2021 Lincoln Nautilus vs BMW X5 Comparison

The all-new 2021 Lincoln Nautilus is a midsize, two-row luxury SUV with a thoroughly upgraded interior, decent fuel economy and a powerful performance. Lincoln drivers and shoppers near Dearborn, MI, can expect comfortable and roomy seating for up to five passengers in the new Lincoln Nautilus model as well as a high-performance due to the available 2.7L V6 twin-turbocharged engine.

In comparison, the new BMW X5 has a Twin-Power Turbo engine and EPA-estimated 21 city and 26 highway mpg—the same fuel economy as the Lincoln, actually. While the BMW has plenty of power and great handling, as well as BMW driving technology, the Lincoln Nautilus provides Lincoln-exclusive tech as well, including the standard Lincoln Co-Pilot360™ safety suite and Lincoln Connect™ with the Lincoln Way™ App. With Ultra Comfort 22-way front seats with Active Motion, natural wood accents and trim and much more, the 2021 Lincoln Nautilus is guaranteed to be a promising and reliable choice.

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2021 Lincoln Nautilus Vs BMW X5 Performance

As a midsize luxury SUV, the all-new 2021 Lincoln Nautilus has a notable performance, including great fuel economy and a powerful turbocharged engine. Lincoln drivers near Dearborn, MI, will discover the Lincoln Nautilus comes equipped with a 250-hp turbocharged 2.0L I-4 engine with direct injection, but customers can also opt for the 2.7L V6 twin-turbocharged engine that gets 335 hp and 380 lb-ft of torque.

In comparison, the 2021 BMW X5 is powered by a 3.0L inline 6-cylinder BMW Twin-Power Turbo engine and achieves an EPA-estimated 21 city and 26 highway mpg rating. The 2021 Lincoln Nautilus gets an EPA-estimated 21 city and 26 highway mpg rating as well and offers the optional Intelligent All-Wheel-Drive system that guarantees more control and confidence wherever you’re headed.

2021 Lincoln Nautilus
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • xDrive45e
  • 3.0L inline 6-cylinder BMW Twin-Power Turbo engine
  • Up to 523 hp
  • EPA-estimated 21 city and 26 highway mpg
2021 BMW X5
  • EPA-estimated 21 city and 27 highway mpg
  • Towing capacity of 1,000 lbs
  • Up to 310 hp and 271 lb-ft of torque
  • Available 3.6L V6 engine
  • Available All-Wheel Drive
  • Active Fuel Management
  • Driver Mode Selector
  • 9-speed Electronic Precision Shift
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2021 Lincoln Nautilus Vs BMW X5 Technology Features

In terms of technology, the all-new 2021 Lincoln Nautilus comes equipped with all of the latest Lincoln-exclusive features as well as essential smartphone accessibility, in-vehicle Wi-Fi and an outstanding Revel Ultima Audio System that comes with 19 speakers as well as three listening modes—including Stereo, Audience and Onstage. The 2021 BMW X5 offers the latest BMW technology, including the BMW Live Cockpit Professional and the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant that is included in the advanced iDrive 7.0 Operating System.

The Lincoln Nautilus, though, offers the advanced SYNC 4 system with a 13.2-inch LCD touchscreen center stack display as well as Bluetooth compatibility, plus Apple CarPlay and Android Auto™ integration. Lincoln drivers near Dearborn, MI, will find the 2021 Lincoln Nautilus’ exclusive tech—such as Phone As A Key which allows you to access traditional key fob functions via your smartphone—ultimately ensures you won’t find a better experience elsewhere.

2021 Lincoln Nautilus
  • SYNC® 4 system with 13.2-inch LCD touchscreen center stack display
  • Available Connected Built-in Navigation
  • Phone As A Key
  • Lincoln Way™ App
  • Bluetooth® compatibility
  • Lincoln Connect™ with 4G LTE Wi-Fi capability
  • Revel® Ultima Audio System with 19 speakers and three listening modes, including Stereo, Audience and Onstage
2021 BMW X5
  • BMW Live Cockpit Professional
  • Dynamic Digital Instrument Cluster and Central Information Display
  • iDrive 7.0 Operating System
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto™ compatibility
  • BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant

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2021 Lincoln Nautilus Vs BMW X5 Safety Features

Every Lincoln driver near Dearborn, MI, deserves to feel secure and in control on the road, which is why the all-new 2021 Lincoln Nautilus provides standard safety, security and driver-assist technologies that aim to do just that. The Lincoln Nautilus offers the standard Lincoln Co-Pilot360™ safety suite that includes Blind Spot Detection with Cross-Traffic Alert and Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking, a system that helps avoid or lessen the severity of a collision.

While the 2021 BMW X5 offers similar safety systems like Active Driving Assistant, Active Blind Spot Detection, Lane Departure Warning and Active Cruise Control with Stop & Go, the 2021 Lincoln Nautilus uses the most advanced technologies to ensure you are not only safe and secure but confident during every adventure.

2021 Lincoln Nautilus
  • Lincoln Co-Pilot360™ technology
  • Blind Spot Detection with Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop-and-Go and Lane Centering
  • Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking
  • Electric Power-Assisted Steering
  • Intelligent All-Wheel Drive
  • Rear View Camera with Rear Camera Washer
2021 BMW X5
  • Active Driving Assistant
  • Active Blind Spot Detection
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Active Cruise Control with Stop & Go
  • Extended Traffic Jam Assistant
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2021 Lincoln Nautilus Vs BMW X5 Interior

The 2021 Lincoln Nautilus is a midsize, two-row SUV with seating for up to five passengers in a luxury cabin with a dashboard that was inspired by American landscapes and crafted with natural wood accents and rich earth tones. In terms of color schemes, Lincoln drivers near Dearborn, MI, will find the all-new Lincoln Nautilus model offers unique wood trim in either Santos Rosewood or Espresso Ash. The 2021 BMW X5 features high-quality leather seating, an optional third-row with seating for seven as well as up to 72.3 cubic feet of cargo space.

The 2021 Lincoln Nautilus model offers 68.8 cubic feet of max cargo space or up to 37.2 cubic feet in the trunk alone, providing plenty of convenience and space for the family as well as any additional belongings. Combined with exclusive interior features like Lincoln Embrace—which includes ambient lighting with seven distinct colors for every mood—a Panoramic Vista Roof, a frameless auto-dimming rearview mirror and Ultra Comfort 22-way front seats with Active Motion, this Lincoln is a dream.

2021 Lincoln Nautilus
  • Active Noise Control
  • Dashboard crafted with natural wood accents and rich earth tones
  • Ambient lighting with seven colors
  • Ultra Comfort 22-way front seats with Active Motion®
  • Frameless auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Unique wood trim in Santos Rosewood or Espresso Ash
  • Panoramic Vista Roof®
  • Cargo volume of up to 68.8 cubic feet with seat area
2021 BMW X5
  • Up tp 72.3 cubic feet of cargo space
  • Available glass controls
  • Heated front armrests
  • High-quality leather seating
  • Remote Engine Start
  • Panoramic moonroof

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2021 Lincoln Nautilus Vs BMW X5 Exterior

The all-new 2021 Lincoln Nautilus has a distinct exterior design with stylish elements and that luxury Lincoln touch. Lincoln drivers near Dearborn, MI, will be able to enjoy elements like the Lincoln Embrace that provides a warm welcome as you approach the Lincoln Nautilus, including through a Lincoln logo welcome mat that is projected on the ground as well as autofold sideview mirrors. The 2021 BMW X5 features 19-inch V-spoke wheels, a power split tailgate and a panoramic moonroof for convenience and that open-air feel, plus Icon Adaptive Full LED Headlights with Laserlight.

Customers can choose from a number of available wheel options with the 2021 Lincoln Nautilus as well, including various 18-, 20- and 21-inch wheels. With the Monochromatic Package, there are two minimalist color trends—either Asher Gray and Infinite Black—that extend through the body color, badging and grille and 20-inch black aluminum wheels. With all-LED exterior lighting features, the 2021 Lincoln Nautilus always shines bright.

2021 Lincoln Nautilus
  • Full LED multi-projector headlamps
  • Adaptive Dynamic Bending technology
  • Autofold sideview mirrors
  • Exterior lighting with Lincoln logo welcome mat
  • 18-, 20- and 21-inch wheels
  • Monochromatic Package with Asher Gray and Infinite Black
  • Hands-free liftgate
2021 BMW X5
  • 19-inch V-spoke wheels standard
  • Icon Adaptive Full LED Headlights with Laserlight available
  • Power split tailgate
  • Panoramic moonroof
  • 8 exterior paint colors
  • Power-folding, heated side mirrors
  • Satin Aluminum roof rails
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