Ford Transit Connect Second generation
Body versions :
Box Van , high-roof , minibus
Gasoline: 1.0-1.6 liters Diesel: 1.5-1.6 liters
The second generation produced from the end of 2013 is based on the Ford C-MAX . The Transit Connect was voted Van of the Year 2003 and 2014.
At the beginning of 2014, the next generation of Connect was launched on the market. This model uses the platform of the Ford C-Max and the design takes over elements of the Ford Kuga .Now with ABS, electronic stability control (ESC), fuel-saving features such as stop-start and brake energy recuperation on some models which are Base, Trend and Limited versions, also feature DAB radio with USB connectivity and Bluetooth function. The High end Limited versions also features, body coloured front bumper,Eight-way adjustable driver's seat .Plastic load liner Foglights
Electric, heated door mirrors.Heated windscreen and washer jets with Air-conditioning .Cruise control with speed limiter as standard.Sliding side door on passenger side depending on market.
The 1.0-liter EcoBoost -Ottomotor and the 1.6-liter Duratorq diesel engine were taken from the Ford Focus , the dashboard was derived from other Ford car models. Special feature is the passenger double seat with folding center seat. The long version of the Connect has a loading length of up to three meters.Both Short and long wheel base will carry two Euro size pallets,
The Tourneo Connect also offers seven seats, which are fully retractable in the rear space for a flat cargo area. Again, there are two wheelbases SWB (L1) and LWB (L2), but only a medium-high roof version, instead of previously flat and high roof. The rear axle consists of a coil-sprung composite beam design.
In September 2018, a revised facelift version was introduced.
Euro NCAP 5 stars
Engines: Gasoline engine : 1.0-1.6 liters (74-110 kW) Diesel engine : 1.5-1.6 liters (55-88 kW)
Drive: front-wheel drive
Gearbox: 6-speed manual transmission
Length: 4418-4825 mm
Width: 1835 mm
Height: 1852-1862 mm
Wheelbase: 2662-3062 mm
Curb weight :1471-1608 kg
Emission standard: Euro 6