Luxury SUV with 3rd Row

Are you a larger, South Dakota family that demands the very best? Then you are most likely shopping for a luxury SUV with a 3rd row. If this sounds like you, Vern Eide Lincoln in Mitchell is here to help with elegant and spacious three-row options to haul both kids and cargo in style. While every model in the Lincoln SUV lineup makes for a great family vehicle, the 2021 Aviator and 2021 Navigator feature three-row interiors that are perfect for South Dakota's bigger (or growing) families. If you're hoping to buy a luxury SUV with 3rd-row capabilities, scroll down to learn more about the Lincoln Aviator and Lincoln Navigator.

 

Lincoln 3rd Row SUVs at a Glance

South Dakota has questions about three-row luxury SUVs and our dealership has answers.

Which 3rd row SUV has the most room?

With larger overall dimensions, the 2021 Navigator features more passenger seating than the 2021 Aviator, as well as more 3rd-row head room, hip room, shoulder room, and legroom

What is the most reliable 3rd row luxury SUV?

Although our staff here at Vern Eide Lincoln in Mitchell might be playing favorites with this answer, it’s hard to deny the reliability of Lincoln’s 3rd row SUVs. Both the 2021 Aviator and 2021 Navigator earned a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), while Aviator also earned a 2021 IIHS Top Safety Pick from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Additionally, both of these SUVs come available with either Intelligent All-Wheel Drive (AWD) or 4x4 Four-Wheel Drive, as well as Co-Pilot 360™ driver-assist technologies for maximum confidence behind the wheel.

 

Which luxury SUV has the best 3rd row seating?

This answer may be a little complicated, as it’s not so much about which SUV is better, but which SUV is better equipped to meet your current vehicle needs. While both the 2021 Aviator and 2021 Navigator are remarkably spacious and versatile thanks to the PowerFold® 3rd row, the Lincoln Navigator will provide more room.

2021 Lincoln Navigator Interior

Inside the cabin of the 2021 Navigator, every surface, space, and accessory has been optimized to deliver an immense level of comfort—not to mention best-in-class* second-row leg room when the second row is in its full rearward position. One-touch tilt-and-slide PowerFold® second-row seats and a power-reclining PowerFold 3rd row offer an enjoyable level of comfort and space for all. Furthermore, on 2021 Navigator Reserve models, South Dakota can customize their second-row experience by choosing between a center console, passthrough, or bench seat design.

Lincoln Navigator Interior Dimensions

With a seating capacity of up to eight passengers and a cargo volume of 19.3 cubic feet behind the 3rd row, refer to the measurements listed below for 2021 Navigator interior dimensions.

Lincoln Navigator
Head Room

  • 1st Row Head Room: 41.8 inches
  • 2nd Row Head Room: 40.0 inches
  • 3rd Row Head Room: 37.3 inches

Lincoln Navigator
Shoulder Room

  • 1st Row Shoulder Room: 65.2 inches
  • 2nd Row Shoulder Room: 65.1 inches
  • 3rd Row Shoulder Room: 64.2 inches

Lincoln Navigator
Leg Room

  • 1st Row Leg Room: 43.9 inches
  • 2nd Row Leg Room: 41.1 inches
  • 3rd Row Leg Room: 36.1 inches

2021 Lincoln Aviator Interior

 

One of the most valuable luxuries in life is time. That’s why Lincoln has gone to great lengths to ensure the time South Dakota spends inside the 2021 Aviator is equally as relaxing as it is thrilling. Comfort comes in the form of Lincoln Soft Touch Seats, standard heated front seating, available heated second-row seating, and Active Noise Control which captures, analyzes, and cancels sound within the cabin for a whisper-quiet interior. Meanwhile, convenience comes courtesy of a Second-Row 35/30/35 Bench Seat with Power Tip-And-Slide Release and a Third-Row 50/50 PowerFold® Split-Bench Seat.

Lincoln Aviator Interior Dimensions

With a seating capacity of up to seven passengers and a cargo volume of 18.3 cubic feet behind the 3rd row, refer to the measurements listed below for 2021 Aviator interior dimensions.

Lincoln Aviator
Head Room

  • 1st Row Head Room: 41.5 inches
  • 2nd Row Head Room: 39.7 inches
  • 3rd Row Head Room: 36.9 inches

Lincoln Aviator
Shoulder Room

  • 1st Row Shoulder Room: 61.5 inches
  • 2nd Row Shoulder Room: 61.3 inches
  • 3rd Row Shoulder Room: 54.0 inches

Lincoln Aviator
Leg Room

  • 1st Row Leg Room: 43.0 inches
  • 2nd Row Leg Room: 40.1 inches
  • 3rd Row Leg Room: 29.2 inches

Find Your New Luxury 3rd Row SUV

If you’re trying to find a new luxury SUV with 3rd row capabilities in Mitchell, SD, simply use the inventory filters on this page to focus your search by model, color, features, and more.