Ford makes new Transit chill out

Ford has achieved a landmark double victory in the Arctic Van Test – one of the most gruelling tests of vehicle performance on the planet.

Ford Transit Connect takes the title

The all-new Ford Transit Connect is named “International Van of the Year 2014” at the COMTRANS commercial vehicle exhibition in Moscow as Ford becomes the first single manufacturer to win the award for two consecutive years.

New more economical engines for Transit Connect

Ford Transit Connect customers can now benefit from improved fuel economy and lower emissions by choosing the new 1.8-litre Ford Duratorq TDCi engine 89bhp or 109bhp option that exceeds the new Euro Stage V emission requirements.

Transit Connect joins Ford's electric trial

Ford’s global electric vehicles plan is benefitting from participation in the UK Government’s “Ultra-Low Carbon Vehicle Demonstrator” programme. Ford’s European electrification programme announced in March sees the introduction of two zero-emission full battery-electric vehicles.