•F-Series, America’s best-selling truck, posts retail sales increases of 7 percent – driven by all-new F-150; Transit drives 30 percent increase in Ford van sales versus year-ago
•Explorer sales increase 32 percent in February – best in 9 years; Mustang sales up 32 percent, for best performance...
Ford to add 1,200 jobs at Kansas City plant to ramp up Transit production
Ford Motor Co. said today it is adding 1,200 new jobs and a second shift at its Kansas City Assembly Plant to support additional production of the Ford Transit van.
The move surpasses the automaker’s pledge to the UAW in...
ONLY PEOPLE NOT THRILLED ABOUT RIDING IN ALL-NEW FORD TRANSIT? PRISONERS
Ford adds to its Police Interceptor sedan and utility vehicle lineup with new prisoner transport concept based on 2015 Ford Transit full-size van line
2015 Ford Transit Prisoner Transport Vehicle, or Transit PTV, offers...
Van Track Battle Between Ford Transit and Mercedes Sprinter is Not Pointless
You’d think that putting two standard vans around a track to see which is fastest is a pointless exercise, but it isn’t.
2014 FORD TRANSIT CONNECT WAGON GAINS IN POPULARITY
- U.S. sales of new Ford Transit Connect and Transit Connect Wagon up 27 percent for the three-month period ending July 31, compared to the same period last year
- June was best month ever for Transit Connect, with 4,573 sales of the...
Ford Makes its 15-Passenger Transit Van Safer with Industry First Full Length Side Airbag
THURSDAY, JUNE 26, 2014
Ford wants you to feel safe while you’re traveling in the back of their fifteen passenger Transit van, and thus they’ve introduced the industry’s first full-length curtain airbag...
New Ford Van Ticket to Innovation for Corporations
June 9, 2014
By: Nick Saporito
KANSAS CITY, MO – The full-size van may not be one of the sexiest vehicle segments on the market but it is undoubtedly a staple in North America. Used by everyone from telecom technicians...
Still Awaiting Diesel Fuel Economy
Ford Inside News
June 4, 2014
By: Austin Rutherford
The All-New Transit is about to make its North American debut at Ford dealers after production began last month. Ford had been keeping a tight lip on the utility van's fuel economy and power figures, but...
I will be attending the media launch of the 2015 Transit tomorrow. Let me know if you guys have any questions; I'll be publishing a first drive review later this week.
The national media launch is in KC, so it's kind of cool that it's semi-local to me.
2014 Ford Transit Courier Van Review
Ford has brought the Transit name to the small end of the van market. Can the Transit Courier deliver the goods?
You can now buy a Ford Transit for almost any load-carrying eventuality. With the Transit Custom, Transit Connect, the standard...
Ford Launches First 18-Seat Transit Minibus
Offers Improved Efficiency, Comfort and New Safety Features
COLOGNE, Germany – Ford Motor Company has launched its biggest ever minibus for Europe. The all-new Ford Transit Minibus offers up to 18-seats with improved fuel economy, comfort and...
Ford Transit Connect Wagon: The Unminivan Breaks from Traditional Seven-Passenger People Mover
May-06-2014 8:05 AM ET
LOS ANGELES – Think of the all-new 2014 Ford Transit Connect Wagon as the #unminivan.
Fuel efficient, flexible, uniquely styled and fun to drive, Transit Connect Wagon...
2015 Transit Connect Best April Sales Month Ever
The New 2015 Ford Transit Connect is getting off to a good start. April 2014 brings the highest April sales month ever for the Transit Connect in the US at 3,573.
28.6% higher than April 2013 sales of 2,779.
The next highest April sales...
2,000 NEW FORD KANSAS CITY EMPLOYEES CELEBRATE START OF PRODUCTION OF GAME-CHANGING 2015 FORD TRANSIT VAN
With 2,000 new jobs and a $1.1 billion investment, Kansas City Assembly Plant begins Ford Transit van production; Ford now more than 75 percent toward its goal of creating...
Ford Transit Skyliner Concept Is a Private Jet on Wheels
- Concept based on the all-new Ford Transit, showcasing vehicle’s capability and flexibility
- Custom luxury motor coach designed with Ford Motor Company and built by Galpin Auto Sports provides immersive comfort and luxury
Ford Transit Connect Wagon Earns Government's Highest Safety Rating
DEARBORN - The 2014 Ford Transit Connect Wagon has earned a five-star Overall Vehicle Score from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the government’s highest possible overall rating.
Last year, the...
All-New Ford Transit and Transit Connect Take Double Win in Gruelling Arctic Van Test
Mar-07-2014 2:40 AM ET
COLOGNE, Germany – Ford Motor Company has achieved a landmark double victory in one of the most gruelling tests of vehicle performance on the planet – the Arctic Van Test...
2014 Ford Transit Connect EcoBoost EPA-Rated up to 22/30 MPG
The 2014 Ford Transit Connect has received EPA estimates across the entire small commercial van lineup. The numbers reveal highway fuel economy as high as 30 mpg, and city fuel economy up to 22 mpg for models equipped with the...