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2018 Ford Transit

As a van with long tradition, excellent quality and reputation, 2018 Ford Transit will continue to be one of the best offers on the market. This great van is present for over fifty years. It was originally launched way back in 1965, and so far we have seen five generations of it. Current model came in 2013, completely redesigned and reengineered. With new design, this van is a class-leader. However, company wants to make sure that this state will remain. So, there are preparations for refresh of this model, which is expected to come next year, as 2018 Ford Transit.

2018 Ford Transit changes

2018 Ford Transit

As we already mentioned, it is time to see some modifications on the current Transit. The 2018 Ford Transit will come refreshed, and this updated will include several changes. First of all, we should mention that there will be no some larger changes, which will change base design of the vehicle. All base characteristics of this van will remain the same. The will come both in commercial and passenger variants. There will be three passenger variants, with 8, 12 and 15 seats. When it is about trim levels, this van is available in base Van, then Wagon XL, and finally Wagon XXL. On the other side, we expect some updates, both outside and inside.

2018 Ford Transit redesign

When it is about exterior design, 2018 Transit will come with a little bit improved visual appearance. We will see some revisions at the front, probably on headlights and grille, which will adapt this van more to the company’s design language. When it is about interior, we will see the same cabin, even some smaller revision on the dash aren’t expected. On the other side, we could see longer list of standard features, for example.

2018 Ford Transit cargo

2018 Ford Transit engine

The 2018 Ford Transit will come with three engines in offer. Most attractive will definitely be a version with 3.5 liter EcoBoost engine, which is good for about 310 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque. There is also a 3.7 liter V6 engine, which has max output of around 275 hp and 260 lb-ft. Finally, there is a diesel variant, which uses company’s well-known 3.2 liter engine, which makes around 185 horses and 350 pound-feet of torque.

2018 Ford Transit interio

2018 Ford Transit release date and price

The 2018 Ford Transit is expected to come somewhere in the second half of next year. Base model will go around 30.000 dollars.

6 thoughts on “2018 Ford Transit”

  1. Hopefully Ford will offer a drivers side Swivel seat in the 2018 Transit. It seems the parking brake lever is in the way of any type of swivel seats now. This is a major complaint of buyers of the Transit on B type RV’s.

  2. lenny arthuro

    what about the brakes wearing out at 15,000 miles, and its not under warranty, doesn’t anyone have complaints about bad designed brakes

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