2019 Ford Transit Connect in the Spotlight

April 22nd, 2019 by

2019 Ford Transit ConnectThe 2019 Ford Transit Connect is a durable, versatile business tool. Power, capability, efficient size and operating expenses can be huge factors for both large- and small-business owners. They are factors that have changed the cargo van market as commercial buyers seek out and take advantage of right-sized alternatives to get the job done.

Engine Options

For 2019 Transit Connect Vans offer up a choice of gasoline or diesel engines:

  • 2.0L GDI I-4 (Gas), as well as
  • 1.5L EcoBlue TC direct-injection diesel (late availability)

Transit Connect Cargo Van can be the perfect solution for customer, offering compact size, efficient powertrains and maneuverability in tight spaces and congested areas.

2019 Ford Transit ConnectFuel-Conscious Features

Small-business owners may be especially interested in fuel-efficiency features, such as:

  • EcoCoach – uses driver input from the accelerator and brake pedals, as well as how the vehicle responds to those inputs to rate efficient driving behavior
  • EcoMode – assists the driver in operating the vehicle more efficiently by monitoring gear changing and speed while driving

Doors and Windows

A variety of choice lets customer tailor Transit Connect Cargo Van to their needs.

  • Side doors
    • Standard dual-sliding side doors with no side windows/glass, as well as
    • Available fixed glass on passenger side only or both sides; includes steel-mesh window guards
  • Rear doors
    • Swing-out, 180-degree, 50/50 rear doors (with or without glass), as well as
    • Rear liftgate with fixed glass

2019 Ford Transit ConnectGenerous Cargo Space in the 2019 Ford Transit Connect

With nearly vertical side and a flat load floor, plus two wheelbase choices, cargo vans deliver impressive cargo space and payload ratings. Interior highlights include:

  • 2-passenger seating
    • Driver/front-passenger vinyl bucket seats on XL, as well as
    • Driver/front-passenger cloth bucket seats on XLT
    • Front seats provide excellent visibility and ergonomics
  • Standard comfort seats have been enhanced for 2019, as well as
  • Passenger seat back folds flat to create a writing or laptop surface
  • Optional composite bulkhead (with or without window)
  • Low floor height (under 2 feet) at rear door, as well as
  • Easily load cargo up to 4-feet wide, 4-feet tall and 7-feet long

2019 Ford Transit ConnectUpfitting Made Easy

The online Upfit Configurator makes it easy to deliver customized rack-and-bins ship-thru packages for 2019 Ford Transit Connect.

  • Find it at transitupfits.com
  • The Configurator now includes upfits for both short wheelbase and long wheelbase models
  • Users can shop by vocational packages, such as General Contracting, HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical and Catering
  • Integration with ford.com Build & Price allows customers to choose their upfit while building out their desired vehicle configuration
  • Includes products from the best names in the upfit business – Adrian Steel, Katerack, Masterack and Sortimo by Knapheide
  • Saves time because vehicles are delivered to the dealership fully equipped to customer specifications

2019 Ford Transit Connect