2018 Ford Transit Concept
The Ford Company recently announced that is working on the new model 2018 Ford Transit. One of the most prominent sections where Ford excels to a great extent than other car manufacturers is the Van and minivan section. These compact cars gained popularity in the market because of its high performance, better fuel efficiency, low maintenance cost combined with a reasonable price tag.
2018 Ford Transit – Variants
The 2018 Ford Transit is acknowledged as the class leader and this car is certainly and though it is speculated that there will be no technical uplift, some upgrades, and few tweaking is highly likely to take place. With these tweaking and tuning the car is estimated to be available in the world market from the second half of 2018 in many variants. Speculated variants are as follows.
- There will be both passenger and commercial variants of 2018 Ford Transit
- For the trim level, this car offers three different variants. Primarily the base van, secondarily the Wagon XL and thirdly the Wagon XXL
Well, depending upon which variant you will choose, the engine performance and choice is ought to vary. Let’s look how these important things change with the change in the car variant.
Modification in Design
The 2018 Ford Transit has been on the road since 1965 and till then it has cherished itself and its customers with lots of features. This transit is about to see some facelift and extension in terms of length and wheelbase in the upcoming version. In addition to this, there will be a whole new dashboard. Moreover, it is speculated that the highest variant will have carpeted interior, gold metallic paint, and larger alloy wheels.
The engine is acknowledged as the heart of the car. Thus, depending on the variant of this car, its performance, ability and carrying capacity, engine configuration also changes. The standard van version will have a 2.5-liter inline-4 engine that will produce 169 horsepower at 6,000 rpm. The EPA rating will be 20/27 mpg.
Price and Expected Release Date
The new Ford Transit will be priced around $24,000. So it is highly affordable. If you want class, elegance coupled with the latest technology like ABS, EBS, cruise control and several other safety measures, then go for 2018 Ford Transit. This affordable vehicle will certainly make your journey a remarkable experience sometime in 2018.