The Minions and ‘Minionwagon’ Ford Transit Connect Wagon Kick Off Road Trip at Ford Championship Weekend in Florida “Minionwagon” Ford Transit Connect Wagon to serve as grand marshal vehicle at Ford EcoBoost 400 on Sunday, final race of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup season; Minions Kevin, Stuart and Bob, along with grand marshal Hoda Kotb, […]
More than half of commercial van customers in the United States in the first six months of 2015 bought a Ford van – Transit, Transit Connect or E-Series Ford is the fastest-growing brand in the commercial van market, driving 80 percent of the segment’s growth in the first half of 2015, according to Ford analysis […]
Ford helps Santa Shoebox Project keep presents in Transit Ford donates the use of two Transit vans for Santa Shoebox Project Nearly 100 000 presents to be delivered to orphanages and children’s homes PRETORIA, South Africa, 04 November 2014 – Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) has joined forces with the long-running Santa Shoebox Project […]
Compact commercial vehicle ideal for small and start-up companies EcoBoost® and SYNC® technologies offer modern features Transit and Tourneo Connect arriving in 2015 PRETORIA, South Africa, 26 September 2014 – Ford’s all-new Transit Connect has everything it takes to be the backbone of the start-up businesses around South Africa. The company’s newest commercial vehicle offering […]
Mining Sector a Focus for Ford’s Commercial Line-up Mining-hardened Ranger XL-Plus offers toughness Transit line-up offers versatility across many models RMA partnership assures quality aftermarket modifications PRETORIA, South Africa, 15September 2014 – Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) will show off its commercial vehicle line-up at the Electra Mining Africa 2014 exhibition this week, […]
Goodwood Festival of Speed debut for new Wellhouse Ford Terrier Bianco special edition campervan on Ford stand in the Motoring Village First UK campervan conversion based on new Ford Transit kombi/Tourneo Custom and voted The Campervan of The Year 2014 One of range of four special editions: Rosso, Bianco, Nero and Argento Standard specification includes: […]
HOW FORD, RAILROAD INDUSTRY CREATED INNOVATIVE WAY TO SHIP THE NEW TRANSIT VAN TO NORTH AMERICAN CUSTOMERS Innovative new railcar for vehicle shipping accommodates the variety of Ford Transit roof heights Optimized mix of rail and truck transport provides the most efficient delivery time and lowest shipping cost, and supports Ford’s Blueprint for Sustainability by […]
Ford Continues To Expand Commercial Vehicle Line-Up New Transit previewed in South Africa ahead of 2014 introduction Ford continues to expand its commercial vehicle offerings in South Africa Transit Connect on display for the first time in South Africa PRETORIA, South Africa, 16 October 2013 – Following the introduction of the Transit Custom earlier this […]
Dynamic Ford Transit Custom Brings New Levels of Style and Functionality to the One-Tonne Van Market All-new Transit Custom represents a completely new generation of one-tonne commercial vehicles from Ford, offering businesses unmatched combination of style, driver appeal and functionality The Transit Custom features a stylish and modern exterior, car-like interior and outstanding driving dynamics […]
ALL-NEW FORD TRANSIT COURIER MAKES GLOBAL DEBUT AT BIRMINGHAM CV SHOW COMPLETING FOUR-VEHICLE TRANSIT RANGE Ford delivers final stage in transformation of its commercial vehicle range at the Birmingham CV Show; global debut of Transit Courier completes all-new four vehicle Transit range, helping to drive sales growth of more than 50 per cent by 2016 […]
3D rapid prototyping enables Ford engineers to create workable parts right at their desks digitally – increasing global efficiency, greatly reducing development time and time to market, and saving cost Ford is a leader in 3D printing, investing in efforts not only to enable engineers to create an entrepreneurial spirit through experimenting at their workstations, […]
ALL-NEW FORD TRANSIT AND TOURNEO CUSTOM BREAK NEW GROUND AS FIRST ONE-TONNE VANS TO EARN FIVE-STAR EURO NCAP RATING All-new Ford Transit Custom is the first vehicle in its segment to achieve the maximum five-star rating from independent vehicle safety organisation Euro NCAP Top rating also applies to all-new stylish and luxurious Tourneo Custom people […]
Ford leapfrogs Volkswagen as most reliable van manufacturer in Fleet News 50 survey (FN50) The UK’s most popular van, the Ford Transit, is judged most reliable model Brentwood, Essex, 07 November, 2012 – Ford builds the most reliable commercial vehicles according to a survey of the 50 largest UK contract hire and leasing companies. The […]
FORD UK ENGINEERING AND MANUFACTURING SUPPORT PRODUCTION LAUNCH OF ALL-NEW FORD TRANSIT CUSTOM AND TOURNEO CUSTOM
Production of the all-new Ford Transit and Tourneo Custom, engineered at the Ford Dunton Technical Centre in the UK, is now underway in Kocaeli, Turkey The launch of the all-new Transit and Tourneo, powered by engines produced at Ford Dagenham in the UK, marks a new era for Ford’s global commercial vehicles Ford Transit Custom […]
Birmingham, CV Show, NEC 24 April, 2012 – Seven years after its foundation, the Transit Van Club is celebrating the signing of its 1,000th member. Darren Kempton, who owns two classic examples of Ford’s finest, is the “millennium member” and he was presented with a commemorative certificate from club founder Peter Lee.
DYNAMIC NEW FORD TRANSIT CUSTOM BRINGS NEW LEVELS OF STYLE AND FUNCTIONALITY TO THE ONE-TONNE VAN MARKET
All-new Transit Custom makes global debut at Birmingham CV Show, prior to sales launch later in 2012 in Europe and other global markets; vehicle is major step in Ford’s commitment to refresh entire commercial vehicle line-up by 2014 Transit Custom represents a completely new generation of one-tonne commercial vehicles from Ford, offering businesses unmatched combination […]
Ford Transit – Van of the Year Ford Ranger – Best Pick-up Ford Transit – Best Small Panel Van Ford Transit – Best Minibus Ford FiestaVan – Highly Commended Small Van BRENTWOOD, Essex, 20 March, 2012 – Ford commercial vehicles picked up five trophies at the annual awards presented by independent website Vans A2Z. The […]
Brentwood, Essex, 02 March, 2012 – Ford has developed a modified Transit known as the “Pharmavan”, in association with AAH Pharmaceuticals. AAH, the UK’s leading distributor of pharmaceuticals and healthcare products, has taken delivery of 270 Ford models to add to its 800-strong van fleet.
New Ford Transit Van Designed to Be Tough on the Job, Lighter in Weight and on the Wallet Ford is building a new road filled with potholes, bumps and curbs to test the new Transit full-size van at its Michigan Proving Grounds New Transit van will eventually replace the Econoline wagon and van Ford is […]
BRENTWOOD, Essex, 6th December, 2011– The UK’s top-selling van has received another accolade from leading magazine What Van?, declaring the Ford Transit best medium van 2012. The Ford Fiesta Van, the Ford Transit One Stop Shop programme and Ford’s ECOnetic technologies were also highly commended. Paul Barker, editor of What Van? said: “The new Stage […]
BRENTWOOD, Essex, 7 November, 2011 – Ford has once again come to the aid of disabled Service skiers to compete in international winter sports events with the provision of a new Transit minibus.