In comparing the 2021 Ford Edge's and the 2021 Lincoln Nautilus's specifications and ratings, the 2021 Ford Edge has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for used cars, and fuel efficiency, resale value and interior volume. The 2021 Ford Edge and 2021 Lincoln Nautilus have the same base engine power. Based on this comparison of the 2021 Ford Edge's and the 2021 Lincoln Nautilus's specifications and ratings, the 2021 Ford Edge is a better car than the 2021 Lincoln Nautilus.
2021 Ford Edge vs. 2021 Lincoln Nautilus Pricing
A used 2021 Ford Edge ranges from $22,741 to $36,954 while a used 2021 Lincoln Nautilus is priced between $32,547 to $51,787.
2021 Ford Edge vs. 2021 Lincoln Nautilus Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2021 Ford Edge loses 48.9 percent of its value and the 2021 Lincoln Nautilus loses 55.7 percent of its value. This means the 2021 Ford Edge retains 6.8 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2021 Lincoln Nautilus.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the base engine of both the 2021 Ford Edge and the 2021 Lincoln Nautilus makes 250 horsepower. The Edge is rated to deliver an average of 24 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 534 miles. The Nautilus is rated to deliver an average of 23 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 478 miles. This gives the 2021 Ford Edge the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the 2021 Lincoln Nautilus. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are crossover/midsize SUVs, the 2021 Ford Edge has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The 2021 Lincoln Nautilus has the advantage in the area of front leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the 2021 Ford Edge and the 2021 Lincoln Nautilus have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.