2015 Ford Transit, the fifth generation of this van, is attractive looking, well designed application. The 2015 Ford Transit is redesign of a new body introduced in 2014. Available in configurations of cargo, passenger and flatbed/chassis, the 2015 Ford Transit is driven by rear wheels, and is quite a versatile vehicle. Read on…
2015 Ford Transit chassis, body & exterior redesign:
2015 Ford Transit is built in collaboration with Ford Europe and built at the Claycomo, Missouri plant, the van is available in short, medium and long wheelbase depending upon if you buy the cargo or cab chassis or the cutaway. Basically you could buy the short length version of the 2015 Ford Transit in only cargo and passenger, and all three versions in cab chassis and cutaway versions. The max payload for the 2015 Ford Transit is 4650 lbs with the 3.5L engine model. The van is available in both single and load bearing dual rear wheel options. The cargo van is also available in 3 roof heights, with highest roof that can allow a passenger standing up to 6 ft 5 inches high! Ford has also made available a host of cargo management system with the 2015 Ford Transit, like racks, storage cabins, drawers and dividers for your own cargo configuration. The chassis is strong and well built, the van stays pretty rigid and that helps handling on the road.
2015 Ford Transit interior and seating
2015 Ford Transit interiors are fresh and inspired from the Ford focus. The well built and high quality interiors are a workman’s delight. Clean dash, places to hold your cups, maps and floor plans are available besides a central touch based infotainment system that handles Bluetooth, navigation, audio, radio and other basics. You could pair up your phone with the available sync system for hands free calling, voice activated commands, 911 assist and accessing your mobile apps while on the road. The seating is comfortable for the driver and passengers with multiple seating options in the body. Seating and cargo volume depends on the body length and height you choose.
2015 Ford Transit Engine/Transmission
2015 Ford Transit engine options include the 3.7L Ti-VCT V6 FFV engine that punches out 275hp @ 6000 rpm & 260lb-ft torque @ 4000 pm. The 3.5L EcoBoost V6 engine that pushes out 310 hp @ 5000 rpm and 400 kb-ft torque @ 2250 rpm, or the 3.2L I5 Diesel engine that pumps out 185 hp @ 3000 rpm and 350 kb-ft torque @ 1500 – 2750 rpm range.
2015 Ford Transit release date & Price
2015 Ford Transit is now available and you may walk into any Ford dealership for inventory, the wagon model costs between a ballpark of US $ 29600-$33600 depending upon the zip code.
Over to you:
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- 2015 Ford Transit is a fresh new design
- Good interiors, like a car
- versatile cargo and seating management
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