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Ford's unsold inventory stretches up to 162 days on the Continental

The shutdowns will affect 15,000 people.

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Production begins in 2019.

20 PHEV vans will take part in the year-long trial.

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Spy Shots

Don't be surprised if it looks more like a mini F-150 by the time it's in production.

We're still not sure what's under the hood, but we're happy to speculate.

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The van will go on sale in 2019.

Ford, UK officials will test plug-in hybrid vans in London.

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The automaker will introduce 13 electrified vehicles in the next five years.

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Because everybody's gotta have a hobby, right?

It's safe to say that this guy is the Transit van's biggest fan.

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Getting stuck in regular, workaday rush hour traffic is tedious and frustrating.

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Ford says this one's clean, though.

The new diesel engine could eventually see use in US-market Transit vans.

Recalls

The side curtain airbags may have been incorrectly packed in certain 2015-16 Ford Transit vans, prompting a recall of 37,066 examples.

Recalls

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.

Open Road

Ford's Euro-style van captures tradesmen's hearts this side of the pond.

Ford is kicking butt with its new Transit van. They're everywhere!

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Company Touts Lower CO2, Methane Emissions

Propane conversion company and distributor seeks approval from California Air Resources Board.

Recalls

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.

Ford's 2016 model-year updates for the Transit van include available dual sliding doors and Sync 3 infotainment, while the Transit Connect offers second-row bucket seats and a flex-fuel capable engine.

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After testing for its 10 Best Engines, Ward's is wondering where the eco – as in economical or eco friendly – is in Ford's strong-selling line of EcoBoost engines.

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The Ford Transit took the reins as America's best-selling van in December. The Blue Oval's recently introduced full-size van line sold 10,030 units to take the title, and impressively, the model nearly doubled its annual sales in those 31 days to reach 20,488-units for all of 2014. It also beat Ford's own aging E-Series in sales for the second consecutive month.

Recalls

Ford has announced five separate recalls, affecting 202,000 vehicles built between 2005 and 2014.

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Ford's booth at the SEMA Show this year looks to have two, big themes. The Blue Oval is bringing over a dozen takes on the 2015 Mustang to the event, and it's now also announcing five customized versions on the 2015 Transit to join the modded pony cars. Each of the vans shows off a different use for the spacious commercial vehicle, from plush luxury to offroad ruggedness.