SANTA BARBARA, CA – Invite journalists to test drive the new Lincoln Navigator on narrow, twisty roads in the hills of Southern California? That usually wouldn’t be the intuitive choice to show off the capabilities of a huge SUV that weighs almost 6,000 lbs. (2,718 kg) in full dress. But Ford Motor Co.’s Lincoln Mercury Div. is trying to make a point: Major steering and suspension improvements make the new Navigator handle like a much smaller, more nimble vehicle. Lincoln ...
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