Nautilus manages to improve in the most important ways, with more style and technology.
7.0
It’s easy to see why buyers increasingly pick luxury compact crossovers like the 2019 Audi Q5; it’s comfortable and quick with plenty of room.
7.0
The 2019 BMW X3 is a versatile compact crossover that delivers on rising expectations.
5.8
The 2019 Cadillac XT5 is a solid, if forgettable, crossover. Consider the Caddy’s myriad rivals, too.
6.8
The 2019 Lexus RX remains the luxury crossover SUV sales standard for its design, comfort, and features.
7.2
The 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class uses a plush ride and a lush cabin to captivate crossover crowds—and trumps it all with the AMG card.
MSRP From     
$40,340$42,950$41,000$41,695$43,570$40,700
Gas Mileage     
20 MPG City / 26 MPG Hwy22 MPG City / 27 MPG Hwy20 MPG City / 30 MPG Hwy18 MPG City / 26 MPG Hwy18 MPG City / 28 MPG Hwy16 MPG City / 27 MPG Hwy
Engine     
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4Gas V6Regular Unleaded V-6Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
EPA Class     
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WDSmall Sport Utility Vehicles 4WDSmall Sport Utility Vehicles 2WDSport Utility VehiclesSmall Sport Utility Vehicles 2WDSmall Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD
Style Name     
FWD2.0 TFSI PremiumsDrive30i Sports Activity VehicleFWD 4-DoorRX 350 FWDGLC 300 SUV
Drivetrain     
Front Wheel DriveAll Wheel DriveRear Wheel DriveFront Wheel DriveFront Wheel DriveRear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity     
555555
Passenger Doors     
N/AN/AN/A4N/AN/A
Body Style     
Sport Utilityquattro Sport UtilitySports Activity VehicleSport Utility VehicleSport UtilitySport Utility
Transmission     
Automatic w/ODAuto-Shift Manual w/ODAutomatic w/ODAutomaticAutomatic w/ODAutomatic w/OD
Detailed Spec Comparison
 2019 Lincoln Nautilus vs. 2019 Audi Q52019 Lincoln Nautilus vs. 2019 BMW X32019 Lincoln Nautilus vs. 2019 Cadillac XT52019 Lincoln Nautilus vs. 2019 Lexus RX2019 Lincoln Nautilus vs. 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC Class