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Selected Style FWD 115" LS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 115" LS 24 26 $20,857 $21,955
FWD 115" LT 24 26 $22,339 $23,515
T-150 130" Low Roof XL Swing-Out RH Dr
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
T-150 130" Low Roof Swing-Out RH Dr XL 14 19 $29,769 $32,270
T-150 130" Low Roof Sliding RH Dr XL 14 19 $29,907 $32,420
T-150 130" Med Roof Sliding RH Dr XL 14 19 $31,300 $33,930
T-350 148" Low Roof Swing-Out RH Dr XL N/A N/A $33,136 $35,920
T-350 148" Low Roof Sliding RH Dr XL N/A N/A $33,275 $36,070
T-350 148" Med Roof Sliding RH Dr XL N/A N/A $34,668 $37,580
T-350 148" High Roof Sliding RH Dr XL N/A N/A $36,282 $39,330
T-350 148" EL High Roof Sliding RH Dr XL N/A N/A $39,018 $42,295
T-150 130" Low Roof Swing-Out RH Dr XLT 14 19 $31,153 $33,770
T-150 130" Low Roof Sliding RH Dr XLT 14 19 $31,291 $33,920
T-150 130" Med Roof Sliding RH Dr XLT 14 19 $32,684 $35,430
T-350 148" Low Roof Swing-Out RH Dr XLT N/A N/A $34,520 $37,420
T-350 148" Low Roof Sliding RH Dr XLT N/A N/A $34,659 $37,570
T-350 148" Med Roof Sliding RH Dr XLT N/A N/A $36,052 $39,080
T-350 148" High Roof Sliding RH Dr XLT N/A N/A $37,665 $40,830
T-350 148" EL High Roof Sliding RH Dr XLT N/A N/A $40,401 $43,795
Pricing
Invoice Price
$29,769
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$32,270
Monthly Payment Estimate
$538 / month
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The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating Read Our Full Review
TCC's Bottom Line The 2015 Ford Transit is dramatically different than its long-running E-Series predecessor; it should provide more box-on-wheels goodness and flexibility, with more comfort, fuel-efficiency, and safety.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 14 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 26 mpg 19 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Swing-Out Split Swing-Out
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 41.70 40.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.10 67.9
Passenger Capacity 2 8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.60 39.7
Front Hip Room (in) 51.30 67.5
Second Hip Room (in) - 69.6
Third Leg Room (in) - 35.6
Second Head Room (in) - 41.1
Third Hip Room (in) - 67.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 71.4
Third Head Room (in) - 40.6
Third Shoulder Room (in) - 67
Second Leg Room (in) - 33.7
Exterior Dimensions
Step Up Height - Side (in) 19.20 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - TBD - 28.2
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 186.30 -
Side Door Opening Height (in) 45.80 -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 6.1 -
Height, Overall (in) 73.70 82.2
Step Up Height - Front (in) 14.80 -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 48.80 -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) - TBD - -
Wheelbase (in) 115.20 130
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 6.5 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.10 81.3
Side Door Opening Width (in) 27.00 -
Overhang, Front (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 53.00 52.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 124
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 48.00 53.7
Cargo Volume (ft³) 122.7 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) 82.80 -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - 69.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - 94.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - 124
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) - 224.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) - 94.2
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 12.1
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.14 x 1.10 12.1
Brake Type Pwr -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) No Yes
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA Midship
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 26
Fuel Tank Location - TBD - Midship
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.7 -
Steering Type Pwr Rack-Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) N/A -
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - 720
Rear Tire Size 185/60R15C, 95/92T TL LT235/65SR16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 6394
Rear Tire Order Code QTY NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - -
Front Tire Size 185/60R15C, 95/92T TL LT235/65SR16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - 720
Spare Tire Size Full-Size Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code QTY NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 5996
Spare Tire Order Code RBI NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 4700
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 470
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 705
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 4700
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) - 4700
Weight Information
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) - TBD - 2900
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - TBD - 10800
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 5070
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 2588
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4751 8550
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - TBD - 4130
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - Full-Size
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 16 X 7
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 16 X 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.0 -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD - -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - TBD - -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 250
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) NA -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Regular Unleaded V-6
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection Sequential MPI
Engine Oil Cooler - TBD - Regular
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 139 @ 4900 260 @ 4000
Engine Order Code L0A 99M-1
Displacement 2.0L 3.7 L/228
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 131 @ 5200 275 @ 6000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 14 (Est)
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 25 16 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26 19 (Est)
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) NA 2.34
Trans Order Code MR8 446
Transfer Case Power Take Off - TBD - No
Trans Power Take Off - TBD - -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 1.14
Trans Description Cont. Continuously Variable Transmission Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Model - TBD - -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.69
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.63-0.38 4.17
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - TBD - -
Clutch Size (in) NA -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) NA 1.52
Trans Type 1 6
Trans PTO Access - TBD - No
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.86
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - TBD - -
Reverse Ratio (:1) 0.75 3.40
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet City Express Cargo Van Ford Transit Wagon
Body Code ZW9 -
Body Style Cargo Van Wagon
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - 4130
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Stage Leaf
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - TBD - 3.73
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 5070
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - -
Axle Type - Rear - TBD - Rigid Axle
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 5515
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - 4130
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear - TBD - 3.73
Axle Type - Front - TBD - Independent
Frame
Frame Type - TBD - -
Doors
Side Door Type Dual Sliding Split Swing-Out
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 6 -
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 7.2 11.4 (Est)
 
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