2016 Ford Transit Van, Specs, Accessories


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The latest model of the famous Ford Transit comes with such a design that offers both passenger comfort as well as the ability of carrying a huge amount of load. Furthermore, it is also equipped with many technological features, that will improve the maneuverability of the vehicle, and even more raise the demand for this model on the global market. The 2016 Ford Transit comes in nine different model options.

2016 Ford Transit changes

When taking a look at the 2016 Ford Transit, you will notice that it comes with the 2 passengers, and one sliding door, for the cargo, on the right side of the vehicle. In the back, the new model comes with the dual back doors, which can be opened at 90, and 270 degrees, and come in the 60/40 arrangement, which allows the huge objects to be placed in the back without a problem. Furthermore, the vehicle will receive a new bigger set of LED daytime running lights as well as automatic adaptive HID headlights. Some other changes will include the restyled bumpers, and a set of 16-inch steel wheels, strong enough for all the load you can fit inside.

2016 Ford Transit dimensions
Model MWB LR MWB MR LWB LR LWB MR LWB HR LWB EL
HR SRW
LWB EL
HR DRW
Wheelbase (in.) 129.9 129.9 147.6 147.6 147.6 147.6 147.6
Length (in.) 219.9 219.9 237.6 237.6 237.6 266.1 266.1
Width (in.) 97.4
81.3
97.4
81.3
97.4
81.3
97.4
81.3
97.4
81.3
97.4
81.3
97.4
83.7
Height (in.) 83.6 100.8 83.2 100.7 110.1 109.4 109.4
Track (in.) 68.2 (front)
68.6 (rear)
68.2 (front)
68.6 (rear)
68.2 (front)
68.6 (rear)
68.2 (front)
68.6 (rear)
68.2 (front)
68.6 (rear)
68.2 (front)
68.6 (rear)
68.5 (front)
65.7 (rear)
Load length (in.) 126.0 126.0 143.7 143.7 143.7 172.2 172.2
Cargo width (in.) 70.2 70.2 70.2 70.2 70.2 70.2 70.2
Load height (in.) 56.9 72.0 56.9 72.0 81.5 81.5 81.5
Cargo volume (cu. ft.) 246.7 315.2 277.7 357.7 404.3 487.3 487.3

As far as the cabin is concerned, the 2016 Ford Transit will come with a redesigned dashboard, which will be equipped with a touchscreen, which will be in charge of controlling a great deal of features as well as for the entertainment. When it comes to the seats, the cabin will be equipped with one driver seat, and a double seat for the 2 passengers in the front, leaving the back area free for cargo. Speaking of the back area, it will come with LED lighting, making it easier to check the cargo. Furthermore, the steering wheel will be tilt-telescopic, allowing the driver to have the an improved control over the vehicle.

New Ford Transit 2016 specs and price

Under the hood of the new 2016 Ford Transit, the customers will find the 3.7-liter DOHC V6 FFT engine, which is capable of generating up to 270 hp and 250 lb-ft of torque. As far as the transmission goes, the engine will be paired with the 6-speed automatic gearbox, and it will transfer the power to the back wheels. When it comes to the fuel consumption of the new model, it is expected to come with better ratings than the previous model, as well as with lower car battery consumption.

Engine type 3.7-liter V6 3.5-liter
EcoBoost V6
3.2-liter
Power Stroke diesel I-5
Displacement (cu.in. / cc) 227 / 3.731 213 / 3.497 195 / 3.198
Horsepower 275 310 185
Torque 260 lb.-ft. 400 lb.-ft. 350 lb.-ft.
Fuel capacity 25 gallons
Transmission type Six-speed automatic with overdrive

When it comes to the price of the new 2016 Ford Transit, it is expected to be available for a price of around $30,500, and the price will go up to around $48000, since the new Transit will also be offered in several different versions.

More info on official Ford site.

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