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Ford Transit:Review the specs, features and pros & cons

Ford Transit side view
Ford Transit angular front perspective
Ford Transit angular rear perspective

Overview of the Ford Transit

Learn about the Ford Transit

Ford Transit Summary

The Ford Transit has been around for half a century, but North American drivers will only be acquainted with models launched from 2015 onwards. Prior to 2015, the more compact Ford Transit Connect was available. The Ford Transit is a versatile passenger or cargo van that can be adapted to suit commercial or personal purposes.

Drivers looking for lots of space and various engine options won't be disappointed by what the Ford Transit van has to offer. All-new models give drivers four different trims with various heights, lengths and passenger capacities.

Pros and cons of the Ford Transit

  • Fuel-efficient gas and diesel engine
  • Easy-to-use infotainment system
  • Versatile interior configurations for multiple use types
  • No V8 options
  • Less towing capacity than some rivals
  • All-wheel drive (AWD) is not available on all models
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Safety ratings of the Ford Transit

Safety ratings provided by NHTSA

  • Number of airbags6

Specifications of the Ford Transit

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats2
  • Doors4
  • Fuel typeGas or Diesel
  • TransmissionAutomatic
  • City consumption-
  • Highway consumption-
  • Width2065 mm
  • Length5532 - 6703 mm
  • Trunk space-
  • Cargo space6986 - 8925 L
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Trims available with the Ford Transit

What is a trim? Trims are different options of the same car with different features and equipment. The specs depend on the trim you choose.This variant of the Ford Transit 2020 - 2020 is available in 1 trim:

Basic trim features and specs

Frequently asked questions about the Ford Transit

Dimensions of the Ford Transit

Vehicle dimensions
YearHeight fromWidth fromLength from
Exact values depend on trim choices.
20202088 mm2065 mm5532 mm

Towing capacity of the Ford Transit

Unbraked is when the trailer being towed does not have its own braking system. Braked is when the trailer being towed has its own braking system.
Braked and unbraked towing capacities
Exact values depend on trim choices.
2020907 kg2449 − 3130 kg