Exceeds your needs
At Borgman Ford Commercial in Grand Rapids, MI, you'll find the Transit Connect. Minivans. SUVs. CUVs. The one-of-a-kind Ford Transit Connect is the right one to replace them all. Available as an XL or XLT Van and as an XLT or new XLT Premium Wagon, it combines the room and versatility of a van with the efficiency of a large car. It's right-sized and purpose-built to swallow cargo, sip gas and park in tight spaces. And it does it all while conveying a professional image designed to help you stand out in a crowd. (Class is Small Cargo Vans.)
Delivers protection and reliability
Transit Connect is engineered and tested to thrive in conditions that are harder, faster and tougher than most of its drivers will ever see. It's Built Ford Tough® on a rugged, commercial vehicle platform, with over 670,000 sold worldwide since 2003. Regular maintenance is simple, and the first spark plug change isn't due until 90,000 miles. Commercial customers can take advantage of outstanding support from our Business Preferred Network - top Ford Dealers who offer special services to businesses like yours.
Transit Connect is certified to Ford Light Commercial Vehicle Durability Standards - tested to 150,000 customer-equivalent miles.
- Doors and accompanying hardware were tested over a cycle of door opening and slamming equal to 205 times a day for 2 years
- Parts vibration testing simulated the worst roads to help ensure solid, reliable performance and long parts life
- Prolonged exposure to extreme temperatures across 58 countries has proven its reliability in varying climates
- Wheels, tires, suspension knuckles, springs, shock absorbers and underbody structure were tested for taking on potholes and curbs
AdvanceTrac®with RSC®(Roll Stability ControlTM)
is standard on Wagons and available on Vans. It is the only electronic stability control system in the class with a vehicle-roll motion sensor that measures the roll rate 100 times a second. Working with the Anti-Lock Brake System, traction control and yaw control, the system automatically determines how to apply individual brakes and modify engine power to help keep all 4 wheels firmly planted.
Sized just right
Transit Connect Van provides 2 seats up front, a huge cargo box with all-around access, and near-vertical sidewalls so you can make the best use of all that space. Sliding doors on both sides of the van let you load and unload the front half of the cargo area, or help position long items being loaded from the rear. Out back, 50/50 split rear doors swing 180° in standard trim, or available doors on articulated hinges (shown below) swing a full 255.° You've got 4 options for the van's door panels: side- and rear-door glass, single-side door glass, no glass or rear glass only. Inside, an expansive load floor plus low side and rear liftover heights help take the stress out of loading and unloading. Transit Connect is always ready for business.
Eases your drive
- When activated while you're slowly backing up or parallel parking, the optional Reverse Sensing System (A) automatically detects certain objects up to 6 ft. behind the vehicle. It beeps more rapidly as you get closer.
- Integrated blind spot mirrors (B) are standard on all Vans and Wagons.
- When the vehicle is in Reverse, the available rear view camera (C) displays a full-color image and handy sight lines on the rearview mirror.
- Optional Ford Work SolutionsTM2 offer full-function computing, telephone, Internet access, Garmin®navigation and more, right inside your vehicle.
Fits you and a crew
Whether you're using it for work or play, Transit Connect Wagon is the perfect multitasking partner. There's plenty of room for 5 with the standard 2nd-row 60/40 split-fold seat. You can carry up to 78.4 cu. ft. of cargo behind it, or up to 118.7 cu. ft. when folded. With the new XLT Premium, you also get
a 4-speaker audio system, enhanced rear-cargo area trim including a storage pocket in the door, rear-quarter flip-open windows and more. It all adds up to one very accommodating ride.
Upfits your way
If there's one thing that sets Transit Connect apart, it's versatility. This becomes even more apparent when it's upfitted with durable bulkhead partitions and flexible interior storage systems. Contact your local Ford Dealer to learn more about these aftermarket upfits and others to help fulfill your specific needs. When your Transit Connect Van is tailored to you, you're more productive, and that's always good business.
Leggett & Platt offers: wire, steel and solid bulkheads; Racks & Bins, QuietFlex®and Cargo Management interior packages; drawer storage cabinets; rooftop ladder racks; utility carriers; and window security screens.
Dejana offers: Katerack®system of heavy-duty pull-out shelves; standard 6-in. and 10-in. shelves; and trade-ready packages for contractors, caterers and florists.
Adrian Steel offers: wire, steel and hybrid bulkheads; Base, Intermediate, Full and Premium interior packages; flexible shelving; cargo dividers; drawer units; and literature holders.
Sortimo offers: wire mesh and solid bulkheads (with and without a window); Cargo Management; Multi-Purpose Double Floor; Courier Services and Multi-Rack Packages; Tufflex Wall Cladding; L-BOXX set; Sliding Platform; Safety Net and a Mobile Tower.
Ship-through upfits shown are installed by Dejana Equipment Company or Commercial Van Interiors.