≡ Menu

2016 Ford Transit Connect Review

2016 Ford Transit Connect | Multifunction Power

2016 Ford Transit Connect Exterior Front End

Experience the freedom that comes through innovation and control on the 2016 Ford Transit Connect. One of Canada’s Best-Selling Automotive Brand Seven Years In A Row (2009-2015), This vehicle holds the capacity to bring your productivity to a whole new level. Featuring a towing capacity of 2,000 lbs (907 kg) when properly equipped, there is nothing holding you back. Available trim levels include the XL Van, XLT Van, XL Wagon, XLT Wagon, and the Titanium Wagon.

2016 Ford Transit Connect Interior Seating

Smooth organization is brought forward on the interior of the 2016 Ford Transit Connect. Through this intelligent design, you are given ergonomics that enhance everyday driving. The front-row centre console offers functionality in a convenient and easy to access way as you sit back in the available six-way power-adjustable heated drivers seat with a manual lumbar adjust. Take hold of the available leather-wrapped 4-spoke steering wheel and drive with luxurious control. You are able to offer comfort to your guests through the optional dual-zone front auto temperature control. This feature enables you to set and maintain two separate front temperatures simultaneously for customized satisfaction. Entertainment and connection are achieved through the SYNC® Voice-Activated Communications System. This system connects to your compatible devices and offers you an array of hands-free connections that keep you safe on the go. They include hands-free calling, music search and control, 911 Assist and more. Experience flexibility through the available second-row fold-flat bucket seats, which allow you to bring along cargo, passengers or both. The exterior design offers an array of aerodynamic and customizable features, which enhance every trip. Light up the path ahead through the daytime running lights and available cornering front fog lamps. These fog lamps bring you increased visibility as you drive through windy roads by lighting up the corner ahead. The optional Quickclear Electric Windshield Defroster is able to remove ice, snow and mist from the windshield through a mesh of very thin heating elements embedded between layer of windshield glass for a quick and convenient way to clear vision. The 180-degree opening swing-out rear cargo doors make loading and unload cargo a breeze so each job becomes a job well-done.

Performance comes easy on the 2016 Ford Transit Connect as you experience capability in a variety of contexts. Through AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control, gyroscopic sensors are able to monitor vehicle roll motion and initiate the brakes to offer a heightened level of control. You are also given the wide-ratio gearing of the Six-Speed SelectShift® Automatic Transmission, featuring Full Manual mode or the Progressive Range Select, for more overall driver-initiated control.

2016 Ford Transit Connect Engines:

  • 2.5L Duratec® I-4: 169 horsepower and 171 lb-ft of torque
  • 1.6L EcoBoost® I-4: 178 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque

2016 Ford Transit Connect Exterior Rear End

Focus on a job well done, while the 2016 Ford Transit Connect focuses on everything else for you. From enhanced performance features, to customizable settings for every job, you are able to work like never before. You are given peace of mind as you drive through the array of safety technologies that aim to protect and prevent in any given situation. Features such as the Blind Spot Information System (BLIS) with cross traffic alert work to notify the driver when any vehicle enters either blind spot, as well as provide an audible alert when a vehicle is detected as coming from the side when reversing out of a parking stall or driveway. Take on new challenges with confidence as you explore the many vehicle configuration options of the Ford Transit Model and seamlessly transition to a better life.

Ross North
Legacy Ford Rimbey



{ 0 comments… add one }

Leave a Comment