Review 2017 Ford Transit & Transit Connect in Houston

15/19  CITY/HWY
EPA- Estimated MPG
8.1  Sec.
0-60 MPH
4
Doors
2-15
Seats
224.5  cu ft
Cargo Space

2017 Ford Transit Overview

Whether you need a cargo van, passenger van or compact van to support your business needs, Ford has you covered. The brand's Transit vans are some of the best commercial vehicles on the market, as they offer a bundle of great features that help make running a business a breeze. Coming into the new model year, the 2017 Ford Transit in Houston comes with a standard LED cargo lighting package, fresh options and a default 3.7L V6 engine on models outfitted with dual rear wheels. The smaller Transit Connect also gets new technologies and features.

Take a look at our 2017 Ford Transit review below for additional details about the commercial vans.

Available Models & Trims

Ford Transit Cargo Van

The Ford Transit cargo van is the leader of the pack. It's offered in one trim level and two wheelbases: standard and long. It's also available in low-, medium- and high-road body styles. An extended-length version of the van is available as well. 14-foot piping can be hauled in select extended-length models, while all other models can house 4-by-8-foot plywood sheets.

For features, the model includes a hinged passenger-side door, power accessories, a two-speaker stereo system and front A/C. Buyers can also tack on dual sliding rear cargo doors, cruise control and automatic wipers.

Ford Transit Wagon

Offered in XL and XLT trims, this passenger van seats up to 15, depending on the model, it is offered in the same configurations as the cargo van. It's also offered with a sliding passenger door, vinyl front seats, a six-speaker stereo, auto wipers and a chrome grille. Additional options include a heavy duty tow package, leather seats and Sync voice controls.

Ford Transit Connect

The compact Connect, highlighted in several 2017 Ford Transit reviews, is offered in Cargo Van and Wagon body styles and two wheelbases. It also comes in three trims: XL, XLT and Titanium (wagon only). Five to seven passengers can fit inside the Connect depending on which model you choose.

Notable features include Ford's SYNC 3 infotainment, standard cruise control and rear parking sensors, cargo tie-down hooks, a storage shelf, automatic wipers, a fold-flat passenger seat, roof rails, dual-zone automatic climate control and power locks.

A Variety of Engine Options

The 2017 Ford Transit in Houston employs a 3.7L V6, generating 275 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft. of torque. A turbo 3.2L diesel five-cylinder, offering 185 hp and 350 lb.-ft. of torque, is optional as well as a turbo 3.5L V6, delivering 310 hp and 400 lb.-ft. of torque. They both come with a six-speed automatic.

Select models offer a 4,560-pound payload and 7,500-pound towing capacity.

The small Transit Connect comes with a 2.5L four-cylinder, producing 169 hp and 171 lb.-ft. of torque. A six-speed automatic is also paired to this engine.

Safety Features

Antilock brakes, airbags and stability control are found on most models. Rear parking sensors and lane departure warning are optional across the roster. On the Transit Connect, you can also add blind-spot monitoring, a rearview camera (standard on Transit) and rear cross-traffic alert.

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2017 Ford Transit Video with 360-Degree Tour

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