14/18  CITY/HWY
EPA-Estimated MPG
8.1  Sec.
0-60 MPH
2 - 15
246.7 - 542.2  cu ft
Cargo Space

What's New for the 2018 Ford Transit?

The Transit Van offers consumers ample space, fuel economy and a great deal of standard options. There is a considerable amount of choice consumers have in buying from this line. There are three variations in roof height, two variations in wheelbases as well as an extra-long version for extra space. There are three different choices for engines all of which are fuel economy based.

2018 Ford Transit Connect Interior

Trims & Features

This is a full-size van that can be used for cargo or transport and can be fitted according to consumer need quite easily. The roof line can be upgraded to allow for greater interior space if needed and the length can be varied to make it customized into a full-length version. The price is quite reasonable with a base price of up to $35,000.

The baseline single trim level comes standardly equipped with 16-inch steel wheels and a full-size spare tire; for entry ease, there is a 60/40-split hinged passenger-side door for the lower roof style or for the medium or higher roofs there is a sliding passenger-side door. All of the 2018 Ford transit vans have keyless entry, air conditioning, rear view camera for backing up and hitch assist. Additionally, all variations of this van come with full power accessories, four speaker audio system with audio jack, cargo area tie-downs and a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel. A six-speed transmission is standard on all 2018 Ford Transits.

The options for this van can be ordered alone or part of a comprehensive option package. Options include: A heavy-duty trailering package, power-folding mirrors either long or short, different axle ratios, long-arm exterior mirrors and a variety of window choices. Other option choices include: dual sliding rear cargo doors, cruise control, rear parking sensors, power-retractable running boards, leather upholstery, a lane departure warning system, remote engine start, automatic headlights and wipers, rear air-conditioning with spray-in liner for the rear cargo area.

Electronic options include: the Ford Telematics tech system, a radio upgrade with Bluetooth phone and audio, as well as sound system upgrades. The van does not come standard with a CD player but a CD player can be added as well as a USB port, Sync which is a voice-activated media player. Upgrade to six speakers, an HD radio or satellite radio or the Sync 3 infotainment interface with navigation with a 6.5-inch touchscreen interface.

The 2018 Ford Transit has a lower step-in height when compared to the old-style work vans. The option for taller roof heights can be a big benefit which makes it possible to walk upright in the cargo area. This vehicle also has a passenger package capability of 8-10-12-or 15-passenger versions.


2018 Ford Transit Connect Front

This van has a basic cargo 247 cubic feet, cargo capacity weight of 4330 lbs. is basic when used as a cargo van. But this can be expanded depending on overall package design. The Transit comes in 150, 250 and 350 versions that allow for an increase in cargo weight capacity. The engine options for this van include a standard 3.7-liter V6 engine. This engine is a 275 horsepower-260 pound-feet of torque output. The optional upgrades are a turbocharged 3.2-liter diesel-powered engine inline five-cylinder and optional turbocharged or a 3.5-liter V6 engine. This vehicle gets an average of 14 city MPG and 18 highway MPG.


2018 Ford Transit Connect SunroofThe Transit is very easy to handle and is much easier to drive than other work vans with good steering maneuverability and response. The van's Standard safety features include the AdvanceTrac with roll stability control which can be very important for cargo vans and a Tire Pressure Monitoring System. Additionally, the driving position in the vehicle gives drivers an expansive view of the road ahead.

The Ford Transit is just what you need for your commercial vehicle needs. Come check it out today at Frontier Fordin Santa Clara, CA.

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