When we compare the Chevrolet Suburban's and the Lincoln Navigator's specifications and ratings, the Chevrolet Suburban has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing and resale value. The Lincoln Navigator has the advantage in the areas of reliability, overall quality score and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Chevrolet Suburban's and the Lincoln Navigator's specifications and ratings, the Lincoln Navigator is a better car than the Chevrolet Suburban.
Chevrolet Suburban vs. Lincoln Navigator Pricing
For a new model, the Chevrolet Suburban's price is between $63,438 and $92,370, with the Lincoln Navigator priced between $97,453 and $120,286.
Chevrolet Suburban vs. Lincoln Navigator Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Chevrolet Suburban loses 45.6 percent of its value and the Lincoln Navigator loses 55.6 percent of its value. This means the Chevrolet Suburban retains 9.9 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Lincoln Navigator.
Chevrolet Suburban vs. Lincoln Navigator Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Chevrolet Suburban is 8.0 out of 10 while the Lincoln Navigator's quality rating is 8.6 out of 10. This results in the Chevrolet Suburban being ranked 6 out of 10 Best Large SUVs and the Lincoln Navigator being ranked 4 out of 25 Best Luxury Large SUVs.
Chevrolet Suburban vs. Lincoln Navigator Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Chevrolet Suburban is 8.8 out of 10. For the Lincoln Navigator the reliability rating is 9.1 out of 10. This gives the Lincoln Navigator a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Chevrolet Suburban.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Chevrolet Suburban’s base engine makes 355 horsepower, and the Lincoln Navigator base engine makes 440 horsepower.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, the Lincoln Navigator has higher safety ratings than the Chevrolet Suburban, with an average rating of 5 out of 5 Stars compared to 4 out of 5 Stars.