(5.0) 13 reviews
MSRP: $3,847$10,983
Body Style: Sport Utility
Combined MPG: 15
Engine: 302-hp, 4.6-liter V-8 (premium)
Drivetrain: 4x2
Seats: 6-7
2005 Lincoln Aviator

Our Take on the 2005 Lincoln Aviator

Our Take

After five years of offering a single sport utility vehicle, the full-size Navigator, Lincoln added a smaller SUV to its 2003-model-year lineup. Related to the midsize Ford Explorer and Mercury Mountaineer, the Aviator bears a distinct resemblance to the Navigator. For 2005, the Aviator lineup ha... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Price
  • Trucklike feel
  • Fuel economy

Notable Features

  • 302-hp V-8
  • Three rows of seats
  • AdvanceTrac electronic stability system
  • Roll Stability Control
  • Side-curtain airbags


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 13 reviews

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This is the first vehicle I have owned for longer

by Lincoln Lover from Midwest on April 26, 2010

I have a habit of trading every 1-2 years. I have owned this truck since 2004 and see nothing on the market that would entise me to trade her in. She is perfect in every way. I have no ideal why Lincl... Read Full Review

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Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


Great news! There are currently no known recalls on 2005 Lincoln Aviator.

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