FordTransit

Ford Transit

As a segment, fullsize vans are stealth-fighter invisible on most consumers' radar. Visit a dealership for any of the four brands that offer them and you'll be lucky to find even one on display. These are commercial vehicles primarily, even more so than pickup trucks. Vans are the shuttles for…


New Ford EcoBlue turbodiesel engine debuts amid diesel woes

Ford says this one's clean, though.

The new diesel engine could eventually see use in US-market Transit vans.
Ford recalls 37k Transit vans for side curtain airbags

The side curtain airbags may have been incorrectly packed in certain 2015-16 Ford Transit vans, prompting a recall of 37,066 examples.
Norway now wants to turn oil profits into bicycle highways

Norway's plan is ambitious and expensive.

Norway is planning to build 10 bicycle 'super cycleways' that will serve nine cities. They will cost nearly $1 billion.

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2016 Ford Transit
/ 10 miles / CA
2016 Ford Transit
/ 10 miles / CA
2016 Ford Transit
/ 10 miles / CA
Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and Ford Transit can haul on the track

Line up any two comparable vehicles, and eople are going to want to race them. Need proof? In its latest track battle, Auto Express wants to know which commercial vehicle can lap a circuit faster – a Ford Transit or Mercedes-Benz Sprinter. Let's face it, neither of these European vans were ever meant to be near the track unless they are delivering a racecar and a ton of parts for a fun weekend, but it's massively fun to watch them give it a go anyway.
2015 Ford Transit First Drive
Ford's new Transit range is finally here to take up the Econoline's baton in the full-size commercial van market. We take the new model for a first drive road test.
Ford recalls 37k Transit vans for side curtain airbags

The side curtain airbags may have been incorrectly packed in certain 2015-16 Ford Transit vans, prompting a recall of 37,066 examples.
Ford recalls 50k Transit vans to fix rear seatbelt buckles

A problem with the rear seatbelts in some examples of the 2015-16 Transit van has prompted Ford and the NHTSA to issue a recall for 48,990 vehicles in the United States.
Ford recalls 200K Escape, Transit Connect models over instrument panel

Ford is recalling a total of 203,494 vehicles in North America in two campaigns. One of them covers an issue with the instruments in the Escape and Transit. The other is a small labeling issue for the Transit.