Ford Transit Connect vs. Ford Transit Van

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Key Specs

MSRP

Kelley Blue Book
$26,845 (MSRP)
$33,135 (MSRP)

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
162 - 169 hp
185 - 310 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L GDI I
1.5L ECOBLUE TC DI DIESEL
FLEX FUEL CAPABILITY (FFV)
3.7L Ti
3.5L ECOBOOST V6
3.2L POWERSTROKE I5 DIESEL

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm
Optional
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Optional
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Optional
Optional

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Optional
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost
Optional

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass
Optional
Optional

Driver Restriction Features

Driver Restriction Features
Optional
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.3 in.
39.7 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
46.9 in.
40.8 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input

CD Player

CD Player
Optional
Optional

AC

AC
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5 - 7
1 - 2

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P215/55HR16
LT235/65SR16

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
120.6 in.
129.9 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
40 ft.
42.9 ft.

Length

Length
190 in.
219.9 in.

Width

Width
72.2 in.
81.3 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
162 - 169 hp
185 - 310 hp

Torque

Torque
144 - 171 ft. lbs.
260 - 400 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
200 lbs.
540 lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Optional
Optional

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
15.8 gal.
25 gal.

Combined

Combined
23 - 27 mpg
Unknown mpg

City

City
20 - 24 mpg
Unknown mpg

Highway

Highway
26 - 29 mpg
Unknown mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights
Optional
Optional

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag
Optional

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Ford Transit Connect Wagon
Ford Transit Van

Body Style

Body Style
Passenger Wagon LWB
Low Roof Cargo Van

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5, 6, 7
1 - 2

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
2000 lbs.
5400 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
200 lbs.
540 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
2000 lbs.
5400 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
200 lbs.
540 lbs.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
98A, 992, 997, 99F
99G, 99M, 99M-1, 99V

Engine Type

Engine Type
Flexible
Regular Unleaded I-4
Turbo Diesel I-4
Flexible V-6
Gaseous Fuel Compatible V-6
Intercooled Turbo Diesel I-5
Regular Unleaded V-6
Twin Turbo Regular Unleaded V-6

Displacement

Displacement
1.5 L/92, 2.0 L/122, 2.5 L/152
3.2 L/195, 3.5 L/213, 3.7 L/228

Fuel System

Fuel System
Diesel Direct Injection, Gasoline Direct Injection, Sequential MPI
Diesel Injection, Gasoline Direct Injection, Sequential MPI

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
446 - 448
446

Trans Type

Trans Type
6 - 8
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.58 - 4.69
4.17

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.96 - 3.31
2.34

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.91 - 3.01
1.52

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.45 - 1.92
1.14

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - 1.45
0.86

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.75 - 1.00
0.69

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.94 - 2.96
3.40

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
220
150, 210, 250

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam
Leaf

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P215/55HR16
LT235/65SR16

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P215/55HR16
LT235/65SR16

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Full-Size
Full-Size

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 in.
16 X 7 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 in.
16 X 7 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Full-Size in.
Full-Size in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum - Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum - Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
40 ft.
42.9 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.8 gal.
25 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
46.9 in.
40.8 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.3 in.
39.7 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.6 in.
67.9 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
54.2 in.
67.5 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
120.6 in.
129.9 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
190 in.
219.9 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
72.2 in.
81.3 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
71.6 in.
83.6 in.

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1
85.6 in.
126 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
47 in.
54.8 in.

Cargo Box (Area) Height

Cargo Box (Area) Height
43.3 in.
56.9 in.

Model Group

Model Group
Transit Connect
Transit

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Large Van
Large Van

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Wagon
Cargo Van

Body Cab Style

Body Cab Style
Wagon
Cargo Van

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
1.5, 2.0, 2.5
3.2, 3.5, 3.7

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC - SOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum - iron

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
5 - 6

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
2 - 4
4