The All-new Ford Transit Connect has been named “International Van of The Year”. The success of the Ford Transit continues following the Transit (2001), Transit Connect (2003), Transit (2007) and Transit Custom (2013).
Ford has completely redesigned its commercial vehicle line-up, the new Transit Connect joins an all-new four-strong Transit range, alongside the Transit Custom and the forthcoming two-tonne Transit and Transit Courier models to be launched in 2014.
The all-new Transit Connect offers van operators class-leading fuel economy, load carrying ability and durability, with the ECOnetic model delivering 70.6 mpg and CO2 emissions of 105g/km – a 34 per cent improvement versus the current model. The highly fuel-efficient 1.0-litre EcoBoost petrol engine also offers class-leading petrol economy.