2016 Ford Transit would be one very reliable van. Here are information about release date, price, interior, engine and more.
2016 Ford Transit Release Date
The first thing that needs to be said is that 2016 Ford Transit has not been officially presented in the showrooms throughout the word. This is expected to happen during the second half of 2015. Also, it needs to be said that the sales would probably begin during the end of 2015, or even at the beginning of 2016.
Price of 2016 Ford Transit
The manufacturer has not published any price information for different trims that 2016 Ford Transit would certainly have. However, the expectations are that the basic model of this van would cost about $30,000. Furthermore, it is expected that the most improved and equipped trim wold go as much as $50,000.
It is almost redundant to say that 2016 Ford Transit would have a typical design of a van. Namely, it would have a bit higher cargo area which would be open by a cargo opening on the side, which would open almost entire area of the van. This door would be a sliding door. Additionally, there would be two doors at the front which would serve for the entrance of passengers into the cabin. Furthermore, there would be a door at the back also for opening the cargo area at that side. The van itself would have very noticeable headlights and taillights.
The cargo area of 2016 Ford Transit is the most important part of this vehicle since this van is solely made for transportation of goods and materials. This transport vehicle would have also a cabin area which would have a row of seats which would be able to receive three passengers. The comfort of passengers would be guaranteed by incorporation of good climate and audio controls, while safety would be secured by the incorporation of airbags.
Engine and Transmission
The purpose of 2016 Ford Transit is to transport goods and materials, and this is why this van has a variety of engine options which are all very reliable and resistant. It needs to be pointed out that it is speculated that the manufacturer would offer this can in three engine options. The first engine option that the manufacturer would offer would be a 3.7 liter engine. This would be a V6 petrol engine which would be in condition to reach up to 275 horsepower and to use up to 260 lb-ft of torque. The second engine option that the manufacturer would most probably offer would be a 3.5 liter engine.
This EcoBoost engine would be a V6 engine in condition to produce about 310 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of toque. Finally, there is the third engine option. This diesel option would be a 3.2 liter engine with five cylinders and with the power of 185 horses and 350 lb-ft of torque. All these engines would be paired with the automatic transmission which would have six speeds. There would be an option to choose a trim with a four-wheel drive.
All in all, this van would be worth every cent.