When we compare the 2018 INFINITI QX80's and the 2018 Lincoln Navigator's specifications and ratings, the 2018 INFINITI QX80 has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for used cars, and resale value. The 2018 Lincoln Navigator has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency, reliability, interior volume, overall quality score and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the 2018 INFINITI QX80's and the 2018 Lincoln Navigator's specifications and ratings, the 2018 Lincoln Navigator is a better car than the 2018 INFINITI QX80.
2018 INFINITI QX80 vs. 2018 Lincoln Navigator Pricing
A used 2018 INFINITI QX80 ranges from $24,995 to $39,996 while a used 2018 Lincoln Navigator is priced between $33,612 to $54,926.
2018 INFINITI QX80 vs. 2018 Lincoln Navigator Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2018 INFINITI QX80 loses 54.4 percent of its value and the 2018 Lincoln Navigator loses 55.6 percent of its value. This means the 2018 INFINITI QX80 retains 1.2 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2018 Lincoln Navigator.
2018 INFINITI QX80 vs. 2018 Lincoln Navigator Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the INFINITI QX80 is 7.6 out of 10 while the Lincoln Navigator's quality rating is 8.6 out of 10. This results in the INFINITI QX80 being ranked 10 out of 25 Best Luxury Large SUVs and the Lincoln Navigator being ranked 4 out of 25. Out of 24 Best Luxury 7-Seater SUVs, the INFINITI QX80 is ranked 14 and the Lincoln Navigator is ranked 5. The INFINITI QX80 is also ranked 16 out of 32 Best Luxury SUVs with 3 Rows while the Lincoln Navigator is ranked 6 out of 32.
2018 INFINITI QX80 vs. 2018 Lincoln Navigator Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the INFINITI QX80 is 8.0 out of 10. For the Lincoln Navigator the reliability rating is 9.1 out of 10. This gives the Lincoln Navigator an advantage in reliability compared to the INFINITI QX80.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2018 INFINITI QX80’s base engine makes 400 horsepower, and the 2018 Lincoln Navigator base engine makes 450 horsepower. The QX80 is rated to deliver an average of 16 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 520 miles. The Navigator is rated to deliver an average of 19 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 534 miles. This gives the 2018 Lincoln Navigator the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the 2018 INFINITI QX80. The QX80 uses premium unleaded, and the Navigator uses regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are fullsize SUVs, the 2018 Lincoln Navigator has the advantage of offering more front head room, front shoulder room, front leg room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The 2018 INFINITI QX80 and 2018 Lincoln Navigator are comparable in regards to rear head room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, the 2018 Lincoln Navigator has higher safety ratings than the 2018 INFINITI QX80, with an average rating of 5 out of 5 Stars compared to 4 out of 5 Stars.